A powerful laser 'porch light' could let aliens know where we are
The ultimate “we out here” would be detectable 20,000 light years away.
Drone fleets could find lost hikers in forests without using GPS
They'd use the same technology that guides self-driving cars.
MIT-developed AI learns language like a child does
It could understand the world without the usual hassles of teaching AI.
People want self-driving cars to prioritize young lives over the elderly
A study on the ethical decisions of autonomous vehicles had interesting results.
MIT finds a smarter way to fight Spectre-style CPU attacks
DAWG offers more security without a steep performance hit.
MIT's AI can identify breast cancer risk as reliably as a radiologist
The deep-learning model accurately assesses dense breast tissue.
MIT’s $1 billion college will teach the theory and ethics of AI
It will be interdisciplinary across the university's five schools.
Self-repairing material plucks carbon from the air
It's borrowing a cue from plants.
AI catches fake news by gauging the accuracy of its source
You wouldn't have to check on a story-by-story basis.