DARPA turns drone ship development over to the Navy
Sea Hunter could become a new class of vessel under the Navy.
Alibaba and Microsoft AI beat human scores on Stanford reading test
Neural networks edged past human scores on the measure of machine reading.
Boeing shows its vision for a hypersonic spy aircraft
It would be a spiritual successor to the Blackbird.
Researchers create prosthetic hand that offers more lifelike dexterity
It lets users move individual fingers.
Unearthing oxygen-starved bacteria might worsen climate change
Warmer weather and disruptive farming practices could increase their carbon dioxide production.
DARPA is engineering plants to act as biohazard sensors
Meet secret agent plant.
Google voice recognition could transcribe doctor visits
It's betting that speech detection could save doctors valuable time.
3D gel stacks can grow enough stem cells to treat brain disease
It could cure some conditions without consuming gigantic amounts of space.
Researchers look deeply within batteries to see why they explode
Controlling finger-like growths called dendrites may be the key to safer batteries.