With a cue from sea slugs, researchers have taken a step towards making AI more reliable for use in surgical robots, self-driving cars, and more.
Economists find companies’ adoption of robots is partly due to shortages in middle-aged labor.
Kids have gotten used to telling Alexa or Siri to call Grandma or play their favorite song. But will doing so make them bossy? Probably not.
Advance incorporates sensing directly into an object’s material, with applications for assistive technology and “intelligent” furniture.
SMART nanosensors are safer and less tedious than existing techniques for testing plants’ response to compounds such as herbicides.
A rare fossil discovery of an ancient worm-like creature sheds light on a period of time when many of the world's animal groups were first appearing.
A new study is the first to document personality in golden-mantled ground squirrels. "This adds to the small but growing number of studies showing that individuals matter."