New work on quantum entanglement could "improve the performance of any application that requires a network of sensors," researchers report.
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A new gyroscope, so small it can fit on the tip of your finger, could help drones and driverless cars stay on track without a GPS signal.
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By having people navigate a virtual town, researchers gained new insight into how our brains perceive places and help us navigate our environment.
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For learning about digital spaces in virtual reality, it may not matter whether we control our movement with a joystick or our bodies.
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A new technique can boost tracking for devices while they're indoors where GPS doesn't work. It could help us get around places like airports.
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The way a barn owl can use sound to home in on its prey could pave way for electronic navigation devices that mimic an owl's brain.
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A part of the brain called the striatum helps rats make a mental map of their surroundings, research finds. The findings could improve autonomous robots.
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The way fruit flies navigate the world isn't as simple as you might think. Now, researchers understand more about their surprisingly complex calculations.
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A smart suitcase called BBeep and a wayfinding app can help visually impaired people get around the airport quickly.
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