In order to unload a dishwasher, STAIR determines on the fly how best to grasp unfamiliar objects.
Cued by a verbal command, the Stanford Artificial Intelligence Robot (STAIR) retrieves a stapler from an unfamiliar room.
Stanford’s Andrew Ng explains his work to build a general-purpose household robot and demonstrates some of the prototype’s unique abilities.
An experiment shows how "deceptive" behavior can emerge from simple rules.
A network design that uses old TV spectrum could produce better long-range wireless connectivity.
How a remix was made--and how it could have been easier.
The celebration of the Apollo 11 anniversary renews the debate over the scientific value of manned space exploration.
A breakthrough explores the challenges--and suggests the financial possibilities--of creating quantum networks.