He’s a climate denier who has called for the end of the Department of Energy—but he also helped Texas become a renewable-energy powerhouse.
The technique that helped a computer master the game of Go is about to be tested in real vehicles as a way to cope with complex driving situations.
Instead of designing cars without controls, the company will reportedly focus on working with automakers to build more conventional vehicles.
A Bill Gates-led initiative to fund breakthroughs in clean energy will find it challenging to identify enough great opportunities.
A San Francisco startup uses encrypted data streams, machine learning, and Bitcoin payments to crowdsource insights to inform its trades.
The legal battle over who invented the powerful gene-editing tool isn’t likely to dim hopes for better crops and powerful new medical treatments.
Research points to ways that machine-learning programs could be tricked into doing unwanted things.
Waymo wants to work on autonomous ride sharing, trucks, and private vehicles—but when we can expect them is unclear.
Determining brain age from an MRI scan has always been a time-consuming business. Now an AI machine gives the answer in seconds
It hopes to find audacious startups that can provide electricity, food, transportation, and more—without contributing to climate change.