A collective of 100 robots was considered huge until Radhika Nagpal ’94, SM ’94, PhD ’01, taught more than 1,000 of them to act together.
A world-class facility for nanoscale research is taking shape at the heart of campus.
Moon Express wants to win the Google Lunar X Prize, but going to the moon, the company suggests, is unlikely to be “a good business.”
TellusLabs is using NASA imagery, machine learning, and expert knowledge about vegetation to deliver accurate, in-season agricultural yield estimates.
Google’s new location-sensing system will make augmented reality far more useful.
Machines that truly understand language would be incredibly useful. But we don’t know how to build them.
The demise of the coal industry should start a discussion of how we will respond to the economic upheaval caused by global warming.
In Zhenan Bao’s lab at Stanford, researchers are inventing materials for touch-sensitive prosthetics.
An augmented-reality system powered by computer vision and deep learning will add an extra layer to the real world for millions of people.
Piggybacking on contentious research, the startup Ambrosia is offering blood transfusions meant to rejuvenate people.