The discovery of briny water on the Martian surface has brought new optimism that life might exist on our neighboring planet.
Robot “training academies” could help industrial robots learn to perform complicated tasks by watching a human do them first.
To watch the brain work during navigation, scientists build computer-generated worlds for mice.
Another chance to catch the most interesting and important articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
To truly change the world, Google’s new holding company will need something that has eluded many previous industrial labs: an effective commercialization strategy.
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
How much would you pay to know your genetic code? Some companies are willing to lose money to find out.
Researchers say they’ve overcome a major manufacturing challenge standing in the way of commercially viable nanotube devices.
Artificial intelligence machines are rapidly gaining on humans, but they have some way to go on IQ tests.
A roundup of the best stories on computing from other sites, collected by Tom Simonite, MIT Technology Review’s San Francisco bureau chief.