Science and science fiction alike have often used human beings as the basis for robot design and advancement. From the humanoid...
The lead engineers behind the A.I. of Google are using "inception" to test out their artificial neural networks - a strategy that has...
Pepper can not only read emotions, but has "evolved" to have emotions of its own.
The future transportation vehicle of EMT and first responders is here. Meet the jetpack that could one day help first responders save...
A remarkably simple solution to an increasingly worrying problem.
Will this super vague competition help the Hyperloop become a reality?
The RealDoll, created by Matt McMullen in 1996, allows customers to order custom-made sex dolls that can be modified for hair color,...
A team of researchers at Harvard just figured out how to "cyborgize" mice brains.
If there’s one thing science fiction loves to predict, it’s future warfare. Unfortunately, the real world is offering up plenty of...
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A funny video shows robots using their whole "bodies" to push large objects.
From beating cancer to delivering information right to your brain, Nanobots are going to change humanity forever.
MIT's "cheetah" robot becomes the first robot to jump over hurdles on its own.
Boeing and the U.S. military are currently testing prototypes for laser weapons, like those used in Star Trek or Star Wars.
The proposed Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) has been the subject of awe, controversy, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles mix-ups (just...
This tractor beam-like robot analyzes fruit flies so humans don't have to.
Professor Yuval Noah Harari believes that cyborgism is the next stage of human evolution.
From Ultron to the Cybermen, sci-fi tells us that "ethical robots" could easily decide to eliminate humanity for the greater good.
Will Stephen King's inflammatory predictions come true?
Why is science fiction more concerned with a robot's feelings than its intelligence?