An Ancient Japanese Shrine Debuts a Buddhist Robot

A high-tech twist hopes to offer Buddhist wisdom that’s easily understood by younger generations in Japan. By Thisanka SiripalaMarch 05, 2019 Kyoto, Japan’s ancient former capital, is home to temples, shrines, and imperial gardens. As the…

Squeezed Quantum Dots Produce More Stable Light

Exploiting a strain-engineering approach could provide nanoscale light sources with a nonfluctuating emission wavelength for use in sensors, quantum communication, and imaging. The Science Credit: Los Alamos National Laboratory Novel colloidal quantum dots are formed…

SpaceX Starhopper Construction Progress

SpaceX Starhopper Construction Progress Brian Wang | March 3, 2019 | The SpaceX Starhopper nose cone has had a third section added. SpaceX is using improved welding methods for the new replacement nose cone versus…

MAVEN ushers in new era by tapping the…

Read the original story from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. NASA’s 4-year-old atmosphere-sniffing Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) mission is embarking on a new campaign today to tighten its orbit around Mars. The operation will reduce…

9 AI trends on our radar

January 23rd, 2019 at 12:37 pm How new developments in automation, machine deception, hardware, and more will shape AI. Here are key AI trends business leaders and practitioners should watch in the months ahead. We…

10 Unusual Jobs for Robots

Roberta Seldon|Jan 8, 2019|Bizzare Artificial intelligence has taken over many jobs, but here are some we bet you might not would have guessed are done by robots. AI has begun to infiltrate job functions that…