Gene-Editing Technology Is About To Affect Your Shopping Cart

Newly-engineered, increased-yield rice would be allowed under updated USDA rules.

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Police Surveillance Is Getting a Helping Hand from…Amazon!

Rekognition allows police to keep track of elected officials, immigrants, and everyone else.

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Robots Shooting Jets Of Pesticides Could Cut Back On How Much Weedkiller We Use

The robots are more precise than most current weed-killing methods.

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Brain Scans Of Stressed Pilots Uncover A Big Problem With How We Do Science

Brain activity in the lab was very different from activity while in a real plane.

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Watch These Animal-Inspired Robots Find Their Footing

Who says bots can't be adorable?

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Smartphone Tech Can Help Stop Food Poisoning Before It Happens

Current testing procedures take days. This is almost instant.

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New Soft Robotic Skin Automatically Heals Itself, Even If You Shoot It Full Of Holes

Droplets of metallic liquid can form new circuits on the fly.

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EVs Can’t Change the World Until We Change How We Sell Them

Misinformed, dismissive dealers simply aren't interested in selling you an EV.

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Here’s What It Will Take for Humans to Make Mars Into a Home

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Tesla Is Adding Expensive Features to Model 3 After Denying Consumer Reports’ Bad Review

Elon Musk said selling the "affordable" Model 3 as is would "...cause Tesla to lose money & die."

May 21, 2018

Three Signs Google Is Turning to the Dark Side

Drone warfare and deceptive AIs sure don't sound "good."

May 21, 2018

Five Ways To Stay Safe Online When Using Public WiFi

Public WiFi is a hot spot for hackers. Make sure you know how to stay secure and safe when you’re not at home.

May 21, 2018

FedEx Wants To Track Packages On The Blockchain, So You’ll Know Exactly Who Dropped Your Stuff

According to CEO Fred Smith, it's a case of adapt or go extinct.

May 15, 2018

AmeriCoin: This Idea To Tokenize the US Dollar Is Compelling And Thorny

Before we give everyone cryptocurrencies, we should give them internet access.

May 10, 2018

Predators That Used To Be Threatened Are Expanding Back Into Their Old Habitats

That's good news. But it doesn’t mean we should stop protecting them.

May 10, 2018

Cheap Drug Breathalyzers Are On The Way, If We Can Figure Out How To Use Them

No weed behind the wheel, y'all.

May 9, 2018

Facebook Wants To Explore Blockchain Technology. Here’s What They Might Be Up To.

What's Facebook's new blockchain team cooking up? We have a few ideas.

May 9, 2018

Wall Street is Officially Hip To Bitcoin Trading

Bitcoin is moving from the fringes of finance to the main event.

May 8, 2018

Grimes, Elon Musk, and the Supposedly Trauma-Inducing A.I. Theory That Brought Them Together

It's the hot gossip from the Met Gala, and, yes, it does have to do with AI.

May 8, 2018