NASA's Parker Solar Probe has been launched to travel closer to the Sun, deeper into the solar atmosphere, than any mission before it. Cutting-edge technology and engineering will help it beat the heat. The spacecraft will travel through material with temperatures greater than a million degrees Fahrenheit.
Explores the history of Technicolor both technology & the company (Natalie Kalmus). People recognize Technicolor from The Wizard of Oz, but the technology existed long before then. Two strip Technicolor and three strip Technicolor both revolutionized the film industry and shaped the look of 20th century film.
In a batch of amazing cars to run up the Goodwood hill for the Goodwood Festival of Speed, an autonomous vehicle tackled the hill and climbed it without incident (and without a nanny driver aboard): the Roboracer Robocar. It made it up twice — unlike a certain hapless robo-Mustang.
A remotely operated underwater vehicle and two airborne drones equipped with heat detectors were deployed to search for 12 teenage footballers and a coach stranded deep inside sprawling caverns cut off by rising water.
Advances in of Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning are broadening the scope of what technology can do in people’s everyday lives. Number of people are developing a curiosity in the fields with educational content online, it has never been easier to go from curiosity to proficiency.
The futuristic world filled with robots that society has fantasized about for decades started to feel like it had arrived in 2017. While you didn’t see clusters of robots walking down the street yet, we saw robotic innovations break into the mainstream, bridging the gap between science fiction and tangible.
No more being jealous of iPhone users. Want to keep texting someone even though you don't have your phone on you? You can now send and receive Android text messages on your computer -- but you'll want to set it up before you lose your phone.