The First American CRISPR Trial in Humans Will Target Cancer

Doctors hope to engineer immune cells to be better cancer fighters.

21 hours ago

What Would it Take for Home Robots to be Good at What They Do?

Experts explain why the robots showcased at this year's CES are still far from perfect.

23 hours ago

The Driverless Chevy Bolt From GM Won’t Let You Drive at All

If all goes well, the fully autonomous car will be on the roads by 2019.

January 12, 2018

Home-Made Drones Bombed a Russian Airbase, Defense Ministry Says

It's the first time a swarm of drones was put to military use.

January 11, 2018

The FCC Has Published the Net Neutrality Repeal Order. Here’s What’s Next.

Legislative efforts against the repeal are ramping up.

January 10, 2018

A New AI That Detects “Deception” May Bring an End to Lying as We Know It

The system could spot liars in courtrooms and beyond.

January 9, 2018

For Coastal Communities, the 1.5C Climate Goal Is a Matter of Life or Death

There's much to be done in so little time.

January 9, 2018

Could the Next Smartphone be Double-Sided? Samsung Thinks So.

Because two screens are better than one.

January 8, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg Is Officially Considering Cryptocurrency for Facebook

He thinks crypto could put power back in the hands of people.

January 8, 2018

A Battery-Powered Electric Plane Just Had Its First Test Flight in Australia

The plane's pair of lithium-ion batteries can keep it in the air for about an hour.

January 7, 2018
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