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Robotic Finger Senses Buried Items
The "Digger Finger" could one day find buried cables or disarm buried bombs.
May 26th, 2021
Food & Beverage
Sense Contamination in Food Products
Food safety incidents have caused illness and death nearly every year for the past two decades.
Nov 16th, 2018
How Should Autonomous Vehicles Be Programmed?
Driverless cars may one day have to decide to swerve toward a couple of people rather than a large group of bystanders.
Oct 25th, 2018
MIT Develops New 3D Printer Design System
Software lets designers exploit the extremely high resolution of 3D printers.
Aug 7th, 2017
MIT Makes Prototype to Scan T-Rex Skull
The system uses $150 worth of hardware rather than a 3D scanner that costs 200 times as much.
Jul 6th, 2017
Tactile Sensor Lets Robots Use Small Tools
Two MIT teams have given robots greater sensitivity and dexterity.
Jun 6th, 2017
MIT Makes Shape-Shifting Noodles
This programmable pasta encourages you to play with your food.
May 26th, 2017
Voice Control for All Electronics
Automatic speech recognition is on the verge of becoming your primary way to interact with devices.
Feb 14th, 2017
MIT Designs Autonomous Scooter
Think about it, an impaired user could take the scooter down the hall, take an autonomous golf cart to the parking lot, and pick up an autonomous car.
Nov 8th, 2016
'Morphing' Wing New Twist in Plane Manufacturing
New wing architecture could simplify the manufacturing process and reduce fuel consumption.
Nov 4th, 2016
Computer, Explain Yourself
New training technique would reveal the basis for machine-learning systems’ decisions.
Oct 28th, 2016
Rubbery hair-lined wetsuits may help keep surfers warm.
Oct 10th, 2016