What are you doing, Dave? This is a two-hour spot!If Planet Earth were covered with trillions of synthetic brain cells, each monitoring its surroundings and communicating with neighbor cells, would it develop thoughts and feelings of its own? Would such a planet rise up against its human overlords i ... More >>
Will a new generation of curbside sensors end our parking problems -- or help the government monitor our every move?
Advances in ultrarealistic simulation let soldiers experience the war in Iraq -- before they go
An interview with men who make robots that protest.
Forget about cures for HIV and leukemia. Give us robo-warriors and high-tech Jesus boots.
The Defense Department hires a New Economy futurist to help fight terror. Don't you feel safer already?
Week of January 1, 2003