DETROIT (AP) — After more than a decade of making cars and SUVs — and, more recently, solar panels — Tesla Inc. wants to electrify a new type of vehicle: big trucks.
GENEVA (AP) — A U.N. panel agreed Friday to move ahead with talks to define and possibly set limits on weapons that can kill without human involvement, as human rights groups said governments are moving too slowly to keep up with advances in artificial intelligence that could put computers in control one day.
BERLIN (AP) — Volkswagen says it plans to spend more than 34 billion euros ($40 billion) over the next five years on developing electric cars, autonomous driving and other new technologies.
NEW YORK (AP) — Federal regulators have weakened rules meant to support independent local media.
NEW YORK (AP) — Phone companies will have greater authority to block unwanted calls from reaching customers as regulators adopted new rules to combat automated messages known as robocalls.
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October 27, 2016

Introducing FDA’s Emerging Sciences Idea Portal: Please Help Us Predict the Future

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Gazing into the future to predict the next new things in science and technology is not just the work of a science fiction writer. Government and business engage in this forward thinking too– it’s called “horizon scanning,” a fairly recent practice that involves systematically gathering a broad… Read More
A New Makerspace for South Florida
Mar 16, 2016

A New Makerspace for South Florida

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Weather on Wheels App
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Make Your Road Trip Safer with the Weather on Wheels App, Now Available for iPhone

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team linked lunas
Oct 09, 2015

Fort Lauderdale Team Wins XPRIZE and Google's Stem-Based Competition for Kids, "Moonbots"

Linked Lunas (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) comprised of twin sisters Hadley and Delaney, age 9. XPRIZE, the global leader in incentivized prize competitions, and Google today announced Linked Lunas,… Read More
Apr 13, 2015

Is Technology Slowing Us down?

Ways That Technology Might Be Inhibiting Our Efficiency and Solutions to Maximizing its Benefits Welcome to the Digital Age. Gone are the days of typewriters, Polaroid cameras and rotary phones.… Read More
Girl On IPad
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Science4Us releases an iPad app of its kindergarten, first and second grade science curriculum

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