CHANDLER, Ariz.—Alphabet’s Waymo unit is a worldwide leader in autonomous vehicle development for suburban environments. It has said it would launch a driverless robo-taxi service to suburban Phoenix residents this year. Yet its self-driving minivan […]
How huge lasers could zap a probe far beyond our solar system. Breakthrough Starshot aims to explore the nearest stars in our galaxy.
Air pollution could be more damaging to our health than previously thought, according to a new study, which found that prolonged exposure to dirty air has a significant impact on our cognitive abilities, especially in […]
It’s possible, a few decades from now, humans living in water-scarce places will find it ridiculous that we spent centuries just flushing away our watery sewage. Didn’t we know we could have been drinking it? […]
Iranians callers tell the BBC why the country has been gripped by a wave of despair.
On this day in 1939, the first televised Major League baseball game is broadcast on station W2XBS, the station that was to become WNBC-TV. Announcer Red Barber called the game between the Cincinnati Reds and […]
Is a deadly chemical killing off this predominantly black Louisiana town?
Cooley answers your email: Who doesn’t want a little more power in their daily driver? Squeezing 300 HP out of a Toyota Matrix 1ZZ-FE is achievable, but would require a forced induction kit, either supercharged […]