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This robot spy dog is like 'Westworld' for animals

If it looks like a dog, walks like a dog, and barks like a dog, it's a robot built to spy on real dogs by making those dogs trust it so much they …

7 amazing technologies we'll see by 2030

Hollywood's depictions of the future are usually pretty far-fetched — like the flying cars of "Blade Runner" and the hoverboards in "Back to the Future II." The World Economic forum surveyed over 800 experts and executives to find out what the future will actually look like. Here are 7 amazing …

Blade Runner

Explosions Rock Istanbul Airport, Multiple Deaths Reported

ISTANBUL — Explosions rocked Turkey's largest airport Tuesday night, killing at least three dozen people and wounding scores more in what appeared to be a coordinated terror attack, officials said.<p>The gunmen opened fire around 10:30 p.m. local time (3:30 p.m. ET) at the entrance of the …

Extremism

Nissan concept video transforms cars into power plants of the future

The auto industry spends a lot of time selling us on the dream of a future of environmentally friendly vehicles and self-driving cars, but that …

Electric Vehicles

Solar road could change how we power the world

What if one single source of renewable energy could replace our reliance on coal-fired energy? That's the dream of electrical engineer Scott Brusaw, who, for the better part of a decade, has been working on just such a project. His idea? Cover all the roadways and parking lots in the US with …