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Volvo admits its self-driving cars are confused by kangaroos

Swedish company’s animal detection system can identify and avoid deer, elk and caribou, but is yet to work against the marsupials’ movements<p>Volvo’s self-driving car is unable to detect kangaroos because hopping confounds its systems, the Swedish carmaker says.<p>The company’s “Large Animal Detection …

Autonomous Cars

Playback: 'SNL's' Weekend Update mocks Trump's first 100 days campaign ad

The best of the weekend's late-night TV: 'Saturday Night Live' Weekend Update anchor Colin Jost takes on President Donald Trump's first reelection campaign ad.

Colin Jost

Star Wars: Was it really a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away?

12We all know the mantra: <i>Star Wars</i> took place in a galaxy a long time ago and far, far away. But when we examine the astronomical evidence, is that …


America has never seen a party less caring than 21st-century Republicans

We pay our elected officials to take care of our communities and our planet. Since Trump took office, the GOP has set out only to destroy<p>Last week I was taking an Uber (I know, I’m sorry, it was a necessity) across an unfamiliar town when the driver, whom I’ll call Randy, started telling me about …

Health Care

NASA Just Released a Bunch of Its Software For Free

Here's what's worth downloading.<p>NASA has just released its 2017-2018 software catalogue, and everything is available for free download, without any …


Astronomers get a chance to watch a rare red nova in its opening strains - ExtremeTech

By on October 25, 2016 at 9:20 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Advance warning of big …

Signals from space aliens? Scientists disagree

The claim of two scientists that they may have found evidence of intelligent aliens is raising some astronomers' eyebrows.<p>Appearing in the journal Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific, the pair's study reports that 234 stars (out of over two million surveyed) have signals in the …

Canadian nurse charged with murders of eight nursing home patients

Police say 49-year-old Elizabeth Tracey Mae Wettlaufer was charged with first-degree murder in killings that took place between 2007 and 2014<p>Canadian police charged a 49-year-old former nurse on Tuesday with eight counts of first-degree murder over the deaths of elderly residents at long-term care …


Strange messages coming from the stars are ‘probably’ from aliens, scientists say

Scientists have heard hugely unusual messages from deep in space that they think are coming from aliens.<p>A new analysis of strange modulations in a …