STUCK ON YOU
Coming to an ER Near You: Slug Slime
MAN'S BEST FRIEND?
New Hope for Lonely Senior Citizens: Robopets
SWEATING THE SMALL STUFF
Sweat From the Dead Can Help Solve Opioid Mysteries
‘People are dying everywhere. We need all the tools we can get.’
Can A.I. Help Stop Bee Extinction?
Colony collapse disorder has been a mystery. But artificial intelligence might just stop bees disappearing.
POINT A TO POINT B
Can Flying Cars Help Save the Planet?
Scientists are trying to tweak the Jetsons-era dream for a climate-change future.
UP UP AND AWAY
SpaceX Will Launch Human Tissue Into Microgravity
This latest experiment could be a wild new way of understanding diseases that afflict millions here on Earth.
NICE AND FRIENDLY
Will Care-Bots Cure the Loneliness of Nursing Homes?
‘Stevie gives them motivation to do things that are good for them.’
SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF PARTICLES
How We Can Dim the Sun to Survive Climate Change
All it takes is a fleet of planes spraying aerosols, diamond dust, or sea salt into the stratosphere.
Would You Let a Machine Named Violet Help You Get Pregnant?
Could a new AI analysis tool be a ‘game-changer’ for couples struggling with in-vitro fertilization, as one startup claims, or is it just the latest empty promise?