by Hayes Brown Posted on December 14, 2013 Updated: December 14, 2013
Several thousand U.S. military personnel currently operate around the world in places you probably wouldn't realize.
by Zack Beauchamp Posted on December 3, 2013
The Amazon drones force us to start thinking about whether robotic innovation will make everyone’s life much better -- or inequality much worse.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on December 2, 2013
Will Amazon's proposal open the door for flying cars? Why not vacuum tubes? And what about privacy--and personalization?
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by Hayes Brown Posted on November 22, 2013
Two proposals from Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) were rejected on Friday, leaving a showdown over changes to the drone program ahead.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on November 1, 2013 Updated: October 31, 2013
Gavin Hood's taken the grand and terrible story of Orson Scott Card's 'Ender's Game' and made it look much smaller on the big screen.
by Hayes Brown Posted on October 28, 2013 Updated: October 29, 2013
A drone killed Rafiq ur Rehman's mother and injured his children in Pakistan. Now he's in Washington to tell Congress all about it.
by Hayes Brown Posted on October 22, 2013 Updated: November 22, 2013
Two leading human rights groups now believe that the U.S. is responsible for more deaths via drone than the government has claimed.
by Aviva Shen Posted on October 14, 2013 Updated: October 14, 2013
The women's education activist met with the Obamas on Friday.
by Zack Beauchamp Posted on October 9, 2013 Updated: October 10, 2013
Lethal robots -- drones that can select targets and fire without direct human say-so, essentially -- are officially no longer a matter for science fiction.
by Christopher Butterfield Posted on October 4, 2013
A child in countries wracked with conflict such as Nigeria, Pakistan, and Syria may be forced to play a variety of roles: target of terror, collateral damage, doctor -- but only all too rarely student.