Technology | Smithsonian feed for TechnologyenThu, 04 Feb 2016 17:28:10 +0000360-Degree Cameras and Other Cool New Tech for Super Bowl 50 year's game, held at San Francisco's Levi's Stadium, should be the most high-tech Super Bowl everThu, 04 Feb 2016 17:28:10 +0000Five Ways to Fight Wildlife Crime in the Digital Age GPS-tagged eggs to smartphone apps, these emerging technologies could help give endangered species a chance at survivalTue, 02 Feb 2016 14:00:00 +0000Google's New AI Can Beat Human Champions at the Game of Go appears to have won the long race to develop a Go-winning artificial intelligence, considered a major step towards more human-like AIsWed, 27 Jan 2016 18:00:00 +0000People Are Still Trying to Build a Space Elevator key players have distanced themselves from the concept, a new film examines the continuing draw behind the sci-fi stapleThu, 21 Jan 2016 15:38:25 +0000A Detachable Airplane Cabin and Other Strange Aviation Ideas recently unveiled concept for a removable, parachute-equipped airplane cabin is only the latest in a long line of far-out designsThu, 21 Jan 2016 14:00:00 +0000Operation Desert Storm Was Not Won By Smart Weaponry Alone the "science fiction"-like technology deployed, 90 percent of ammunitions used in Desert Storm were actually “dumb weapons"Wed, 20 Jan 2016 14:07:15 +0000How Wearable Tech Is Creeping Into the Beauty Industry the release of L’Oréal's new UV-monitoring patch, beauty wearables are hitting the big timeTue, 19 Jan 2016 17:28:54 +0000This Powerful Metal Glue Sets at Room Temperature uses nanorod technology to fuse items together without heat, potentially replacing solderingFri, 15 Jan 2016 15:15:01 +0000What Landing a Rover on Mars Teaches You About Leadership and Teamwork his new book, NASA engineer Adam Steltzner shares his insights on how to inspire people to make the impossible possibleMon, 11 Jan 2016 16:37:24 +0000Six Cool Gadgets From This Year's CES Consumer Electronics Show has long been the launchpad for some of our most beloved electronics productsFri, 08 Jan 2016 16:50:20 +0000Eight Innovators to Watch in 2016 thinkers are making fascinating developments in medicine, economics, art, music and moreWed, 30 Dec 2015 14:00:00 +0000This Robot Will Make You Dinner Robotics is developing a robotic kitchen that can prepare a meal from start to finish—cleanup includedFri, 18 Dec 2015 16:48:13 +0000This Metal Is 99.9 Percent Air new metal "microlattice" is strong yet incredibly light, lending itself to a wide variety of aerospace, automotive and medical usesFri, 18 Dec 2015 14:00:00 +0000A Smartwatch for the Visually Impaired by University of Washington students, Dot translates texts, tweets and e-books to BrailleThu, 17 Dec 2015 19:54:59 +0000Teen Inventors Create Live Closed-Captioning Glasses for the Deaf Daniil Frants and his buddies hope to help the hard-of-hearing engage in naturally flowing conversationsWed, 16 Dec 2015 19:19:47 +0000How Transgender Women Are Training Their Voices to Sound More Feminine striving for some ideal female voice just reinforce stereotypes?Tue, 15 Dec 2015 14:00:00 +0000Stanford Scientists Create an Algorithm That Is the "Shazam" For Earthquakes popular song-identifying app has inspired a technique for identifying microquakes in the hopes of predicting major onesFri, 11 Dec 2015 14:00:00 +0000In Another Giant Leap, Apollo 11 Command Module Is 3D Digitized for Humankind 50 years after Armstrong, Aldrin and Collins journeyed to the moon, their spaceship finds a new digital lifeThu, 10 Dec 2015 21:07:38 +0000A Moby-Dick Emerges from the Smithsonian Collections rediscovery of a fossil whale, previously believed to be an extinct walrus, is reexamined and digitized Wed, 09 Dec 2015 19:00:00 +0000