Smart News Ideas & Innovations | Smithsonian Magazinehttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/rss/smartnews-ideas-innovations/RSS feed for Smart News Ideas & InnovationsenWed, 30 Sep 2020 16:04:23 +0000Curly the Curling Robot Can Beat the Pros at Their Own Gamehttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/curly-curling-robot-can-beat-pros-their-own-game-180975951/An AI-powered robot was able to beat professional curling teams 3-out-of-4 times, a new study showsWed, 30 Sep 2020 16:04:23 +0000An A.I.-Driven 'Mayflower' Will Cross the Atlantic Next Yearhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/mayflower-england-400-celebrations-exhibit-180975850/The autonomous vessel's launch, originally scheduled to mark the 400th anniversary of the Pilgrims' landing at Plymouth, was delayed by the pandemicFri, 18 Sep 2020 15:31:58 +0000With a Simple Piece of Paper, Engineers Create Self-Powered, Wireless Keyboardhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/your-next-digital-tablet-could-be-made-paper-180975727/Scientists at Purdue University have found a way to make a piece of paper digitally interactiveFri, 04 Sep 2020 19:58:42 +0000