Smart News Ideas & Innovations | Smithsonian Magazine feed for Smart News Ideas & InnovationsenWed, 30 Sep 2020 16:04:23 +0000Curly the Curling Robot Can Beat the Pros at Their Own Game 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 Year 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 Keyboard at Purdue University have found a way to make a piece of paper digitally interactiveFri, 04 Sep 2020 19:58:42 +0000