Experts concerned AI could cause mass unemployment

As research on artificial intelligence continues to become more and more prevalent, and with new successes being made regularly in the field, there is...

Silicon Valley leaders under fire for Trump support

With the new president opening his first few weeks in office with a series of controversial executive orders, many business leaders have been asked...

Self-driving cars and smart cities model promising future in Ohio

The state of Ohio joins California, Michigan and others as a state that has specifically crafted legislation to address self-driving cars. $45 million of state...

Engineering competition teams display projects at Mayor’s Cup

Four of Union’s engineering competition teams brought their work to the Mayor’s Cup hockey game last Thursday against RPI at the Times Union Center in...

As the world warms, climate deniers threaten conservation actions

The World Meteorological Association and The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration again announced that the past year has been the hottest since recordkeeping began...

New Zealand’s first bioreactor sets example for United States

In 2012, construction of the world’s first bioreactor was completed along the Waikato River in New Zealand. The purpose of the bioreactor is to mitigate...

Autonomous vehicles featured at Vegas

Autonomous vehicles have taken center stage at CES 2017 in Las Vegas this past weekend. Formally known as the Consumer Electronics Show, CES is the...

CES features new AI applications for the home

This past week, one of the largest tech events, the Consumer Electronics Show, was held in Las Vegas. During this gathering, many of the biggest...

Tim Cook describes metallacycle and supramolecular research

Timothy R. Cook, Assistant Professor of the University at Buffalo, spoke about his research on supramolecules last week to the Chemistry Department. His talk, entitled...

MIT and NUS develop autonomous scooters, golf carts from AV technology

As transportation changes with the advent of autonomous vehicles and other innovations, some of the field’s old problems are beginning to receive new attention....