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Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg

Emerging Tech

Video: What Crazy Tech Idea Could Become Real?

Thought-based communication? It could happen.

Emerging Tech

When Will Robots Take Over the World?

A group of futurists, technology experts, and artists weigh in on the future of robotics

Emerging Tech

Robots of Yore: Lab Footage From the 1980s to the Present

A montage from the University of Pennsylvania celebrates the work of three engineers.

Emerging Tech

Video: Psychedelic explosions on the sun's surface

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory uses a gradient to reveal beautiful patterns on our home star.

Emerging Tech

Video: The Jet Propulsion Lab is way weirder (and awesomer) than you even imagined

Luke Johnson, a graphic designer at Caltech's Jet Propulsion Lab, documents the campus through photos and GPS data.

Emerging Tech

Curiosity, the sequel: What's in store for NASA's next Mars lander

Planned for 2016, NASA's next mission to Mars will examine the planet's geophysics.

Emerging Tech

Watch this anthropomorphic robot strut to 'Stayin' Alive'

DARPA originally provided the funding to develop this dancing robot

CIO Briefing

Video: Lieutenant General Mary Legere on military intelligence

The senior officer outlines opportunities and dangers provided by new technologies

Emerging Tech

NASA's video of the SpaceX Falcon 9 launch

Watch the first commercial space ship go into orbit.