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People underestimate the potential of drone technology. Millions of vaccine doses and a thousands of coffee cups have already been delivered with drones. But more is to be expected, predicts Maria Eriksson.
Translate all languages and transcribe from speech to text in real-time, and use smart search functions based on real questions. These are just a few examples of how machine learning changes all industries, says Vikram Anbazhagan, Director of Amazon Lex within the AWS AI team.
Will electric cars be cheaper to buy than the equivalent petrol cars in 2025? And does it matter when the big shift from petrol to electricity takes place? We have updated our forecast from last spring.
A simple scanner could help sorting companies that today use manual sorting to become more efficient at recycling different types of plastics correctly.
In this Italian garden a new installation shows guests, who visit the park, how much carbon dioxide the trees store.
Researchers at Cambridge University have a solution that makes the sparkly holiday ahead more environmentally friendly. Biodegradable glitter in time for Christmas.
Coral Vita’s mission is to restore lost coral reefs and grow more climate-resilient ones.
Rescue whales from colliding with cargo ships, alerting on a flood that is on its way, or monitoring emissions. Every day, data collected from space make a difference on Earth, says Amazon Web Services Clint Crosier.
The Earthshot Prize 2021 awards brilliant Indian inventions that combat high pollution: a tractor tow to make agricultural waste valuable and a solar-powered ironing cart.
In modern health care, enormous amounts of data are generated. By becoming better at analyzing it, we can both produce drugs faster and use healthcare resources more efficiently, says Taha Kass-Hout, Director, Machine Learning & Chief Medical Officer at Amazon Web Services.
Rocket company tries a new method of collecting rockets: by using a helicopter to retrieve it mid-air as it descends.
European companies can become significantly more sustainable by closing their data centers and moving applications to public cloud services instead. This according to a new report by 451 Research.
Oat husk or rice husk could be used in concrete, resulting in reduced quantities of cement necessary in concrete by almost 50 percent.
A group of molecules has proven able to attack bacteria that are resistant to today's antibiotics.
To tackle climate change, we need to divert from fossil fuels and opt for a new strategy. But an important question mark remains: What about nuclear energy? Could thorium have a key role to play?
Lyme Disease is a condition with potentially severe consequences for those infected. Using mRNA technology combined with a unique approach, Yale researchers have developed a new vaccine that shows great promise.