The Future of Fuel Cell Stations

Tomorrow's World Today Fuel Cell Stations 1

Every eco-warrior hopes to see a future that includes environmentally-friendly vehicles. When you currently think of more sustainable options, what likely comes to mind are electric vehicles, which are able to use electricity to move a vehicle. Another common option is ethanol-powered vehicles, which can be fueled using ethanol made from ‘energy crops’ such as […]

Hybrid, Electric and Fuel Cell…Oh Mirai!

Tamara Toyota Mirai

By Tamara Krinsky One of my favorite things about shooting Tomorrow’s World Today is the opportunity to learn about new things. In the case of our episode “Hydrogen-Powered”, this meant learning about cars! Full disclosure: I am not exactly what you’d call “auto-literate.” When choosing a car, I tend to have a short list of […]

MIT & Toyota Self-Driving Dataset

There’s no question that self-driving cars are on the horizon, but what will they look like? How will they operate? And, most importantly, how will they think? When it comes to research for autonomous vehicles, the data typically consists of static single images that the software will use to identify common objects on the road […]

Robotics: Today and Tomorrow

A robot contemplates its place in the world.

When it comes to modern day robots, you might picture hulking, quadrupedal machines that struggle with stairs and uneven terrain. Even humanoid androids that they have two legs share these challenges to a greater degree. It’s pretty unlikely we’ll see a robo-version of the Rockettes anytime soon. But what if a bipedal robot could do […]