The University of Michigan today opened Mcity, the world’s first controlled environment specifically designed to test the potential of connected and automated vehicle technologies that will lead the way to mass-market driverless cars.
U-M opens Mcity test environment for connected and driverless vehicles
Mercury MESSENGER nears epic mission end
A spacecraft that carries a sensor built at the University of Michigan is about to crash into the planet closest to the sun — just as NASA intended.
Peecycling: Beyond flush and forget
In the first large-scale pilot project of its kind in the nation, the researchers are testing whether they can safely make fertilizer for food crops out of disinfected human urine.
Which Way to Mars?
Is a trip to Mars closer today, or as far away as ever?
In our image
Jonathan Hurst likes to go running at night. It’s harder to see the ground then — harder to make out the roots, gullies and sidewalk lips and bound over them without tripping. “I do it to understand the robots better,” he says.