Mario Lives: An A.I. Mario Plays Itself In ‘Super Mario World’ Like a Person Would

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Just read the above title a few times and try to process it. If you brain cannot wrap around the concept, maybe this will help. German researchers have developed an AI that allows Mario to experience emotions and act autonomously in response to them. The AI also understands voice instructions and questions. It’s sophisticated enough […]

BEAUTIFUL: The Northern Lights as Seen from the International Space Station [Time-Lapse Video]

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Aurora australis and aurora borealis (northern lights) as viewed from the International Space Station. Auroras are caused by charged particles entering the atmosphere from above causing ionization and excitation of atmospheric constituents as they collide with the earth’s magnetic field. This video was compiled using time lapse footage shot from the International Space Station obtained […]

This Super-Hydrophobic Metal’s Power to Repel Water Will Blow Your Mind!

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From The University of Rochester: This demonstration of superhydrophobic metal uses materials created in the lab of Chunlei Guo, professor of optics at the University of Rochester. The material is made by processing metal with high intensity lasers, creating micro and nano structures that make the surface highly water repellent. And here’s a more detailed […]