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self-driving car

As autonomous cars take to the streets with empty driver’s seats, experts are still debating: How safe is “safe enough” for self-driving vehicles?

graphic of an evidence hierarchy

Evidence hierarchies, one version shown, classify types of studies according to the strength of evidence they provide. But a recent paper challenges the assumptions behind these hierarchies.

Asian tiger mosquito

WATCH OUT The Asian tiger mosquito (shown) is an unloved invader in much of the world, but now a bad-dad version is about to be commercially launched as a living tool to control populations of the pests.

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