Geraldine Cremin

AI

Robots Are Learning to Fake Empathy

Military-funded research has developed artificial intelligence that can read and respond to human emotion.
Geraldine Cremin
4.6.16
Interviews

Meet the Engineer Who Built James Cameron's Mariana Trench Submarine

Ron Allum has made a career developing submarines and exploring the deep ocean. It sounds like a pretty good gig.
Geraldine Cremin
3.23.16
Features

The Aspirational Science of Predictive Dreaming

Some scientists say psychic dreams are real. Explaining how they happen is another issue altogether.
Geraldine Cremin
1.27.16
All in Your Head

When People Kill in Their Sleep

Some bad dreams can turn deadly.
Geraldine Cremin
10.28.15
All Fronts

Loose Tweets Destroy Fleets

There’s a new front to the information war and it’s being fought by finger tips.
Geraldine Cremin
9.18.15
All Fronts

A Tour of Ukraine's 'Mad Max' Tank Factory

In the outskirts of Kyiv, a small team of engineers and one “crazy professor” are making the ultimate tank from scrap metal and old tractor parts.
Geraldine Cremin
9.15.15
Hell or Salt Water

Hell on High Seas

A record number of migrants are placing their lives in the hands of volatile people smugglers and violent seas in search of safe harbor. How did it get so dire?
Geraldine Cremin
8.11.15
Australia

Answers to the Malaysian Airline Mystery Still Lie on the Ocean Floor

Newly found wreckage, the first breakthrough in the search for MH370, might not be such a breakthrough after all.
Geraldine Cremin
8.4.15
Interviews

Neil deGrasse Tyson: Politicians Reject Science Because Voters Do

But he's got a plan to solve the problem.
Geraldine Cremin
4.29.15
Interviews

Terence Winter Brings Back Booze, Adds Sex, Drugs and Creates Rock and Roll

As "Boardwalk Empire" comes to an end, creator Terence Winter gets ready to rock out with Mick Jagger.
Geraldine Cremin
9.10.14