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Amateur Cartographers Map Local "Food Desert"

A volunteer effort to map all the food stores in Brooklyn, N.Y., is an example of two rising trends: citizen mapping and increasing scrutiny of urban Americans' access to healthy food

February 28, 2011 — Francie Diep

Automaton, Know Thyself: Robots Become Self-Aware

Droids met the challenge of perceiving their self-image and reflecting on their own thoughts as part an effort to develop robots that are more adaptable in unpredictable situations

February 24, 2011 — Charles Q. Choi
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