The Discovery Files
About This Show
An upbeat, entertaining look at the latest advances in science and engineering. Often fun and always fascinating, each episode covers a project funded by NSF -- federally sponsored research, brought to you by you!
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"Outta Sight!" -- The Discovery Files
3 days ago
Autonomous cars that "see" around corners are closer to a reality thanks to a new algorithm developed at Stanford University. The extremely efficient and effective algorithm processes images of occluded objects, captured using lasers and highly sensitive photon detectors, in less than a second.