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From miniatures and matte paintings to motion capture, a look at how movie technology has changed.
We'll look at how Hollywood became a driving force in the invention of new technologies.
Recent films such as Coraline have wowed audiences with their visual effects. We'll talk with movie industry experts about the science and technology that lies behind animation, 3D images, and other visual tricks of the silver screen.
How do filmmakers create the visions of technology that fill science fiction films?
Blockbuster films use 3D, and 3D televisions are entering the market. But where is the technology headed?
Are you a late merger? You might be on to something. Ira speaks with Tom Vanderb...
More computerized features in your car mean more hacking vulnerabilities.
Carmakers are teaming up to develop fuel cell cars. Is the time right for the te...
A new book looks at the people and history behind America’s superhighways.
When you put your car in drive and press the pedal to the metal, how much of wha...
New Jersey's main arteries are two of the most congested roads in the country--we stop in at the state's brand new Traffic Management and Technology Center to see how traffic is managed.