Dyani Sabin

Dyani Sabin is a science writer from small-town Ohio transplanted to New York City. Former biology researcher and library supervisor, you can also find her writing at Scientific American and the Washington Post. Email her at dyani.sabin@gmail.com.
Innovation
9.1.2017 3:49 PM
Why Safety Testing Self-Driving Cars is an Almost Impossible Challenge
Dyani Sabin
Automotive engineers have to redefine standard safety tests for self-driving cars.
Innovation
8.21.2017 2:00 PM
How Car Companies Keep Their Secrets at a Shared Testing Facility
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We visited Ohio's highly secretive Transportation Research Center.
Innovation
8.2.2017 1:51 PM
The Longest Autonomous Car-Ready Highway Nears Completion in Ohio
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Fiber optic cable is being laid right now.
Innovation
7.3.2017 6:00 PM
Japan Wants to Put Its Technology on the Moon by 2030
Dyani Sabin
A space station around the moon would support a number of countries.
Innovation
6.29.2017 10:36 PM
Researchers at METI Will Use "Universal" Messages to Contact Aliens
Dyani Sabin
The Messaging Extraterrestrial Intelligence group starts broadcasting in 2018.
Innovation
6.28.2017 7:13 PM
Tesla Is Not Starting Solar Roof Installations on June 30
Dyani Sabin
The company has yet to announce an official date for the first installation.
Innovation
6.27.2017 10:08 PM
Next-Generation A.I. Could Develop Its Own 'Human Intuition'
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Innovation
6.27.2017 8:04 PM
How Much Pollution Do July 4 Fireworks Create? Here's an Analysis
Dyani Sabin
The environmental impact of Fourth of July fireworks is remarkable.
Innovation
6.27.2017 7:50 PM
Robots Could Set Off Fireworks Next Year, Says Firework Designer
Dyani Sabin
It's the next step for the software used to design Fourth of July fireworks displays. 
Innovation
6.26.2017 8:33 PM
The Technology Exists to Have Fusion Energy by 2030
Dyani Sabin
The big trick is shrinking the size of the reactors.
Innovation
6.26.2017 7:28 PM
Six Million People in China Just Went 100 % Renewable for a Week
Dyani Sabin
It's the first major test of renewable energy on the grid in China.
Innovation
6.24.2017 10:47 AM
Ray Kurzweil Has a Prediction About Linking Our Brains to the Cloud
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Science
6.23.2017 3:25 PM
When's the Next SpaceX Launch? 
Dyani Sabin
The next SpaceX launch is July 2.
Innovation
6.22.2017 5:47 PM
Facebook Just Shared Its New Mission in Chicago
Dyani Sabin
Changing the world starts with building connections.
Innovation
6.21.2017 11:40 PM
Alibaba Founder Jack Ma's Scary Theory on AI Has Historical Support
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Innovation
6.21.2017 10:14 PM
Bill Nye Disses Ray Kurzweil's Singularity Prediction
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Innovation
6.21.2017 12:09 AM
The Answer to What's Actually Killing Coal is Hopeful and Depressing
Dyani Sabin
The real cause of the decline of coal is the free market.
Innovation
6.20.2017 7:45 PM
NASA Video Shows ISS Solar Panel Unrolling Like a Frog’s Tongue
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The panels could be used to power trips to Mars or deep-space.
Innovation
6.19.2017 11:14 PM
5 Biggest Predictions for the Future of Baseball, According to ESPN
Dyani Sabin
It's all about shortening the game.
Innovation
6.19.2017 11:08 PM
Solar, Wind, Hydro: Scientists Fight Over How to Get 100% Renewable
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It all comes down to how you feel about nuclear energy.