RoboKind's humanoid robot Milo is used to teach social skills to children with autism. Bridget Carey also looks at a few ways today's working robots are more people-friendly.
RoboKind's humanoid robot Milo is used to teach social skills to children with autism. Bridget Carey also looks at the ways in which today's working robots are more people-friendly.
Software giant announces a pilot program to hire people with autism for full-time positions at its headquarters.
Scientists from Stanford University figure out a way to make "human cortical spheroids," little balls of brain cells that could offer insights into the complexities of our actual gray matter.
Researchers say MRI scans show very specific brain activity that could help diagnose autism and aid people in determining early treatment options.
"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" director J.J. Abrams shares an intimate moment with known fuzzball Chewbacca on "Jimmy Kimmel Live."
Injecting mouse embryos with a human DNA sequence leads to a marked increase in brain size -- and may provide insights into Alzheimer's.
Developers gather at a weekend hackathon to use natural language processing, Kinect tech, Google Glass, and big data to help people with autism live a more self-sufficient life.
Technically Incorrect: Researchers from the University of Chicago say that the 1970s Atari game can help in understanding how eyes move and therefore whether there might be clues into diagnosing diseases such as Parkinson's.
Using MRI to measure brain activity, researchers at Stanford find that kids with autism have a weaker connection between language and reward centers than kids without autism.