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wallace, jon
September 2016
Engineer (00137758);Sep2016, Vol. 297 Issue 7879, p34
The author discusses the implementation of science fiction implications of engineering stories by making driverless cars. Topics discussed include pros and cons of autonomous cars, empowering of human by automobiles, progress of car engineering in 21st century, joint venture between automobile maker Volvo and taxi service provider Uber to create a fleet of driverless taxis, and stress of the family drive.


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