Glasses could prevent motion sickness in self-driving cars

Never mind festooning a self-driving car in lights and other devices to fend off motion sickness -- you might just have to slip on some eyewear. University of Michigan researchers have patented a system that could use glasses or a headset to prevent...

Existing EV batteries could be recharged five times faster

Lithium-ion batteries have massively improved in the last half-decade, but there are still issues. The biggest, especially for EVs, is that charging...

Toyota's next EV motor could use 50 percent less rare earth metals

Toyota has designed a magnet that halves the amount of rare earths needed in its electric cars, which could help mitigate the fall out of a looming...

Archos' electric scooter taps Android for directions

It's not just bicycle makers hoping Android will improve your two-wheeled transportation. Archos has unveiled a Citee Connect electric scooter...

Thaw unveils ‘more severe’ potholes in Detroit area

Michigan transportation department official: ‘I don’t have words for how many potholes and how the roads are crumbling’        

New MSU legal team includes ex-state chief justice

The new team replaces Bob Noto, who is retiring as general counsel in the wake of the Larry Nassar scandal