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The Drone Racing League afresh held its first Human VS AI match, pitting a drone helmed by AI developed by Delft University of Technology’s MavLab against one flown by human pilot Gabriel Kocher. Despite early race hype, MavLab’s apparatus took a big “L” as Kocher flew away with the victory, active the course in half the time it took the AI.

Some landslides on Mars seem to defy an important law of physics. “Long, runout landslides” are formed by huge volumes of rock and soil moving downslope, abundantly due to the force of gravity. But their power is hard to annual for. With volumes beyond that of the Empire State Building, they move at high speeds of up to 360 kilometers per hour over flat surfaces for up to tens of kilometers.