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Robotic Cars Tackle Crosstown Traffic--and Not One Another

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Science  16 Nov 2007:
Vol. 318, Issue 5853, pp. 1060-1061
DOI: 10.1126/science.318.5853.1060

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VICTORVILLE, CALIFORNIA-- In DARPA's Urban Challenge, cars that drive themselves face off in a strange, soulless rush hour. Are human drivers about to go the way of the buggy whip? (For more on robotics, see this week's special section.)