VIDEO The future is here! Self-driving bus “sees” if someone jumps in front of it

Scandinavia’s first self-driving bus project, “Auto Pilot”, is set to launch in Stockholm on Jan. 24. During the six-month trial, the minibus will shuttle passengers up and down a 1.5-kilometer, pre-programmed stretch of road in Kista Science City. It uses “LiDAR” technology – meaning ‘Light Detection and Ranging’ – and an array of sensors to “see” what’s around it and safely navigate roads. Spearheaded by operator Nobina, the project might be bad news for Sweden’s bus drivers.

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Viral Video – A super pilot performance at wind speeds with gusts up to 110 km/h (68 mph)

Violent gales have battered north-west Europe, killing at least nine people, toppling trees and trucks, bringing down power lines, grounding aircraft and halting road and rail traffic across the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany.

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The dramatic moment when two boats hit! The crew jumped out of the boat a few seconds before the disaster

A salmon fisherman who abandoned ship by leaping into the frigid waters of the Columbia River last summer — an instant before another motorboat crashed into his — has filed a $372,500 lawsuit against the other driver.

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