Mike Wankum, WCVB-TV Boston

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WCVB-TV Boston

Boston, MA, United States

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Past articles by Mike:

Boston company's sensors revolutionizing wildfire fight: Cutting Edge

DataRobot, a Boston based leader in Artificial Intelligence, is using AI to help spot a fire earlier, allowing crews to get it under control faster. → Read More

Local company's cutting edge way to make working with robots safer

As robots become more and more common, they often interact with people, and in manufacturing that can be dangerous. → Read More

Boston holds annual Children's Winterfest in Boston Common

There may have been no snow on the ground for the annual event, but there was plenty of cold air for kids to enjoy. → Read More

Free Children's Winter Festival being held on Boston Common

Boston's annual Children's Winter Festival takes place Thursday. → Read More

Mass. company making light without electricity: Cutting Edge

When disaster strikes, lights are one of the first things to go out. Stumbling through the darkness or finding an escape route in a blackout can be terrifying. → Read More

These cutting edge industrial robots bring a softer touch

In the world of robots, much of the discussion is usually about strength and precision. But what happens when a soft touch is required? → Read More

Cutting Edge: Local university testing new rust-free materials

Automakers are constantly battling to stop corrosion, but when you mix different metals together and combine it with road salt you can actually speed up rusting. → Read More

Local lab uses cutting edge technology to cause damage, learn from it

They experiment with the damaged caused by natural disasters, to learn how to prevent future losses. → Read More

How 'dark stores' are changing future of grocery shopping

These "dark stores" are stocked with groceries and as part of a growing trend, customers are never allowed inside. → Read More

Video: Threat of rain coming with midweek warm up

There will be a chilly end to the weekend and cool start to the work week. → Read More

Video: Cool air moving in ahead of mid-week warm up

We'll have another sunny day to close out the weekend, but it won't be nearly as warm as it was Saturday. → Read More

Video: Find out if incoming rain will interrupt your weekend plans

It will be a mostly beautiful weekend, but there will be some wet weather arriving. → Read More

'Lab in a box' provides new learning experience for students

A Massachusetts company has developed a hands-on way for kids to study molecular biology. → Read More

Video: Find out when weekend rain will arrive

One weekend day will be very warm, while the other will be cooler but still very comfortable. → Read More

Video: Expect warm, cool split this weekend

There is a bit of rain on the way, but it won't disrupt a very sunny weekend. → Read More

Cutting-edge skincare laser promises wrinkle reduction

Wrinkles are natural part of life as we get older, but a local company is hoping to turn back time with cutting-edge technology. → Read More

Video: Pop-up showers on Monday only blemish for beautiful week

Sunny and mild weather should continue through next weekend. → Read More

Video: Overnight showers before sunny, mild end to weekend

It looks like sunshine and cool temperatures will hold through the work week. → Read More

Local company testing new cutting edge type of mapping system

As we get closer and closer to self driving cars, seeing the road in all kinds of weather becomes a major challenge, but that's changing thanks to a Massachusetts company's mapping technology. → Read More

Video: Chilly, fall- temperatures continue into part of weekend

Mike Wankum says the skies will clear overnight and temperatures will drop into the 40s inland. → Read More