It's a scary feeling: you're driving down a long stretch of highway when your tires start to spin out of control—you're hydroplaning. Even when you feel like you have control, a layer of water can get between the road and your vehicle. But now, the Japanese company Sumitomo Rubber Industries has developed technology that could allow your tires to know when driving conditions are slippery before you do.
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Written by Curiosity Staff July 1, 2017
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