New Star Chart App Is the First Virtual Reality Planetarium

There are several star chart apps on the market with augmented reality, including the Star Chart app from Escapist Games. But now,...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 10 March 2016 - 5:06PM

Hypercities, Tooth Regeneration, and Electronic Paper: How Much Will the World Change by 2017?

Sci-fi dystopias that portray a nearly unrecognizable version of Earth always take place in the far future, but with the rate of...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 02 March 2016 - 11:35AM

New Wearable Gadget Turns Your Skin Into a Touchscreen

Just in case iPhones weren't ubiquitous enough, there's now a new wearable gadget that allows you to access your tablet anywhere, even...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 17 February 2016 - 9:55AM

New Glass Technology Brings Us One Step Closer to Smart Windows

Could we soon have windows that double as TVs, computer screens, or digital assistants? With smart mirrors already becoming a reality,...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 12 February 2016 - 4:05PM

This Life-Size, Voice-Controlled BB-8 Droid Follows You Around Like a Dog

The story behind BB-8's development for Star Wars: The Force Awakens is now well known, and Sphero's mini app-controlled astromechs...

Kieran Dickson
Thursday, 11 February 2016 - 11:19AM

Google Engineer Builds Futuristic Smart Mirror for Your Bathroom

There are a few "smart mirrors" on the market, but they're not particularly advanced, and Google engineer Max Braun was unsatisfied...

Janey Tracey
Saturday, 06 February 2016 - 11:20AM

Watch: Canadian Inventor Recreates Scene From The Dark Knight Returns With a Homemade Exoskeleton and a Mini Cooper

There’s probably not a person in the world who doesn’t know about Batman’s armored Batsuit now that it’s been so heavily...

Zain Charkawi
Saturday, 30 January 2016 - 9:05PM

Watch a Step-By-Step Demonstration for Building a DIY Life-Size BB-8

This could be your favorite Star Wars toy yet.

Janey Tracey
Friday, 29 January 2016 - 9:52AM

Chinese Soldiers Are Now Being Armed With Laser Guns

It’s recently been reported that Chinese soldiers are now being armed with laser guns, but not the kind most would think. It’s...

Zain Charkawi
Saturday, 23 January 2016 - 6:53PM

Apple Might be Adding Li-Fi Capabilities to Its Devices

It seems like only yesterday that we first heard about Li-Fi, super fast wireless communication technology transmitted through LED...

Noelle Phansalkar
Wednesday, 20 January 2016 - 12:30PM

Scientists Are Currently Creating Real-Life Force Fields for Spaceships

Science fiction could once again become science fact if scientists succeed in their goal to create real-life force fields for...

Zain Charkawi
Sunday, 03 January 2016 - 5:55PM

The Air Force Is Looking for a Real-Life Star Trek Universal Translator

In the Star Trek universe, the officers on the Enterprise had access to a useful little gadget called the Universal Translator, which...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 10 December 2015 - 12:02PM

New Device Will Allow You to Feel the Impact of Virtual Reality Punches

Virtual reality may be taking a significant step towards fully immersive, realistic simulated experiences, as a new device from the...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 12 November 2015 - 11:41AM

Watch: The "World's Only True Jetpack" Flies Around New York City

Van Nuys-based company Jetpack Aviation might have just fulfilled every sci-fi fan's childhood dreams and created a real-life...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 09 November 2015 - 3:19PM

This Amazing Drone Can Dodge Obstacles at 30mph

Drones are incredibly popular these days, so popular in fact, that current estimates suggest over 1 million of the unmanned flying...

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 03 November 2015 - 11:13AM

It's Happened - Someone Finally Created a Desk That Will Let You Work While Lying Down

Pack your bags folks, because we're heading to the future. Standing desks might be all the rage in offices at the moment, but little...

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 30 October 2015 - 1:18PM

Real-Life X-Ray Vision Allows You to See Through Walls Using Wifi

A team of computer scientists from MIT has been developing technologies that allow for long-distance motion detection for several...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 28 October 2015 - 3:44PM

Marvel Fan Builds a Real-Life Mjolnir that Only He Can Lift

"Whosoever holds this hammer, if he be worthy, shall possess the power of Thor," say the Marvel gods (although that's since been...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 14 October 2015 - 11:16AM

Watch: Techies Cut Open Baby BB-8 to See What's Inside

Find out what makes the adorable droid tick.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 08 September 2015 - 12:37PM

NASA Asks Freelancers to Design a Smartwatch App for Astronauts to Use on the ISS

When astronauts perform sensitive tasks on the ISS, having free hands is key. The advent of augmented reality goggles on the space...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 13 August 2015 - 6:45PM