Science Videos

NASA Is Using Hoverboard Technology to Make a Real-Life Tractor Beam

Will we someday be able to say "Beam me up, Scotty" in real life? NASA has just teamed up with Arx Pax, the company that (sort of)...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 04 September 2015 - 4:20PM

Professor Brian Cox Suggests Pluto Could be Home to Alien Life

Could Pluto be added to the ever-growing list of potential alien life hosts that exist within our solar system?

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 04 September 2015 - 11:56AM

Watch: Could Robots Really Use Humans as Batteries to Power the Matrix?

How much "people power" does it take to run The Matrix?

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 03 September 2015 - 5:37PM

'Heart in a Box' Device Resuscitates Hearts Removed from Dead Bodies

"They're not really dead, but it doesn't really matter."

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 01 September 2015 - 3:29PM

NASA's Terminator-Style Artificial Skin Self-Heals from a Bullet Wound in Less than a Second

Self-healing plastics, like the ones presumably used on the T-1000 in the second Terminator film, are now a reality, as NASA has...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 31 August 2015 - 12:43PM

Buzz Aldrin Forms a Space Institute to Promote Settlement on Mars

"Get your ass to Mars!"

Janey Tracey
Friday, 28 August 2015 - 11:12AM

Robotic Bartender Helps Mix Over 280 Cocktails for Partygoers

Who says that mixology has to be all about flinging cocktail shakers and pompously pairing weird flavors? If the team behind HoLLiE...

Kieran Dickson
Thursday, 27 August 2015 - 5:47PM

No Driver Needed: Autonomous Trucks Will Be on Florida Roads by the End of the Year

Autonomous vehicles are quickly becoming a reality, and although there are still many detractors, they seem more and more like an...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 27 August 2015 - 2:15PM

NASA's Dawn Spacecraft Spots Mysterious Mountain on Ceres

Ceres, the largest object in the asteroid belt, has long been an enigma, mostly as a result of those weird white spots. But now,...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 - 1:54PM

Stephen Hawking May Have Just Solved the Paradox of Black Holes

Black holes aren't as black as we once thought.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 25 August 2015 - 5:25PM

Virtual Reality Room Takes One Step Closer to a Real-Life Holodeck

The Unreal Engine brings an "intense level of realism never before achieved."

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 25 August 2015 - 12:12PM

Could We Ever Actually Live on Mars?

We're all obsessed with the idea of going to Mars, but will it ever be possible to live there?

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 24 August 2015 - 5:58PM

NASA Reveals Nine Real-Life Space Technologies in The Martian

The Martian has been hailed as one of the most scientifically accurate sci-fi novels in recent memory, and the film adaptation looks...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 - 11:34AM

Space Advocates Hope to Use The Martian Movie to Encourage Political Support for Future Mars Missions

Can Ridley Scott's The Martian really encourage the Government to increase spending on planetary sciences?

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 18 August 2015 - 5:49PM

Watch an Amazing Simulation of the Pluto Flyby

The seamless video is a compilation of Pluto flyby photos.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 18 August 2015 - 4:05PM

This Drinkable Book is Attacking Waterborne Diseases on Two Fronts

We can read books on the reasons why we should purify our water, but what about using those very pages as a purifying filter for our...

Alexandra Grunberg
Tuesday, 18 August 2015 - 2:38PM

Venmo Creator Is Building Samantha from 'Her'

"Fin feels like a person — actually, it feels like a multiplicity of people, almost like a city."

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 18 August 2015 - 1:13PM

Google Takes Humanoid Robot ATLAS for a Walk in the Woods

With all the talk surrounding artificial intelligence, people often forget that it will likely be much easier to create a robot with...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 17 August 2015 - 1:17PM

Planet of the Apes: Koko the Gorilla Demonstrates Great Apes' Capacity for Speech

Forget about the robot apocalypse, we might need to worry about apes taking over the world.

Janey Tracey
Friday, 14 August 2015 - 1:04PM

MIT Researchers Build Beer-Delivering Robots

When trying to build robots who work together, researchers often cite potential applications like rescue missions, or fire-fighting,...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 13 August 2015 - 4:14PM