Science Videos

Performance Artist to Live as Someone Else for 28 Days Through Virtual Reality

UK performance artist Mark Farid is getting ready to plug into the Matrix. For 28 days, he will essentially live someone else's life,...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 12 February 2015 - 6:14PM

Physicists Predict Discovery of Gravitational Waves by January 1, 2017

The BICEP2 data may have been officially debunked, but that doesn't mean that we've given up looking for gravitational waves. On the...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 12 February 2015 - 12:09PM

Watch: Bright Meteoritic Explosion Captured on New Zealand Dash Cam

A beautiful bright flash over the night sky of New Zealand's South Island was captured on camera earlier this week and experts believe...

Kieran Dickson
Thursday, 12 February 2015 - 11:18AM

Watch: Video Takes You Through Our Solar System at the Speed of Light

We usually use the phrase "speed of light" as a euphemism for "really really fast," but when you're talking about our vast solar...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 11 February 2015 - 2:44PM

If I Die on Mars: Meet the Volunteers for the One-Way Mission to Mars in 2024

In 2024, Dutch organization Mars One plans to send the first humans to the Red Planet. The journey is so long, and the environment so...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 11 February 2015 - 11:46AM

What Happens to Earth When the Milky Way and Andromeda Galaxies Collide?

We already know that the Milky Way and Andromeda galaxies are headed for a catastrophic collision, in which they spend billions of...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 10 February 2015 - 1:34PM

Watch: NASA Video Shows How Water Behaves in Space

As part of a series of experiments to determine exactly how water behaves in microgravity, NASA has released a video that shows the...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 09 February 2015 - 5:53PM

Navy Robot Firefighter Puts Out a Blaze for the First Time

The US Navy has created an autonomous, humanoid robot that can successfully fight fires, even as it moves at approximately the speed...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 05 February 2015 - 2:35PM

I Can Has Gravity? Watch Cats in Zero Gravity Freak Out and Lose All Their Natural Grace

Ever wonder how your cat would handle zero gravity? This hilarious- and only mildly disturbing- vintage video from 1947 shows adorable...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 04 February 2015 - 11:45AM

MIT Scientists Close to Creating Holograms By Using Sound to Manipulate Light

Although 3-D films are all the rage these days, we still haven't actually mastered holography, or holograms, as they're affectionately...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 03 February 2015 - 3:24PM

Time Lapse of NASA Infrared Images of Earth Shows Fluid Motion of Water Vapor

The internet is filled with gorgeous images of Earth from space, but in this new time-lapse video, creator James Tyrwhitt-Drake...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 02 February 2015 - 1:19PM

Robot Assistant with 'Personality' Tells You What to Wear to Work

I suppose we'd rather have artificial intelligence that behaves like Samantha in Her than like the Terminators, but this is still a...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 30 January 2015 - 1:48PM

What Would Happen if Humans Were Suddenly Wiped Off the Face of the Earth?

Many recent television shows and movies have explored the concept of the Rapture, in which a significant portion of the human...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 30 January 2015 - 11:27AM

Extreme Close-Up Images of Everyday Objects Are Beautiful and Unrecognizable

In a new video installment of the Amazing Worlds Within Our World series, artist Pyanek demonstrated that the entire world is like...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 29 January 2015 - 10:23AM

SpaceX Animation Shows Plans for Anticipated Reusable Rockets

In spite of the high-profile Falcon 9 explosion just two weeks ago, SpaceX is reportedly getting closer and closer to its goal of...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 12:26PM

First Laser Caught on Camera Looks Like Every Sci-Fi Movie

Scientists have caught the flight path of a laser on camera for the very first time, and it genuinely looks like a Star Wars battle:...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 5:07PM

Battery-Powered Bell Still Ringing 175 Years After Its Creation

A battery-powered bell at the University of Oxford has been ringing for 175 years, and scientists essentially have no idea why. Its...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 3:34PM

There May Be an Exoplanet Ring System 200 Times the Size of Saturn's

Could there be a giant ring system that's 200 times the size of Saturn's famous rings? University of Rochester’s Eric Mamajek...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 11:02AM

Meet the Aquatic Robot That Could Aid the Hunt for Alien Life on Europa

2400 ft beneath the Antarctic Ice, a robotic adventurer makes the astonishing discovery that deep within that dark and incredibly cold...

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 26 January 2015 - 3:51PM

Renowned AI Expert Makes Incredible Predictions for the Next 30 Years

We've heard a lot of inflammatory predictions about artificial intelligence in the media lately, but the predictions of Ray Kurzweil...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 26 January 2015 - 3:32PM