Science Videos

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

Scientists Use a Mechanical Worm Brain to Control a Lego Robot

Worms are becoming unlikely candidates to facilitate a breakthrough in artificial intelligence. Researchers from the Open Worm...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 23 January 2015 - 4:21PM

Watch: Artificially Intelligent Robot Jazz Band Freestyles with a Human

What was that about creativity as the true test of artificial intelligence? In a new video from Georgia Institute of Technology,...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 23 January 2015 - 3:13PM

New 3-D Printer Named Scotty 'Teleports' Physical Objects By Destroying Them

Thanks to a new 3-D printer fittingly named Scotty, we may be able to add teleportation to the list of scientific advancements...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 22 January 2015 - 5:09PM

Ex Machina Scientific Advisor: Real-Life Robots Will Sooner Have Ava's Intelligence than Her Body

The upcoming film Ex Machina explores a twisted version of the Turing Test, featuring an eerily human-like robot named Ava. But is Ava...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 22 January 2015 - 10:39AM

You Can Now Take a Free Online Course on Alien Hunting from Harvard University

The discovery of intelligent alien life would arguably be one of the most significant scientific developments of all time, and now...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 21 January 2015 - 3:08PM

Microsoft Unveils Windows Holographic and HoloLens Augmented Reality Goggles

At the Windows 10 event today, Microsoft announced their newest project: augmented reality goggles called Hololens. Creator Robert...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 21 January 2015 - 2:17PM

Germany Creates 'Self-Aware' Version of Super Mario Using Artificial Intelligence

A team of German researchers has just created a much smarter version of Super Mario that they claim is "self-aware," meaning it can...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 20 January 2015 - 5:19PM

Amazon Selling 12ft Tall Robot That Shoots Off BB Rounds When its Pilot Smiles

What do you get for the person who has everything? Amazon Japan now has a completely terrifying answer to that question in the form of...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 19 January 2015 - 1:28PM

What If The Moon Landing Failed?

The Moon landing. Arguably the greatest scientific achievement in America's history, the series of events that took Neil Armstrong and...

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 16 January 2015 - 2:48PM

Elon Musk Donates $10 Million to Ensure Artificial Intelligence Research Is 'Beneficial'

Elon Musk, creator of Tesla and SpaceX, has just donated $10 million of his own money to the Future of Life Institute, an organization...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 15 January 2015 - 11:43AM