Science Videos

A New Study From Google's DeepMind Shows What Happens When AI Gets Selfish

As our world becomes more and more reliant on artificial intelligence, a vital moral question crops up: if two or more AI systems...

Devin Klos
Thursday, 09 February 2017 - 3:28PM

Check Out the Trailer for Bill Nye’s New Netflix Show, "Bill Nye Saves the World"

Bill Nye is back, and he’s out to save the world! If you, like many modern grown-ups, owe your love of science and critical...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 08 February 2017 - 12:18PM

Watch This Indie Artist Do a Speed-Drawing of Black Widow, Rogue, and Susan Storm

Almost every artist worth their salt has drooled over the Wacom booth at Comic-Con: they're pretty much the industry standard when it...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 07 February 2017 - 11:06AM

Guidelines for Preventing an AI Takeover Endorsed by Musk and Hawking

Two of modern science's most powerful voices, Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking, have both issued warnings about the dangers of artificial...

Noelle Phansalkar
Saturday, 04 February 2017 - 2:23PM

Listen to the Unreleased Speech Prepared for the Failure of the 1969 Moon Landing

Anyone who went through high school US History knows that the chapter on the Space Race pretty much burns an American flag directly...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 27 January 2017 - 12:50PM

Elon Musk Gives Update on His 'Neural Lace' Brain Computer

With all the fear surrounding any new developments in artificial intelligence, one man has proposed a radical theory — to keep...

Noelle Phansalkar
Thursday, 26 January 2017 - 8:49PM

Tiny Invention Pushes Lifelike Holograms Closer to Reality

For any Star Wars fans out there, a new piece of real world hologram technology is springing up from the iconic series. Scientists...

Noelle Phansalkar
Wednesday, 25 January 2017 - 7:28PM

NASA Video Simulates How Landing on Pluto Would Look

It may not be a planet anymore, but that doesn't mean Pluto is out of our reach. So when NASA asked, "What would it be like to...

Noelle Phansalkar
Tuesday, 24 January 2017 - 7:01PM

A Brewery Founded By MIT Geeks Releases a New Sci-Fi Rock Album on Beer Cans  

When was the last time Pabst Blue Ribbon released a beer based on a sci-fi concept album about transdimensional travel? Never,...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 24 January 2017 - 2:00PM

New Fund Aimed at Teaching Morals to AI

A new 27 million dollar fund aimed at teaching AI religion, morality, and ethics has been collected from a group of high-profile...

Noelle Phansalkar
Friday, 13 January 2017 - 7:10PM

Jeanette Epps Becomes The First Black Crewmember on The ISS

NASA has announced that Jeanette Epps will be the first black astronaut to be a crewmember aboard the ISS. Epps will also be the...

Noelle Phansalkar
Tuesday, 10 January 2017 - 3:31PM

Advanced Neural Network Is Taught To Play Mario Kart

AI can now do everything from run your household to steal your job. And with so much being demanded from the latest in technology,...

Noelle Phansalkar
Thursday, 05 January 2017 - 8:50PM

Hardcore Batman Fans Created A Fully Functional Bat-Grappling Hook!

Batman is simultaneously the most badass superhero of all time and the easiest target for jokes in the whole DC universe (aside from...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 14 December 2016 - 1:28PM

A Dying Star Foreshadows Earth's Demise

A spectacular celestial event might may foreshadow an ominous fate for Earth. Leen Decin, professor at the KU Leuven Institute of...

Noelle Phansalkar
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 - 3:51PM

Hayo Miyazaki Slams AI's Animation as "Insult to Life Itself"

Famous for his beautiful and unique animation style, Hayao Miyazaki is nothing if not a tough critic.The animator was recently treated...

Noelle Phansalkar
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 - 2:52PM

We Have (Almost) Everything We Need to Create A Real 'Westworld'

Now that we know Westworld won't return until 2018, we have a lot of time to think about things like Blade Runner and Turing...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 07 December 2016 - 1:34PM

TED Ed: How Einstein Revolutionized Our View of The Universe in One 'Miracle Year'

What made Albert Einstein a synonym for "absolute genius"? You've no doubt heard the phrases "special relativity" and "E equals MC...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 25 November 2016 - 3:33PM

Two Teenage Girls Built Africa's First-Ever Private Satellite

In May 2017, Africa will launch its first private satellite into space. The designers - two teenage girls, Brittany Bull and Sesam...

Noelle Phansalkar
Friday, 25 November 2016 - 2:37PM

Project Blue Kickstarter Hopes to Find Another Earth

We all know about 'The Pale Blue Dot' - a picture of our ocean-covered home planet from far, far away. But what if there were another...

Noelle Phansalkar
Friday, 25 November 2016 - 1:09PM

VIDEO: This Is Why Cyclops Can Still See During His Optic Blasts

Cyclops is one of the most beloved X-Men of all time, known for his iconic "optic blasts," beams of red light that emit no heat but...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 24 November 2016 - 12:54PM