Science Videos

Watch the Outer Places Panel, Live at Columbia University's BRITE Conference

We're at Columbia University's annual BRITE Conference today, and we're hosting a panel!.  Tune into the stream below at 11:05 a.m....

Jacob Harris
Monday, 06 March 2017 - 9:51AM

Marvel Fan Builds His Own Electrified Wolverine Claws

There are few among us who haven't dreamed of having retractable adamantium blades built into our hands. Sure, we don't get into knife...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 03 March 2017 - 11:17AM

The Nintendo Switch: Everything You Need to Know Before You Buy

The Nintendo Switch is almost here! After months of waiting, the new console will officially grace store shelves on March...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 02 March 2017 - 1:18PM

Boston Dynamics' Awesome New Robot 'Handle' Looks Like a Rolling Supersoldier

Robots are slowly getting better at mimicking the human body and its movements, including grasping fingers, but the goal has always...

Devin Klos
Wednesday, 01 March 2017 - 3:10PM

Elon Musk Announces SpaceX Plans to Fly Two Space Tourists Around the Moon

In a special telephone news conference, science entrepreneur Elon Musk has announced plans to allow two private space tourists a...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 28 February 2017 - 11:01AM

This Augmented Reality App Lets You See 3D Versions of Things Before You Buy Them Online

Virtual reality gets a lot of attention because it offers a shot at Star Trek's Holodeck, but augmented reality may end up being a lot...

Super User
Monday, 27 February 2017 - 3:48PM

What You Should Know About Each Virtual Reality Headset

Have you tried out virtual reality yet? As the new technology continues to grow in popularity, more and more people have embraced VR...

Matthew Loffhagen
Sunday, 26 February 2017 - 5:25PM

CERN's Large Hadron Collider May Have Just Disproved the Existence of Ghosts

Even before Bill Murray and his friends broke into the scene with proton packs and a hit theme song, scientists have struggled to...

Devin Klos
Friday, 24 February 2017 - 1:22PM

NASA Discovers Seven Earth-Like Planets that Could Contain Water or Life

Seven Earth-like planets have just been discovered orbiting an ultra-cool dwarf star (that's an official name, we're not just...

Kat Stubing
Wednesday, 22 February 2017 - 8:06PM

Elon Musk Pushes Humans to Merge With Machines to Compete With AI

On Monday, at the World Government Summit in Dubai, Elon Musk expanded on a very radical idea — humans must merge with machines to...

Noelle Phansalkar
Saturday, 18 February 2017 - 3:57PM

Watch Someone Create a Working Lava Lamp From This DIY Science Kit

Everyone who's ever been through a school science fair knows that there are three projects that inevitably pop up: the baking soda and...

Super User
Thursday, 16 February 2017 - 2:42PM

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