Japanese Company Reveals Plans for Full-Blown Underwater City

Underwater cities that can house thousands of people is nothing more than science fiction today, but according to one ambitious...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 24 November 2014 - 3:48PM

Student Sends a Robot to School in His Place for a Week

A young boy from Long Island just got the award for most dedicated student of the year, as he sent a robot to his school rather than...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 21 November 2014 - 3:57PM

Brian Cox and Gravity VFX Team to Recreate the Universe Using Augmented Reality Technology

Popular physicist Brian Cox will join forces with the visual effects team behind the dazzling 2013 film Gravity in order to create an...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 21 November 2014 - 3:17PM

How Iron Man's Stark Arc Reactor Would Work in Real Life

Could Tony Stark's arc reactor exist in real life? Probably not, but Gizmodo's Ryan Carlyle made a valiant attempt to explain an...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 21 November 2014 - 1:55PM

Can 'Magic' Shoes Make You Happier By Changing the Sound of Your Footsteps?

Can these new "magic" shoes make you happier simply by changing the "soundtrack" of your body? A British research team claims that...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 20 November 2014 - 3:34PM

Turing Test Alternative Lovelace 2.0 Tests AI for Original Thought

The Turing test may soon be a thing of the past, as the newly standardized Lovelace 2.0 test, which will be officially proposed in...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 3:55PM

The Real Jurassic Park: Scientists Attempt to Clone a 40,000-Year-Old Woolly Mammoth

We haven't figured out a way to clone dinosaurs yet (and would we really want to?), but we may be able to clone another prehistoric...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 2:16PM

GPS Satellites Might Be Able to Detect Dark Matter

Dark matter has historically been one of the most elusive substances in the universe, but, according to new research, the key to...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 18 November 2014 - 4:14PM

Will Rosetta Be the First Robot to Win the Pulitzer Prize for Photojournalism?

Some AI programmers claim that robots will win the print journalism Pulitzer by 2016, but will the photojournalism category be won by...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 18 November 2014 - 10:32AM

Elon Musk: Killer Robots Will Arrive Within Five Years

Elon Musk is at it again. In the last year, he's made a series of incendiary claims about artificial intelligence: that it is a...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 17 November 2014 - 2:02PM

Science vs Music: Cymatics Artist Uses Science Experiments to Visualize Sounds

Experimental musician Nigel Stanford's latest music video was shot before the music was written. Why? Because he was inspired to make...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 14 November 2014 - 12:24PM

Mind-Control Device Allows Us to Turn Genes On and Off Using Only Our Minds

Swiss scientists have built a device that allows humans to determine gene expression using only the power of thought. Their experiment...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 11 November 2014 - 2:37PM

Google-Owned Boston Dynamics Unveil Atlas Robot With Karate Kid Moves

Boston Dynamics, a robotics company owned by tech giant, Google, has just unveiled a new video featuring their Atlas robot showing off...

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 11 November 2014 - 11:54AM

Did the FBI's Operation Onymous 'Break' the Anonymous Darknet?

In the last week, over two dozen sites on the Darknet service provider Tor were seized by the FBI. The authorities, who called their...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 10 November 2014 - 1:58PM

Scientists Claim They've Found a Way to Reverse the Aging Process

We're going to live forever, like in Fame. Wait, that's not a sci-fi movie, like in- Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 04 November 2014 - 1:21PM

Scientists Spend a Record-Breaking 31 Days Living in the Ocean, Devise Plans for Underwater Cities

Science fiction is chock-full of underwater cities, from Otoh Gunga in Star Wars: The Phantom Menace to Atlantis in both Stargate:...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 03 November 2014 - 4:09PM

Flying Car Prototype Is Almost Ready for Europe's Skies

European tech company AeroMobil has unveiled a third version of a vehicle that is a combination of car and plane, a "fully...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 31 October 2014 - 1:05PM

UK Computer Scientists Are Trying to Build Real-Life Ultron - A Computer That Can Upgrade Itself

In the upcoming Avengers: Age of Ultron, Iron Man builds an AI that features humanlike intelligence, self-awareness and, most...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 29 October 2014 - 3:06PM

These Robotics Hobbyists Built A Real-Life Transformer!

Transformers. They are a childhood treasure that have, unfortunately, been dragged through the mud by Michael Bay's latest exploits in...

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 28 October 2014 - 12:35PM

Elon Musk: Creating Artificial Intelligence Is Akin to Summoning a Demon

In 1997, Buffy the Vampire Slayer aired an episode in which technology enthusiasts downloaded a contained demon into a robot vessel,...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 27 October 2014 - 12:39PM