Technology

New Shape-Shifting Autonomous Car Learns Your Behaviors and Preferences

This is like a more sentient version of the Batmobile. The new shape-shifting autonomous car, the Mini Vision Next 100, actually...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 12 September 2016 - 12:48PM

A Next Generation Energy Source: Organic Batteries Made of Plastic-Eating Fungus

Since the beginning of human history, fire has consistently been a reliable source of advancement. First we used it to cook our food,...

Exosphere
Thursday, 08 September 2016 - 12:15PM

Apple's iPhone 7 Is Pushing Us Into the Future of Wireless Headphones (Whether We Like It or Not)

Apple finally unveiled their iPhone 7 today, and it has several futuristic features that are nearly unobjectionable. (Who, for...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 07 September 2016 - 5:11PM

The M7 Build Team From MythBusters is Getting Their Own Netflix Series

The M7 Build Team from the hit TV show MythBusters is getting ready for an onscreen comeback in a very big way. It was officially...

Zain Charkawi
Sunday, 04 September 2016 - 4:56PM

Watch: You Can Now Use the Force to Control Sphero BB-8

Just as BB-8 is pretty much a perfect droid, Sphero BB-8 is already a pretty perfect toy. But now, Sphero has added the one thing...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 01 September 2016 - 5:10PM

Report: NASA Eagleworks "Impossible" EM Drive Has Passed Peer Review

The reactionless EM Drive has drawn plenty of controversy in the scientific community, with many researchers calling it speculative...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 11:00AM

New Screen Technology Turns You Into a Hologram

Holographic technology is getting more and more advanced every day, most notably in the world of gaming. But now, the company Holovit...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 30 August 2016 - 2:49PM

Belgian Museum 3-D Prints Life-Size Model of the Stargate Device

If you've ever wanted to walk through a real-life Stargate device, now's your chance, because Belgium’s Royal Museum of Mariemont...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 29 August 2016 - 4:26PM

Science Fiction in the 21st Century: Helping Science Celebrate the Fringe Genius

Science fiction portrays the development of breakthroughs in a sort of folk-historical way—the lone madman in his garage,...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 25 August 2016 - 10:31AM

The First Feature-Length VR Movie Will Be a Jesus Christ Biopic

Filmmaking is about to take a giant step into a whole new genre: virtual reality religious biopics. The Venice International Film...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 22 August 2016 - 4:18PM

Airbus Flying Car Prototype Planned to Undergo Flight Tests in 2017

Tired of dealing with traffic? So is Airbus, and that’s why they hope to have a flying taxi service taking to the skies sometime in...

Zain Charkawi
Saturday, 20 August 2016 - 7:04PM

NASA Wants You to Help Humanoid Robot Valkyrie Get to Mars

NASA has just built a new model of the Robonaut named Valkyrie, touted as the "world's first bipedal humanoid robot." Now, the space...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 19 August 2016 - 4:15PM

Disney Patents "Real" Lightsabers for Star Wars Land

Is Disney trying to build real-life lightsabers for their Star Wars theme park? Well, no, not in the sense that they're forming a...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 - 2:27PM

Scientists Build Bacterial Nanorobots That Deliver Medicines to Cancerous Tumors

Of all of the potential applications for nanorobots (and there are many), targeted therapies for diseases may be the most...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 16 August 2016 - 12:05PM

Watch Scientists Levitate a Golf Ball-Sized Object With a Real-Life Tractor Beam

Star Trek introduced the idea of a tractor beam, a beam of light that can pull objects towards it, with "Beam me up, Scotty!", and...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 15 August 2016 - 12:33PM

Scientists Just Created a Cyborg Sting-Ray Made of Living Tissue

The cyborg revolution is upon us, although maybe in a different form than we imagined. Scientists have just built a robotic...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 10 August 2016 - 12:19PM

Tesla Car Takes Owner to the Hospital After He Has a Pulmonary Embolism

Count this as a victory for self-driving vehicle technology. A Tesla self-driving car recently drove its owner to the hospital after...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 08 August 2016 - 3:19PM

Someone Calculated How Much it Would Cost to Make a Fully-Functioning Darth Vader Suit

It was one of the most feared weapons in the Empire's armory, causing devastation and destruction just about everywhere it went. No,...

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 29 July 2016 - 3:28PM

Watch: Why Humans Can't Survive Being Shrunk

Sometimes real-life science is able to catch up with the speculative technology in science fiction--usually Star Trek--but more often...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 29 July 2016 - 2:24PM

Dolly the Sheep Has Four Clones, and They're Aging Normally

Two decades ago, the first-ever animal to be cloned from an adult cell, Dolly the sheep was born (July 5 would have been her 20th...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 - 4:58PM