Technology

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

The Majority of Americans Are Worried About Designer Babies and Brain Chip Implants

While sci-fi has been portraying technologies like human genetic modification and cognitive enhancers for decades, real-life...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 - 11:38AM

Chinese Scientists to Rewrite Human DNA for the First Time in History

Editing the human genome has been a controversial topic in the scientific community, but next month, a group of Chinese researchers...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 25 July 2016 - 5:21PM

Star Wars Celebration Revealed Exactly How BB-8 Works

BB-8 has been beloved by Star Wars fans ever since he showed up in the first teaser, and even more so when he was revealed to be an...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 18 July 2016 - 4:31PM

New Flying Car Prototype Will Hit the Skies Next Year

This week, Slovakian company Aeromobil unveiled their new flying car prototype, which looks like something out of a Bond movie (or a...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 15 July 2016 - 2:56PM

Want a Hyperloop in Your City? Get Your Pitch Ready

It's time to brush up on your PowerPoint skills, because you might be able to come up with a pitch that could see a Hyperloop built...

Johnny Brayson
Tuesday, 12 July 2016 - 7:52PM

Pokémon GO Has Been More Popular Than Anybody Could Have Imagined

If you've seen an increasing number of smarthphone zombies (those irritating folk who plod down the street with their eyes placed...

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 11 July 2016 - 10:44AM

Scientists Are Currently Creating Bomb-Sniffing Locust Cyborgs

Engineers from Washington University in St. Louis are currently developing locust cyborgs that can “sniff” for bombs. The...

Zain Charkawi
Saturday, 09 July 2016 - 5:26PM

Searching for Pokémon in Real Life - Pokémon GO is Nintendo's Latest Attempt to Get Us Active

Pokémon GO finally went live in major territories around the globe today, and it might just be the most exciting way to get active...

Kieran Dickson
Thursday, 07 July 2016 - 9:03AM

Mind-Reading Machine Can Visualize Your Memories

Scientists have discovered a way to reconstruct the images in a person's mind. In a new study, researchers concluded that it's...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 28 June 2016 - 1:20PM

An A.I Just Defeated a Human Fighter Pilot in Multiple Dogfight Simulations

Over the last few years, there's been a lot of talk about Tom Cruise returning for a sequel to the hit fighter pilot action flick, Top...

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 28 June 2016 - 5:15AM

Become an X-Man with This Cyclops-Inspired Flamethrower Mask

In the X-Men universe, Cyclops has the ability to emit high-energy beams from his eyes that destroy anything in their path. Now, you...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 27 June 2016 - 2:10PM

How Far Should Driverless Cars Go To Save Your Life?

As driverless cars come closer and closer to taking over our roads, some of the issues at the heart of A.I. development still need...

Noelle Phansalkar
Monday, 27 June 2016 - 6:24AM

Elon Musk Wants to Create Robots to Carry Out Household Chores

There's probably not many things that scare Tesla Motors and SpaceX founder Elon Musk - but the billionaire admits that one of his...

Noelle Phansalkar
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 - 6:09AM

Security Experts Say the Mr. Robot Hack Could Happen in Real Life

In season one of the groundbreaking, critically acclaimed USA show Mr. Robot, hackers use a program to take down a huge...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 20 June 2016 - 11:14AM

Meet The First Robot Ever To Break a Law of Robotics

Isaac Asimov's three rules of robotics are simple: "[1] A robot may not injust a human being, or, through inaction, allow a human...

Noelle Phansalkar
Monday, 20 June 2016 - 10:20AM

Our Quest for a Space Elevator Has Hit a Big Snag

The long-romanticized concept of a space elevator has popped up in science fiction for over a century and, for a while there, space...

Rhonda Dehaini
Friday, 17 June 2016 - 3:41PM