Bizarre Fossilized Skull May Be the Missing Link Between Dinosaurs and Birds

Paleontologists have discovered a skull with the teeth of a dinosaur & the beak of a bird that sheds crucial light on how birds...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 03 May 2018 - 11:45AM

Scientists Just Discovered the Secret to Creating Life – No Humans Required

Scientists have created the first synthetic embryos using stem cells rather than a sperm and egg, and successfully implanted them into...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 03 May 2018 - 11:05AM

Facebook Is Mining Your Instagram Photos to Train Artificial Intelligence

Facebook has secretly used billions of publicly available photos on Instagram to teach software how to better identify objects.

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 03 May 2018 - 9:38AM

Astronomers Find an Exoplanet Full of Helium For the First Time

Helium, as the second most common element in the universe (the first is hydrogen), should be easy to detect. But outside Earth, we can...

Jonathan Kesh
Wednesday, 02 May 2018 - 8:32PM

NASA Completes Their First Tests on Portable Nuclear Reactor Designed for Space Travel

As NASA makes plans to send humans farther into space, either to the Moon (although plans for this are shaky) or Mars, they'll...

Jonathan Kesh
Wednesday, 02 May 2018 - 6:29PM

Chinese Companies Have Started Spying on the Brains of Their Employees to Monitor Their Emotions

If you thought China's new initiative to assign every citizen a three-digit approval score based on their loyalty, hobbies, and social...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 02 May 2018 - 12:21PM

Flat-Earthers Say the 'Pac-Man Effect' Finally Explains Why We Don't Fall Off the Planet

At the risk of upsetting anyone, I just want to start by saying that flat-Earthers are wrong. Period. There are some things in life...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 02 May 2018 - 12:03PM

Before Stephen Hawking Died, He Revised Multiverse Theory One Last Time

For Stephen Hawking, it seemed like altering humanity's view on life, the universe, and everything was just something to do on a...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 02 May 2018 - 11:46AM

New North Korea Nuclear Bomb Study Challenges What We Know About the Reclusive Country

North Korea shocked (and relieved) the world two weeks ago by announcing it's putting a stop to their nuclear tests and shutting down...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 02 May 2018 - 11:20AM

Comicpalooza 2018

Comicpalooza is the largest annual, multi-genre, comic book, science fiction, anime, gaming, and pop culture convention in Southern...

The Watch City Festival 2018

The Watch City Steampunk Festival brings together steampunks and people of all ages and interests into Waltham, MA for a day of...

CONsole Room

CONsole Room is an annual gathering place for enthusiasts of Doctor Who in Minneapolis & St....

Penguicon 2018

Penguicon is an open source/science fiction convention where hackers, makers, foodies, open source software junkies, anime buffs, and...

Escape Velocity 2018

Blending pop culture fun with the innovations of science and engineering festivals, The Museum of Science Fiction presents Escape...

NASA's InSight Mars Lander is Now Ready to Launch From California This Week

The robotic population on Mars will be increasing by one this fall, when NASA's InSight lander touches down on the Red Planet. And its...

Jonathan Kesh
Tuesday, 01 May 2018 - 7:36PM

The Self-Balancing Electric Unicycle is a Fascinating Reinvention of a Timeless Classic

It's true that you never forget how to ride a bike, but on the other hand, nobody will ever forget that you rode a...

Jonathan Kesh
Tuesday, 01 May 2018 - 6:24PM

This Physicist Says He's Just Found the Secret to Time Traveling to the Future

When scientists start talking about time travel, the conversation always seems to come back to three things: the speed of light,...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 01 May 2018 - 12:39PM

New Study Says the Science Surrounding Earth's Magnetic Field Flip Is Flawed

The disillusionment of finding out that the North Pole is not the same as magnetic north is on par with learning that there is no...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 01 May 2018 - 12:02PM

Old NASA Data Finally Explains Jupiter's Magnetic Moon Ganymede

As exciting as brand-new discoveries are, some of the most amazing finds are discovered when scientists look back on data (or...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 01 May 2018 - 11:34AM

Researchers Say They've Found the Longest Straight Path by Sea on Earth

If you're trying to get from point A to point B in a boat as quickly as possible, make sure those points aren't between Russia and...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 01 May 2018 - 10:44AM