Watch a Man Run 24 MPH Using the Bionic Boots He Invented Himself

It used to take $6 million to create a bionic man — now all it takes are Bionic Boots.Invented by bartender Keahi Seymour,...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 06 November 2017 - 11:12AM

Hole in Ozone Layer Shrinks to Smallest Size in 30 Years

Here's a rare victory for the environment we can all celebrate: The hole in the ozone layer is the smallest it's been since 1988. Of...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 06 November 2017 - 10:54AM

Earth's Global Asteroid Defense System Passes First Test

It isn't Bruce Willis, but it'll do. Earth's first global asteroid defense system just passed its first test with astounding...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 06 November 2017 - 10:27AM

3 Ways Genetics Can Stop Aging Within Our Lifetime

In science fiction, life extension usually takes one of two paths: sticking a brain in a computer or jar (the Fallout method) or...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 06 November 2017 - 10:04AM

NASA's Mars 2020 Rover Will Be Equipped With Several Powerful 'Eyes'

Despite all the love that NASA's Curiosity rover has gotten since its deployment, a newer model will be touching down on Mars in...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 05 November 2017 - 6:34PM

Oats Studios' Short Film 'Praetoria' Could Become a Grand Intergalactic Series

For the past half-a-year or so, filmmaker Neill Blomkamp (District 9, Elysium, Chappie) has been steadily building a following around...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 05 November 2017 - 4:52PM

Dust Belts Around Nearby Star Proxima Centauri Suggest it Has More Planets

Proxima Centauri is a red dwarf star that's mostly well known for being the closest star to our own Sun, at a cosmic spitting distance...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 05 November 2017 - 12:40PM

Sci-Fi Short Film 'Fraktaal' Is Randomly Generated by a Computer

We may lose manufacturing and even service jobs to machine automation over the next several years, but the creative jobs usually...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 04 November 2017 - 4:36PM

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Actor John Boyega Compares Finn to Boba Fett

One of the biggest twists that Star Wars: The Force Awakens managed to keep hidden was how Finn wasn't actually a Jedi, despite...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 04 November 2017 - 2:01PM

Astronomers Are Mapping Out the Opposite End of the Milky Way

Getting a full view of the Milky Way galaxy has always seemed near impossible, just because we're stuck inside it. It's like...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 04 November 2017 - 11:26AM

Mickey Rourke Is Starring in a Dystopian Movie About Figure-Skating Robots

It seems that a recent trend of original science fiction movies (not all of which were successful ones) is set to continue into...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 03 November 2017 - 8:36PM

Scientists Hope to Save a Frozen Research Base in Antarctica

If movies and games have taught us anything, it's that scientific research outposts can be absolutely terrifying when left abandoned...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 03 November 2017 - 7:05PM

Stephen Hawking: 'AI May Replace Humans Altogether'

Is AI the key to the future or the final nail in the coffin of mankind?Stephen Hawking previously expressed his opinions on the...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 03 November 2017 - 10:55AM

Jupiter Was Once a Sauna Planet With Vast Oceans—What Happened?

We all know Jupiter as the biggest, brightest, gassiest planet in the solar system, but the planetary giant wasn't always as it...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 03 November 2017 - 10:46AM

Luke Won't Join the Dark Side in 'The Last Jedi,' Mark Hamill Hints

With The Last Jedi almost a month away, fan speculation is ramping up to fever pitch. Now, Mark Hamill may have dropped the biggest...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 03 November 2017 - 10:26AM

'The Orville' Has Been Renewed for a Second Season at Fox

Against all odds, and despite an initial critical panning, Seth McFarlane's Star Trek spoof, The Orville, has been renewed for a...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 02 November 2017 - 8:43PM

Image Recognition AI Is Easily Fooled Into Thinking a Turtle Is a Rifle

As world leaders embrace autonomous robot warfare with disconcerting enthusiasm, it's hard not to wonder about how things could go...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 02 November 2017 - 7:28PM

Could VR Solve the Opioid Epidemic?

Some of the greatest technological breakthroughs of all time were discovered by accident. As humans, we dream, build, invent, and...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 02 November 2017 - 12:20PM

Luke Skywalker Returns to the Millennium Falcon in New 'Last Jedi' Trailer

Mark Hamill is done taking a backseat. In the new trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Luke Skywalker returns to the driver's seat...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 02 November 2017 - 11:29AM

Cosmic Rays Reveal Hidden 'Void' Chamber in Great Pyramid of Giza

The great pyramid of Giza just got even more mysterious.  Egypt's pyramids are masterpieces of engineering. The largest of these...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 02 November 2017 - 10:32AM