Science Videos

An Inflatable Space Habitat Might Be Launched Into the Moon's Orbit

The big problem with space is that there's not much legroom. Well, okay, there's actually a lot of legroom (that's why it's called...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 20 October 2017 - 7:37PM

Scientists Have Unlocked the Secret to Controlling Your Dreams

Imagine having the power to be the architect of your dreams each and every night. That may sound like the plot to Inception,...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 20 October 2017 - 11:28AM

Virgin Galactic Will Launch People Into Space "in About 4 Months," Says Richard Branson

Virgin Galactic will finally launch a human into space in just four months, Virgin founder Richard Branson announced today.  ...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 20 October 2017 - 11:10AM

7 NASA Projects That Prove The Future of Space Isn’t Privatized

With all the talk about SpaceX, Virgin Galactic, and every other company that's planning to launch themselves into space, it's easy to...

Jonathan Kesh
Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 8:37PM

The World's First Floating Wind Farm Just Opened in Scotland

At this point, there's really no excuse for burning fossil fuels for energy. Yes, it's cheaper than setting up all new renewable...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 7:50PM

Google Unveils a New Version of AlphaGo Which Learns on Its Own

The time when humans are able to outsmart computers in logical games with clearly defined rules has long since ended, and we're used...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 18 October 2017 - 8:04PM

Russia's New Stormtrooper Combat Suits Can Withstand Nuclear Blast

Leave it to Russia to create nuclear war-resistant combat gear fit for a modern Stormtrooper. Don't you hate it when a nuclear bomb...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 18 October 2017 - 11:23AM

NASA Nanotubes Promise Hypersonic Planes That Can Fly Across US in Under 1 Hour

Picture this: You've scheduled two business meetings in New York and LA, and they're just one hour apart.Time to cancel one of the...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 18 October 2017 - 10:35AM

This Japan vs. America Giant Robot Battle Is Straight Out of 'Pacific Rim'

After some delays, plenty of posturing, and a lot of trash-talk on both sides, Japan's Suidobashi giant robot has finally faced off...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 18 October 2017 - 10:04AM

Dubai Police Will Soon Be Equipped with Genuine Hoverbikes

From the looks of things, Dubai is about to blow some tax funds on kitting out their police force with the coolest vehicles...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 16 October 2017 - 8:12PM

Astronomers Witness Two Neutron Stars Merging and Creating Gold, Platinum

It's crazy to think just how significant the recent discovery of gravitational waves has been to our understanding of the universe....

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 16 October 2017 - 7:06PM

This Photo May Finally Reveal How Planets Are Formed

As much as we may have learned over the past few thousand years of studying the stars, there's still a lot we don't know.One big...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 16 October 2017 - 10:50AM

Here's How Elon Musk Will Build the "Transcontinental Railway" to Mars

We know Elon Musk really wants to put people on Mars — it turns out he wants them to be comfortable too. In addition to existing...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 16 October 2017 - 10:10AM

FDA Approves Robotic Assistant to Help Out in Medical Surgeries

Most people aren't too bothered by the idea of a "robot assistant" until one's actually opening them up. Heck, they probably don't...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 15 October 2017 - 1:16PM

NASA Suspects a Ninth Planet Could be in Our Solar System's Outer Edges

Starting last year, it's been suggested by some astronomers that a large, undiscovered planet could be orbiting at the far end...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 14 October 2017 - 2:04PM

Alphabet's 'Project Loon' Wi-Fi Balloons Have Split Into a Separate Company

A few years back, Google attempted to solve a problem relating to the massive chunks of the world that still have zero internet...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 14 October 2017 - 11:04AM

Saturn's Moon Titan has Crazier Methane Rainstorms Than Previously Thought

Titan is seen by many members of the stargazing community as a kind of Promised Land; a distant location that may be the first place...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 13 October 2017 - 7:40PM

Humanoid Robot Sophia's UN Speech Shows the Future of AI Is Now

The United Nations loves a good celebrity speaker.Back in April, Jimmy Fallon interviewed an unbelievable humanoid robot named Sophia,...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 13 October 2017 - 9:33AM

Scientists Create Shape-Changing, Synthetic 'Octopus' Skin for Robots

Perhaps you've seen an absolutely terrifying ability that an octopus has, which involves squeezing their entire rubbery bodies...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 12 October 2017 - 7:44PM

A House-Sized Asteroid Narrowly Passed By the Earth

Good news, everyone: human civilization wasn't destroyed by a giant asteroid yesterday.You may think that this is obviously a given,...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 12 October 2017 - 7:09PM