This Mind-Reading AI Could Prevent Suicide

Could AI be the psychiatrist of the future? Our brains are complex systems, relying on different chemicals and fuel sources in order...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 08 November 2017 - 11:45AM

Watch NASA Launch the Rocket That Will Revolutionize Space Exploration

Spacex might steal headlines with its plans for colonizing Mars, but as NASA proves with its new rocket, the space race is far from...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 08 November 2017 - 11:16AM

Lamborghini's New Electric Supercar Can Heal Itself

Electric cars might seem futuristic, but Lamborghini's new vehicle is so revolutionary it makes Teslas look prehistoric. The car...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 08 November 2017 - 10:04AM

DARPA Funds Drone That Disintegrates Itself After Use

The problem with delivering goods by drone is that you always have to prepare for a return flight. The drone not only has to navigate...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 07 November 2017 - 7:10PM

The Wall of Lava Lamps That Protects the Internet From Hackers

With hackers hitting everyone from Equifax to HBO, you'd imagine something more advanced than lava lamps is protecting your...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 07 November 2017 - 11:00AM

Busy Robot Can Successfully Use an Elevator All By Itself

There's something strangely sweet about watching a robot - particularly a non-humanoid robot that's far away from the Uncanny Valley -...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 06 November 2017 - 8:07PM

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

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

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

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

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

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

NASA Will Allow SpaceX to Send Used Rockets to the ISS

Elon Musk's ongoing plans to conquer space have taken a huge leap forward, as after months of lobbying NASA to gain permission...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 30 October 2017 - 5:55PM

This AI Could Revolutionize Cancer Treatment

Scientists may have found the perfect method for identifying cancer with pinpoint accuracy.A new study from Showa University in Japan...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 30 October 2017 - 11:01AM

Robot Sophia Now Has More Human Rights in Saudi Arabia Than Women

Saudia Arabia has officially granted citizenship to robot Sophia, effectively giving more rights to an artificially intelligent...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 30 October 2017 - 10:43AM

'Guardian GT' Robot Is a Heavy-Lifting Extension of Your Own Arms

From the Power Loader suit in Aliens, to the powered-up exosuits in movies like Elysium and Edge of Tomorrow, it's good to have some...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 29 October 2017 - 6:21PM

Elon Musk Shows Off The Boring Company's Underground LA Tunnel

Elon Musk is a man of many potentially supervillainous plans, one of which has been the maze of tunnels he's building...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 29 October 2017 - 4:09PM

Watch a Farm Use a Laser Instead of Scarecrows to Deter Birds

When you think about the "farm of tomorrow," you might think about automated harvests, genetically modified crops, etc. You probably...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 28 October 2017 - 4:21PM