Technology

Russian Scientists Are Building a Motorcycle For Outer Space

The Russian space agency Roscosmos has recently detailed plans from Russian scientists who have been hoping to build a "motorcycle"...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 06 February 2018 - 7:07PM

Leaked Photo Suggests China Already Has a Hypersonic Railgun Superweapon

Between arming their soldiers with laser guns and building space weapons to destroy U.S. satellites, China's been ominously busy...

Justin Joffe
Monday, 05 February 2018 - 10:56AM

NASA's First Commercial Satellite Mission Will Finally Reveal the Secrets of Space Weather

With the current administration's latest draft of budget cuts, the future of NASA's involvement in programs like the International...

Justin Joffe
Monday, 05 February 2018 - 10:28AM

Revolutionary India Chandrayaan-2 Mission Will Explore Moon's Untouched South Pole

Despite being the seventh-largest economy in the world and having 1 billion people enrolled in its national biometric database, India...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 05 February 2018 - 10:12AM

Scientists Just Found Thousands of Exoplanets Outside Our Galaxy

Astronomy is advancing in leaps and bounds lately, with a series of incredible new finds that help to inform our growing understanding...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 05 February 2018 - 10:03AM

Australia and Tesla are Building The World's Largest 'Virtual Power Plant'

South Australia is making an ambitious attempt to generate more clean energy for the region, and they've enlisted Tesla's help.State...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 04 February 2018 - 5:50PM

Brain Scans Can Now Determine What Music You Listen To

We still have a ways to go, but humankind is starting to get really good at designing mind-reading machines.The news recently lit up...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 04 February 2018 - 2:48PM

Enormous Ancient City Uncovered by Lasers in Guatemalan Jungle

Move over Indiana Jones — modern archeologists use lasers to get stuff done.A recent expedition in the jungle of Guatemala in South...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 02 February 2018 - 7:58PM

Elon Musk Has Officially Sold All 20,000 Boring Company Flamethrowers

You can say what you like about Elon Musk, but it's hard to argue with his impressive nose for business.Initially, people laughed when...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 02 February 2018 - 6:24PM

'Airbus' Autonomous Air Taxi Completes its First Test Flight

We're getting ever closer to the day when we can ride flying taxis from place to place, passing straight over crowded roads in a craft...

Jonathan Kesh
Thursday, 01 February 2018 - 9:27PM

SpaceX Rocket Survives a Harsh Landing in the Atlantic Ocean

SpaceX, for all their accomplishments, also has a long history of accidentally blowing up their rockets in experimental test...

Jonathan Kesh
Thursday, 01 February 2018 - 8:32PM

Lockheed Martin Starts Building Orion Spaceship to Take Us to the Moon and Beyond

Giant aerospace, weapons, tech, defense and security manufacturer Lockheed Martin announced today that it has begun construction on a...

Justin Joffe
Thursday, 01 February 2018 - 12:45PM

US Military Admits Space Weapons Are Surprisingly Vulnerable to Amateur Hackers

You can do your best to protect against it, but hackers and cyber warfare are always a threat, even in space. Even the US military...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 01 February 2018 - 11:28AM

MIT Scientists Use Lego Bricks To Build a Modular Experiment

Everyone loves Lego. The world's most popular toy is beloved by children and adults of all ages, and there's a lot that can be...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 - 6:26PM

Leaked Report Confirms Russia Is Building World's Most Powerful Nuclear Weapon

In an era of satellite sabotage and lasers, it's easy to forget that nuclear weapons are still major threats to international...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 - 11:52AM

Brain Scans Can Predict Friendships, New Study Shows

Every so often, new research comes out that makes us fear the direction that our collective, ever-accelerating patterns of media...

Justin Joffe
Tuesday, 30 January 2018 - 11:09AM

SpaceX Sets Official Launch Date for Falcon Heavy Rocket Carrying Tesla Roadster Bound for Mars

We're nearing a very important moment for the future of space travel.Not content with running small payloads into space for government...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 29 January 2018 - 11:04AM

Elon Musk Shows Off The Official 'Boring Company' Flamethrower in a Video

Very recently, it came to everyone's attention that Elon Musk was possibly selling a flamethrower bearing the official logo of The...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 28 January 2018 - 6:42PM

Ford is Making an Autonomous Police Car That Can Pursue Suspects

Of all the careers at risk of becoming automated, one wouldn't expect the police to find themselves on that list. And while they won't...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 28 January 2018 - 3:30PM

A Robotic Exoskeleton Suit is Now Approved by the FDA

Japanese robotics company Cyberdyne may share a name with the fictional company from Terminator that notoriously destroyed the world...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 27 January 2018 - 12:30PM