DARPA Project Reveals US May Be Planning North Korea Invasion

The political situation in North Korea is growing more complex, as the United States government is set to begin training for fighting...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 10 January 2018 - 11:16AM

NASA Developing Drone to Find Alien Life on Saturn's Largest Moon

A Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) led team of engineers and researchers from the Penn State Department of Aerospace...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 10 January 2018 - 10:49AM

The First-Ever Fully Solar-Powered Car Hits the Road in 2019

According to the Dutch solar-powered car company Lightyear, humans drive about 9.5 trillion kilometers (or 5.9 million miles) a...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 09 January 2018 - 11:33AM

This AI-Powered Robot Will Build Homes for Humans on Mars

Five years ago, colonizing Mars was a pipe dream, but now even IKEA is getting in on it. NASA is developing new power sources for...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 09 January 2018 - 10:19AM

Virgin Hyperloop One Debuts App for Planning High-Speed Train Journeys

While Elon Musk is currently the most eccentric billionaire to be making futuristic sci-fi technology, Virgin Group's Richard Branson...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 08 January 2018 - 8:34PM

New Cheap Self-Healing Robotic Muscles Could Make Superhuman Androids Ubiquitous

"Soft robots" are weird--most of them look like wiggly plastic bags or rubbery centipedes rather than animatronic teddy bears, and...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 05 January 2018 - 11:08AM

Nissan Is Building a Car That You Drive With Your Thoughts

As any student driver will tell you, reaction times while driving can be a bit of a pain. From the time when a driver sees a hazard on...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 04 January 2018 - 7:47PM

Elon Musk's Secretive Neuralink Brain Implant Is Straight Out of 'Black Mirror'

If one thing can be said about Elon Musk, it's that he likes to keep his options open. Apart from his incredibly ambitious space...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 04 January 2018 - 10:44AM

NASA and DARPA Building Robots to Sabotage Enemies in Space

Apart from an EMP airburst that fries iPhones and internet servers across the country, the worst thing that can happen to our...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 02 January 2018 - 11:26AM

DARPA Contest Wants New Tech for Surviving Underground

Despite how focused we are on getting humans up into the sky, whether through flying cars or rockets, there are others who think the...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 30 December 2017 - 12:35PM

This Modified Nerf Gun is Powered By Liquid Nitrogen

You're never too old for a Nerf war. That said, foam projectiles have evolved somewhat since you were a kid, thanks in large part to...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 29 December 2017 - 7:14PM

The 7 Craziest Scientific Breakthroughs of 2017

2017 has been a huge year for scientific discoveries--NASA found thousands of new exoplanets, we said hello to our galaxy's first-ever...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 29 December 2017 - 11:08AM

Watch a Time-Lapse of the SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Launch

Last week, SpaceX appeared in headlines and all over social media when they launched their Falcon 9 rocket over southern California....

Jonathan Kesh
Wednesday, 27 December 2017 - 7:13PM

NASA's '2018 To Do List' Includes Deep Space Habitats and Sending a New Robot to Mars

Everyone makes New Year's resolutions, but it's usually something like "Go to the gym" or "buy a life-size Yoda statue." NASA, on the...

Super User
Wednesday, 27 December 2017 - 10:52AM

Watch a Robotic DJ Perform at a Prague Nightclub

If you heard the words "robot DJ," you might be inclined to think, "isn't that just a jukebox? Or a playlist set to shuffle?" But...

Jonathan Kesh
Tuesday, 26 December 2017 - 8:21PM

Elon Musk Promises to Build a Tesla Electric Pickup Truck

We've already known for several months that Tesla is working on an electric semi truck, and that several big companies are lining up...

Jonathan Kesh
Tuesday, 26 December 2017 - 7:04PM

Neural Network Nightmare: AI Creates Creepy Christmas Carols

When artificial intelligence eventually takes over the world and destroys us all, we can only hope that it's not around the holidays...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 26 December 2017 - 10:33AM

Elon Musk Trolls Californians Who Were, Like, Totally, Confused By SpaceX Launch

Elon Musk took to Twitter last night to poke fun at the scores of Californians baffled by the launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.

K.S. Anthony
Saturday, 23 December 2017 - 10:54AM

China Will Soon Open an Enormous Solar Powered Highway

The tranformation of China's environmental policy over the past few years has been phenomenal. As one of the most polluted countries...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 22 December 2017 - 6:28PM

Ultra-Thin Graphene Can Become Bulletproof and Harder Than Diamonds

Researchers in New York have found that two layers of graphene can become harder than diamonds on impact: bullet-proof.

Chris Mahon
Friday, 22 December 2017 - 10:53AM