Technology

NASA Launches a New Laser-Equipped Satellite to Track Earth's Melting Ice

Between drafting plans to protect Earth from giant asteroids, laying the groundwork for the Deep Space Gateway, and testing a new...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 24 August 2018 - 1:13PM

New Study Confirms a Russian Agency Spread Anti-Vaccination Propaganda Through Fake Twitter Accounts

By now, it's generally accepted that the Russian Internet Research Agency meddled in the US' 2016 presidential election, but new...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 24 August 2018 - 12:37PM

Real Russian Robocop? Makers of the AK-47 Unveil Their First Combat Mech

The Russian arms manufacturer Kalashnikov has come a long way from making rifles--not only have they unveiled a new line of electric...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 24 August 2018 - 11:57AM

Stay Frosty: NASA's Orion Spacecraft Just Got a New Heat Shield

According to NASA, the announcement of the Orion marked the first time in a generation that NASA had unveiled a spacecraft built for...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 23 August 2018 - 1:08PM

NASA's OSIRIS-REx Probe Is About To Hitch A Ride On An Asteroid

The best way to learn something new about an object is to get up close and personal with it. Scientists know a fair bit about...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 22 August 2018 - 1:10PM

NASA's InSight Probe Took A Selfie After Passing The Halfway Point To Mars

It took a little over three months, but NASA is reporting that its $830 million InSight (Interior Exploration using Seismic...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 22 August 2018 - 11:16AM

Lockheed Martin Wants To Build This Deep Space RV For Mars-Bound Astronauts

Astronauts may soon be cruising the stars in style, thanks to aerospace and defense company Lockheed Martin and the new plans they...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 21 August 2018 - 1:11PM

NASA's Parker Solar Probe Already Hitting Milestones On Journey to Touch the Sun

On August 12, NASA launched its Parker Solar Probe into space from Cape Canaveral with a little help from a United Launch Alliance...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 20 August 2018 - 12:55PM

Admantium?! Engineers Just Created The Most Wear-Resistant Alloy Known To Humankind

Graphene may hold the title of "strongest material known to man," but there's a new substance that may be just as useful. A team of...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 17 August 2018 - 11:58AM

Terrified Of Heights, Clowns, Spiders or More? Therapists Could Use Virtual Reality To Treat Phobias

Virtual reality technology has yet to reach half of its full potential, but the things that developers have been able to do with it so...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 1:06PM

Scientists Have Grown an Artificial Mineral That Can Store Greenhouse Gases... And Help End Pollution

A recent paper on potential 'exo-civilizations' claimed that alien civilizations who follow in our environment-ruining footsteps will...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 15 August 2018 - 11:55AM

The United States Suspects That A Strange Russian Space Object Is Actually A Secret Weapon

The Space Force doesn't officially exist yet, but they may already have their hands full dealing with Russia. Reuters reports that...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 15 August 2018 - 11:03AM

Russian Physicists Prove The Great Pyramids Of Giza Can Focus Electromagnetic Energy Like An Ancient Egyptian Tesla Coil

Get ready to add more fuel to the conspiracists' campfire – scientists just discovered that the Great Pyramid of Giza has the...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 14 August 2018 - 11:31AM

Like Captives In a Human Zoo, Google May Be Tracking Your Location Even If You Tell Them Not To

After the recent revelation that Facebook played fast and loose with millions of users' data and turned a blind eye to its abuse by...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 14 August 2018 - 10:35AM

One Step Closer to Beating Death: Scientists Are Using a New Method to "De-Age" Human Cells in a Lab

The start-up Rejuvenate Bio is already paving the way to immortal dogs, but two researchers at the University of Exeter are going...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 13 August 2018 - 1:22PM

Science Confirm What Parents Have Said For Years: The Blue Light From Your Phone Is Poisoning Your Eyes

Wait! Before you read the headline (too late) and decide to chuck your smartphone against a wall to save your precious eyes, at least...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 13 August 2018 - 11:33AM

Eye Of The Beholder: Delusional Snapchat Junkies Want Plastic Surgeons To Turn Them Into Their Selfies, Say Doctors

Those of us who use social media platforms to stay digitally connected with the world are all guilty of it to some extent. Whether...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 10 August 2018 - 12:08PM

Could Magic Leap's Mixed Reality Be The Progenitor To 'Star Trek's' Holodeck? Critics Weigh In

The reviews are rolling in for one of the most highly anticipated tech products in recent memory: the Magic Leap One. Created by the...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 09 August 2018 - 10:37AM

Facebook Patent Reveals Plan To Spy On Users With Computer And Phone Cameras For "Emotion Detection"

A patent application filed by Facebook in 2015 reveals some of the spycraft behind the company's ongoing quest to mine user data and...

K.S. Anthony
Tuesday, 31 July 2018 - 11:10AM

Russia is Sending a Robot Crew to Space In 2019

It's a hard and dangerous job, but someone's gotta do it...or something? It's no secret that Russia (among many other countries with...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 23 July 2018 - 10:59AM