Technology

Coincidence or Sabotage? Another NASA Telescope Has Shut Down

It has not been a good few weeks for NASA. With the Hubble Space Telescope still asleep and adrift in safe mode due to instrument...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 15 October 2018 - 12:19PM

Google's AI Can Now Detect Breast Cancer Better Than Humans Do

When it's not teaching AI how to create fake photos that look totally real, Google and its associated companies are taking big strides...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 15 October 2018 - 11:46AM

New Study Says Enough People Have Sequenced Their DNA to Endanger Others' Privacy

Sending your DNA off to a genealogy company like 23 and Me and filling the gaps in your family tree has become a fascinating little...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 12 October 2018 - 1:53PM

DARPA Is Working to Create Cyborgs and Meta-Humans – Even if They Won't Admit It

If you thought the announcement of the first air-to-air drone kill or the unveiling of Russia's new bipedal military mech was cause...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 12 October 2018 - 1:07PM

DARPA Says the Biggest Obstacle to Effective Artificial Intelligence Is Common Sense

If you went through public school in the last fifteen years, odds are that your math tests included a space for an answer and a...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 12 October 2018 - 12:35PM

Chinese Scientists Have Successfully Bred Mice From Two Females Using CRISPR

Sorry fellas, but you can sit this one out. According to CNN, researchers at the Chinese Academy of Sciences have successfully bred...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 12 October 2018 - 11:09AM

Two Astronauts Just Had to Make an Emergency Escape from a Malfunctioning Rocket Headed to the ISS

At around 4:40 AM today, two astronauts set out to the ISS aboard a Russian Soyuz rocket. Less than two minutes into that flight,...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 11 October 2018 - 1:35PM

Magic Leap's Visionary Flagship Game 'Dr. Grodbort’s Invaders' Looks Like the Future Of Mixed Reality

Even Magic Leap's CEO Rony Abovitz admits that all the hype surrounding the release of the company's new headset, which took several...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 10 October 2018 - 11:54AM

Cyborg Medicine: New, Biodegradable Electronic Implant May Heal Nerve Damage

Between new techniques to de-age cells and transplant faces, modern medical technology has come a long way. Now, it appears that...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 10 October 2018 - 11:24AM

New Illusion Experiment Claims Brain Can Retroactively Change Perceptions Of Reality

By now, most of us are familiar with the 'Invisible Gorilla' experiment, which shows how selective our attention can be, but now a...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 10 October 2018 - 10:46AM

NASA's First Manned Flight With a SpaceX Rocket Is Set For June 2019

It looks like we are unofficially in the middle of SpaceX season. After putting on a light show for the people of the West Coast with...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 09 October 2018 - 10:14AM

Scientists Just Replicated Darwinian Evolution At A Quantum Level That Could Reveal The Origin Of Life On Earth

Modeling the birth, growth, and death of cells with computers is a tradition that goes all the way back to "Conway's Game of Life," a...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 08 October 2018 - 12:53PM

Massive Wind Farms Across The Midwest May Actually Warm The Earth As Humans Struggle To Fight Climate Change

When it comes to the struggle against climate change, wind farms have been the poster child for low-impact, environmentally friendly...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 08 October 2018 - 12:05PM

NASA's Voyager 2 Probe Is About To Slip Beyond The Boundaries Of Our Solar System And Into Interstellar Space

To boldly go where one Voyager has gone before! NASA is reporting that, according to a familiar increase in cosmic radiation, the...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 08 October 2018 - 11:59AM

SpaceX Lights Up The Sky Over Los Angeles As It Pulls Off First West Coast Falcon 9 Rocket Landing

SpaceX has been hitting a lot of milestones lately: the company passed a battery of NASA tests with flying colors, announced its first...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 08 October 2018 - 11:22AM

Hubble Space Telescope Floats In Darkness After Yet Another Instrument Failure Forces It Into Safe Mode

After 28.5 years in orbit, the Hubble Space Telescope is having some issues and is taking a (hopefully brief) break from its duties....

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 08 October 2018 - 10:45AM

The 'Moon Race' Competition From Airbus Space Is Here...But What Is It, Exactly?

Earlier this week at the International Astronautical Congress in Germany, Airbus Space announced a new contest called "The Moon...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 05 October 2018 - 11:09AM

Multi-Human Brain-To-Brain Communication Is Possible According To New Study

For the first time in history multi-person brain-to-brain communication has not only been proven, but quantified in a clinical...

Scarlett James
Thursday, 04 October 2018 - 1:30PM

Lockheed Martin Unveils Lunar Lander Concept That Resembles a Star Wars Droid

This is not the lunar lander you are looking for, but it may be the one NASA is going to get. SpaceNews reports that Lockheed Martin...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 04 October 2018 - 8:29AM

Flatter Earth: The Large Hadron Collider Could Shrink Our Planet To The Size Of A Football Field According To Martin Rees

One of the most-hyped fears about the Large Hadron Collider before it was first turned on was the theory that it might inadvertently...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 01 October 2018 - 11:07AM