Technology

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

Boeing Will Soon Test Its 'Space Taxi' Service For Astronauts

In the coming years, the skies above Earth will get increasingly busy, as corporate entities and various governmental agencies...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 26 October 2017 - 8:16PM

Scientists Discover How to Boost Brain Power By 40%

Everyone's heard it before: humans only use 10 percent of their brain power. While that bit of faux science is patently false, a new...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 26 October 2017 - 10:36AM

Build Your Own Iron Man 'Jet Shoes' With NASA's New Public Patent

This is one of those moments where science-fiction transcends "fiction."  NASA has long held a patent for Iron Man-style "jet...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 26 October 2017 - 10:02AM

Harvard Scientists Create a Robot Bee That Swims and Flies

Bees are our friends — they help pollinate the crops that make our food, they produce delicious honey, and they look cute with their...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 25 October 2017 - 6:36PM

This AI Learned to Write Horror Stories That'll Give You Nightmares

We've long been told that AI will evolve to kill us all — now it looks like we might have proof. Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 25 October 2017 - 11:38AM

Tesla Gives Solar Power Equipment to a Puerto Rican Hospital

In the ongoing relief efforts aiming to aid Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria, Elon Musk has dug deep into his own pockets,...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 24 October 2017 - 8:42PM

Tesla Will Open Up a New Electric Car Factory in Shanghai

As Elon Musk continues his many operations both in space and beneath the Earth's surface, his electric car company now has an...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 22 October 2017 - 6:03PM

Elon Musk's Boring Company Expands With a New Tunnel in Maryland

Elon Musk's Boring Company isn't the most famous of his many companies, with SpaceX and Tesla grabbing most of the headlines; the...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 21 October 2017 - 2:14PM

7 NASA Projects That Prove The Future of Space Isn’t Privatized

With all the talk about SpaceX, Virgin Galactic, and every other company that's planning to launch themselves into space, it's easy to...

Jonathan Kesh
Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 8:37PM

The World's First Floating Wind Farm Just Opened in Scotland

At this point, there's really no excuse for burning fossil fuels for energy. Yes, it's cheaper than setting up all new renewable...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 7:50PM

New Video of Apple's Self-Driving Car Shows Its Rivals Are Leading the Race

A new video of Apple's self-driving car shows the tech giant may have a long way to go before it catches up to its competitors.Back...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 19 October 2017 - 10:50AM

Google Unveils a New Version of AlphaGo Which Learns on Its Own

The time when humans are able to outsmart computers in logical games with clearly defined rules has long since ended, and we're used...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 18 October 2017 - 8:04PM

Russia's New Stormtrooper Combat Suits Can Withstand Nuclear Blast

Leave it to Russia to create nuclear war-resistant combat gear fit for a modern Stormtrooper. Don't you hate it when a nuclear bomb...

Andrew LaSane
Wednesday, 18 October 2017 - 11:23AM

NASA Nanotubes Promise Hypersonic Planes That Can Fly Across US in Under 1 Hour

Picture this: You've scheduled two business meetings in New York and LA, and they're just one hour apart.Time to cancel one of the...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 18 October 2017 - 10:35AM