Measurements From CERN Suggest the Possibility of a New Physics

"It would be revolutionary for our fundamental understanding of the universe."

8 hours ago

Welcome to 2030. I Own Nothing, Have No Privacy, and Life Has Never Been Better

It's where we could be heading — for better and for worse.

9 hours ago

Author Of “The Martian” Says Colonizing Mars Is a Bad Idea

"Establishing a colony on Mars is incredibly technically challenging and expensive."

9 hours ago

California May Reach Its Renewable Energy Goal 10 Years Early

The state's largest electricity providers are surpassing expectations.

November 17, 2017

MIT Researchers Develop a System That Can Store Thermal Energy for Hours

Previous devices would release it within a few minutes.

November 17, 2017

Genetically Modified Beetles Grew a Fully Functional Third Eye

If you needed proof that scientists can re-engineer life, here it is.

November 17, 2017

Way of the Future: A New Church Worships an AI God

One day, super intelligences may be advanced enough to be considered divine.

November 17, 2017

Volkswagen Has Pledged to Spend $40 Billion on Electric and Hybrid Cars

"We are laying the foundation for making Volkswagen the world's No. 1 player in electric mobility by 2025."

November 17, 2017

The FDA Wants to Expedite Approval of Regenerative Organ Therapies

Companies using stem cells to grow replacement organs may face fewer administrative obstacles.

November 17, 2017

Neuroscience Is Helping Us Build a Machine With Consciousness

Will we one day experience the singularity?

November 17, 2017

The World’s First “Space Nation” Just Launched a Satellite Into Orbit

The nanosat carried data from 18,000 Asgardians into orbit.

November 17, 2017

Boston Dynamics’ Bipedal Robot Can Now Do a Backflip

A video demonstrates Atlas' newfound gymnastic capabilities.

November 17, 2017

The UK’s Biggest Solar Farm Could Be Built Sans Government Help

The solar park would cover nearly 900 acres of farmland.

November 13, 2017

Scientists Warn That Fossil Fuel Emissions Will See Record Highs in 2017

"Time is running out on our ability to keep warming well below 2 ºC, let alone 1.5 ºC."

November 13, 2017

A New Dutch Farm is Producing Carbon-Neutral Eggs. Here’s How.

A whopping 70% of the carbon footprint in eggs comes from growing corn to feed chickens.

November 13, 2017

Bill Gates Just Purchased an Enormous Amount of Land to Build His Own “Smart City”

One of Gates' investment firms has already solidified the plans by devoting $80 million to the project.

November 13, 2017

UPS Wants to Convert 1,500 Delivery Trucks in NYC to Electric by 2020

UPS says EVs "are ideal for dense urban environments like New York City and are a critical part of our strategy for the future."

November 13, 2017

An All-Electric Vespa Is Set to Hit the Roads in 2018

The classic scooter is finally getting an electric treatment.

November 12, 2017

Results of Landmark Study Could Change How (and When) We Treat Strokes

Physicians have long been guided by the adage "time is brain" when it comes to treating strokes.

November 12, 2017

The Department of Defense’s Bug Bounty Program Has Flagged Thousands of Vulnerabilities

Hackers have been paid a total of around $300,000 through the initiative.

November 12, 2017

Common Insecticides are Poisoning Songbirds

The insecticides affect the birds' health and migration patterns.

November 12, 2017

Researchers Have Devised a Way to Charge Smartphones With Ambient Light

This thin, flexible technology could power your devices both outdoors and indoors.

November 11, 2017
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