Photographing a Black Hole: Historic Campaign Now Underway

By M Wall A computer-simulation view of a supermassive black hole at the heart of a galaxy. The edge of the black central region […]

Uber’s First Self-Driving Cars Will Hit the Streets Within Weeks

By M Kosoff If you live in this one U.S. city, there’s a good chance you could find yourself in a self-driving Uber. Days […]

20+ Rare Historic Photos That You Probably Haven’t Seen Before

By Greta J. Usually, when you read a history article or story, it’s mostly just dry facts and your imagination. But a photo gives […]

Researchers in Abu Dhabi file patent for 3D printing lightweight ‘architectured foam’ structures

By Alec Researchers from the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology in Abu Dhabi have just filed a remarkable 3D printing patent for a new […]

Buzzing bracelet is out to stop your nasty habits

By B Coxworth Liv vibrates to let users know when they’re subconsciously performing unwanted activities (Credit: HabitAware) If you know someone with a compulsive […]

Dubai Plans a Taxi That Skips the Driver, and the Roads

The New York Times reports that Dubai Roads and Transport Authority Director General Mattar Al Tayer said that the city will “spare no effort to launch” […]

This Power Generator Runs on Saltwater

By J Deaton Power up Gaze at the end of a river, where saltwater and freshwater meet. It may not look like anything, but […]

18 Mesmerizingly Informative GIFs

By Abraham Lock your eyes onto these awesomely intriguing GIFs and maybe you’ll learn a little bit if interesting trivia as you pleasantly zone […]

This Gigantic, Street-Legal Shopping Cart Goes 50 MPH

By D Moye Even the express lane is too slow for this souped-up shopping cart. The Shopper Chopper and it’s the world’s only street-legal drivable […]

This Revolutionary Earpiece Translates Foreign Languages in Real Time

By Sumitra Translation technology has just reached a whole new level with ‘Pilot’ – the world’s first smart earpiece that can translate foreign languages in […]