• Sci-Fi Visions

This Week in Tech: Sept 15-21

Have you ever seen a bright red lion statue reading out poems generated by a…

  • Future Society

Ten Crypto Exchanges Told Us How They Work. Looks Like They're at Least as Sketchy as We Thought.

COINTELPRO According to New York's Attorney General, the best way to learn how cryptocurrency exchanges…

  • Health & Medicine

Pet Store Puppies Are Spreading Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

DOGHOUSE Look, we get it. Puppies are adorable. All you want to do is let…

  • Earth & Energy

One Way to Sate South Africa's Thirst: Bring in an Iceberg

PARCHED Earlier this year, experts feared that a drought would force the South African metropolis…

  • Off World

A Pair of Japanese Robots (Hopefully) Just Landed on an Asteroid

ASTEROID LANDING Move over, Bruce Willis — a pair of robots are the latest to attempt…

  • Robots & Machines

The World’s First Practical Quantum Computer May Be Just Five Years Away

You've read the headlines: quantum computers are going to cure disease by discovering new pharmaceuticals!…

  • Future Society

Facebook Makes Dating Service “Facebook Official”

POKE BACK Facebook has already tried to help you find your dream job, catch up…

  • Sci-Fi Visions

This Week in Science: Sept 15-21

From computers made out of living cells to mutant frogs, this week was filled peculiar…

  • Off World

Traveling To Mars Will Blast Astronauts With Deadly Cosmic Radiation, New Data Shows

RADIATION STATION We already knew sending crewed missions to Mars would be dangerous. Now we…

  • Enhanced Humans

"Synthetic Skin" Could Give Prosthesis Users a Superhuman Sense of Touch

IN THE FEELS Today's prosthetics can give people with missing limbs the ability to do…