China just deployed a fleet of sophisticated submarine drones in the South China Sea

China has been testing underwater military drones for years. With the ability to dive nearly four miles at a time, its latest fleet of underwater drones are the most durable...

Ingenious pipeline could be a much-needed lifeline for dying coral reefs

Coral reefs are highly susceptible to an array of environmental factors most notably being temperature fluctuations. This ingenious pump and pipeline could deliver cool water to colonies at risk due...

The Numi solar backpack gives travelers security, and a lot of power

If you're looking for a comfortable backpack to keep your stuff safe and your gadgets powered up, then the Numi, with its solar-powered battery pack and hidden compartments, may be...

Dad of the year made a D.Va mecha cosplay suit for his daughter

One man's love for cosplay (and his daughters) has lead to the creation of a fantastically detailed D.Va mecha suit, complete with moving gattling cannons, smoking vents, "walking" legs and...

Tough new 3D printing plastic lets astronauts print spacewalk tools on demand

Made In Space has unveiled a more durable 3D printer plastic to use on the International Space Station. This sturdier material could allow astronauts to eventually print parts and potentially...

Shocking device will keep drivers awake with an electric impulse

The creators of a new wearable think they’ve found a better solution to drowsy driving with Steer, a wrist-worn device that vibrates and shocks when it detects a driver dozing...

Tech is making life in Barcelona better, even if you don’t know it’s there

Barcelona knows when to take out the trash – and a bunch of other crazy data points – thanks to a network of sensors, Wi-Fi, and smart street LED street...

Billionaire space prospectors are racing to mine the moon, and that’s a good thing

Over the next 10 years, space-age prospectors will fly to the moon in hopes of striking it rich. And this interplanetary cash-grab might just be the key to human survival,...

The funniest Amazon reviews

You can find pretty much anything on Amazon. Have you been searching high and low for a life-size wall decal of an elderly woman using an inhaler? Sure you have!...

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Sun-defying tents, bee monitors, dream masks

At any given moment, there are approximately a zillion different crowdfunding campaigns happening on the Web. Take a stroll through Kickstarter or Indiegogo and you’ll find no shortage of weird,...

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Microsoft’s plan to use machine learning to improve eyecare in India

Competition that results in better care for people suffering from visual impairments is the right kind of competition. Following...