Elon Musk’s Boring Company plans to build a Hyperloop tunnel from DC to NYC

Elon Musk revealed in July that he had received verbal government approval for The Boring Company to build an underground system that will take commuters from New York to Philadelphia...

Head into orbit as Google Street View now lets you explore the ISS

The latest update to Google's Street View is out of this world. It takes you aboard the International Space Station, offering not only views of the world and the station,...

The British Museum publishes the first 3D scan of the Rosetta Stone online

The British Museum in London has published the first 3D scan of the Rosetta Stone online at Sketchfab, where it’s hieroglyphics are accompanied by the website’s new sound support feature. The...

NASA says the buzzing of drones is more annoying than the sound of other...

In a new study carried out by NASA, the space agency says that the buzzing of drones is demonstrably the most annoying sound produced by any vehicle -- even when...

New LG device blasts handrails with UV light to keep them germ-free

It may be best known for its phones, TVs, and computers, but LG just announced the creation of the world's first “Handrail UV LED Sterilizer,” designed to remove germs from...

Earth’s most durable creature gives us hope for finding extraterrestrial life

Researchers from Harvard and Oxford universities set out to find the creature that could survive a near-total annihilation of life on planet Earth. Here's their pick for the (slightly lonely)...

Some robots steal our jobs — this one just writes poems at the beach

Ever wondered what a robot-as-tortured-artist might look like? A new robot, created by a University of Edinburgh graduate, traverses beaches, scrawling disappearing poems into the sand. The post Some robots steal...

The astronauts now have a camera drone — and it looks like a modern...

Ground crews can now control a floating, remote camera that can go anywhere inside the International Space Station. The Int-Ball sends video and photos back to earth in real time...

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SpaceX successfully launches third Falcon 9 in under 2 weeks

SpaceX launched yet another Falcon 9 successfully today, for a mission from its LC-39A launch facility at NASA’s...