Rapid and numerous advances in medical science are keeping us alive longer and helping us deliver the next generation of healthy babies.
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Flying Cars by 2018 The Personal Air Land Vehicle (PAL-V) Liberty is looking likely to become the first flying car intended for general adoption and real world application — and it could be available soon.
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When Will We Clone a Human? Human cloning may endure as one of the go-to science fiction tropes, but in reality we may be much closer to achieving it than our fictional heroes might imply.
Will the pros of CRISPR outweigh the potential cons of this breakthrough technology? The post Experts Answer: Will Gene Editing Let Us Live Forever or Destroy Humanity?
Global security experts noticed a pattern emerge in the aftermath of the worst disasters—and it could be critical to preventing future ones.
Coming Soon: Robot Maids In 2016, Midea, a Chinese company that makes home appliances, purchased Kuka, the company that creates the robots used to build Teslas, for $5 billion in a bid to cover its automation and robotics bases.
On Wednesday, the price of Ether “flash-crashed” by over 99.9% in less than a second on GDAX, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges.
Taking It Slow Scientists consider nuclear fusion the “holy grail” of energy production for good reason.
The Canadian Cancer Epidemic A new report from the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) predicts that almost 50 percent of Canadians will be diagnosed with cancer, and half of these (25 percent of Canadians overall) will die from the disease.
Aging’s Genetic Factors Ever since many scientists started to consider aging as a disease that could — and should — be cured, a number of efforts working towards this goal have begun.
Individually Different If you’re a fan of Nutella, you’re likely more interested in what comes in the company’s jars than what goes on them.
London is taking its commitment to reducing its impact on climate change to a new level: the city’s mayor, Sadiq Kahn, recently announced a major initiative with the goal of significantly reducing carbon emissions within the next few decades.
Space-Based Nation While it plans to someday host a moon colony and space station, the proposed space-based nation Asgardia is starting small: The project will launch its first satellite this fall to store data for the nation’s newly selected citizens.
Tesla’s line of vehicles is changing our concept of personal vehicles forever. The unique combination of electric engines, self-driving ability, and even integration with home energy systems are allowing them to carve out a significant portion of existing and future markets.
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LISA Launch Set The ESA’s Science Program Committee met on June 20, and at the top of their agenda was addressing planning for the agency’s missions to come over the next 20 years — one of which will be a three satellite Laser Interferometer Space Antenna mission (LISA).
A string of recent reports from Volvo has suggested that the Swedish car company is preparing to take on Tesla with an electric vehicle (EV) division.
Ten Strong The Solar System hasn’t been the same since Pluto was downgraded from a planet to a dwarf planet, and all bets have been off since this monumental decision.