Researchers at the Hasso Plattner Institute in Germany are now testing electric shocks the Hasso Plattner Institute in Germany are now testing electric shocks.
Despite what you might have heard, genetically modified organisms are not harmful for your health, and in fact represent a major step forward for the human race.
Seeing Electrons Miniaturization seems to be the constant trend in the development of electronics. These can now be made from ultra-thin materials, such as two-dimensional graphene.
One World’s First After Another Given the remarkable advances that have been made in medicine in recent years, it’s hard to believe anything is still truly impossible.
The Seabin is a filtering ocean trash can for harbors, marinas, and ports. It will be commercially available following current European trials.
It’s a new era for space travel. And if there’s one thing that sets it apart from the previous one, it is the spirit of collaboration that exists between space agencies and between the public and private sector.
James Harrison’s rare plasma composition can be used to treat Rhesus disease. The post Watch: This man’s unique blood has saved over 2 million lives and counting appeared first on Futurism.
What happens when computers achieve a human level of artificial intelligence (AI)? Ben Ross, MYOB’s User Experience and Product Management leader, believes that because of advances in hardware and software, it’s not a matter of if, it’s a matter of when.
Breaking Dangerous Records On April 18, Earth breached its latest climate change milestone when atmospheric carbon dioxide levels were measured at 410 parts per million (ppm).
This art book becomes animated when you view it through an iPhone app. It’s one of the first examples of print media entering the world of augmented reality.
Earth Day Marching This year we celebrated Earth Day with marches being held across the nation, including the capital and even around the world.
New advances in artificial intelligence and machine learning promise to make some jobs obsolete through automation and change our world forever, experts say.
A Boring New Project Last year, Elon Musk announced via Twitter his intention to “build a tunnel boring machine and just start digging” as a way to avoid traffic.
BREAKING: Elon Musk has finally unveiled the Boring Machine. Say goodbye to traffic. The post BREAKING: Elon Musk Has Revealed The Boring Machine appeared first on Futurism.
An App For Diabetes For people with diabetes, insulin injections are often an inevitable part of life.
Sleeping Like a Baby Counting sheep may work for some people, but for others, falling (and staying) asleep is a problem with seemingly no solution.
Standing Ovation For UBI Dutch historian Rutger Bregman gave a TED talk on universal basic income (UBI) in which he explored this loaded question: Why do the poor make such poor decisions?
Bending Time Even before Einstein theorized that time is relative and flexible, humanity had already been imagining the possibility of time travel.
When electric vehicles were first introduced, people weren’t quick to buy into the idea due to fears of limited mileage on a single charge.
The Mars Mission Humanity has been fascinated by Mars since long before we stepped foot on the Moon. Our planetary neighbor has been the subject of innumerable works of sci-fi and inspired countless dreams of adventure and exploration.