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What will power tomorrow’s spacecraft?

The missions that will last decades or longer will need a new generation of power sources. What are the options?<p>Power systems are a critical part of a spacecraft. They need to be able to operate in extreme environments and be utterly reliable. Yet, with the ever-increasing power demands of more …

The Underside of a Spacecraft Is Fascinating

The European Space Agency (ESA) has just released this unusual shot of a spacecraft’s undercarriage. You can look directly into the thruster nozzles …

Space Exploration

Deadpool was originally a ripoff of a DC Comics villain ... and it worked out OK

Wade Wilson, meet Slade Wilson<p>The long-awaited Deadpool movie hits theaters quite soon, but as we're bombarded by ironic ads and reframed trailers, let's take a moment to remember one of the nuttier aspects of a very nutty character's creation.<p>The time is 1990. The place is Marvel Comics (this is …

Comics

Ten of the Quickest SUVs You Can Buy Today

Putting old supercars to shame.<p>It used to be that only the fastest of supercars could get to 60 MPH in less than five seconds. But now, there are gigantic SUV behemoths that can put those old super cars to shame. It's amazing. Here are ten new SUVs that get to 60 in less than five seconds according …

DeLorean to go Back to the Future by making cars again

There are few other cars that had such a brief lifespan and such a lasting impact. The DeLorean may have been in production for less than two years, but in that time it gained cult status on the road and became an unlikely vessel for fictional time travel.<p>More than 30 years later, the car that was …

Time Travel

What It Means To Be a Science Fiction Writer in the Early 21st Century

I believe that science fiction’s best days are ahead of it, because I have read a lot of science fiction. And if this genre has taught me anything, …

Books

Sci-Fi Epic 'Ninth City Burning' Movie, TV Series on the Way?

Another sci-fi book is tearing up the TV and movie rights market before it has even released to the public, as J. Patrick Black’s <i>Ninth City Burning</i> …

Here's how long it would take to visit the closest star in our galaxy

There are many possible answers to this question — some very simple, others in the realm of science fiction. But coming up with a comprehensive answer means taking a lot of things into consideration.<p>Unfortunately, any realistic assessment is likely to produce answers that would totally discourage …

2016 Cadillac CT6: Attention German Luxury Sedan Buyers -- Expand Your Horizons

As someone who recognized Cadillac’s newfound product proficiency years ago I’ve been rather frustrated at the general market’s inability to do the same. Sure, automotive journalists are always a bit ahead of the pack compared to the average consumer. After all, we get access to all-new vehicles …

Luxury Lifestyle

Deadpool, explained | Polygon

Comics

Fiat Chrysler Move Away From Cars May Pave The Way To The Future

While announcing its 2015 full-year financial results this week, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles also revealed some important changes to its 2014-2018 product plan that provide hints about where the company sees its future in mobility. By the end of 2017, FCA plans to withdraw at least temporarily from …

Fiat Chrysler

Physicist fires a gun at himself underwater to prove a point

You've got to hand it to the scientist in the above video: No matter how sure he was about what would happen when he fired the gun at himself, it …