We have a tendency to lionize mankind's mind-bogglingly complex inventions. It's why we teach our children about the Alexander Graham Bells and Thomas Edisons of the world, and scour the Internet for little
University of Cambridge scientists have broken a decade-old superconducting record by packing a 17.6 Tesla magnetic field into a golf ball-sized hunk of crystal -- equivalent to about three tons of force.
Both technology and regulation lag behind the FAA's own goals. According to plan, the Federal Aviation Administration will let drones into American skies by 2020. A report released last week by the Office
When Google announced a do-it-yourself virtual reality kit made of cardboard at its I/O developer conference this week, one of the first questions people asked was: Is this a big joke? Was Google mocking
However, that price sounds like nothing compared to what some luxury designers charge for their high-end smartphones. Forget hundreds of dollars — some some extremely high-end devices will cost you millions.
On a wing and a prayer. Oh, and a stool -- don't forget the stool! Capt. William Mahoney made use of each on June 7, after the front landing gear on his AV-8B Harrier jet failed shortly after take off
Aerofex's hoverbike made a pretty big splash when the Californian company showed off its working prototype all the way back in 2012, but then it went eerily silent. Now, Aerofex has finally revealed a
NASA announced in 2012 that it was working to build a "warp drive" that could enable "faster-than-light" travel. Two years later and the space agency hasn't built a spaceship capable of such speeds yet