Elyse Coniglio

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Time Capsule For The Year 2957 Discovered at MIT

As we’ve seen time and again, most time capsules are incredibly boring. But MIT recently discovered a time capsule filled with some amazing materials …

Net-zero Unity home is a solar-powered prefab that pops up in just 3 days

1/20<p>Unity Home Greenbuild 2015<p>If you aren’t yet sold on factory-built housing, the gorgeous prefab Unity home may have what it takes to change your …

There's a mission to this mysterious water world that could detect the first alien life

Their spacecraft, called the Europa Multi-Flyby Mission, would orbit Jupiter, taking frequent passes by Europa for a close look at its surface.<p>But there is another important piece of the puzzle that NASA is exploring, and in a recent conversation with US Rep. John Culberson (R-Texas), Ars …

Paranormal

Researchers Aim to Teach Robots How and When to Say 'No' to Humans

"I'm sorry, Dave. I'm afraid I can't do that."<p>Anyone who's seen "2001: A Space Odyssey" likely remembers the scene in which the HAL-9000 computer decides to go against orders and strand one of the main characters outside the spacecraft. But don't worry: This research project to teach robots when …

Iran Reveals Latest Humanoid Robot: 'Surena III'

Walking into the future at less than 1 mph<p>What’s over six feet tall, 216 pounds, and poses no direct threat to America? If you guessed “the latest humanoid robot from Iran,” you can probably skip this story—but for everyone else, the Surena III is Iran’s latest human-shaped technology demonstrator, …

Robotics

10 Tips to Live Your Life Efficiently

People constantly think about improving their quality of life. If they spend their days doing useless things, such as watching the Kardashians or Big …

Time Management

MIT Finds A Way To Desalinate Water By Shocking The Salt Right Out Of It

The system, implemented by engineering and math professor Martin Bazant and his team, uses electricity. “[It is] a fundamentally new and different …