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First video of RED's $1,200 phone shows it's even weirder than we thought

Red raised many an eyebrow last month when it announced the Hydrogen, a $1,200 ‘holographic’ phone for filmmakers. Sticker shock aside, there were so few concrete details (and many lofty claims) that some thought it might be a vaporware concept. But now we have proof it’s a serious endeavor.<p>MKBHD, …

Prototypes

Bill Nye’s Solar Sail Hits A Few Snags But Is Almost Ready To Fly

Despite a recent glitch, LightSail 2 is still aiming for a historic flight in 2017<p>Carl Sagan dreamt of navigating the cosmos on sails pushed by waves of photons streaming out from the sun. These solar sails may one day carry humans to other planets and maybe even other star systems. The Planetary …

Space Travel

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FAA Gives Flying Car Prototype the Go-Ahead as a Light Sport Aircraft

Terrafugia's flying car prototype can't meet a few key FAA regulations, but the startup just received an exemption.<p>The Terrafugia Transition is a prototype automobile-aircraft that is about the closest thing to a flying car that we have. It's street legal and it can fly, and now the FAA has granted …

We’re editing human genes to kill cancer

Killing cancer is the ultimate goal for many researchers, and they’re studying various ways of doing it. Some scientists are working on a vaccine …

Genetic Engineering

The Bugatti Chiron Was A Staggering 23 MPH Faster Than The Fastest Race Car At Le Mans

While we don’t yet know the Bugatti Chiron’s top speed, we now know this: At the hands of Bugatti boss Wolfgang Dürheimer, it hit 236 mph during a …

There's A Mysterious Sound Coming From The Caribbean That's So Loud It Can Be Heard From Space

The "Rossby whistle" is many octaves below the range of human hearing.<p>In what sounds like a plot device from a science fiction movie involving sea monsters and aliens, a strange sound is coming out of the Caribbean Sea that's so loud it can be detected from space.<p>And it's an A-flat.<p>The University …

Caribbean

A Promising Anti-Ageing Drug Is About to Undergo Human Trials For The First Time

It begins...<p>Can we really hope to slow down the ageing process? The compound nicotinamide mononucleotide (NMN) has shown plenty of promise at …

The Quickest Electric Car in the World Just Hit 60 Mph in a Second and a Half

Now that's true ludicrous speed.<p>With the Model S, Tesla proved that electric cars could be quick. The P90D equipped with Ludicrous Mode, for example, is capable of hitting 60 mph in just 2.8 seconds. But in order to be the fastest-accelerating electric car in the world, it would have to cut that …