Matt Zielesch

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Tesla Shows Off A 90-Second Battery Swap System, Wants It At Supercharging Stations By Year’s End

Tesla teased electric motorheads earlier this week by announcing an event that would show off its curious battery-swapping system, and it wound up being even more impressive than most of us imagined. Long story short, Tesla can swap a Model S’s battery in just 90 seconds (that’s less time than it …

Illegal genetically modified wheat appeared in Oregon, and no one's sure how it got there

A mystery is unfolding in the laboratories and grain fields of Oregon. Stalks of wheat that hadn't been planted and wouldn't die were found growing among a farmer's crops. Tests have revealed that the peculiar wheat included an illegal gene modification that made it resistant to a certain herbicide …

Happening Now: An Asteroid And Its Moon Sail Past Earth

The pair will come their closest at 4:59 pm ET today.<p>An asteroid is sailing past Earth today, and it's bringing along some luggage.<p>At 4:59 pm ET, asteroid 1998 QE2 will be a mere 3.6 million miles away from our home planet. And it's not alone. It is bringing with it a moon that orbits it as it …

Google celebrates Julius Richard Petri, inventor of the Petri dish

Have you googled anything today? If so, you may have noticed that the Google Doodle looks different. That's because today is the 161st anniversary of …