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The Technological Alt-History of 'Metal Gear Solid'

The outlandish tech in 'Metal Gear Solid' versus its real-world counterparts.<p>Game designer Hideo Kojima has always been something of a futurist, even when his games are set in the past. Take his most famous creation, the espionage-themed <i>Metal Gear</i> series.<p>The latest game in this long-running series, …

3D Printing

Heuer

Reaction Engines Reveals Secret Of Sabre Frost Control Technology

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Lexus just unveiled a working hoverboard!

The hoverboard is one of those keen technologies promised to us by Hollywood that simply hasn’t become part of our every day world. We’re still …

High-speed Rail

Rare video shows Russian Air Force Tu-160 Blackjack bombers activity in the Arctic

Interesting footage from aboard Russian Tu-160s bombers over the Arctic.<p>The Tu-160 Blackjack is a supersonic, variable-sweep wing heavy strategic …

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Station Astronaut Snaps Super Sharp View of the Great Pyramids from Space

The Great Egyptian Pyramids of Giza from space and the International Space Station on 10 June 2015. “It took me until my last day in space to get a …

Space Science

NASA Gets Best View Yet of Mysterious Bright Spots on Ceres

NASA's Dawn spacecraft has snapped the best-ever images of the dwarf planet Ceres' bright spots, but the strange features still have researchers …

Astronomy

The X-15 Hypersonic Flight Research Program

Separate invitations-to-bid were issued to four potential engine contractors on February 4, 1955, and the final contract for the X-15 engine, the …

Aerospace

A SpaceX competitor just released plans they've been developing in secret for years that could revolutionize spaceflight

The warehouse belongs to one of Europe's leading aerospace companies, Airbus, and on June 5, the company unveiled design plans for a reusable Ariane rocket, made by the French-based company Arianespace.<p>Arianespace is a big competitor of the American company SpaceX, and SpaceX's promise for …

Space Travel

Raptor

Photographer Captures the Ruins of the Soviet Space Shuttle Program

Russian urban exploration photographer Ralph Mirebs recently paid a visit to the Baikonur Cosmodrome, where inside a giant abandoned hangar are …

Two billion year old nuclear mega-reactor discovered in Africa | (Grens)wetenschap | Earth Matters

<b>(Zen Gardner) Two billion years ago, parts of an African uranium deposit spontaneously underwent nuclear fission — but the evidence suggests</b> …

Uranium

The Vortex Bladeless Wind Turbine

When it comes to clean energy, wind power is considered one of the most reliable and sustainable alternatives. And thanks to the combination of …