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Hennessey’s New “Exorcist” Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Set to Terrorize Hellcats

An apt name for the fastest Camaro that comes with a warranty<p>We might not know exactly what Dodge has in store for us with the upcoming Demon, but it looks like Hennessey is making sure the Camaro faithful are well equipped. To expunge the SRT Demons and Hellcats from drag strips and local …

Sports Cars

Best professional DSLRs 2017

<b>We round up the best professional DSLRs on the market at the moment</b><p>Canon EOS 1D X II<p><b>Price:</b> £4,799.00 (body only)<p><b>Key features:</b><p>20.2-megapixel …

SpaceX, In Another First, Recovers $6 Million Nose Cone From Reused Falcon 9

On Thursday, SpaceX successfully launched a previously-used rocket, a historic first that puts the company firmly on the path towards its promise of …

I got a ride in the $100,000 electric car trying to take on Tesla — here’s what it was like

Last week, I got a ride in the startup's very first prototype, the Lucid Air. The car starts at $52,500, but the luxurious version I got a ride in at Manhattan's Classic Car Club last week will cost over $100,000.<p>Peter Rawlinson, the chief engineer behind the Model S, is the leading force behind …

Here's everything Tesla plans to accomplish by the end of the year

Tesla had a huge 2016.<p>Among other things, the company unveiled the Model 3, launched new battery products, acquired SolarCity, and revealed its new solar shingles.<p>And the company hasn't slowed down in 2017.<p>So far this year the company has changed its name from Tesla Motors to Tesla, started rolling …

Ask Ethan: If The Universe Is Expanding, Why Aren't We?

One of the biggest scientific surprises of the 20th century was the discovery that the Universe itself is expanding. Distant galaxies recede from us and from one another more quickly than the nearby ones, as though the fabric of space itself is being stretched. On the largest scales, the matter and …

Black Holes

Harvard Scientists Theorize That Fast Radio Bursts Come From Alien Space Travel

Could these mysterious flashes of radio waves come from a planet-sized device to power alien spacecraft?<p>Fast radio bursts (FRB) are perhaps the most mysterious phenomena we observe in the cosmos. Earlier this year, astronomers announced they had pinpointed an FRB for the first time in a dwarf …

ShyBot is a robot that just doesn't want to be with you

If all robots were like ShyBot, then we sure wouldn't have to worry about Skynet and Judgement Day.<p>Made by Italian artist Norma Jeane as an art piece for the Desert X Art Biennale, ShyBot is a robot that's useless at doing anything except running away from humans.<p>Set loose in a desert for six days, …

Robots

It's Official: Time Crystals Are a New State of Matter, And Now We Can Create Them

Peer-review has spoken.<p>Earlier this year, physicists had put together a blueprint for how to make and measure time crystals - a bizarre state of …

Quantum Physics

How To: Use Tabs in Stock macOS Sierra Apps on Your Mac

- Mar 7, 2017<p>The macOS Sierra 10.12 release brought a number of great features. One of the most useful new features is the tabs feature in many of …

Why This Part of the Universe Makes No Sense to Scientists

New data from NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope and the Herschel Space Observatory is undoing a century of scientific evidence, boggling astronomer’s …

Universe

This Should End Well: MIT Made a Robot That Can Read Your Mind

We love to joke about events in the scientific community that herald the end of the world or the inevitable robot uprising. It’s funny to talk about …

Robotics

Recent claims invalid: Emergent Gravity might deliver a Universe without dark matter

The latest challenger to dark matter’s throne may not be so difficult to knock off, after all.<p><i>This post was written by Sabine Hossenfelder. Sabine is</i> …

Coldest Place In The Universe? NASA Wants To Create It On ISS With Future SpaceX Cargo Mission

In the relative vacuum of outer space, it is very, very cold but even the coldest known place in the universe is not the coldest it can theoretically …

Ford wants drones to join forces with self-driving vans for faster deliveries

Ford has revealed its ‘Autolivery’ concept for what it calls the ‘city of tomorrow’, and envisions a future in which packages are delivered to houses …

Iraqi police build quadcopter “bomber” with DJI drone and badminton supplies[Updated]

Downed drone outside Mosul shows off-the-shelf tech creatively used to kill.<p><b>Update, March 3: Nick Waters of Bellingcat has found evidence that the</b> …

Cosmic Superclusters, The Universe's Largest Structures, Don't Actually Exist

On the largest scales, the Universe looks like a vast cosmic web. Stars link up into galaxies, which are clustered together in galactic groups. Many groups bound together lead to galaxy clusters, and occasionally clusters merge together, creating even larger clusters. Many clusters together, …

Time Dilation Is Even More Confusing Than You Thought

Did you know time can rotate?<p>Einstein's theory of relativity has all sorts of weird results that make it difficult to wrap your head around, but one of the weirdest is time dilation. Basically, according to relativity, if you speed up, then time slows down. But that relatively simple idea can lead …

VIDIUS Is the World's Smallest Camera-Equipped Drone

Snap beautiful images or stream 420p video with this mini-quadcopter.<p>Drone specialist Axis has unveiled “VIDIUS,” the world’s smallest first-person-view quadcopter. Clocking in at 1.7 inches wide and just under an inch tall, the on-board camera is able to capture and stream video in 420p, giving …

You can now 3D print a perfect clone of DJI’s Inspire 1 quadcopter

Take a stroll through any online repository of 3D printable objects and you’ll find no shortage of drone schematics. Now that 3D printers have …