Future Tech

SkyDrive electric helicopter could be flying above Japan in 2025

Japanese electric helicopter startup SkyDrive has unveiled its electric helicopter that they hope to use as an air taxi service…

Honda plans to introduce 10 electric motorcycles

Honda has announced its plans to introduce electric motorcycles to the global market. While many Americans associate Honda with their…

Tesla’s most searched Google terms of 2020: Stock, Net Worth, and Baby Names

Data from Google reveals that Tesla was among the most popular automotive-related search terms in 2020. Those interested in the…

Scientists explore yarn made from human tissue for wound repair

A group of researchers from the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research in Bordeaux have produced what they…

Scientists create ‘living concrete’ that could one day be used on Mars

Builders have been making concrete the same way for hundreds of years: by mixing sand with various binding materials. However,…

Terraforming Mars may still be possible after NASA concludes otherwise, scientists say

SpaceX's Elon Musk may imagine a nuclear device acting as an artificial sun on Mars for his long-term terraforming plans,…

NASA finds more hints of life on Mars in latest Curiosity Rover discovery

NASA's Mars Curiosity rover recently detected a high amount of methane in the planet's surface air, a gas that's often…

Tesla Arcade is priming us for the self-driving future, we just don’t know it yetS

This is a free excerpt of our weekly members-only newsletter. Each week, we give you our take on the biggest…

Boston Dynamics teases robot dog army hauling truck as production underway

Boston Dynamics has a motto on the front page of its website: "Changing your idea of what robots can do."…

Tales from Dandelion customers: geothermal heating, cooling, and energy independence

Behind every installation of a Dandelion geothermal heating and air conditioning unit is a story. These stories are different for…

Exterior airbag design looks to cut car crash injuries by 40%

Internal airbags are a standard safety feature in today's cars, but a German auto supplier is hoping to export their…

Dandelion’s geothermal system looks to heat and cool homes with renewable energy

Dandelion Energy, an energy startup conceived at Google's Alphabet X innovation lab, is looking to bring affordable geothermal heating and…

Amazon enters self-driving car arena, invests in Aurora run by former Tesla execs

The self-driving startup led by ex-Tesla and ex-Google executives, Aurora Innovation, Inc. has landed $530 million dollars in funding after…

NASA has deployed a small dome on Mars to protect its “marsquake” detector

Before NASA's InSight lander gathers data on Martian surface vibrations, aka "marsquakes", it needs to protect its seismographic instrument from…

Engineers use the heart’s energy to self-charge a bio-implant device

Engineers from Dartmouth College have created a dime-sized device that could allow implanted biomedical devices to be charged indefinitely using…

iRobot is going outdoors with an autonomous Roomba lawn mower with smart mapping tech

Mowing the lawn can quickly get in the way of summer fun, just like vacuuming and mopping interfere with just…

World’s first industrial electric excavator has a 300 kWh battery pack that triples Tesla’s P100D

Pon Equipment based in Gjelleråsen, Norway has converted an industrial diesel-powered excavator to operate on batteries alone, the first of…

Boeing completes first test flight for electric passenger craft prototype

Boeing's electric passenger air vehicle (PAV) prototype successfully completed its first test flight in Manassas, Virginia, marking a milestone in…

Anti-drone defense in focus as airport endangerment episodes rise

In the wake of the drone sightings at London's Gatwick Airport, an incident which grounded and delayed planes for 32…

US Department of Defense documents reveal wormholes and extra dimensions research

As part of a US Department of Defense (DoD) project named the Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification Program (AATIP), the US…