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Elon Musk Claims Autopilot Mode Was Turned Off In Pennsylvania Turnpike Crash

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 16:51

Tesla CEO says crash was not the car's fault

Elon Musk tweeted this afternoon that the logs from a Tesla Model X crash earlier this month show autopilot was turned off.

Hillary Clinton And The NSA Have Heard Of This Pokémon Go Thing

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 15:30

It's just... everywhere. Everywhere.

The NSA and the Clinton campaign are both fully aware of the country's biggest addiction problem in history: Pokémon Go.

Small Bird-Shaped Drone Crashes In Mogadishu

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 15:29

Unmanned avian vehicle

Bird drone.

Brits Cut Climate Department In Post-Brexit Vote Shake-Up

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 14:58

The move comes months after massive flooding in the UK

As Theresa May comes into power as prime minister of the United Kingdom, a chain of shuffling department leaders has continued with the disbanding of the Department of…

All the Questions You Had About Climate Models but Were Afraid to Ask

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 14:50
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A scientist explains

Andrew Gettelman of the National Center for Atmospheric Research explains how climate models work.

This Nuclear-Powered Supersonic Airliner Concept Is A Beautiful Dream

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 14:37

As improbable as it is wonderful

Weird airplane concept.

Engineered Bacteria Can Manufacture Nano-Electronics

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 14:16

Nanowires could be used in small powerful devices

Scientists at the University of Massachusetts Amherst have genetically engineered a strain of bacteria that, when combined with the amino acid tryptophan, will produce…

Watch Super-Powerful Electromagnets Shrink Quarters

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 13:30

Don't try it at home

This video explains the physics of electromagnets shrinking quarters…

Pokémon Go Is This Week's New Advertising Scheme

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 12:22

Prepare to see endless references to the game. Everywhere.

The popularity of Pokémon Go means that we're in for a real deluge of spoofing, awkward, and sometimes ill-advised advertising and social media. And right now the…

Major Leaguer Catches Drone Tossed Baseball

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 11:40

UAVs in the outfield

Baseball gimmick drone.