Quadcopters are finding all kinds of uses these days, but the idea that cops may one day use them to launch stun-gun operations is likely to alarm some. A report on Thursday suggests police are at least exploring the idea.
The Arc’teryx Voltair airbag pack could save your life if you're ever caught in an avalanche. But did you know that this lifesaving technology started as the result of designers playing with RC helicopters and vacuum cleaners?
To help more people turn to solar energy, SolarCity says it will pay $1,000 to any Airbnb host who opts to install its solar panels on their home. The new incentive program will run until the end of 2017.
If you are putting together an early Christmas list, you cannot go too far wrong with the Ultimaker 3, a newly launched desktop 3D printer with a dual-extrusion system for printing two materials at the same time.
Astronauts must deal with many issues that challenge their mental and physical strength. You can now add potential brain damage to this list thanks to a new study that links cosmic radiation exposure to structural changes in the brain.
SkunkLock is a bike lock that raises a real stink if a thief tries to cut it off. Inside is a noxious chemical deterrent so vile it'll make you barf, its maker claims – though hopefully the would-be thief will scarper before throwing up…
By ditching conventional solar panel design in favor of common construction material, the Italian company Dyaqua offers solar solutions in wood, stone, or cement. The company recently launched the product on Indiegogo.