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Electronics firm Dyson has revealed it's planning to take on hundreds of engineers for a major new robotics-based project.
June 1, 2022
A robot being developed by Dyson.
Still not sure what to be for Halloween this year? Don't worry -- thanks to miracles of modern technology, you can fabricate these costumes with a 3D printer.
October 29, 2021
3D printed Halloween costumes
Parrot's new 4G-connected Anafi Ai drone has no range limits and a powerful camera for breathtaking photography.
June 30, 2021
Parrot Anafi Ai drone flying by satellitesl.
Sony's first drone accelerates to 55mph in a blink-and-you-will-miss-it 3.5s, making it the fastest accelerating drone in the industry. Shame it costs $9,000.
June 10, 2021
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Just because CES 2021 has gone virtual doesn't mean there's a shortage of new tech to ogle. Here, we've rounded up some of the coolest gadgets shown so far.
January 15, 2021
Brink Bionics device
Sony is arriving at CES 2021 with a bang, unveiling its first-ever drone: The Airpeak, which capable of carrying one of its DSLR Alpha cameras.
January 12, 2021
Sony's Airpeak drone
My favorite part of CES -- the crazy, chaotic mosh pit of startups known as Eureka Park -- has been canceled. What does that mean for the show?
January 9, 2021
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What does CES 2021 have in store when it comes to weird, offbeat, and futuristic technology? It's hard to say this year, but we have some educated guesses.
January 7, 2021
Bell VTOL CES 2019
It's like eating an energizing snack bar. But for robots
April 15, 2020
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The powerful telescope is celebrating its 30th year in orbit.
April 15, 2020
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John's Hopkins University's new tracker offers highly granular information
April 14, 2020
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Cleanliness isn't only important on Earth. It matters on the Red Planet too
April 13, 2020
This image was taken by Left Navigation Camera onboard NASA's Mars rover Curiosity on Sol 2727.
The craft will come within just 243 feet of asteroid Bennu
April 12, 2020
This artist’s concept shows the trajectory and configuration of NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft during Checkpoint rehearsal, which is the first time the mission will practice the initial steps for collecting a sample from asteroid Bennu.
Auroras caused by solar winds seem to heat the atmosphere
April 12, 2020
This false-color composite image shows auroras (depicted in green) above the cloud tops of Saturn's south pole. The 65 observations used here were captured by Cassini's visual and infrared mapping spectrometer on Nov. 1, 2008.
The NeMO-Net game feeds data to NASA's Pleiades supercomputer
April 12, 2020
A user playing the new NeMO-Net game that helps NASA classify the world's coral from their own home
The craft snaps a parting image as it heads toward Mercury
April 12, 2020
Mercury orbiter BepiColombo
The first manned test flight of the capsule is scheduled for May
April 11, 2020
On Friday, April 3, 2020, NASA and SpaceX completed an end-to-end demonstration of the teams' ability to safely evacuate crew members from the Fixed Service Structure during an emergency situation at Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
NASA releases audio that hasn't been heard since the 1970s
April 11, 2020
The crewmembers of the Apollo 13 mission
The abrasive, electrically charged dust particles stick to everything
April 11, 2020
Robotics engineer Jason Schuler performs a preliminary test to prepare for dust testing of various seals for the wheel motors on NASA’s Volatiles Investigating Polar Exploration Rover, or VIPER
The tiny helicopter will be the first to fly on another planet
April 11, 2020
The Mars Helicopter and its Mars Helicopter Delivery System were attached to the Perseverance Mars rover at Kennedy Space Center on April 6, 2020. The helicopter will be deployed about two-and-a-half months after Perseverance lands.
Design a mini rover for the Honey, I Shrunk the NASA Payload challenge
April 10, 2020
The JPL-led challenge is seeking tiny payloads no larger than a bar of soap for a miniaturized Moon rover.
What better time to learn to cut hair over video chat?
April 9, 2020
Man cutting hair
The drones have been deployed in the U.S. following similar action in Europe.
April 9, 2020
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The company wants to perfect the feat for its reusable rocket system
April 9, 2020
A helicopter plucks a dummy booster from the sky during a test run by Rocket Lab in 2020.
Peppering your work emails with emojis will improve communication
April 8, 2020
emoji on laptop
Could this help with the current shortage of ventilators?
April 8, 2020
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The latest version of Nuro's pod has more cargo space but a smaller footprint
April 8, 2020
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Next up, the Crew Dragon, which will carry astronauts to the space station
April 8, 2020
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Self-driving vehicles are helping overworked hospital staff
April 7, 2020
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It's citizen science -- but not like you've seen before
April 7, 2020
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It will carry scientific experiments back from space to Earth
April 7, 2020
SpaceX's Dragon resupply ship slowly approaches the orbiting lab as both spacecraft were orbiting 258 miles above the Mediterranean Sea Dec. 9, 2019. Filled with more than 4,000 pounds of valuable scientific experiments and other cargo, Dragon is now set to leave the International Space Station Monday, April 6.
No one seems to know where the speaker-drone came from
April 7, 2020
Drone Sunset
It probably won't take place until the fall at the earliest
April 7, 2020
Starliner
The design uses components of the Model 3, including the infotainment system
April 6, 2020
Engineering update on the Tesla ventilator
Cortical Labs is building neural networks with a notable difference
April 6, 2020
Cortical Labs
BepiColombo will get a gravity assist from Earth this week
April 5, 2020
BepiColombo cartoon characters 'hug' Earth ahead of the spacecraft's flyby, scheduled on 10 April.
Discovery is the best evidence yet of an intermediate-mass black hole
April 5, 2020
artist’s impression depicts a star being torn apart by an intermediate-mass black hole
ALMA and the VLT are among the telescopes affected
April 5, 2020
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They'll study how solar storms form using radio imaging
April 4, 2020
A new NASA mission called SunRISE will study what drives solar particle storms - giant surges of solar particles that erupt off of the Sun - as depicted in this illustration. Understanding how such storms affect interplanetary space can help protect spacecraft and astronauts.
It could be used to research technologies for a mission to Mars
April 4, 2020
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It will use microlensing to spot small, distant planets
April 4, 2020
Artist’s illustration of the WFIRST spacecraft.
It sports gently curved treads as opposed to Curiosity's chevron treads
April 4, 2020
Three of the six flight wheels that will travel to Mars can be seen attached to NASA's Perseverance rover (which is inverted on a handling fixture) on March 30, 2020 at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The protective antistatic foil covering the wheels will be removed before launch this summer.
It goes from beating us at quiz shows to answering essential questions
April 3, 2020
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It passed an ambient pressure test but buckled during cryo pressure testing
April 3, 2020
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The mirror is 6.5 meters across and folds up to fit into a rocket
April 3, 2020
Deployment tests like these help safeguard mission success by physically demonstrating that NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope is able to move and unfold as intended.
Is this the answer to enjoying the museum experience while on lockdown?
April 2, 2020
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The successful candidates could bag a trip to the moon, and even beyond
April 2, 2020
astronaut mobile game contest
Researchers' computer models offer guidance on infection risks during air travel
April 1, 2020
traveler being scanned
Autonomous helicopter will become the first aircraft to fly on another planet
April 1, 2020
Mars 2020 helicopter
It's much cheaper than transporting materials from Earth
March 31, 2020
moon base