Virgin Galactic has unveiled the spacesuits worn by space-tourists aboard its private trips next year. The “exclusive spacewear system” was designed in partnership with Under Armour and will be worn by Virgin Galactic boss Richard Branson when he takes flight in 2020. His wacky space venture plans to charge $260,000...
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The Hubble Space Telescope has captured the best pictures yet of our newest interstellar visitor. This comet from outside our solar system is zooming by us at a blistering 110,000 mph (177,000 kph). Hubble caught some glam shots over the weekend from a distance of...
Most pizzas will be made using crushed-up insects in just 20 years, an expert claims. Your favorite Friday night treat may soon contain bug-based dough, lab-grown meats and cheese and could even be charred by lasers. And to top it all off, the pizza won’t be cooked — it’ll be...
Sextortion campaigns are back with a vengeance. At the root of the campaign is a botnet currently operating on more than 450,000 infected hosts, according to a new report from Check Point Research, an IT security firm. The botnet – a network of malicious computers – spits out millions of...
BELGRADE, Serbia — When hundreds of video cameras with the power to identify and track individuals started appearing in the streets of Belgrade as part of a major surveillance project, some protesters began having second thoughts about joining anti-government demonstrations in the Serbian capital. Local authorities assert the system,...
Here’s your chance to be the literal face of a robotics company. A tech firm is looking for the right person to lend their likeness to a new line of robot assistants for the elderly. And while it might sound like the plot to a bad SyFy flick, the...
There are a number of very impressive examples of how artificial intelligence can accomplish things that humans simply can’t, but nothing is cooler than seeing AI married to robotics. OpenAI, the artificial intelligence research group that counts Elon Musk among its founders, has been working on honing the...
WASHINGTON – NASA on Tuesday showed off two new spacesuits tailored for future moonwalking astronauts, signaling development of a crucial component to the space agency’s accelerated drive to return to the moon by 2024. Two NASA engineers strutted on a stage inside the agency’s Washington, DC headquarters, donning the...
The bank employee in the city of Freiburg, Germany, who noticed a bank ATM acting screwy one morning was greeted with a bizarre message on the control panel: “Ho-ho-ho! Let’s make some cutlets today!” That employee didn’t immediately realize it, but hackers had implanted malware in the ATM...
Twitter will restrict how users can interact with tweets from world leaders who violate its rules. The social media company led by CEO Jack Dorsey said in a Tuesday blog post that it will not allow users to like, reply, share or retweet offending tweets, but it will let...