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See a Haunting Vision of the War Machines of the Future

Do you want to know what war would look like in 2048? The Israeli artist Pavel Postovit has drawn a series of remarkable images depicting soldiers, robots, and mechs – all in the service of the Israeli army in 2048. He even drew aerial ships resembling the infamous Triskelion from The Avengers (which had an […]

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A New Cancer Treatment Has Given Terminal Patients a Second Chance at Life

Could This Treatment Cure Cancer? Despite the many advances in medicine over the last century, a cure for one of the most prevalent and devastating diseases in the world today continues to evade us. But thanks to new research, that could soon change. Kite Pharma, a US pharmaceutical company, just released the groundbreaking results of their […]

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Scientists Just Found Fossils Containing the Oldest Evidence of Life on Earth

3,770,000,000 Years Ago The origin of life has long been contentiously debated, often because researchers are trying to understand events that occurred billions of years ago. Adding to the debate is a recent discovery from deep in the exotic landscape of the Nuvvuagittuq (nuh-vu-ah-gi-took) belt in Canada where scientists have uncovered fossils they believe to be 3.77 […]

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Soon, We’ll Know if There’s Life on TRAPPIST-1’s Exoplanets

An Astounding Discovery In February, scientists from the European Southern Observatory and NASA announced the discovery of a new solar system —TRAPPIST-1. It has seven Earth-sized planets orbiting a dwarf star, three of which are in the star’s habitable zone. CLICK HERE TO VIEW FULL INFOGRAPHIC Although TRAPPIST-1 is 40 light-years away, its remarkable similarities to our own […]

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Softbank CEO: The Singularity Will Happen by 2047

Son’s Predictions The CEO of Japanese telecommunications giant and internet multinational Softbank is at it again. Masayoshi Son has been consistent with his predictions as to when the technological singularity will occur. This time, Son predicted that the dawn of machines surpassing human intelligence is bound to occur by 2047 during a keynote address at […]

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Report Asserts That Tesla’s Cars Are Taking Over the World

On The List Every year, Consumer Reports releases its auto brand report. And every year, European and Asian car manufacturers tend to dominate the top 10. This year, however, an American brand has earned a spot near the top: Tesla. CLICK TO VIEW FULL INFOGRAPHIC On the 2017 edition of Consumer Report’s prestigious list, Tesla […]

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Geneticists Are Pioneering a Way to Postpone Death Using Human DNA

The Path to Human Longevity When J. Craig Venter successfully mapped the human genome some 17 years ago, it was partly due to impatience. Venter found the government-funded Human Genome Project to be too slow moving, so he launched his own genomic effort. He was able to fully sequence human DNA two years ahead of […]

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Bill Gates: This Will Be the Biggest Technological Breakthrough of Our Lifetime

Where Are We Now? We have come far in our pursuit of the perfect computer companion. From mastering games to running our homes, artificial intelligence (AI) has been steadily improving. CLICK TO VIEW FULL INFOGRAPHIC However, Microsoft co-founder and richest person in the world Bill Gates isn’t that impressed. While he does note that we have made some advancements, […]

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A Student Spent $700 to Make His Car Drive Itself

The next generation of transportation is here: autonomous cars. And this innovation isn’t exclusively available within the ranks of Tesla — it can also be found in the humble guise of a Honda Civic parked on the campus of the University of Nebraska, Omaha. A University of Nebraska senior, Brevan Jorgenson, shelled out a mere $700 for open source software that […]