A spectacular photo captures a glorious feathered flyer as the International Space Station passes in front of our star.
In a Tweet, Apple CEO Tim Cook honors his predecessor on the anniversary of Jobs’ death.
A refresh of Google’s critically acclaimed Pixel smartphones is expected Wednesday when the company holds its annual product launch event at the SFJAZZ center in San Francisco. Although their features won’t be known officially until Google raises the curtain on the phones at the event, leaks — including photos — have given the public a […]
When AltspaceVR announced that it was staying open after threatening to close its doors, it said it was "deep in discussions" with people who were passionate about it. Apparently one of those people was Microsoft, because the software giant has just…
Like another famously doomed Ned, “Simpsons” nemesis Ned Flanders learns it’s tough to get ahead in Westeros.
Stratospheric balloon launch startup World View has completed its inaugural launch from its new Tucson, Arizona-based headquarters, the company announced today. The new HQ was officially opened back in February, but since then it’s been preparing the facility for regular launch operations, culminating in today’s debut take-off. World View is trying to carve out novel […]
Denis Villeneuve explains why the sequel to the 1982 science fiction classic conjures an alternative future that doesn’t depend on digital data the way we do.
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At Ars Technica Live, Aaron Streets discussed the ways he’s using microfluidics to advance cellular biology. (video link) In recent decades, one of the largest-scale government-funded science research projects was the Human Genome Project, an effort to map the entire genetic blueprint of our species. Since 2016, a new version of that herculean effort is […]