British Airways pilot Mark Vanhoenacker talks about his new book, How to Land a Plane, and what it takes a return a Boeing 747 to the ground.
Because not everyone needs a bajillion horsepower and the price tag that comes with it.
Enlarge (credit: DeepMind) New research from Google’s UK-based DeepMind subsidiary demonstrates that deep neural networks have a remarkable capacity to understand a scene, represent it in a compact format, and then “imagine” what the same scene would look like from a perspective the network hasn’t seen before. Human beings are good at this. If shown […]
New displays and something called foveated rendering could make a world of difference.
It’s not exactly a P100D, but he’s still plenty excited about it.
Trevor Mahlmann On Monday, after standing down for a month, SpaceX returned to flight from Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Mostly sunny, deep-blue skies provided a perfect opportunity to photograph the launch of the Falcon 9 rocket. And armed with four remote cameras, Trevor Mahlmann was there for Ars to capture the scene. The photo […]
A mathematician and an animator teamed up to compile 36 photos into one amazing video. The post Gaze Upon Jupiter’s Enormity in This Amazing Fly-By Video appeared first on WIRED.
This week I share with you a favorite Instagram account capturing shots of New York City as well as the diverse and interesting people who live there.
May brings M.R. Carey’s new tale set in the same zombified world as The Girl With All the Gifts, a surreal new short-story collection from Haruki Murakami, a posthumous novel about dinosaurs from Michael Crichton—and many more. Dig in! Read more…