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Innovation

Tesla Bot will need to overcome 3 huge risks to avoid disaster

Elon Musk has revealed a humanoid robot designed to help with those repetitive, boring tasks people hate doing.

Innovation

Look: A futuristic eVTOL helicopter is ready for flight tests

Joby’s eVTOL craft could be the weird plane/chopper fusion of the future.

White Rabbit

Matrix 4: 19 stunning photos from the first full trailer

He knows kung fu...

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You need to watch the most underrated sci-fi robot thriller on Netflix ASAP

This notorious movie never got its proper due.

White rabbit

Matrix 4: 10 mind-blowing images from the new trailer

“I know kung fu.”

Happy Birthday

Real Steel! 8 incredible images from the 2011 premiere

“Let's make some money!”

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Horizon Forbidden West release date, trailer, story, and pre-order info

Coming soon to a PlayStation near you.

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You need to see the most electrifying robot sci-fi movie on Amazon Prime ASAP

Shot in Cambodia, this DIY feature is filled with murderous, brilliantly designed robots.

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You need to watch the most mesmerizing sci-fi movie on Amazon Prime ASAP

This 2018 A.I. movie explores the complications of falling in love… with a robot.

Uncanny

Elon Musk is building androids, but what are they good for?

Tesla is working on autonomous humanoid robots to render labor unnecessary, according to Elon Musk

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You need to watch the most underrated sci-fi blockbuster on HBO Max ASAP

Douglas Adams may have been translated to the screen best by this 2005 blockbuster.

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You need to watch the most exhilarating robot sci-fi movie on HBO Max ASAP

The best modern Saturday Morning Cartoon turned into a movie.

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Sophisicated Gamer

CLX Horus is the perfect gateway to PC gaming

Building your rig feels like a game.

Crypto-savvy

Bitcoin scams: How to spot and avoid the 5 worst cryptocurrency frauds

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Westworld’s Lisa Joy is breaking the loop with Reminiscence

The sci-fi thriller, in theaters and on HBO Max, marks an extension of Joy’s creative partnership with Thandiwe Newton.

now you see it

Science brings some mind-bending James Bond tech to life

This new potential military tech could be hiding in plain sight.

bust a move

Are the Boston Dynamics robots really dancing? The creepy video, explained

No, dancing robots aren’t the next TikTok dance stars.

not a plague

Experimental locust design could change the future of flight

Locusts are gliding experts, and scientists want to build bio-inspired wings.

Innovation

The Pentagon UFO Report is just the beginning. Here’s what happens next.

Four big mysteries remain, and three groups can solve them.

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You need to watch the best sci-fi war movie on Netflix ASAP

The best of both worlds, ready to stream.

Souped-Up Snails

A computer smaller than a penny just solved an ecological mystery

Pinned to the shells of snails, they share the secrets of a resilient species

The Inverse Interview

'Quiet Place Part 2' VFX supervisor says the aliens' origins don't matter

VFX supervisor Scott Farrar, who retires from the industry with 'A Quiet Place Part II,' reveals how the newest film refines its unforgettable monsters.

24 hour pharmacy

The military is funding a "living pharmacy" scientists can stick inside you

The device will use genetically engineered, light-sensitive cells to hack your body’s natural processes.

Entertainment

You need to watch the best sci-fi war movie on Netflix ASAP

This 2016 Netflix original takes all the tenets of military action movies and adds a haunting sci-fi twist.

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Blood Bricks

Look: Future colonies on Mars could be built with human blood

When combined with other materials, it makes surprisingly strong bricks.

Adaptation

These 5 resilient cities can teach us how to survive the climate crisis

These cities can teach other urban spaces how to move forward.

Science

How you think about time can change the future

“Mental time travel” exercises serve a serious purpose.

plant-based diet

Why scientists say we should grow future vaccines in plants

Picture a future where we eat our vaccines.

Sunday Scaries

To build “healthier cities,” we need to reevaluate urban wellness

Before you move to the suburbs, consider this.

Future of work

To meet new worker demands, bosses need to think like Airbnb hosts

These radical designs could make for greener workspaces and happier employees.

lift off

Flying cars are "imminent" new study finds

Science fiction has been promising us flying cars for decades, but now a new super-heated battery design could finally make this a reality for eVTOL.

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EV charging just took a big step forward thanks to an unlikely retail chain

It will be one of the largest retailer-owned charging networks in the country. Here's how 7-Eleven (yes, the Slurpee chain) is helping to solve an EV problem.

Science

This is the year the first baby will be born in space

A permanent Moon colony could become a reality in a few decades.

sci fi food

Algae, house-flies, and 4 other weird foods scientists say are the future

“To future-proof our food supply we must pioneer completely new ways of farming.”

Innovation

One big energy bet could end California's drought, but really

With the climate changing and droughts on the rise, big changes are needed in order to save the state.

Future Earth 2121

What happens if we solve climate change?

“It's very important that we take steps, and we take them rapidly.”

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Homecoming

Inspiration4 splashdown: 14 photos and videos of the historic SpaceX mission

SpaceX just made history with Inspiration4, the first civilian flight into orbit.

The right stuff

Why Inspiration4’s participants aren’t actual astronauts

FAA: Call them pioneers, just don’t call them crew.

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Inspiration4: The 7 most fascinating tidbits you may have missed

SpaceX's first all-civilian mission has taken off. Here's what you may have missed.

The first flight

Inspiration4: How sports helped shape the Netflix documentary

The Last Dance director Jason Hehir shares how he brought space to a mainstream audience.

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Inspiration4: What Crew Dragon’s glass dome reveals about SpaceX’s plans

SpaceX's all-civilian mission is set to launch soon. Its Crew Dragon capsule is more unique than it seems.

Innovation

Life on Mars? After Inspiration4, what SpaceX advisor sees for the future

Astronaut Garrett Reisman, who helped develop SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule, has a bold vision of the future of space.

Innovation

Pizza for Inspiration4? 5 other foods you never knew were served in space

With SpaceX's Inspiration4 mission, Sian Proctor has put in a special food request.

Innovation

Watch: Civilian astronauts depart Earth on Inspiration4 mission

“The door is open now. The view is pretty incredible.”

Innovation

Inspiration4 mission reveals an unexpected purpose for SpaceX Crew Dragon

Inspiration4 is set to launch four civilians into orbit, but it's only the beginning of an exciting new journey.

Musk Reads

No unions, big problem: Why Biden might leave Tesla behind

Inspiration4 gets ready for takeoff; Tesla gets left out; Elon Musk loves tea.

Innovation

SpaceX: Elon Musk shares photo of drone ship that enables more missions

SpaceX's new droneship, A Shortfall of Gravitas, means the company can power even more ambitious goals.

Crypto-savvy

Bitcoin scams: How to spot and avoid the 5 worst cryptocurrency frauds

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Homecoming

Inspiration4 splashdown: 14 photos and videos of the historic SpaceX mission

SpaceX just made history with Inspiration4, the first civilian flight into orbit.

Innovation

Inspiration4 crew: 5 updates from their first space broadcast (Video)

The crew is the first all-civilian, privately-funded group of spacefarers.

Inspirational

SpaceX: How to watch the Inspiration4 crew in space

SpaceX's first all-civilian flight will stream live from 300+ miles above Earth. Here’s how to see it.

The right stuff

Why Inspiration4’s participants aren’t actual astronauts

FAA: Call them pioneers, just don’t call them crew.

Innovation

Inspiration4: The 7 most fascinating tidbits you may have missed

SpaceX's first all-civilian mission has taken off. Here's what you may have missed.

Innovation

Inspiration4: What Crew Dragon’s glass dome reveals about SpaceX’s plans

SpaceX's all-civilian mission is set to launch soon. Its Crew Dragon capsule is more unique than it seems.

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The Genesis GV80 is executing one Lexus strategy perfectly

The Genesis GV80 might be best known as the car that saved Tiger Woods, but it might be the best luxury SUV on the market. Here's everything you need to know.

Innovation

Life on Mars? After Inspiration4, what SpaceX advisor sees for the future

Astronaut Garrett Reisman, who helped develop SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule, has a bold vision of the future of space.

Innovation

Pizza for Inspiration4? 5 other foods you never knew were served in space

With SpaceX's Inspiration4 mission, Sian Proctor has put in a special food request.

Innovation

Watch: Civilian astronauts depart Earth on Inspiration4 mission

“The door is open now. The view is pretty incredible.”

Innovation

Inspiration4 mission reveals an unexpected purpose for SpaceX Crew Dragon

Inspiration4 is set to launch four civilians into orbit, but it's only the beginning of an exciting new journey.

Inspiring

SpaceX image reveals critical step before Inspiration4 mission