Tag: tech

Jun 3, 2019

Aerogels are the World’s Lightest Solids

Aerogels are the World’s Lightest Solids

They have been used on Mars missions and the Stardust comet particle-return mission

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May 27, 2019

A Real Life Pastor Baptizes an Anime Girl in Virtual Reality

A Real Life Pastor Baptizes an Anime Girl in Virtual Reality

It sounds like a lark but this exchange was surprisingly insightful and quite intriguing

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Apr 29, 2019

A Full Self-Driving Tesla Timelapse from the “Passenger’s” POV

A Full Self-Driving Tesla Timelapse from the “Passenger’s” POV

Oh the things you could do if you didn’t have to ‘drive’

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Apr 29, 2019

Watching This Ape Use Instagram Is Completely Surreal

Watching This Ape Use Instagram Is Completely Surreal

The short clip raises more questions than it answers

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Apr 23, 2019

On This Day, 14 Years Ago, the First Video Ever Was Uploaded to YouTube

On This Day, 14 Years Ago, the First Video Ever Was Uploaded to YouTube

Uploaded by co-founder Jawed Karim, it’s the only video he’s ever posted

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Apr 22, 2019

10 Robots Working Together To Pull a Giant Truck

10 Robots Working Together To Pull a Giant Truck

Watch 10 Spot Robots from Boston Dynamics haul a truck (~1 degree uphill, truck in neutral)

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Apr 15, 2019

The Real Reason Boeing’s New Plane Crashed Twice

The Real Reason Boeing’s New Plane Crashed Twice

On the surface, this is a technical failure. But the real story is about a company’s desire to beat their rival.

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