What happens when water sinks a city?
'The Exit Room' imagines the inevitable 2021 hypstopia.
Now there's a Google for the deep web's contraband markets.
The flying service's drone crews feel a negative perception hangs over their line of work, according to a Government Accountability Office report.
Another day, another exoplanet discovered in the habitable zone of a distant star—but this one is the most Earth-like yet.
Some of the world's biggest oil companies have spent $50 billion on the most complicated engineering project in the world, with little to show for it.
Buying Guns and Drugs on the Deep Web
We toured the dark web's Tor bazaars to find out just how easy it is to buy guns, drugs, and other contraband online.
If they've done anything, the leaks of former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden have proven that we are indeed living in a global surveillance state.Watch Now
The Man Who Built a 20-Foot Flamethrowing Exoskeleton
Meet mild-mannered amateur inventor Carlos Owens and his infamous “Big Red” robot.
Mention Wasilla, Alaska, and presidential also-ran Sarah Palin leaps to mind like a caribou. But the southern Alaskan town’s more animated, engaging, and intelligent invention is easily a 20-foot-tall robotic mecha robot with flamethrowers for hands.Watch Now
Peru's DVD Pirates Are Its Top Culture Dealers
How Lima's notorious bootleggers use low methods to deliver high culture.
In Pasaje 18 of Lima's Polvos Azules shopping mall, you'll find racks of DVD burners humming away while fluorescent lights cast their glare across the glitter of thousands of bootleg movies in telltale cellophane wrappers. It looks like a scene right out of cyberpunk. But for many Peruvians, whose access to alternatives like Netflix is hampered by some of the slowest internet speeds on the globe, bootleg DVDs remain a primary source for accessing current mov…Watch Now
Inside the Research Institute Battling PTSD with Virtual Reality
War vet Jody Mitic visits the Institute for Creative Technologies to try out VR aimed at PTSD.
Jody is an ideal conduit to bridge the divide between the experiences of soldiers and the curiosity of civilians. As a professional, motivational speaker, with a bit of reality TV fame under his belt in Canada, Jody has made a living out of being open about his experiences.Watch Now
It's the first time this has ever been observed.
Mark Levinson left particle physics for films, and this is his contribution to the science.
Lots of people are scared of the future.
MIT researchers have designed an earthquake and tsunami-proof nuclear reactor—and they say it's ripe for mass production.
The Hubble Space Telescope has some more eye candy for you.
Your body's the new wallet, and your blood is the new credit card number.
The secure email service lost its contempt of court appeal in what all boiled down to a procedural point.
Free speech in action (and how this all relates to a horse).
The agency has interfered with a number of search-and-rescue missions where drones could have helped.
Catching up with Brad Burge, who's hosting a five-session course co-produced by MAPS and Evolver Learning Lab.
It's good for the environment, or something.
Lawmakers just passed a bill making Bus Rapid Transit illegal in the state of Tennessee. And if a conservative advocacy movement gets its way, that's just the beginning.