radar

antarctica

NASA Discovered a ‘Disturbing’ Glacier Hole Two-Thirds the Size of Manhattan

A new study from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory found that 14 billion tons of ice have almost entirely disappeared from Thwaites Glacier in the last three years.
Sarah Emerson
1.31.19
quantum radar

A ‘Quantum Radar’ System Will Watch for Stealth Aircraft and Missiles in the Arctic

Canada is investing $2.7 million to develop quantum radar technology.
Kate Lunau
4.12.18
Moveable

This 1960s Radar Technology Is Making a Comeback in Self Driving Cars

An Israeli company is giving cars x-ray vision.
Tracey Lindeman
1.15.18
Great Migrations

This 70-Mile-Wide Blob Over Colorado Turns Out to Be Migrating Butterflies

♫ Butterfly in the sky, I can go twice as high...♫
Becky Ferreira
10.5.17
future of journalism

Google Pushes New Automated Journalism Project in the UK

Can algorithms save local news?
Michael Byrne
7.10.17
Eye Spy

Meteorologists Are Using Eye-Tracking Tech to Improve Weather Forecasting

NOAA Forecasters will be able to sift through more data faster after reviewing their own eye patterns.
Ben Dickson
5.24.17
Turbulence

The US Air Force’s Updated E-3G Radar Planes Are Vulnerable to Hacks

Ironically, the downside to having modern computers in planes lies in their susceptibility to that most contemporary of threats—hacking.
Sebastien Roblin
3.3.17
Google

Watch this Sensor Effortlessly Identify Different Objects with Radar

Researchers say RadarCat will revolutionize how people interact with a computer.
Becky Ferreira
10.10.16
Canada

A Weather Tracking Black Hole Is Helping Uncover the Mysteries of Tornadoes

"The reality is we probably truly underestimate the number of tornadoes."
Jordan Pearson
9.14.15
future

NASA’s Long-Range Heartbeat Detector Could Monitor Astronauts In Orbit

But for now, it's saving lives on Earth.
Jordan Pearson
5.7.15
Music

​The Man Who Invented Stereo

Alan Blumlein was honoured today for his invention of stereophonic sound at Abbey Road Studios.
Victoria Turk
4.1.15
radar

Stealth Bombers and Cancer Cells Be Warned: Quantum Radar Has Gone Microwave

An only recently theorized technology steps toward the real world.
Michael Byrne
2.28.15
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