Top 10 Cars, SUVs of the 2019 Frankfurt Auto Show

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. It’s a pity the world’s most important auto show is only held every other year. The Frankfurt Motor Show 2019 — IAA, or Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung (International Auto Show) to the locals — had a laser focus on the future. […]

Titan’s Lakes May Have Been Formed By Underground Explosions, Not Erosion

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. There are only two objects in the solar system with sustained pools of liquid on their surface: Earth and Titan. On Earth, we have a well-understood water cycle that keeps liquid water flowing on the surface of our planet. […]

Water Detected on Planet Inside the Habitable Zone for the First Time

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The astronomers who comb through data on planetary surveys looking for potentially habitable planets are searching for worlds with certain specific characteristics. We assume that any planet capable of supporting life has to exist within the habitable zone (also […]

MIT Creates Light-Sensitive ‘Reprogrammable’ Ink

[ad_1] You probably had to agonize over colors the last time you bought a car, a pair of shoes, or anything else where color matters. What if you didn’t have to pick a single color, though? Researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) have developed a new color-changing ink that you can […]

NASA Tests Space Concrete for Future Mars Habitats

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. NASA is looking toward a future when humans could visit Mars for an extended period, and Elon Musk is promising to send people there in the next decade. Whenever humans do set foot on Mars, they’re going to need […]

Rock Samples From Impact Crater Reveal Details of Dinosaur Extinction

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. About 65 million years ago, the dinosaurs and countless other creatures were going about their business on Earth when a space rock dropped out of the sky and brought about the end of the Cretaceous Period. But what was […]

Tesla Pushes Pickup Truck Unveiling to November

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Tesla has made incredible headway when it comes to selling electric sedans and sports cars, and the company is going to launch its first hatchback next year. However, Tesla’s next major vehicle will be a tougher sell. The company […]

Apple Says Google Blew iPhone Hacking Report Out of Proportion

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Apple is used to promoting the security of its products in comparison to the competition, but it was on the defensive last week following a report from Google’s Project Zero. According to Google researchers, iOS was the target of […]

Life, the Universe, and Math: 42 Proven to be the Sum of 3 Cubes

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The problem of 42 — at least as it relates to whether the number could be considered the sum of three cubes — has finally been solved. The question of whether every number under 100 could be expressed in […]

4 Automakers Agree to Cleaner California Air. Now They May Be Sued.

[ad_1] Is this crazy, or what: Four automakers face a Department of Justice investigation and possible lawsuit because they possibly conspired to, uh, build more fuel-efficient cars and help make California’s air cleaner. BMW, Ford, Honda, and Volkswagen are the reported targets of a Justice Department investigation into whether they skirted federal competition laws by […]