Space tourism: SpaceTime VR Lets you Orbit Earth With Real Satellites

Space might be out of reach for many of us, but SpaceTime VR might bring space into our homes. It’s the dream of any would-be space tourist: seeing our home ...

Watch thousands of asteroids orbiting our sun

Both NASA and ESA space missions have just released new videos plotting the orbits of tens of thousands of asteroids (and comets) orbiting our sun. The study of asteroids has ...
Andromeda Collides Milky Way

Andromeda and Milky Way Galaxies Are Already Touching

The merger of the Milky Way and Andromeda galaxy won’t happen for another 4 billion years, but the recent discovery of a massive halo of hot gas around Andromeda may mean our ...

‘Overview’ Virtual-Reality Experience Lets You Explore the Cosmos

A new virtual-reality (VR) experience promises to have you zooming around the cosmos as you look at the precise locations of planets, moons and stars in the solar system and ...
black hole

Fall inside a black hole in this seven figure VR experience

A black hole is a cosmic rift from which nothing can escape, sucking you into the unknown ... which sounds a bit like the hype around VR. Virtual reality currently ...
China AI

China Winning Artificial Intelligence War Against U.S.

Chinese artificial intelligence is now capable of outperforming humans in reading comprehension. A neural network model created by Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba beat its flesh-and-blood competition on a 100,000-question Stanford ...
AI World

Aliens, Autonomous Cars, and AI: This Is the World of 2118

Learning From the Past Humans are naturally inclined to think towards the future. We find ourselves wondering about the next steps in our lives, imaging the potential consequences of advances ...
Black Hole

This Year, We’ll See a Black Hole for the First Time in History

FIRST LOOK AT A BLACK HOLE Within the next 12 months, astrophysicists believe they’ll be able to do something that’s never been done before, and it could have far-reaching implications ...
NASA Microbes In Space

Astronauts Have Identified Unknown Microbes in Space For The First Time

Wheresoe'er humans roam, there you will also find microbes. It's just a fact of life - we contaminate everything we touch. Which means, hundreds of kilometres above the Earth, there ...