The Navy's New MAGS System Will Vaporize Marines' Trash with Extreme Pre...
The Mr. Fusion Era is nearly upon us! While our garbage can't power our time-travelling DeLoreans just yet, the Marine Corps' forward operat
US Officials Investigating Hacker Attack Against Illinois Water Utility
On November 8th, foreign hackers were reportedly able to infiltrate a central Illinois utility and remotely reset the system and damage a wa
Researchers Use Off-the-Shelf 3D Printer to Create Custom-Grown Bones
When you shatter your kneecap, the surgeon may use an implanted scaffold to coax your bones to knit back together properly. But what happens
The "Eye of America" Takes Two-Story-Tall Pictures
To celebrate the 200th birthday of the invention of the camera, photographer Dennis Manarchy built one of his own. It looks just like a clas
Is Apple Set to "Digitally Destroy" Textbooks This Thursday?
Ahead of Thursday's NYC education event, Ars Technica reports via a leak source that Apple plans to announce a simpler way for authors to cr
These Apps Are Helping a New Generation of Audiophiles Rediscover Vinyl
As someone who spends lots of time thinking about the future of music as an app phenomenon, it might surprise you that I do a lot of my list
Superman and the Young Avengers Give Brainiac a Mini-Fig Beat Down
I'm not much of a DC Comics fan—Ryan Reynolds as The Green Lantern took care of that—but this meticulously-crafted diorama of an assault on
Talk to Andy Webb: The Arctic Explorer Behind the Lake Ellsworth Water D...
This November, a team from the British Antarctic Survey will spend three days boring through two miles of Antarctic ice sheet into a small s
Scientists Turn Iron Sheets Invisible to X-Ray Using Quantum Interference
We just reported a few weeks ago on the successful masking of objects from microwaves. Now a research team from Hamburg, Germany has figured
Wikileaks Accuses Guardian Reporter in Recent Security Breach
The Wikileaks security gaffe earlier this week that resulted in the distribution of a quarter million unredacted cables, like any sufficient
Streaming Movie of the Night: Little Shop of Horrors
Tonight's streaming pick is a mean green mother from outer space. Just sit back, open a vein, and let little Aubrey II have a sip, eh Seymou
Is this the Mirrorless Pentax K-01 in These Leaked Photos?
A collection of official-looking leaked photos made it on to the Pentax Forums today, purportedly unveiling the upcoming K-01 mirrorless cam