Science and Technology

NASA: Apophis asteroid will not hit Earth for 100 years

NASA: Apophis asteroid will not hit Earth for 100 years

Earthlings can breathe a sigh of relief after US space agency Nasa confirmed the...

Digital artwork by humanoid robot Sophia sells at auction for nearly $700000

Digital artwork by humanoid robot Sophia sells at auction...

Titled "Sophia Instantiation," the digital work is a 12-second MP4 file showing...

Australia faces life without key search engine

Australia faces life without key search engine

Google opposes a planned law that would force it and Facebook to pay Australian...

Major chip shortage caused by Trump trade war blamed for PS5 shortage

Major chip shortage caused by Trump trade war blamed for...

A caused by Donald Trump’s trade war and the coronavirus pandemic have been blamed...

Twitter launches new feature to tackle misinformation

Twitter launches new feature to tackle misinformation

Birdwatch will enlist the help of users to identify misleading information in tweets....

Conservative website Parler forced offline

Conservative website Parler forced offline

CEO John Matze of conservative social network Parler accuses tech giants of a ‘war...

4 Astronauts Aboard SpaceX Crew Dragon Successfully Dock With Space Station

4 Astronauts Aboard SpaceX Crew Dragon Successfully Dock...

Four astronauts aboard their SpaceX Dragon capsule "Resilience" have arrived at...

SpaceX launches four astronauts to International Space Station

SpaceX launches four astronauts to International Space...

The crew have named their craft Resilience, as a nod to the challenges that 2020...

Volkswagen returns to profit as global auto markets recover

Volkswagen returns to profit as global auto markets recover

German automaker Volkswagen says it returned to profit in the third quarter thanks...

Moon is richer in water than once thought

Moon is richer in water than once thought

There may be far more water on the Moon than previously thought, according to two...

Nokia To Bring 4G To The Moon

Nokia To Bring 4G To The Moon

Nokia says it will build a 4G communications system for the moon, as part of NASA’s...

Real-life Inception As Scientists Figure Out How To Plant Ideas In Dreams

Real-life Inception As Scientists Figure Out How To Plant...

Researchers at MIT have been testing a fascinating new technique called targeted...

Astronomers See Possible Hints Of Life In Venus's Clouds

Astronomers See Possible Hints Of Life In Venus's Clouds

Astronomers have found a potential sign of life high in the atmosphere of neighboring...

TikTok Users Warned Viral Suicide Video Could Be Inserted Into Their Feeds And Hidden In Unrelated Posts

TikTok Users Warned Viral Suicide Video Could Be Inserted...

The video was spread on 4chan, Facebook, and Instagram before making its way to...

Uber To Require Some Passengers Submit Face Mask Selfies

Uber To Require Some Passengers Submit Face Mask Selfies

If a rider has been reported for not wearing a face mask before, they will be asked...