Formula E’s new electric racecar is groundbreaking

– I’ve done some pretty crazy things while working for The Verge. I nearly blacked out in a Red Bull Air Race plane once. I had Mario Andretti drive me around Indianapolis Motor Speedway in an IndyCar. But today I’m about to do something that’s probably more exciting, and honestly more terrifying than any of […]

Combine All of Your Contacts in One Place

This episode of Tekzilla Bites is brought to you by Citrix GoToAssist, the number one global market leader in remote support. Welcome to Tekzilla Bites, feeding your tech hunger fast. I’m Shannon Morse, and I have email contacts. I have Facebook contacts. And I have phone contacts. These are people that I never contact on […]

Antarctic glaciers ‘melted past point of no return’ – This is REAL Genius

Glaciers hold the largest reserves of fresh water on Earth. They are vast. And 99% of them are in the polar regions, locked into vast ice sheets. Or at least, they are for now. Teams from the University of Washington, University of California Irvine and Nasa have, by studying four decades of data about movement […]

Why Scientists Used Graphene Nanoribbons to Engineer Bionic Mushrooms

Imagine the world…powered by mushrooms. No, I’m not on drugs, this is an actual scientific thing–we’ve now invented mushrooms that produce electricity, no fossil fuels required. Let me explain: researchers at the Stevens Institute of Technology just created what they’re calling a bionic mushroom—a fungus they’ve modified to produce electricity! It really is basically any […]

POEMPORTRAITS: an interactive artwork combining poetry + design + AI

IT WORKED: Merge Cube AR for the Classroom!

Hello I’m Justin Gonzalez and welcome to IT WORKED where I look at educational apps, tech and projects that work in the classroom. Today we’re gonna look at how you can bring a AR into your classroom with Merge Cube! The merge cube is the first holographic object that you could hold in your hand. […]

How to merge in R

Hi. I’m Sharon Machlis at IDG, here with episode 38 of Do More With R: 3 ways to join data – base R, tidyverse, and data.table. Here, by joining data, I mean combining two data frames by one or more common columns. Not just tacking on additional rows. For this example I’m going to use […]

These Engineers Want to 3D Print an Entire Rocket in 60 Days

Stargate is the world’s largest metal 3D printer entirely built and designed in-house. The core of it includes three robot arms — one of which is doing printing — and the other two are doing post post-processing. This is a six degree of freedom industrial robot arm so it can move anywhere within about a […]

Tesla Cybertruck event in 5 minutes

– Welcome to the Cybertruck unveil. (crowd cheering) We’ve created an exoskeleton. (bangs) (laughs) (cheering) Nice. Now, hit the Cybertruck. (bangs) (crowd cheering) Yeah, what else can we do with this truck, let’s shoot it? That’s a nine millimeter bullet shot at the door. So, it’s ultra hard, cold rolled, stainless steel alloy that we’ve […]