Drone World

YouTuber Michael Reeves programmed a swarm of a dozen drones to automatically detect his face and launch themselves at his head. Reeves outfitted the drones with Arduino computers and radio modules,...

UPDATE, 1:57pm 12/3/2018: SpaceX successfully launched and landed the same Falcon 9 first stage rocket booster for the third time. It also completed its primary mission of delivering 64 satellites to...

The Camp Fire ripped through 153,336 acres of Northern California over 17 days in November, demolishing more than 13,000 single-family homes and killing 88 people as of Monday. The figures alone...

Especially after a week given to celebrating a holiday of thanks and remembrance, perhaps it is worth thinking about who gets remembered and why. Here, the great E. Lily Yu imagines...

Millions of tiny corals on the Great Barrier Reef have a new mommy—an underwater robot christened the “LarvalBot.” The black-and-yellow submersibles, which are roughly the length of a skateboard, are part...