Featured by Josh Dean
A U.S. adventurer just became the first to reach all of the world’s deepest spots
Five Deeps mission completes record-setting dives to the bottom of five oceans.
Inside Five Deeps’ record-setting quest to reach the bottom of each ocean
Adventurer Victor Vescovo hopes to change the landscape of exploration with his deep-sea submersible.
An inside look at the first solo trip to the deepest point of the Atlantic
To reach the bottom of all five oceans, this Texas businessman commissioned “the most significant vehicle since Apollo 11.”
At this amusement park, drive the heavy machinery you loved as a kid
Like your sandbox days, but bigger. Much, much bigger.
How It Works: The Mechanical Bomb Sniffer
A guide to the machine that could change how we screen for explosive threats
Building a better bomb detector
Dogs are the best bomb detectors we have. Can scientists do better?
Extremely Mobile Devices
How Silicon Valley engineers are transforming cars into very smart, very fast and increasingly opinionated information systems
Two New Sensor-Based Safety Systems Lead Toward The Crash-Proof Car
The idea of a robot assuming control of your car takes some getting used to. But the race to build...
Saving the Seas: Smarter Hooks and Nets
Wiping out bycatch before it wipes out more marine life
Greetings From Future Camp
According to Ray Kurzweil, the Singularity is a point at which man will become one with machine and then live eternally—which makes Singularity University, a nine-week academic retreat named for the concept, sound a little cultish. Our writer traveled west to investigate and found 40 stunningly sane brainiacs out to change the world.