Featured in july 2013
The Future Of Flight: Swarms Will Dominate The Sky
Coordinated swarms of drones could pollinate crops, monitor traffic, and more.
The Goods: July 2013’s Hottest Gadgets
A dozen great ideas in gear, including a programmable flashlight, a customizable robot toy, and socks that'll last a lifetime
The Future Of Flight: Helicopters Will Fly Like Airplanes
Two new programs are coming to improve the U.S. Vertical Takeoff and Landing (VTOL) fleet.
A Motorized, Super-Detailed Robot Villain Made By A Doctor Who Fan
A DIY version of the sci-fi series' ultimate alien: the Dalek.
A New Type Of Motor Made From Gadget Guts
Engineers at CORE Outdoor Power developed a printed circuit board-based rotary motor that's as strong as a gas-powered one, but without the emissions and noise.
Coming Soon: Free Streaming Video Of Our Planet, From Space
All eyes on Earth!
Can Nerf’s New Super Soaker Out-Douse The Competition?
A new design makes for lighter, more easily refilled guns, Nerf says. But is that enough for Super Soaker to remain king of the backyard?
Today’s Best Science Fiction Writers Imagine The Future
Predictions for how we will live and work—on Earth or in space—in the decades and centuries to come
How To Detect Counterfeit Drugs
Deadly fake drugs are everywhere. Here’s the new tech to bust them.
Megapixels: A Mars Simulation In The Sahara
If Mars is a little far, try scenic eastern Morocco.