Automobile dents are a pain in the backside. Whether they're from misjudged parking efforts, driving down graveled roads or losing control of your shopping trolley, they seem to be an unavoidable part of owning a car. They're also incredibly expensive to fix. We have to take our vehicles to...
Baffling images of what appears to be a cellphone from more than 800 years ago have surfaced online, confusing and getting historians, archaeologists and conspiracy theorists talking the world over. The odd-looking stone 'device' was apparently uncovered during an archaeological dig over at a place called Fuschl am See in Salzburg,...
You'd be forgiven for thinking that you'd stumbled across a deleted scene from Christopher Nolan's Batman movies or the trailer for the new Bond flick. But no - these pictures come from San Francisco and show cops using amphibious vehicles! That's right, SFPD are driving quad bikes that can...
If there's one new technology which has dominated 2015, it's undeniably the drone. It seems as if they're in the news almost every day now. In fact, it was only a short while ago that we reported on a story about a drone catching a man sleeping on a...
Go-kart racing is something a lot of us enjoyed as a special treat when we were kids, isn't it? For a birthday day out for you or a friend - what a fun thing to do, huh? But where most of us probably haven't donned a helmet for some...
By the year 2070, it will be commonplace for people to engage in sexual relationships with robots. Not only that, but to large sections of society, these kinds or trysts will be seen as preferable to regular 'human' relationships. That's the theory put forward by many technology and sociological...
Cameras mounted on drones have allowed photographers and film makers to capture images that they have never previously thought possible. However, they can also be a pest, severely interfering with people's privacy. Drones have been used to spy on neighbors, amongst other things, and the law has not yet...
If you thought that your next door neighbor's SUV was the biggest machine in the world, you're about to be in for a shock... We've got a collection of three of the planet's most enormous man-made machines that move (quite the tongue twister, that...). And, well, they are HUGE....
South Korean tech giant Samsung aren't just interested in making smartphones and TVs, you know. Oh no. They're also into changing the future. And with their latest idea? They're certainly moving us into weird science-fiction territory! What have they come up with? Well, it's a contact lens with a...
Did you know that you could retread tires? I didn't! I thought they just got chucked away when they were worn out. It turns out that not only is retreading tires possible, it's also an incredibly amazing process. The process is a perfect example of man and machine working together in harmony....
Meet Muhammed Abad. He's a regular guy. Except he's got a bionic penis. Yep - you read that right. After a nasty accident when he was just six years old left him without a penis and testicle (yeah - that nasty...), he had to adjust to life without genitals. But...
A conversation between a journalist and a self-aware robot known as Android Dick (named after the science fiction writer Philip K. Dick) took a turn for the unsettling recently during a televised interview. The reporter was asking a few interesting questions when the conversation turned to how robots and humans...
There are few things more relaxing than laying back in the warm comforting environment of a hot tub. But with the fixed nature of them and the huge amounts of chemicals and electricity required to run and maintain them (not to mention the costs involved), they're not always the...
If I asked you to picture an average computer hacker, what would you say? Nerdy? Socially awkward? Locked in a bedsit with no windows, typing away at a ten year old desktop whilst stuffing himself with pizza and Doritos? Yeah, me too. I certainly wouldn't expect one to look like...
We're about to see the world's biggest remote control airplane. It's a total beast. It's a Boeing 747-400 and it's been tricked out and painted to look like one of Richard Branson's Virgin Atlantic fleet. This thing really is a giant. It's got a wingspan of almost five metres...