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- ERS-2, a satellite, crashed through Earth's atmosphere on Feb. 21, 2024. The satellite was meant to monitor Earth but its mission ended in 2011.
Simulated and Lab-Grown Diamonds Aren't Always As Sustainable As They SeemSimulated and lab-grown diamonds have been touted as a better alternative to mined diamonds, but they also have negative environmental impacts.
Watch All of the Super Bowl's EV Ads — Including Christopher Walken's BMW SpotA wide range of electric car commercials aired during the Super Bowl, and we've rounded up our favorites.
North Korea Has Threatened to Launch Three More Spy Satellites in 2024North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has made clear his intention to launch three spy satellites, as well as increase the country's military activity overall, in 2024.
Is the 'New Club Penguin' Game Safe? Concerns for Child Safety RemainUnaffiliated with Disney's 2005 hit game with hundreds of millions of players, 'New Club Penguin' is another in a long line of 'Club Penguin' recreations.
Scientists Developed a Camera to Record How Animals See Color — and It's BreathtakingTouting nearly 100% accuracy, research into enhanced camera and software technology will allow users to see the world the way animals perceive it.
Green Matters Presents First-Ever "Greenlight Awards" for Climate Innovation at CES 2024At CES 2024, Green Matters presented our inaugural Greenlight Award to 12 brands, in honor of their impressive climate innovations.
In the Artificial Intelligence Race, Elon Musk Seeks $1 Billion for His xAI StartupAfter raising $135 million from investors for an artificial intelligence startup, Elon Musk is seeking $1 billion in capital. Here's what we know about buying stocks in the AI company.
Robots Attack! Tesla Engineer Injured After Robot Reportedly Pinned Him to Wall With Its ClawsRecords show a 2021 incident at Elon Musk's Tesla factory left an engineer bloodied by a robot. Here's what to know about the situation.
What Is a tDCS Brain Stimulation Device? LIFTiD's Gadget Joined the "Craziest Pitches Ever on 'Shark Tank'"LIFTiD presented its tDCS neurostimulation device on the reality show 'Shark Tank' seeking funding. Here's how the pitch went and if the tech works.
Lab-Grown Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend — But How Are They Made?Whether you opt for a CVD or HPHT diamond, lab-grown diamonds are cheaper, more ethical, and eco-friendly. Plus, they have the same chemical makeup as mined diamonds!
Are Franken-Opals Real? What to Know About the Lab-Created GemstoneLab-created, imitation, and natural gems, oh my! We're breaking down natural opals and their lab-grown counterparts — which often possess an almost identical structure.
Tokyo-Based Scientists Have Developed a Revolutionary Marine-Biodegradable, Self-Healing PlasticResearchers at the University of Tokyo have developed a marine-biodegradable, self-healing plastic material that might benefit the ocean, too.
Space Junk Is Changing the Atmosphere in Mysterious Ways, and May Be a Bigger Problem Than We ThoughtA study revealed that metal space junk from inactive satellites, rockets, and other debris can be changing the Earth's atmosphere as it vaporizes upon reentry.
Why Are Teslas Being Recalled? Check Your Vehicle's Brakes TodayTesla is recalling over 54,000 of its Model X SUVs over faulty brake fluid. See if this Tesla recall or others apply to you and your vehicle.
Researchers Have Developed a Super Strong Eco-Friendly Glue Inspired by MusselsResearchers are developing an eco-friendly glue inspired by a certain bivalve mollusk: the mussel. Details on the sticky soya oil-based innovation.
Zooming in on the Bigger Picture: What Do Stars Look Like up Close?People normally can't see stars up close, but research tells us generally how stars would appear. Check out these awesome images of close-up stars.
Elon Musk Believes AI Could Destroy Us All — So Why Is He Investing in It?Although Elon Musk has many controversial tech opinions, you may be surprised to learn that he is skeptical of artificial intelligence.
Fact or Fiction: Did Elon Musk Buy Bugatti?Billionaire Elon Musk owns several companies, but is Bugatti one of them? Rumors link Musk to the European supercar company.
Green Hydrogen: What It Is, How It Stacks up Against Blue Hydrogen, and MoreWhat is green hydrogen? It may be a trendy new sustainable fuel, but how does it match up against blue hydrogen? Here's what to know.
Scientists Recover RNA From the Extinct Tasmanian Tiger — What Happens Next?In September 2023, scientists have successfully extracted RNA from a Tasmanian tiger, an extinct creature. What happens next?
Bone Conduction Headphones Work Differently, But Are They Safe?Bone conduction headphones rest on cheekbones to bypass the eardrum. They can benefit certain users, but how safe are bone conduction headphones?
AI Can Help Fight Climate Change — but There Are Also Major DrawbacksAI is rapidly advancing, and although this new technology can provide environmental benefits, it also has a large ecological footprint.
A Tech-Focused Lifestyle Can Cause "Screen Apnea" — How to Combat ThisIf your breathing changes when you're on a screen, it's called "screen apnea". Here are the dangers of the phenomenon and how to handle it.
Tesla Driver Charges Car in the Kitchen: "Too Cheap to Get the Tesla Charger Installed"Tesla vehicles can be charged from outlets you have in your home, but should you have a Tesla charger installed? How much does a Tesla charger installation cost?
"The Universe at Your Fingertips": All About NASA's New Streaming ServiceThe NASA streaming service is set to launch in 2023. Here's what we know about what will be offered on the NASA streaming platform.
The Plastic Making Process Is Harmful to the Environment — Here's WhyHow is plastic made? The process of creating the products might be more harmful than the products themselves.
Could Alef's Flying Cars Help Fight Climate Change?A startup got the green light to test its flying car prototype — is Alef the future?
Into the Unknown: Images of Black Holes Are Getting BetterThe first image of a black hole provides a unique perspective into the largely unknown universe. Take a look at the first official image of a black hole and see what scientists have discovered since.
AI Has Applications in Dentistry — How the Industry Is ChangingAI in dentistry can have a number of applications, including in prevention and diagnosis of dental issues. Here's how dentistry is using AI to reach patients.
Nikola Tesla's "Communication" With Mars Could Have Ruined His ReputationDid engineer and inventor Nikola Tesla really get communications from Mars or was the whole thing just a hoax?
Particulate Matter in the Air Can Be Harmful to Your Health: Do You Need a Sensor?The Canadian wildfires have increased the amount of particulate matter in the air, which can be harmful to your health. Should you get a particulate matter sensor?
From Waste to Wonder: Mussel Poop May Help Clean Our OceansScientists have done a study that shows mussel poop may be effective in ridding the ocean of microplastic pollution.
Unlocking the Mind: The Gateway Process Explores the Depths of ConsciousnessA 1983 CIA study investigated how humans can transcend space and time with their minds using the Gateway Process. Here's more on the reports findings.
If We Nuke Mars, Would It Really Become an Earth-Like Planet?Is Elon Musk's suggestion to nuke Mars a feasible plan? Some scientists are skeptical, while others have their own ideas for terraforming Mars.
Navigating Flaws in the Electric Vehicle TransitionThere's an inconvenient truth about electric cars. Despite all of their benefits, there are important flaws with EVs.
Deep Well Injection Technology: Can It Cause Earthquakes?Deep well injection has been common practice for storing liquid wastes for decades, but there are concerns about serious environmental issues.
SpaceX’s First Starship Launch Was Canceled. Next, the Entire Rocket Exploded (Updates)When is the next Starship launch? Although SpaceX intended to launch its spacecraft on April 17, it wasn't able to make its journey.
How to Recycle Old Electronics, No Matter the ConditionElectronic recycling is so important — luckily, there are plenty of options for giving your old technology new life.
Show Your Love For the Planet By Using These Earth Day Instagram CaptionsIf you're looking to show your appreciation for Mother Earth this Earth Day, we've come up with some solid Instagram captions to augment your feed.
Lamborghini Phased Out Gas-Only Cars — And Released Its First HybridLamborghini has discontinued its gas-only cars and just released its first hybrid vehicle, .
The Nutr Machine's Founder, Alicia Long, Wants to "Revolutionize the Milk Industry" (Exclusive)The Nutr Machine, which was on 'Shark Tank' in early 2023, is all about reducing waste and providing customers with healthy non-dairy milk.
Apple's Clean Energy Charging Mode Garners Criticism From Planet-HatersApple's Clean Energy Charging mode pulls energy from local clean energy grids — but not everyone is happy with how it affects charging times.
Where the Heck Does Elon Musk Actually Live? Here's a Timeline of His Recent HomesDoes Elon Musk live in a tiny house, or an Austin mansion owned by Ken Howery? Here's a timeline of his recent homes.
A NASA Scientist Explained How to Terraform Mars — an Idea That’s a Bit ControversialA recently retired scientist from NASA has explained how to terraform mars. But the concept isn’t widely accepted by the planetary community.
How to Recycle Used Motor Oil Instead of Trashing ItGetting rid of used motor oil can be a bit complicated, but did you know that you can actually recycle it rather than throw it away?
Tesla Cuts Prices, Due to Declining Stocks and Elon Musk’s Erratic BehaviorAs a result of Tesla creator, Elon Musk's erratic behavior on Twitter, stock prices and sales are dropping — which may lower the brand's prices.
These Videos of People Dumpster Diving Outside of Apple Stores Are InsaneSeveral videos posted to social media have shown people dumpster diving outside an Apple store, which resulted in some very impressive finds.
Desalination Technology Produces Fresh Water During Times of NeedAs the climate change takes fresh water from so many communities around the world, desalination technology produces freshwater from saltwater.
The FDA Just Approved Lab-Grown Chicken for the Very First TimeThe FDA approved lab-grown meat for the first time, in an exciting move that is sure to excite foodies and save many animal lives.