What’s Better: A “V” Or A “T”? June 24, 2019

Imagine looking up at the sky and seeing what looks like an airplane, but when you take a second look, it doesn’t look like a traditional airplane a

Don’t Look At My Face Anymore June 9, 2019

Not so long ago, facial recognition meant that photographs were passed around, published in newspapers, or stuck on public billboards to help identify

Robocalls Aren’t Cool May 11, 2019

If you think robocalls are a cool trend involving robots and phone calls, you’re only partly right. Robocalling does indeed involve “robots,” bu

Game Boy Turns Thirty! May 3, 2019

Earlier this week, Nintendo’s Game Boy celebrated its 30th birthday. What’s a Game Boy, you might be wondering? It’s a handheld game device

How Do Emojis Get Made? April 27, 2019

Did you know that there’s an organization that controls whether or not an emoji exists? That’s right—the Unicode Consortium is responsible for m

If At First You Don’t Succeed, Try, Try Again … April 19, 2019

And that’s what Israel’s SpaceIL and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) plan to do after a failed attempt at landing their Beresheet spacecraft on

It’s A Launch! April 19, 2019

That’s right, the world’s biggest plane took its first test flight over the Mojave Desert last week and successfully flew for two and a half hours

At Your Service: Robots At The 2020 Summer Olympics March 29, 2019

In 2020, millions of people will be traveling to Tokyo, Japan, to watch the world’s best athletes compete in the Summer Olympic Games, otherwise kno

Happy Birthday, Dear World Wide Web! March 28, 2019

Many people played a part in making the Internet what it is today, but a good chunk of the credit goes to Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the British engineer cr

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