Professor Brian Cox Predicts It Won't Be Long Before Humankind Achieves Immortality

Professor Brian Cox Predicts It Won't Be Long Before Humankind Achieves Immortality

Humanity has been looking for a way to “fix” our own mortality since, well, forever. In medieval times, there were the alchemists who searched for a universal elixir or philosopher’s stone. In the 20th century, people paid to be cryogenically frozen and now we have companies, like Humaii and Carboncopies, using artificial intelligence (AI) and nanotechnology to enable our…

World Solar Challenge Marks Progress Of Solar-Powered Cars

World Solar Challenge Marks Progress Of Solar-Powered Cars

The 2017 World Solar Challenge is underway with its largest-ever field, unsurprising given the astonishing strides solar-powered and electric cars have made since the last race. The 42 teams involved aren’t about to mass market their products, but the recent explosive growth of both solar-powered and electric cars has made combining them a live issue….

Hackers Can Locate And Remotely Control Your Smart Sex Toys

Hackers Can Locate And Remotely Control Your Smart Sex Toys

Bluetooth-connected sex toys – what could possibly go wrong? Some cybersecurity experts decided to find out. Computer nerds from the Pen Test Partners security blog headed out to the streets of Berlin to see how easily they could find and exploit the city’s Bluetooth-connected butt plugs. First up, for the uninitiated, these smart adult toys are…