WATCH: Tech Crunch SF Disrupt 2019: Day two October 3, 2019

Why Alien Life Would be our Doom – The Great Filter

Imagine NASA announced today that they found aliens. Bacteria on Mars, weird alien fish in the oceans of Europa, and also ancient alien ruins on Titan. Wouldn’t that be great? Well, no. It would be horrible news, devastating even. It could mean that the end of humanity is almost certain and that it might be […]

Clear Solar Panels | Innovation Nation

solar panels have been around since the 1950s we put them on rooftops to collect sunlight turn that sunlight into usable electricity they’re not always pretty to look at but they work the challenge has been the cost it takes a whole lot of solar panels to generate enough electricity to power a home or […]

This Is the End of the Silicon Chip, Here’s What’s Next

Electronics keep getting smaller, and it’s all thanks to electric switches called transistors. When these little fellas replaced vacuum tubes, computers went from the size of entire rooms to merely the corner of a room. In the 60-odd years since, transistors have kept shrinking, scaling down and powering up our electronics with them. But many […]

How Close Are We to Controlling Machines With Our Minds?

We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again – brains are amazing. And we’ve put some the best of them to work devising incredible machines that can beat us at our own games, bring virtual worlds to life, perform quantum calculations, and exponentially expand what we’re capable of as a species. But when we […]