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"Science can be introduced to children well or poorly. If poorly, children can be turned away from science; they can develop a lifelong antipathy; they will be in a far worse condition than if they had never been introduced to science at all." Isaac Asimov: US science fiction novelist & scholar (1920 - 1992)
Tesla founder Elon Mush predicts the future of technology, including an AI takeover, solar power, electric cars, space travel, and settlements on Mars.

The Threat To Humanity According To Elon Musk [Infographic

Here's how much Darth Vader's suit would cost in real life.

Darth Vader's Suit Would Cost $18.3 Million In Real Life [Infographic

Analyzing disease instantly: the medical tricorder has been one of the most exciting futuristic technologies in medicine since Star Trek. But will it ever get to the black bag of General Practitioners?

Analyzing disease instantly: the medical tricorder has been one of the most exciting futuristic technologies in medicine since Star Trek. But will it ever get to the black bag of General Practitioners?

Teachers Guide and resources for The Martian.

Since its publication, The Martian (Broadway Books) has captivated readers with its charismatic narrator, fascinating—and accurate!—use of science, and engaging story of perseverance. With its comp…

Monthly podcast that speculates about possible futures.

Flash Forward podcast - stories about possible futures

Listenwise: The Legacy of Ray Bradbury

Listenwise - Lesson Plan: The Legacy of Ray Bradbury

Why haven't scientists given us shrinking technology already? Because it's impossible for many, many reasons.

Why Shrinking Like 'Ant-Man' Is Impossible

Walkin’ & Rollin’ Costumes created this super awesome Ant-Man cosplay that features the miniaturized superhero riding our favorite character from the movie, Antony the ant.

From Acme Corp. to Stark Industries, fictional companies often reach out from imaginary universes to touch the real world, if only our conception of it.

The 18 Most Influential Fake Companies of All

Buildings of the future may be constructed by swarms of robots.

A small but growing number of scientists and engineers think robot-made housing might finally be possible. In fact, not only is it possible, it may be better.

Scientists are contemplating using genetic modification to  create new types of humans more fit for the travails of space, like in the movie Gattaca.

The not-so-secret plan to genetically modify astronauts

Scientists are contemplating using genetic modification to create new types of humans more fit for the travails of space, like in the movie Gattaca.

The Physics of Bullets Vs. Wonder Woman's Bracelets

The new Wonder Woman trailer from the MTV Movie & TV Awards Warner Bros. Pictures and DC Entertainment debuted the new Wonder Woman trailer at the MTV Movie & TV Awards and you can now watch it using the

5 Ways Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Reality Will Change Education

5 Ways Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Reality Will Change Education

There are two technologies that have really captured the attention of educators as well as futurists. These are artificial intelligence and virtua.

The trouble with transporters: no wonder Bones hated these things.

The Trouble with Transporters

The trouble with transporters: no wonder Bones hated these things.

With insight from today's brightest minds, this is the story of how humans colonize Mars.

With insight from today& brightest minds, this is the story of how humans colonize Mars.