Exploring bleeding edge experiments, oddities, new and bizarre dicoveries, and fact-checking conspiracy theories since 2008. No question is out of bounds and no topic is too strange for a deep dive.
What happens when voters make decisions based on the belief that someday soon, scientists and engineers will turn them into immortal robots or web-enabled software?
People are trying to scan their brains into computers neuron by neuron to continue life as machines.
Could the laws of physics step in to prevent attempts at radical life extension?
DARPA's new moonshot experiment sounds like a recipe for invincible monsters straight out of a B horror movie.
Step one, live for a while. Step two, something. Step three, something else that should do the trick.