Epic’s new MetaHuman tool lets you craft realistic faces inside a browser

Epic Games has announced a new, browser-based software tool powered by its Unreal Engine called the MetaHuman Creator that can craft highly realistic human faces and help power more realistic body movements and facial animations. Epic provided a sneak peek at the platform today in a pair of YouTube videos showing off examples of creations built using… Read More Epic’s new MetaHuman tool lets you craft realistic faces inside a browser

The Nuclear Energy Advancements Of The Past Four Years Will Blow Your Mind

There are a hundred reasons why nuclear energy can play a massive role in the future of American power and prosperity. It creates high-paying jobs better than any other energy source. Its fuel sources are abundant. It fuels NASA’s most innovative projects. It offers a solution to conservation concerns without devastating the economy. And despite… Read More The Nuclear Energy Advancements Of The Past Four Years Will Blow Your Mind

After a decade, NASA’s big rocket fails its first real test

STENNIS SPACE CENTER, Miss. — For a few moments, it seemed like the Space Launch System saga might have a happy ending. Beneath brilliant blue skies late on Saturday afternoon, NASA’s huge rocket roared to life for the very first time. As its four engines lit and thrummed, thunder rumbled across these Mississippi lowlands. A… Read More After a decade, NASA’s big rocket fails its first real test

US gov sets up the National Artificial Intelligence Initiative Office at the last minute before Trump’s presidency ends

Just days before President Trump is due to leave office, the White House created its National Artificial Intelligence Initiative Office, which will sit under the Office of Science and Technology Policy. The org will be in charge of helping industry and academia work together to ensure the development of AI falls in line with US… Read More US gov sets up the National Artificial Intelligence Initiative Office at the last minute before Trump’s presidency ends

Quantum Teleportation Was Just Achieved With 90% Accuracy Over a 44km Distance

Scientists are edging closer to making a super-secure, super-fast quantum internet possible: they’ve now been able to ‘teleport’ high-fidelity quantum information over a total distance of 44 kilometres (27 miles). Both data fidelity and transfer distance are crucial when it comes to building a real, working quantum internet, and making progress in either of these areas is… Read More Quantum Teleportation Was Just Achieved With 90% Accuracy Over a 44km Distance

Russia set to test 15,000mph nuke missile that can ‘beat any defence and destroy Texas’

RUSSIA is poised to test an “unstoppable” 15,000mph nuclear missile it boasts can beat any defense and wipe out Texas. The RS-28 Sarmat doomsday rocket is now primed to replace the much-feared R-36 – once dubbed the “Satan” nuke by Nato. The Kremlin brags it has a range of around 6,200 miles, can carry 16… Read More Russia set to test 15,000mph nuke missile that can ‘beat any defence and destroy Texas’

Nationwide debate emerges on how to secure communication networks in wake of Nashville bombing

Four days after the bombing on Christmas Day in downtown Nashville crippled cell service, internet and even key tools for law enforcement across a multi-state region, White County, Tennessee residents still struggled to get through to the county’s emergency communications center. Though the center’s landlines worked and officials pushed out a non-emergency number via social media, the rural Tennessee county’s 911… Read More Nationwide debate emerges on how to secure communication networks in wake of Nashville bombing

Second Iron Dome battery delivered to US Army

Over the weekend, the Israel Missile Defense Organization (IMDO), in the Directorate of Defense Research and Development (DDR&D), of the Israel Ministry of Defense, delivered the second of two Iron Dome Defense System batteries to the U.S. Army. Defense Minister, Benny Gantz: “The delivery of the Iron Dome to the U.S. Army once again demonstrates… Read More Second Iron Dome battery delivered to US Army

Part Robot, Part Frog: Xenobots Are the First Robots Made From Living Cells

Scientists reassemble a frog’s living cells into robotic devices — with no electronics required. The African clawed frog, Xenopus laevis, typically lives in the streams and ponds of sub-Saharan Africa, scavenging for food that it rips apart with its feet. In January, researchers at the University of Vermont and Tufts University published a report that… Read More Part Robot, Part Frog: Xenobots Are the First Robots Made From Living Cells

Tech Expert Reveals Ga. Voting Machines Connected To Chinese Vendor

Just days ahead of the Senate runoff elections in Georgia, a tech expert unveiled key vulnerabilities in the peach state’s voting machines. During a Thursday livestream, inventor Jovan Pulitzer revealed dominion machines set to be used in the key election seem to be connected to a vendor in China. This followed Pulitzer’s Wednesday testimony before… Read More Tech Expert Reveals Ga. Voting Machines Connected To Chinese Vendor