Author & Punisher Creates Metal in His Own Twisted Image
The West Coast engineer's metal machine music continues to develop—and darken—on his latest album, 'Beastland.'
How Russia Says It Swatted Down a Drone Swarm in Syria
"As both Islamic State and Amazon have shown, small drones are an efficient way of carrying a payload to a target."
Why Is the Air Force Using Stealth Fighters to Blow Up Crude Drug Labs?
"The reality is we are fighting two wars, in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the F-22 has not performed a single mission in either theater."
Watch a Robot Eulogize Its ‘Brother’ at Moscow’s New Cemetery for Dead Machines
The project brings abiotic graveyards to life after many science fiction depictions of the concept.
China Is Testing Silent ‘Magnetic Drive’ Submarines to Evade the US Navy
The less noise a sub makes, the harder it is to detect on sonar.
"What Do You Do For a Living?"
A Former Clickhole Writer Made a ‘Content Bot’ That Will Probably Become My Boss
It’s already won a comedy competition and is currently applying to be Poet Laureate for the city of Redmond, Washington.
Silicon Valley’s Radical Machine Cult
From afterlife to machine transcendence, Digitalism offers a new promise of paradise.
The Army's New Tank Fires 'Smart' Cannon Rounds
An unwieldy designation obscures the new fighting vehicle's technological advancements.
‘Blade Runner 2049’ Is More Human Than ‘Blade Runner’
A spoiler-filled review.
Beware Indestructible 'Hypersonic Missiles'
The US, Russia, and China are all separately developing these speedy munitions, which can fly faster than 3,000 miles per hour.
Out for a Rip in a DIY Monster Truck Made of Spare Tractor Parts
“I’ve got some looks from cops but they just kind of nod at me.”
time is a flat gadget
My Dad, Keeper of Retro Tech
"I am a junk collector."