Want to know how the Mars Rover Curiosity handles its landing? Here's a step by step process of how it's supposed to happen and it worked!
This animation from NASA provides an excellent breakdown of the Curiosity's insane landing plan on a second by second basis. Check out how it did go according to plan over at the link! [NASA via @litheon]
Marriage equality for everyone and anyone now? Robots are getting hitched in Japan, because they too should be allowed to love. Although this is quite an odd news item, don't be surprised when laws for this pop up when robots become more sentient. Read more
Optical zoom tech is getting super powerful, and you can imagine just how much more advanced camera tech has gotten in other high-budget gear. This video here demonstrates how a Nikon Coolpix P900 performed an optical zoom of 83x. It's unbelievable! Read more
This video explores a very serious question in film making and attempts to make a point out of it: they argue that modern CGI actually feels less real than 90s CGI. There's a screen by screen comparison for you to check out. Watch the video below and decide for yourself: Read more