Last year, US entrepreneur Judah Schiller crossed San Francisco Bay on a Shuttle Bike kit, which adds pontoons and a propeller to a user-supplied bike. Since then, he has been working on designing an all-in-one "waterbike" of his own. The result, the Schiller X1, was officially unveiled this month.
Olympus has announced the PEN E-PL7 camera, which is designed to appeal to the selfie-shooting crowd. The mirrorless shooter boasts a dedicated Selfie Mode, a 180-degree downward flip LCD, and built-in Wi-Fi for easy sharing.
Both Microsoft and Sony have announced big updates for their current-gen platforms this month. The PlayStation 4 v2 update will land an innovative online/local multiplayer hybrid feature on the system, while the Xbox One will receive remote purchase functionality and improved social features.
Nintendo has revealed a significant hardware revision for its popular 3DS and 3DS XL handheld gaming systems.The update adds several new physical controls to the device, while switching storage type and adding NFC functionality.
Astronomers have used a range of telescopes to observe a pair of distant galaxies colliding. The project made use of a gravitational magnifying glass created by the gravity of a galaxy between Earth and the subject, and required observations in both visible and infrared light.
Away from Monterey’s chaotic auto event this month, Aston Martin was holding its own exclusive show. Set in the scorched California hills, the UK team had invited clientele to view some of the brand’s finer performance offerings, and also to view firsthand the DP-100 Vision Gran Turismo concept.
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There are places on this Earth where you simply stand, slack-jawed, and pinch yourself to make sure you're not dreaming – and Singapore's Gardens by the Bay is as surreal a place as I've ever been. This billion-dollar techno-garden theme park is absolutely stunning right through.
NASA’s most ambitious project since the 1960s, the Space Launch System (SLS), has received the green light to progress with the passing of a critical design review. The next generation heavy launch system is designed to lift the Orion spacecraft for manned missions into deep space.
Japanese-Swiss company Sunstar hopes to make e-bikes a little cheaper and more versatile with its modular Virtus electric drive, which transforms a regular bike into an e-bike, then detaches in minutes, effectively giving you two bikes in one.