Daily Archives: April 4, 2019

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Just Saw 2 Eclipses on Mars! Now You Can, Too

https://www.space.com/curiosity-rover-sees-solar-eclipses-on-mars.html NASA’s Curiosity rover on Mars got lucky last month and spotted not one but two eclipses — in less than two weeks, one for each of the Red Planet’s moons. The result is two stunning animations of the moons … Continue reading

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Amazon is working on an Alexa-powered AirPods competitor

https://www.engadget.com/2019/04/04/amazon-alexa-earbuds-to-rival-apple-airpods/ Apple’s new AirPods give you hands-free access to Siri, and it sounds like Amazon is working on something similar for Alexa. Bloomberg reports the online retail giant is working on its own true wireless earbuds that will also be … Continue reading

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Upgrade any car to level 2 autonomy with LaneCruise

https://www.autoblog.com/2019/04/04/upgrade-any-car-to-level-2-autonomy-with-lanecruise/ Transcript: Upgrade any car to level 2 autonomy. This system turns your current vehicle into a self-driving car . LaneCruise from X-Matik is a 5-piece system that attaches to your car. Making it easy to install and uninstall. It’s … Continue reading

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This experimental airplane will change shape while flying

https://www.popsci.com/mit-flying-morphing-flexible-wing?dom=rss-default&src=syn Technology The wing is strong but light. NASA, MIT, and other institutions are working on a plane that looks radically different from, say, a Boeing 737. The craft takes the shape of a flying wing, similar to a… via … Continue reading

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Visual Effects Artist Creates Video Comparing Star Wars Ships To Various Cities And Countries On Earth

https://geekologie.com/2019/04/visual-effects-artist-creates-video-comp.php This is a video from the Corridor Crew comparing some of the various ships in the Star Wars universe to cities and countries here on earth. The video has a lot more exposition than I would have liked (less … Continue reading

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