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  • iPhones Can Apparently Now Be Hacked Just By Texting Them
    by Tony Tran on October 25, 2021 at 9:10 pm

    Zero-Click Exploit In a chilling cautionary tale, a New York Times journalist says a hacker was able to access his iPhone after sending him a text message — even though he never clicked on any links. Ben Hubbard, a NYT reporter covering the Middle East, said that hackers used something called a “zero-click exploit” in

  • SpaceX Shares Spicy Video of Its Mars Rocket Being Tested
    by Victor Tangermann on October 25, 2021 at 9:04 pm

    Gateway to Mars SpaceX has shared an exciting new 90-second montage dubbed “Gateway to Mars” of its Starship spacecraft prototypes being built, launched, and safely returned back to the surface. It’s a reminder of how far the company has come in realizing its vision in a matter of less than a year. Gateway to Mars

  • Long Live Futurism.com: This Website Is Free Again, Thanks to You
    by Foster Kamer on October 25, 2021 at 8:48 pm

    Futurism Readers – As ever, we’ve got some news about the future to share with you. This time, it’s about our site. Thanks to your support, we’ve been able to secure the site’s continuous operation, in two ways. The first big change is one of two reasons we’ll able to keep going, bigger and better

  • New Hypersonic Space Plane Is Called the “Sexbomb” for Some Reason
    by Tony Tran on October 25, 2021 at 8:28 pm

    Launching the Sexbomb A Canadian aerospace company has chosen a very eyebrow-raising name for a hypersonic space plane it plans to launch in 2022: Sexbomb. Space Engine Systems (SES) announced that it wants to launch Sexbomb in Manitoba, according to a press release from the company. The vehicle will be used to test the company’s

  • Hertz Orders 100,000 Teslas for Rental Cars
    by Victor Tangermann on October 25, 2021 at 7:34 pm

    Big Order Rental car company Hertz has ordered 100,000 Tesla Model 3s as part of a massive push to electrify its fleet — the largest purchase of electric vehicles ever, according to Bloomberg. It’s a massive deal reportedly worth $4.2 billion, pushing the automaker’s valuation past the $1 trillion mark for the first time ever.

  • Fauci Accused of Funding Cruel Experiments on Puppies
    by Tony Tran on October 25, 2021 at 7:00 pm

    Animal Torture Dr. Anthony Fauci is no stranger to criticism — but the latest claims that he helped fund a cruel experiment that involved infecting dozens of puppies with parasites might be some of his most sordid yet. The White Coat Waste Project, a conservative nonprofit dedicated to stopping taxpayer-funded animal experiments, claims that the

  • Blue Origin Unveils Plans for Commercial Space Station Called “Orbital Reef”
    by Victor Tangermann on October 25, 2021 at 6:21 pm

    Jeff Bezos’ space company Blue Origin has announced ambitious plans for a new commercial space station called Orbital Reef. The massive station — or at least its design — is a collaborative effort with spaceflight company Sierra Space, a Sierra Nevada Corporation subsidiary. Blue Origin claims it has the backing of several industry leaders including

  • Wheelchair Users Float in Zero G, Blown Away by Experience
    by Tony Tran on October 25, 2021 at 5:35 pm

    Zero Gravity While space travel is rapidly becoming a realistic dream for many, there are still a lot of hurdles to overcome for others — especially those who are physically disabled. However, a nonprofit called AstroAccess hopes to change that by making spaceflight accessible to anyone who wants to brave the great unknown.  The organization

  • Elon Musk Is Now Worth Over a Quarter Trillion Dollars
    by Victor Tangermann on October 25, 2021 at 4:59 pm

    Quarter Trillionaire As if being a billionaire wasn’t enough, Tesla CEO Elon Musk is gunning for the top spot of becoming the world’s first-ever trillionaire. The CEO’s net worth grew past a quarter trillion dollars, or over $252 billion, leaving the second richest person in the world, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, in the dust, Bloomberg

  • Astronomers Discover Youngest Planet Ever Observed
    by Tony Tran on October 25, 2021 at 3:37 pm

    Baby Planet Astronomers have discovered the youngest planet ever observed — and they say it’s bigger than Jupiter.  The international team of researchers led by the University of Hawaii discovered the planet — dubbed 2M0437b — in a “stellar nursery” roughly 450 light-years away, according to a press release from the university. They add that

  • Leaked Video Shows Cybertruck Tearing It Up Offroad
    by Victor Tangermann on October 25, 2021 at 2:42 pm

    Tearing It Up Now that Tesla’s Cybertruck is firmly on the horizon, excitement for the electric pickup truck is starting to ramp up. A newly leaked showroom video shows the hard-edged stainless steel vehicle tearing it up on some dirt roads, stretching its muscles. The Cybertruck appears to have a very tight turning radius, using

  • How to Stay Focused At Work And Meetings Using AI
    by Futurism Creative on October 25, 2021 at 11:04 am

    If you’re working more from home like so many others nowadays, you likely spend a good amount of that time in online meetings. Like them or not, they’re a convenient way to keep from convening at the office. While the commute might be improved, the increased amount of distractions we experience at home can severely

  • Head of NASA Suggests That UFOs Could Be Alien Technology
    by Jon Christian on October 24, 2021 at 5:24 pm

    During an appearance this week at the University of Virginia, NASA boss Bill Nelson made some eyebrow-raising remarks about a possible connection between military sightings of unidentified flying objects and the search for alien life. “I’ve talked to those pilots and they know they saw something, and their radars locked on to it,” Nelson told

  • Create Your Perfect Audio Experience With These Earbud Deals
    by Futurism Creative on October 24, 2021 at 12:27 pm

    The AirPods are undeniably great earbuds, but if you want to up your audio game, you don’t need to turn to Apple to do it. Check out these top-notch ways to listen to your music and podcasts on the go. HyperSonic Lite True Wireless Earphones Pictured above, these are optimized for streaming services and your

  • Scientists Say They’ve Created a “Strange” New State of Matter
    by Jon Christian on October 23, 2021 at 5:40 pm

    Altered States Scientists at the University of Chicago say that they’ve successfully created a “strange” new state of matter in the laboratory called “superionic ice” — and that the stuff might already exist inside planets in our solar system. “It was a surprise — everyone thought this phase wouldn’t appear until you are at much

  • Space Tourism Company Cancels Launch Because It Couldn’t Find any Passengers
    by Jon Christian on October 23, 2021 at 4:53 pm

    Chilling Effect In what could be a serious reality check for the buzz-filled space tourism industry, its most established player says it had to cancel its upcoming launch with SpaceX because it couldn’t find any viable — and sufficiently wealthy — passengers for the journey. “The mission was marketed to a large number of our

  • Shipping Containers of “Spontaneous Combustibles” Fall Overboard
    by Jon Christian on October 23, 2021 at 4:07 pm

    Flotsam A container ship encountered rough seas  in Canadian waters on Friday, causing about 40 shipping containers to fall overboard — and several, authorities are warning, contain “spontaneous combustibles” that could ignite or explode when exposed to air or water. The US and Canadian Coast Guards say they’re both working to find the hazardous containers,

  • Draw Out Evidence From Data With This Complete Big Data Bundle
    by Futurism Creative on October 23, 2021 at 12:24 pm

    We generate enormous amounts of data every day, with where we go, what we do, and how we interact with the world around us. And some fascinating insights can be drawn from that data, provided you know how to manage it. The Complete 2022 Big Data Analysis Bundle gives you the tools you need to

  • New Weapon From China Reportedly Causes Satellites to Explode
    by Tony Tran on October 22, 2021 at 7:39 pm

    Anti-Satellite Weapons A team of scientists in China have created a device that uses explosives to destroy enemy satellites.  The weapon can be inserted inside of a satellite’s exhaust nozzle, according to The South China Morning Post (SCMP). A paper published on the device attained by SCMP says that it can detonate to create a

  • NASA Completes Assembly of Rocket for Upcoming Moon Mission
    by Tony Tran on October 22, 2021 at 6:10 pm

    Mega-Moon Rocket NASA has completed stacking the massive rocket that it will send to the Moon as part of the Artemis I mission.  The agency fully assembled the Space-Launch System (SLS) rocket at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Thursday night, according to a NASA press release. Dubbed the “mega-Moon rocket,” engineers worked into