Swift from Scratch: ...

By Bart Jacobs In 2014, Apple took the developer community by surprise with the introduction of Swift, a brand new programming language. Swift has come a long way, and it is hard to believe that the language is celebrating its third anniversary this year. A few months ago, Apple released...

To get a man on the moon, China's program takes cues from the Apollo lunar lander Jan23

To get a man on the ...

By Jeffrey Lin and P.W. Singer From Our Blogs: Eastern Arsenal The country is looking to launch in 2032. China tests the landing gear for its manned lunar lander, as part of a 15-year journey to humanity’s lunar return. Read on....

Virtual out-of-body experience reduces your fear of death Jan23

Virtual out-of-body ...

After a near-death experience, people often describe floating out of their bodies. Recreating the sensation with VR can make people less anxious about...

Exotic black holes caught turning into a superfluid Jan23

Exotic black holes c...

A model of a higher-dimensional black hole matches what happens when liquid helium loses all its stickiness, a coincidence that could help study both...

Trump ditched Obama’s climate and water policies on first day Jan23

Trump ditched Obama’...

White House signals intention to cancel Obama’s Climate Action Plan and expand oil and gas...

Learn professional w...

By Creative Bloq Staff The web is always changing, and you can usher in the latest trend with your own work once you pick up the knowhow you need. Get it now from the Learn To Web Design 2017 Bundle. It’s on sale now for a price you can pick! Great web design isn’t just a pretty...

Social media meltdow...

By Dom Carter Deep breaths everyone, deep breaths. Disney has just revealed the title of this year’s Star Wars film and teased us with a different coloured version of the space saga’s famous logo design. The eighth film in the Star Wars franchise will be called The Last Jedi and...

How to Fix Tough Pro...

By Celine Roque Every business comes with its own challenges. Entrepreneurs running a side business, however, experience some problems and challenges that most full-time business owners don’t face. Whether you’re reviewing the metrics of your side business, or simply running it...

Whale sharks’ secrets revealed by live-tracking aquatic drones Jan23

Whale sharks’ secret...

Whale sharks dive deep and swim far, making them hard to monitor. A Honduras project is using aquatic drones to track the world’s biggest fish in real...

How to conduct a suc...

By Tanya Combrinck A debrief or post-mortem at the end of a project can uncover flaws in your process that will only store up problems for the future if you leave them unaddressed. Here’s how to conduct meetings that will help you discover better ways of working. Pick your moment...

Bird is evolving to be less flashy in response to global warming Jan23

Bird is evolving to ...

White patches on male collared flycatchers’ heads have been shrinking, as climate change mysteriously makes those with big patches less likely to...

Today's rarest space rocks were once the most common Jan23

Today's rarest space...

By Mark D. Kaufman Space Unfortunately for us, meteorites still come in all shapes and sizes The history of our solar system is a history of collisions. Massive collisions....

This is what it would look like to land on Pluto Jan23

This is what it woul...

By Sarah Fecht Space Based on NASA’s best photos, anyway NASA has stitched together 100 photos from the approach and flyby into a color video that shows roughly what it might look like to land on Pluto....

Substance Designer 5...

By Cirstyn Bech-Yagher Substance Designer 5.5 (SD 5.5) is the first tool available with an interface for generating MDL materials. There’s a reason this is big news: initially introduced in Substance Designer 5.3’s Iray implementation, MDL – Nvidia’s Material Definition...