Articles by Charles Poladian
- Super-Strong Artificial Muscles Created With Just Fishing Line
February 22 2014 12:20 PM
The humble fishing line is being used to create some incredibly strong artificial muscles.
- European Space Agency Announces Planet-Hunting PLATO Mission
February 19 2014 4:49 PM
The European Space Agency announced its exoplanet-hunting PLATO mission will launch in 2024.
- Oculus Rift Movie 'Zero Point' Releases Interactive Trailer
February 19 2014 12:29 PM
Condition One has released a trailer for "Zero Point," the first immersive film designed for Oculus Rift.
- Watch The 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' Trailer Here
February 19 2014 10:00 AM
The first "Guardians of the Galaxy" trailer was released on Feb. 18 and introduces the most offbeat superhero team yet.
- Where Did Asteroid 2000 EM26 Go?
February 18 2014 3:48 PM
A team of astronomers are looking for a lost object, an 885-foot asteroid that failed to appear as projected on Feb. 17.
- US Navy To Deploy Solid-State Laser By End Of 2014
February 18 2014 12:36 PM
The U.S. Navy has been testing some futuristic weapons and will deploy a solid-state laser on a ship by the end of 2014.
- International Space Station Unloads 1.5 Tons Of Trash
February 18 2014 10:07 AM
The Cygnus spacecraft was released from the International Space Station, completing its resupply mission and taking 1.5 tons of trash with it.
- Ten Olympic Gold Medalists Get Rare Piece Of Chelyabinsk Meteorite
February 17 2014 4:07 PM
To commemorate the one-year anniversary of the Chelyabinsk meteorite event, 10 Sochi Olympic gold medalists will receive a medal containing a piece of the space rock.
- Watch Asteroid 2000 EM26's Flyby Here
February 17 2014 1:07 PM
Potentially Hazardous Asteroid 2000 EM26 will make it close-approach to Earth on Feb. 27 and a live stream will begin at 9 p.m. EST.
- HBO Releases 'Vengeance'-Themed 'Game Of Thrones' Trailer
February 17 2014 11:20 AM
HBO has released a new trailer for the fourth season of "Game of Thrones" that's all about revenge and death.
- J.K Rowling Returns To Robert Galbraith For New Detective Novel
February 17 2014 9:32 AM
J.K Rowling will don the Robert Galbraith pseudonym for a new Cormoran Strike novel, "The Silkworm."
- Is The Universe Just A Futuristic Simulation?
February 16 2014 4:41 PM
A new op-ed in the New York Times discusses the theory that the universe is just a simulation.
- Just What We Need: A Pizza With a 3-Year Shelf Life
February 16 2014 12:37 PM
Military food scientists are close to perfecting a recipe that can survive in the field for three years.
- Ronan The Sea Lion Proves Keeping A Beat Is Not Just A Human Ability
February 15 2014 6:10 PM
New research is exploring how widespread is the rhythm-keeping ability in the animal world.
- 25 Percent Of Americans Don't Know The Earth Orbits The Sun: Survey
February 15 2014 2:36 PM
What does the survey really say about American scientific knowledge?
- Why Did The UAW Fail In Vote At Tennessee Volkswagen Plant?
February 15 2014 11:47 AM
And did outside political interference play a role?
- Valentine's Day 2014 Full Moon
February 14 2014 8:20 AM
Valentine's Day 2014 will feature a full moon, known as the "Snow Moon."
- China’s Yutu Lunar Rover Is Officially Lost Following Mechanical Glitch
February 12 2014 3:01 PM
China's Jade Rabbit lunar rover has been lost, according to a report from China News Service.
- Watch The SLOOH Broadcast On Solar Activity Here
February 12 2014 12:24 PM
SLOOH will observe the sun and discuss recent solar activity on Feb. 12 beginning at 1 p.m. EST.
- Shroud Of Turin Wrong Carbon Dating Due To Ancient Earthquake, Say Researchers
February 12 2014 11:23 AM
A new study suggests an earthquake could explain the Shroud of Turin or its 1988 radiocarbon dating but the research has led to plenty of controversy.