Fringe Science, New Discoveries and Developments

Cutting edge research, science that defies conventional parameters and new technologies

DARPA project seeks hive mind for drones

DARPA project seeks hive mind for drones

Pentagon embarks on a program that will enable individual attack UAVs to coordinate with other drones. Effectively giving them the ability to work together in swarms

Iran Designs Sayyad 3 Missile for S-200 Air Defense System

The Sayyad 3 marks a critical upgrade in Iran’s air defence system. Includes video

Scientists warn the rise of AI will lead to extinction of humankind

Scientists warn that the ongoing development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) will inevitably lead to a Terminator-like scenario; where AI turns on its creators

China Just Tested A Hypersonic Missile Vehicle

China Just Tested A Hypersonic Missile Vehicle

The test makes China the second country after the US to conduct experimental flights with hypersonic vehicles, a technology that could allow armies to rapidly strike distant targets anywhere around the globe

The Navy Just Christened Its Most Futuristic Ship Ever

What will be the biggest destroyer in service and the most advanced ever to sail is in the final stages of being fitted out

US Navy to Deploy Electromagnetic Railgun

US Navy to Deploy Electromagnetic Railgun

U.S. Navy to commence testing a high speed electromagnetic railgun that fires projectiles over one hundred miles at seven times the speed of sound,

The Truth About the Useless F-35 & F-22

Growing doubts about what is supposed to be the West’s main manned combat aircraft in the decades ahead. Experts conclude that it is completely outclassed by Russian and Chinese counterparts

Report: F-35 Delay to Harm U.S. Warfighting Ability

Concern that delays in the development of the F-35 and rising costs could limit U.S. “warfighting capabilities” across the globe

UFO or secret fighter jet? The mysterious triangular craft pictured flying over Texas

UFO or secret fighter jet? The mysterious triangular craft pictured flying over Texas

Aviation experts believe the triangular-shaped craft could be secret military project

GMOs could cause ‘irreversible termination of life’ on Earth, risk expert warns

GMOs could cause ‘irreversible termination of life’ on Earth, risk expert warns

Professor of risk engineering warns that GMOs could potentially breach the so-called “ecocide barrier,” leading to catastrophic ecosystem failure

Zuckerberg, Musk Invest in Artificial-Intelligence Company

Will Facebook’s CEO meet with the same success in the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI) as he did in social media? Or has he just invested in an unattainable ideal?

Scientists’ hidden links to the GM food giants: Disturbing truth behind official report that said UK should forge on with Frankenfoods

Scientists’ hidden links to the GM food giants: Disturbing truth behind official report that said UK should forge on with Frankenfoods

Authors of report that urged the government to fast track GM crops found to be linked to bio-tech giants

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Supersonic Jet with Screens Instead of Windows Halves Journey Time

New streamlined passenger jet planned that will cut Trans-Atlantic flight times in half

Real-life Iron Man armor to be ready by June – US admiral

Science fiction fantasy moves closer to reality. Includes video

297 scientists and experts agree GMOs not proven safe

Despite EU chief scientist Anne Glover’s backing for GM, which other European scientists condemned as “irresponsible”

The Few become none: RAF tests pilotless fighter

The most technologically advanced combat aircraft ever produced in Britain has just flown its first test flights

Pentagon debuts driverless vehicles, continues push into autonomous warfare

Robotic vehicles will soon be able to move through the fiercest combat zones without the risk of losing life. Includes video

Recent US Missile Tests On Speed Boats Are Clearly Meant To Send Iran A Message

US developing new generation of vertically launched anti-ship missiles with an eye to taking on swarms of fast Iranian attack boats

Pentagon Concerned by China’s New High-Speed Missile

Concern that China military advances will overtake U.S. technological lead in as little as five years

Mystery Mars rock reveals unexpected chemical composition

“Mars keeps throwing new stuff at us,” said Mars Exploration rover lead scientist Steve Squyres