Fringe Science, New Discoveries and Developments

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

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

Artisy conception of Chinese hypersonic vehicle. Click to enlarge

China confirms new hypersonic glide vehicle test-flight

China reportedly successfully tests vehicle capable of delivering nuclear warheads at speeds up to 7,680 miles per hour.

Sailors move an X-47B drone aboard the aircraft carrier U.S.S. George H.W. Bush. Click to enlarge

Pentagon plans to weaponize more drones

The Pentagon plans to spend almost $24 billion over the next five years on a new generation of more lethal and capable drones

Artists impression of a water geyser on Jupiter's moon Europa. Click to enlarge

Hubble Spots Water Vapour Rising from Jupiter’s Europa Moon

If confirmed as water, the discovery would reinforce the idea that extraterrestrial life may yet be found

Iran Plans to Unveil New Home-made Long-Range Radar on Wednesday

It may come in handy, given Israeli threats about “all options” being open in the wake of the agreement over Iran’s nuclear program

Genepax, a Japanese car that can drive for 50 kilometres in an hour on a litre of water

Water-Powered Cars & Inventors Killed

If you control the energy and the technology, you control the people

Iranian robotics lab works on ocean rescue drone

Iranian robotics lab works on ocean rescue drone

The team developed the robot in response to the large numbers of people who drown in the Caspian Sea. In the last eight years, a staggering 46,500 people have faced danger in its waters

The new material could make Harry Potter's invisibility cloak a reality. Click to enlarge

Harry Potter style invisibility cloak set to become a reality

Physicists have moved a step closer to creating a Harry Potter-style invisibility cloak after unveiling a radical new design of electronic material.