technologyArial footage of Ariane 6 launch pad construction. Credit: European Space Agency
technologyTech history is an endless tug-of-war between new innovations and old laws. But behind this legal machine are often bizarre court cases full of petty criminals, old-fashioned gumshoe detectives, and robots who want civil rights.
technologyThe Air Force is moving ahead with awarding a contract to replace the wings on another 120 A-10 Thunderbolt II attack aircraft to keep the airplanes in the skies until at least 2025.
technologyA sci-fi short film written and directed by Benjamin, an AI. Starring: Thomas Middleditch Elisabeth Gray Humphrey Ker Directed By: Benjamin Director of Director: Oscar Sharp Writer of Writer: Ross Goodwin
technologyNASA's Terry Fong, head of the Intelligent Robotics Group, talks about the agency's autonomous robot efforts and the future of bots in space.
technologyFootage of the Java Sea shipwreck. Pacific Sea Resources, Inc.
scienceEditor-at-large Annalee Newitz and Entomologist Neil Tsutsui discuss ant communication and bee genetics.
scienceFractal graphic 'chaotic systems' example. Created by Christopher Lee.
scienceAn international team of researchers has been working at White Sands National Monument to uncover its ice age secrets.
technologyAnnalee Newitz chats with Brad DeLong about the tech boom and the fate of democracy.
technologyNASA astronaut Peggy Whitson speaks to Ars Technica about her storied career. ONE STRANGE ROCK premieres March 26, at 10/9c on National Geographic.
scienceRetired astronaut Chris Hadfield breaks down how he made his famous "Space Oddity" music video. ONE STRANGE ROCK premieres March 26, at 10/9c on National Geographic.