Fly

12.05.15
ICYMI: Reading a fly's mind, real Minecraft phone and more
12.05.15

ICYMI: Reading a fly's mind, real Minecraft phone and more

Big surprise: Fruit flies are happy to colonize your bananas

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10.12.15
Researchers control fruit flies' hearts with a laser
10.12.15

Researchers control fruit flies' hearts with a laser

Scientists made flies' hearts beat in harmony thanks to genetic tweaks and laser beams.

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07.03.14
This is what a day's worth of transatlantic air travel looks like (video)
07.03.14

This is what a day's worth of transatlantic air travel looks like (video)

The seas between Europe and North America are relatively quiet on any given day, but 30,000 feet a...

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06.28.14
Weekend App: Fly brings the fun back to iPhone video editing
06.28.14

Weekend App: Fly brings the fun back to iPhone video editing

Fly is a new video editor with a few interesting features that are guaranteed to renew your intere...

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11.23.13
Singapore 21: a farewell trip on the world's longest flight
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11.23.13

Singapore 21: a farewell trip on the world's longest flight

As of tomorrow, the longest flight in the world will shuttle passengers on a 747-400 from Sydney,...

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05.03.13
Harvard University's robotic insect takes its first controlled flight (video)
05.03.13

Harvard University's robotic insect takes its first controlled flight (video)

There's hardly a shortage of animal inspired robots, but few are as tiny as Harvard's autonomous R...

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04.02.12
Terrafugia Transition production prototype completes first flight, set to land at NY Auto Show this Friday
04.02.12

Terrafugia Transition production prototype completes first flight, set to land at NY Auto Show this Friday

Terrafugia's Transition could finally be making its way to the production line. The "flying car" ha...

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01.20.12
Human Birdwings project takes flight (update: hoax)
01.20.12

Human Birdwings project takes flight (update: hoax)

Just now catching up with the Human Birdwings project? Nice timing. The human flight machine -- bui...

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12.25.11
Human Birdwings combines Wiimote, smartphone in DIY flying initiative (video)
12.25.11

Human Birdwings combines Wiimote, smartphone in DIY flying initiative (video)

Somewhere, somehow, the Wright Brothers are smiling. Jarnos Smeets, a mechanical engineer from th...

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