A Timelapse Of Our Planet's Surprisingly Turbulent Magnetic Field

The ESA's SWARM trio of satellites are up-and-running. Here's a sweet animation put together using its first set of high-resolution scans showing the most recent changes in the magnetic field that protects our planet. » 6/19/14 4:40pm 6/19/14 4:40pm

Night of the Swarming Post-It Notes

Their intelligence told them that adhesive notes would provide the perfect disguise for their drones: innocuous and ubiquitous, found in the highest levels of government and the private sector. But they failed to understand just how out of place the neon bits of paper would be sailing about outdoors. One of many… » 12/07/13 5:00pm 12/07/13 5:00pm

This brilliant alien invasion movie Swarm was shot entirely on a…

Written by Skins scribe Geoff Bussetil and shot by Misfits director Tom Harper, this surprisingly entertaining alien invasion short film (titled Swarm) was made entirely using smartphones. Little did we know the whole thing was actually a promotion for Sony's Xperia Arc S — we were too busy watching these people… » 1/31/12 1:20pm 1/31/12 1:20pm

Enter Your Robotic Art in the RoboGames' Annual Art Expo!

Are you an artist or maker who loves to build robots whose sole purpose in life is to be artistic rather than to destroy humans or build ships? Then we've got the perfect art expo for you, and you can enter your art robots now! » 4/16/09 4:09pm 4/16/09 4:09pm