Elon Musk tweets render of Las Vegas loop station where Tesla’s will cart passengers underground

Elon Musk tweets first renders of Boring Company’s Las Vegas loop station where passengers will board high-speed Teslas that whisk them across the city’s convention center The render shows a hub where passengers board driverless Teslas Cars will zip passengers at 150 mph across the Las Vegas Convention Center  Elon Musk says in a corresponding … Read more

Deepfake video shows President Richard Nixon announcing the failure of the 1969 moon landing

AI experts release eerie deepfake video of Richard Nixon ‘announcing the failure of the 1969 Apollo 11 moon landing’ to prove how real they can seem MIT created the deepfake video to show the dangers the technology creates  Speech prepared for Nixon was read by an actor and morphed onto old footage  AI technology adapted … Read more

Hundreds of Americans in need of new hearts took themselves off waitlists amid coronavirus pandemic

Hundreds of Americans in need of new hearts took themselves off transplant waitlists amid coronavirus fears as the number of donor organs collected fell by 26% From mid-January to mid-March, 343 people took themselves off the waitlist in comparison with 600 people who did from mid-March to mid-May, a 75% drop More than two-thirds of … Read more

Coronavirus US: Case count 6-24 TIMES the reported number

As many as one-quarter of Americans may have contracted the novel coronavirus since the start of the pandemic, a new study suggests. Current case counts show that 3.8 million people in the US have fallen ill with COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus, according to Johns Hopkins University. But a team, led by the … Read more

Capacity on Venice gondolas reduced due to ‘overweight’ tourists putting vessels at risk of flooding

‘Having half a tonne of meat on board is dangerous’: Capacity on Venice gondolas reduced due to ‘overweight’ tourists putting the vessels at risk of flooding On smaller boats, only five passengers will be allowed onboard, down from six  Larger gondolas that cross the Grand Canal will have a limit of 12, down from 14  … Read more

Astronomers take photo of giant planets orbiting Sun-like star

The first ever photo of two planets orbiting a Sun-like star 309-light years from the Earth has been captured by astronomers using a ground-based telescope.  The European Southern Observatory’s Very Large Telescope in Chile was used to capture the image of the two giant exoplanets orbiting the very young star.  Astronomers say this image is … Read more

Alarm as scientists uncover the first seafloor leak of METHANE

A methane leak has been identified coming out of the Antarctic seabed, causing alarm among climate scientists and conservationists.  Methane is an extremely potent greenhouse gas which traps almost 30 times more heat as the same amount of carbon dioxide. The stream of methane coming from 30ft below the surface and into the ocean is ‘incredibly … Read more