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Curiosity's relaxed drilling hints at ancient acidic water on Mars

The Mars Curiosity rover is trying a new, easygoing drilling technique, and early results indicate acidic water conditions way back in the planet's history.

By February 6, 2015


Motorized beach umbrella drills itself into the sand

Fed up with wobbly beach umbrellas that take flight at the slightest breeze? The DrillBeach might be just the thing for you.

By December 10, 2014


Kickstarter to drill the moon's south pole is raising crazy cash

Lunar Mission One wants to bury a time capsule deep below the surface of the bottom of the moon, and it's asking the public to foot the bill. So far, humanity seems willing to chip in.

By November 19, 2014


Rosetta's lost lander drills into comet as battery drains

The Rosetta mission's successful comet landing turns bittersweet as the Philae lander ekes out as much science as possible before losing power and slipping into sleep.

By November 14, 2014


Lego's deal with Shell drilled by well-oiled Greenpeace campaign

Averse to Lego's partnership with Shell, the environmental group posts a slick flick online that will make children's stomachs feel queasy.

By July 12, 2014


Make your own 'Doctor Who' sonic screwdriver on the cheap

YouTube show DIY Prop Shop returns with a how-to for making your very own Time Lord sonic screwdriver before the new season starts.

By September 16, 2015


College band performs 'Star Trek,' ends up in phallic controversy

Technically Incorrect: The Kansas State marching band worked hard on its performance of the Starship Enterprise fighting with a weird creature. Sadly, all some could see was one big male body part.

By September 7, 2015


NASA's giving you another chance to send your name to Mars

Did you miss out on your boarding pass to be part of NASA's mission to Mars? The space agency is giving you another chance to hop aboard the InSight lander.

By August 19, 2015


How to replay Beats 1 radio shows you missed on Apple Music

You need to dig a bit to find them, but Apple Music now offers full replays of some Beats 1 radio shows.

By August 6, 2015


World's tiniest circular saw 3D-printed into improbable existence

An adorable whirring 3D-printed circular saw runs on a button battery and is sized for impossibly tiny hands.

By August 5, 2015