Far Out Tech

Technology Innovation

A Different Kind of Space Race: How Far-Out Tech Changes the Way You Live

Innovations developed for interstellar exploration is inside many of the products in your home. Where will future versions lead?

These Absolutely Frightening Robots Will Give You Nightmares

They're incredible-and also incredibly creepy.

You'll Never Guess What This Fire-Spitting Drone Is Used For

Besides looking completely ridiculous, of course.

Watch YouTube Star Casey Neistat Ride a Drone Dressed As Santa

It sounds ridiculous, but it's 100 percent for real, and 100 percent not safe.

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It seems like every other day we read about some far-out, new technology that makes us scratch our heads and say, "What the heck?" In this series, we'll take a look at all types of crazy new gadgets, apps and other technologies -- and the entrepreneurs dreaming them up.