She can punch through interstellar dreadnoughts like they were tissue paper, fire photon blasts that vaporize steel, and propel herself across the galaxy. She’s the most powerful superhero in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), and the science behind her powers […]
Dreamworlds are notoriously fickle. They exist solely in our minds, and thus aren’t grounded in any objective reality. In a very real sense, the act of observing something in a dream DOES change it because the dream and observer are […]
Holding a miniature sun in a magnetic bottle isn’t easy. But that’s how you make a fusion reactor. In this episode I chat with plasma physicist John McCone about the challenges of building a functional fusion reactor. We talk about […]
In 2015, the world’s second largest automobile manufacturer was caught cheating on emissions tests. Volkswagen had programmed its cars to run cleaner in testing stations than on the road. More than 11 million cars worldwide and 500,000 in the US […]
Screenshots with Firefox from Dustin Driver on Vimeo. A video I made for Mozilla about Firefox Screenshots. Shot, edited, etc. Music from Epidemic Sound.
In the 1987 Mel Brooks masterpiece Spaceballs, planet Spaceball has totally wrecked its environment, turning a once-green planet into a solid steel sphere with no atmosphere. Clean air is sold in cans of Perri-Air, a wonderfully Brooks-esque spoof of the […]
Working for Good with Firefox: Metalwood Salvage from Dustin Driver on Vimeo. Video produced for Mozilla about Metalwood Salvage in Portland, OR. Music by Epidemic Sound.
Mozilla Firefox Working for Good: Metrofiets from Dustin Driver on Vimeo. A video I made for Mozilla about Firefox business users that embody the Firefox spirit. Shot, edited, etc. Music from Epidemic Sound.
This summer a lot of science news bubbled up out of the quantum foam, but the one thing that really caught my attention was booze. And not Oregon’s world-famous craft beers. A study landed that allegedly found that any amount […]
That’s the bone-chilling shriek of America’s favorite pest, the trash panda. Or Raccoon. And while they may sound like demons shredding the flesh from helpless babes, there’s something even more terrifying about them: Their poop. Raccoon poop harbors the ovum […]