Meet the 2014 Thiel Fellowship Finalists-Teen Technorati EP1 of 8-WIRED

20 winners. $100,000 each. The chance to bring an idea to life. We follow 40 student finalists as they compete for a coveted and controversial Thiel Fellowship. Their projects range from cancer research to new app technology, but there’s just one catch if they win—they’ll have to drop out of school. Meet the 2014 Thiel […]

You Are One Step Closer To Riding In A Hyperloop

Hyperloop One successfully tested its propulsion system in the Nevada desert. It’s an important step, but the journey to making the Hyperloop a reality has just begun. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://facebook.com/WIRED Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/wired Google+: https://plus.google.com/+WIRED Instagram: http://instagram.com/WIRED Tumblr: http://WIRED.tumblr.com Want even […]

Inside Star Trek Beyond’s Amazing Visual Effects | Design FX

Design FX dives into the incredible special effects of Star Trek Beyond. From the digital construction of the Starship Enterprise all the way down to the extraterrestrials themselves, Mike Seymour takes us into warp drive as he breaks this successful franchise down to its DNA. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT […]

Star Wars Lego TIE Starfighter Gets Smashed by Asteroids | Star Wars Lego Destruction

In Star Wars Episode III the TIE starfighter suffered a devastating blow from asteroid impact. Watch a slo-mo Lego replica of the crushing scene. SUBSCRIBE for more videos: http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://facebook.com/WIRED Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/wired Google+: https://plus.google.com/+WIRED Instagram: http://instagram.com/WIRED Tumblr: http://WIRED.tumblr.com […]

What’s Inside: Glow Sticks – WIRED

You can find them on Halloween, at raves, and in the military, but how do the compact, plastic tubes of neon light actually work? Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://facebook.com/WIRED Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/wired Google+: https://plus.google.com/+WIRED Instagram: http://instagram.com/WIRED Tumblr: http://WIRED.tumblr.com Want even more? Subscribe to […]

A Look at the Aerobie AeroPress Coffee-maker-Gadget Lab-WIRED

It’s small in size, but packs the strong, flavorful punch that comes from a French press, with the clean and simple design of a drip coffee. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://facebook.com/WIRED Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/wired Google+: https://plus.google.com/+WIRED Instagram: http://instagram.com/WIRED Tumblr: http://WIRED.tumblr.com Want even more? […]

WIRED by Design: Capturing The Invisible World of Technology With Graphic Design

Carl de Torres at WIRED by Design, 2014. In partnership with Skywalker Sound, Marin County, CA. To learn more visit: live.wired.com Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://facebook.com/WIRED Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/wired Google+: https://plus.google.com/+WIRED Instagram: http://instagram.com/WIRED Tumblr: http://WIRED.tumblr.com Want even more? Subscribe to The Scene: http://bit.ly/subthescene […]

How to Pressure-Cook With Steam—and Good-Old Science | WIRED

The pressure cooker. It sounds, well, terrifying. But not only is it a perfectly safe way to cook if you’re not screwing around, thanks to the laws of physics, it’s a perfectly speedy way to cook too. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://facebook.com/WIRED […]

San Diego Comic Con 2013 Trivia Death Match Against WIRED’s Giant Robot | Angry Nerd

WIRED’s Angry Nerd Chris Baker takes on the WIRED robot at Comic Con for a trivia test about all things robot-related. Find out how many rounds you could go with the robot and who wins. Subscribe to the all new Wired channel here: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCftwRNsjfRo08xYE31tkiyw?sub_confirmation=1 Visit the Wired channel for more video: http://www.youtube.com/wired […]

4 Things You Need To Know About Lab Grown Meat | WIRED

The four things you need to know about lab grown meat! Video by The Woodcutters Direction and Sound: Norwood Cheek Animation and Graphics: Raz Mergian Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://facebook.com/WIRED Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/wired Google+: https://plus.google.com/+WIRED Instagram: http://instagram.com/WIRED Tumblr: http://WIRED.tumblr.com Want even more? Subscribe […]

Nokia 3310 vs iPhone 6s Throwdown | Tech Guts | WIRED

In this episode, watch as we tear down Nokia’s 3310 and the iPhone 6s. We pull them apart, compare them, and give interesting tech, cultural details and statistics. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://facebook.com/WIRED Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/wired Google+: https://plus.google.com/+WIRED Instagram: http://instagram.com/WIRED Tumblr: http://WIRED.tumblr.com Want […]

Pacific Rim: Designing Destruction Effects Exclusive-Design FX-WIRED

WIRED breaks down an exclusive clip from “Pacific Rim” with John Knoll, Chief Creative Officer from Industrial Light & Magic, exploring how design decisions affect the success of a blockbuster visual effects shot. Subscribe for more WIRED videos: http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Want even more? Subscribe to The Scene: http://bit.ly/subthescene CONNECT Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WIRED Google+: https://plus.google.com/+WIRED/posts Instagram: […]

Teens Explain the Rules of Social Media | WIRED

Teens breakdown the new rules of social media posting, following, and deleting comments. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://facebook.com/WIRED Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/wired Google+: https://plus.google.com/+WIRED Instagram: http://instagram.com/WIRED Tumblr: http://WIRED.tumblr.com Want even more? Subscribe to The Scene: http://bit.ly/subthescene ABOUT WIRED WIRED is where tomorrow is realized. […]

The Making of the “Atari: Game Over” Documentary with Zak Penn – WIRED

It’s been called the worst video game in history, but could E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial really be the cause of Atari’s downfall? In the new documentary “Atari: Game Over” director Zak Penn follows the rise and fall of the trailblazing video game company, including the game that caused Atari’s demise. Watch as Penn takes us behind […]

WIRED Dec. 2014: Space, Time, and Multiple Dimensions. A special issue directed by Christopher Nolan

Few Hollywood directors can match Christopher Nolan’s ambition, skill, and mind-bending story sense. For our December issue, the man behind Memento, Inception, the Dark Knight trilogy, and Interstellar brings his formidable talents to WIRED as our guest editor. Breaking the issue into five dimensions, we explore everything from the secrets of Nolan’s films and influences […]

HP Printer vs. Anvil – WIRED’s Battle Damage

It can print, scan, and copy, but can it fly? Find out, when we put an HP all-in-one printer through three extreme destruction tests. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://facebook.com/WIRED Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/wired Google+: https://plus.google.com/+WIRED Instagram: http://instagram.com/WIRED Tumblr: http://WIRED.tumblr.com Want even more? Subscribe to […]

Watch FX Experts Build a Prototype of a 14-Foot Creature-WIRED

The design phase is over, and now it’s time to prove that the 14-foot-tall creature can be built. As the team starts to build the prototype, challenges arise due to the creature’s size and scale. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 CONNECT WITH WIRED Web: http://wired.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIRED Facebook: https://facebook.com/WIRED Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/wired […]

The Science of Track & Field ft. Allyson Felix & Ashton Eaton | WIRED

What does it take to be an Olympic sprinter? Power and aggression. WIRED talks to Allyson Felix, Lashawn Merritt, Ashton Eaton, Jarryd Wallace, and Dawn Harper about the science behind the sport, and the mechanics behind propelling their bodies from the blocks to the finish line. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 […]