Cars in flooded road with engineering designs super imposed

Heavy rains, massive flooding in Dubai accused of being caused by cloud seeding gone wrong

The UAE's weather bureau denies using its cloud seeding program ahead of the massive storm.

On Apr 17, 2024 by Katherine Huggins

mars colony concept city in dubai

This gorgeous concept city is being built to simulate life on Mars

It's part of the 'Mars 2117' project.

On Oct 2, 2017 by Phillip Tracy

OTSAW Robotics O-R3 mini vehicle at night

Dubai to employ robotic cars that scan for criminals

'Minority Report' is here (sort of).

On Jun 30, 2017 by Christina Bonnington

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Dubai plans to use autonomous taxi drones by the summer


On Feb 14, 2017 by Christina Bonnington

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Dubai unveils jaw-dropping water jetpacks for city firefighters

This is a serious upgrade.

On Jan 23, 2017 by Dahlia Dandashi

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Massive New Year’s Eve fire breaks out at Dubai luxury hotel The Address

The blaze occurred just hours before Dubai was set to celebrate the New Year.

On Dec 31, 2015 by Andrew Couts

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Dubai firefighters will soon douse skyscraper fires using jetpacks

How else are you going to put out a fire 200 stories up in the air?

On Nov 13, 2015 by AJ Dellinger

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Jetpack pilots enjoy a midair dance with a commercial jetliner

It's a bird, it's a plane, it's a pair of guys in jetpacks!

On Nov 5, 2015 by Mike Wehner

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Dubai will craft the world’s first 3D-printed office building

Why not extrude a building in the desert?

On Jul 4, 2015 by Curt Hopkins

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Watch dudes in jetpacks soar majestically over Dubai

An unreal sight to see.

On May 12, 2015 by Dylan Love

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Drake got to hang out with some chill lions while on vacation in Dubai

He also saw a monkey named Rambo drive a four-wheeler. But that's not important right now.

On Mar 16, 2015 by Myles Tanzer

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Selena Gomez deletes controversial mosque photo from Instagram

This isn't the first time a celebrity has stirred controversy there.

On Jan 2, 2015 by Audra Schroeder

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Jimmy Wales pledges $500k UAE award to human rights causes

Now the money will fight "human rights abuses worldwide," Wales said.

On Dec 15, 2014 by Rob Price

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How to become a TripAdvisor superstar reviewer

Brevity, wit, hat-tipping talent, and the finer points.

On Nov 23, 2014 by Allen Weiner

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Police in Dubai are using Google Glass to fight crime

Meanwhile, the U.S. is still holding out for RoboCop.

On Oct 3, 2014 by Miles Klee