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Hoverboards can finally become a reality using NASA's microwave space drive

Hoverboards can finally become a reality using NASA's microwave space drive

By 8 August 2014

NASA recently announced that the EmDrive, which uses microwaves to create thrust, is actually real. While primarily aimed at space this could also be used here on earth, for a hoverboard. Finally the hoverboard dream from Back to the Future II could become... >>

HUVr gives a 'real' hoverboard to Tony Hawk and Christopher 'Doc' Lloyd and films the results

HUVr gives a 'real' hoverboard to Tony Hawk and Christopher 'Doc' Lloyd and films the results

By 5 March 2014

The Hoverboard from Back to the Future has been shown off in a video that makes it look like HUVr Tech has created the real thing. In reality this is an impressive show of VFX work from a company that either has a lot of money or some great celebrity... >>

Star Wars Hover bike becomes reality, Stormtrooper uniform not included (video)

Star Wars Hover bike becomes reality, Stormtrooper uniform not included (video)

By 22 August 2012

If you’re of a certain age, chances are you spent a fair part of your adolescence fantasising about riding one of the hover bikes from the Star Wars films. That fantasy has now become a reality after a Californian research team released a video demoing... >>

Where is the hoverboard?

Where is the hoverboard?

By 30 March 2010

Since the dawn of time man has searched in vain for many scientific breakthroughs, whether it be the ability to make lead into gold; to travel faster than light; or the secret of younger looking skin. For sometime now (well 1989, when Back to the Future... >>