A Wearable Robotic Tail Turns Anyone Into a Furry With Improved Balance

There are lots of companies who make wearable tails for humans, but they’re usually for cosplay…

Japan Approves Scientist’s Plan to Create World’s First Humanimals

A shot from the upcoming humanimal film Cats.Screenshot: Universal For the first time, a government is…

Enormous Flight Simulator Installed In Tokyo Hotel

Photo: All images Haneda Excel Hotel Tokyu If you like airplanes, then this is the hotel…

New Trailer for Anthology Series

The bakemono is coming for you.Image: AMC (YouTube) The best way to stop history from repeating…

Defying International Community, Japan Resumes Commercial Whaling

A member of civic group holds a sign during a rally against Japan’s commercial whaling near…

Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Clockwise from top left: Jim Cooke; Chelsea Beck; Benjamin Currie; Angelica Alzona (all Gizmodo). Lying, tech…

Medievalist’s Guide: Decoding Godzilla: King of the Monsters

The recent release of Godzilla: King of the Monsters and the introduction of a whole new…

Incredible Photo from the Space Station Shows Raikoke Volcano Erupting

Raikoke volcano on the Kuril Islands erupting on June 22, 2019.Photo: ISS Crew Earth Observations Facility…

Japanese High-Speed Rail Line Was Brought to Standstill by Tiny Slug That Fried on Power Cable

One of the trains running on Japan’s high-speed rail network (the Shinkansen), which is run by…

Five Massive Screw-ups That Wouldn’t Have Happened If We All Just Used the Metric System

Illustration: Benjamin Currie (Gizmodo) Almost every country in the world uses metric measurements. Every country except for…