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Block 5 rocket launch marks the end of the beginning for SpaceX

Posted in Hardware on 4th May, 2018 10:41 AM
by Alex Muller
Less than eight years after its maiden launch, the Falcon 9 booster has become the most dominant rocket in the world.
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+8

Nasa announces successful 'Kilopower' test of nuclear reactor for space

Posted in Hardware on 3rd May, 2018 01:43 PM
by Alex Muller
The agency hopes that the breakthrough can allow future missions to the Mars and Moon to be powered with nuclear energy.
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U.S. moves up to second most attractive renewables market after China

Posted in Hardware on 2nd May, 2018 11:29 AM
by Alex Muller
In an annual ranking of the top 40 renewable energy markets worldwide, China was the top country for the third year running.
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Calcium-based MRI sensor enables more sensitive brain imaging

Posted in Hardware on 2nd May, 2018 11:16 AM
by Alex Muller
The system detects direct signals of neural activity; could reveal patterns underlying behaviour.
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The Smithsonian's new tour guide isn't human

Posted in Hardware on 2nd May, 2018 11:13 AM
by Alex Muller
Pepper the robot shows visitors around the museum while telling factoids, answering questions and posing for selfies.
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Apple is reportedly building an insane ’16K’ VR headset

Posted in Hardware on 29th Apr, 2018 07:56 AM
by Alex Muller
Apple may be looking to compete with Google, Microsoft and Facebook in the virtual reality space.
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+8

First Solar to build the biggest solar factory in the Western Hemisphere, in Ohio

Posted in Hardware on 29th Apr, 2018 07:50 AM
by Alex Muller
The 1.2 GW factory will employ 500 workers. The new facility is expected to First Solar’s total capacity to 7.6 GW by the end of 2020.
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United Kingdom Plans $1.3 Billion Artificial Intelligence Push

Posted in Hardware on 28th Apr, 2018 04:28 AM
by Alex Muller
The United Kingdom is planning a big investment in artificial intelligence technologies in a deal worth nearly £1 billion, or about $1.3 billion.
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World's Richest man cannot beat SpaceX

Posted in Hardware on 27th Apr, 2018 05:11 AM
by Alex Muller
By the end of 2020, SpaceX should have 100 more commercial launches and by 2023 will have 200+ commercial launches and should be flying the SpaceX BFR.
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Robot automation leaders Foxconn and Tesla face delays

Posted in Hardware on 25th Apr, 2018 01:05 AM
by Alex Muller
Foxconn and Tesla have been targeting extreme automation plans. Both have had to cut back plans for full automation to replace people by many years.
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NASA’s proposed multi-billion orbiting moonbase used to justify $50 billion Space Launch System

Posted in Hardware on 22nd Apr, 2018 11:49 PM
by Alex Muller
As part of the fiscal year 2019 budget proposal, NASA is planning to build the Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway in the 2020s.
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Sunshine State Is Set to Get More Solar After Florida Ruling

Posted in Hardware on 22nd Apr, 2018 11:43 PM
by Alex Muller
Florida is removing what solar installer Sunrun Inc. has seen as a roadblock to consumer panel leasing.
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Europe's Mars rover takes shape

Posted in Hardware on 20th Apr, 2018 04:52 PM
by Alex Muller
ESA member states will meet on 8 May for the Critical Design Review. This will consider every aspect of the venture and is really the last chance to change some aspect of the mission.
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SpaceX finally Falcon flings NASA's TESS into orbit

Posted in Hardware on 20th Apr, 2018 04:39 PM
by Alex Muller
The Booster hurled the probe and sat down on the boat in the Atlantic
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Clean Energy is Happening, With or Without the Trump Administration

Posted in Hardware on 18th Apr, 2018 11:02 PM
by Alex Muller
Utilities, corporations, cities, and states are taking the reins of the US transition to clean energy.
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+29

SpaceX will build its BFR Mars rocket in California

Posted in Hardware on 17th Apr, 2018 11:00 PM
by Alex Muller
'This vehicle holds the promise of taking humanity deeper into the cosmos'
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