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Likely Mars sized planet at two times the distance to Neptune

Posted in Science on 23rd Jun, 2017 12:40 PM
by Alex Muller
An unknown, unseen 'planetary mass object' may lurk in the outer reaches of our solar system.
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+25

Queen's Speech: Plan aims to secure space sector

Posted in Science on 23rd Jun, 2017 12:14 PM
by Alex Muller
A government plan to secure growth in the UK's £13.7bn space industry is laid out in the Queen's Speech.
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Musk Wants SpaceX’s Trips To Mars To Be Like Riding Cruise Ship

Posted in Science on 22nd Jun, 2017 04:38 AM
by Alex Muller
Musk said that if people are going to be in tight quarters for several month, it might as well be a fun trip.
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SpaceX shoots for two rocket launches in 48 hours

Posted in Science on 22nd Jun, 2017 04:34 AM
by Alex Muller
Elon Musk's company will have a chance to prove it can handle the pressure of rapid launches, which will be needed for its most ambitious plans.
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+24

Hawking urges Moon landing to 'elevate humanity'

Posted in Science on 21st Jun, 2017 05:09 PM
by Alex Muller
Prof Stephen Hawking has called for leading nations to send astronauts to the Moon by 2020.
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A Texas-size chunk of Antarctica partially melted last year

Posted in Science on 19th Jun, 2017 04:43 PM
by Alex Muller
Antarctica's Ross Ice Shelf is the largest floating block of ice in the world, and unfortunately it's melting from above and below.
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+35

Civilization on Mars could take 100 years to establish, says Elon Musk

Posted in Science on 18th Jun, 2017 12:54 PM
by Alex Muller
The SpaceX leader publishes his plan to colonize Mars, outlining challenges for bringing lots of people to the red planet.
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Better definitions and metrics around human level AI are needed

Posted in Science on 18th Jun, 2017 12:44 PM
by Alex Muller
IEEE Spectrum asked AI experts about when human level AI will be achieved and as usual there was a massive range of dates from a few years to hundreds of years.
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Elon Musk: Launching a Satellite with SpaceX is $300 Million Cheaper

Posted in Science on 17th Jun, 2017 09:24 AM
by Alex Muller
The U.S. Air Force's recently released budget reveals that the cost of a SpaceX launch is dramatically lower than that of ULA.
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Clean Energy Is About to Become Cheaper Than Coal

Posted in Science on 16th Jun, 2017 04:42 PM
by Alex Muller
The inflection point has already been reached in the West, and by 2021 solar will be cheaper than coal in China.
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NASA Is Sending a Robotic Fueling Station to Space

Posted in Science on 14th Jun, 2017 04:25 PM
by Alex Muller
How do you save a billion-dollar satellite? Send another robot up there after it.
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Chinese scientists to grow potatoes on the moon

Posted in Science on 14th Jun, 2017 04:20 PM
by Alex Muller
Chinese scientists will attempt to grow potatoes on the moon as part of a forthcoming lunar mission.
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So SpaceX is having quite a year

Posted in Science on 13th Jun, 2017 12:33 PM
by Alex Muller
A review of SpaceX's progress toward key goals this year.
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Germany, California to tackle climate change together

Posted in Science on 12th Jun, 2017 04:41 PM
by Alex Muller
Germany is teaming up with California to cooperate on tackling climate change following the U.S. government's decision to withdraw from the 2015 Paris agreement.
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Researchers decipher how faces are encoded in the brain

Posted in Science on 11th Jun, 2017 07:08 PM
by Alex Muller
Only 205 neurons required per face; findings also have artificial intelligence applications.
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Elon Musk tweets that Falcon Heavy Should launch in Four Months

Posted in Science on 10th Jun, 2017 04:16 AM
by Alex Muller
The Spacex Falcon Heavy will be the most powerful rocket in the world that will be currently flying.
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