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What NASA’s Discovery Of Water On Mars Means For Colonization

Posted in Science on 25th Jan, 2018 01:40 AM
by Alex Muller
Before we can rely on the ice on Mars to sustain human life, scientists need to test it to learn what it consists of.
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China plans for 40 rocket launches in 2018

Posted in Science on 24th Jan, 2018 03:53 AM
by Alex Muller
China plans to land a robot on the far side of the moon which has not yet been explored from the lunar surface.
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New Study considers starving cancer cells to death

Posted in Science on 23rd Jan, 2018 12:00 AM
by Alex Muller
This study may hold the promise of novel anticancer approaches with minimal side effects, if any.
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Researchers develop a new low cost/low weight method of searching for life on Mars

Posted in Science on 22nd Jan, 2018 05:29 AM
by Alex Muller
Researchers have shown for the first time how existing technology could be used to directly detect life on Mars and other planets.
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This Week’s Awesome Stories From Around the Web (SingularityHub)

Posted in Science on 20th Jan, 2018 09:56 PM
by Alex Muller
Catch up with this weeks' top news.
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European Union moves to strengthen renewable-energy goals

Posted in Science on 18th Jan, 2018 10:02 PM
by Alex Muller
European Parliament says that 35% of energy should be clean by 2030, but target is not yet legally binding.
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SpaceX crushing ULA in terms of value for US taxpayer dollars

Posted in Science on 17th Jan, 2018 09:36 PM
by Alex Muller
The Falcon Heavy development has taken four years longer than originally planned but the Falcon Heavy will easily beat the Space Launch System to reach operational capability.
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Can Molten Salt Make 24-Hour Solar Energy Possible?

Posted in Science on 17th Jan, 2018 09:23 PM
by Alex Muller
Clean energy companies like SolarReserve want to prove molten salt can aid solar power electricity any time of day.
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Can psychedelic drugs such as magic mushroom 'reconnect' depressed patients with their emotions?

Posted in Science on 16th Jan, 2018 07:26 PM
by Alex Muller
Research suggests psilocybin can help relieve the symptoms of depression, without the 'dulling' of emotions linked with antidepressants.
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Renewable energy set to be cheaper than fossil fuels by 2020

Posted in Science on 16th Jan, 2018 07:21 PM
by Alex Muller
Turning to renewables for new power generation is not simply an environmentally conscious decision, it is now, overwhelmingly – a smart economic one
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Bitcoin Could Bankroll MDMA Into the Mainstream as a Therapy Drug

Posted in Science on 15th Jan, 2018 12:18 PM
by Alex Muller
If funding arrives and all goes to plan, it’s expected that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will give MDMA-assisted therapy its stamp of approval by 2021.
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Scientists map mammalian neural microcircuits in precise detail

Posted in Science on 14th Jan, 2018 05:27 PM
by Alex Muller
Neuroscientists at the Francis Crick Institute have developed a new technique to map electrical microcircuits in the brain at far more detail than existing techniques.
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SETI Institute finds lunar lava tubes that could provide easy access to water ice

Posted in Science on 14th Jan, 2018 05:20 PM
by Alex Muller
Small pits in a large crater near the North Pole of the Moon may be entrances to an underground network of lava tubes.
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Microsoft Wants to Diagnose Disease By Building Massive Database of the Human Immune System

Posted in Science on 13th Jan, 2018 09:37 AM
by Alex Muller
In your immune system is a record of virtually every health threat that you’ve ever encountered.
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Planetary Resources Arkyd-6 launched and deployed

Posted in Science on 13th Jan, 2018 09:13 AM
by Alex Muller
The Planetary Resources Arkyd-6 spacecraft was launched and deployed in space. This 6U cubesat is packed with power including 17 computing elements.
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Citizen science bags five-planet haul

Posted in Science on 13th Jan, 2018 08:55 AM
by Alex Muller
A discovery by citizen scientists has led to the confirmation of a system of five planets orbiting a far-off star.
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