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Book Summary And Review Of "The Breakthrough: Immunotherapy And The Race To Cure Cancer"

Posted in Reviews, Science on 20th Sep, 2021
by Alex Muller

A brief Outline and Book review: We are now at the beginning of what looks to be a transformative and transitional era in cancer care, with the advent of a fifth method that could someday replace all the others: cancer immunotherapy.

Rain On Greenland Summit Is A First

Posted in Science on 6th Sep, 2021
by Alex Muller

Rain fell on the highest part of Greenland ice sheet last week for the first time on record.

Space-junk Sail To Help Deorbit Its Own Launch Vehicle

Posted in Hardware, Science on 6th Sep, 2021
by Alex Muller

This sail is large enough to help deorbit not only a satellite, but also a booster rocket upper stage from an altitude of up to 400 miles.

Reusable Spaceplane Demonstrator Completes 5 Test Flights In 3 Days

Posted in Hardware, Science on 5th Sep, 2021
by Alex Muller

"Dawn is focused on sustainable and scalable access to space and our Mk-II vehicle is entirely reusable"

Radiation Could Restrict Crewed Mars Missions To Less Than Four Years

Posted in Science on 5th Sep, 2021
by Alex Muller

An international team of scientists has calculated that a crewed mission to Mars should only last a maximum of four years if the astronauts' health isn't to be endangered by prolonged exposure to cosmic radiation.