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China Far Side Lunar Rover Has Found Lunar Mantle Material On The Surface

Posted in Science on 18th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

China’s Chang’E-4 lunar far-side lander recently touched down in the Von Karman crater to explore the floor of the huge SPA basin and deployed its rover, Yutu-2.

Promising New Alzheimer's Drug Passes First Phase Of Human Trials

Posted in Medicine, Science on 14th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

These trials will inevitably take years to complete before it becomes clear whether the drug actually works in human patients, or whether PRI-002 will become yet another chapter in the ever-growing compendium of failed Alzheimer's drugs.

Study Links Spikes In Oxygen Levels With Bursts Of Evolution

Posted in Science on 14th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

The Cambrian explosion has long been studied as probably the most important event in the history of evolution of life on Earth.

Jeff Bezos Announces Blue Origin Is Going To The Moon

Posted in Business, Science on 12th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

Blue Origin today unveiled its Blue Moon lunar lander and shared plans to go to the moon in the years ahead.

One Million Species, Or A Quarter Of All That Are Left, Are Now Under Threat Of Extinction

Posted in Featured, Science on 8th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

Even though the rate of species extinction is already currently tens to hundreds of times faster than it's averaged over the last 10 million years, it will continue to accelerate should our current practices continue.