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Evidence Of Liquid Water Found On Mars

Posted in Science on 14th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

Mars should be too cold to support liquid water at the surface, but salts in the soil lower its freezing point, allowing brine to form.

United Launch Alliance Developing Reusable Rocket Called Vulcan

Posted in Science on 14th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

The rocket could launch as soon as 2019. Its a response to competition from SpaceX and pressure to phase out the Russian engine powering its Atlas V rocket.

Artificial Muscles Set For A Stretch In Space

Posted in Science on 13th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

In addition to better prosthetic devices, it is hoped the material could find applications in robots on deep space missions.

New Sickle Cell Gene Therapy Approaches

Posted in Science on 13th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

As a patient prepares to become the first in history to receive his own genetically engineered stem cells for sickle cell disease, scientists are already improving the approach.

In The Future, Spider Silk May Help Grow Your Replacement Heart

Posted in Science on 12th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

One challenge has been finding a scaffold material to grow organ tissues on, something thats non-toxic, will not impede cell growth, and will not, itself, be rejected by the body.