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Water: There's So Much Of It In Our Solar System And Beyond, Says NASA

Posted in Science on 8th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

Hunting for habitable worlds would mean looking for where there is water. However, the Universe may very well be awash with the stuff.

Hallucinogenic Ayahuasca Might Treat Depression

Posted in Science on 7th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

Scientists have been investigating Ayahuasca as a treatment for psychological conditions such as PTSD and anxiety. Now researchers are testing it as a treatment for depression.

Star's Birth Glimpsed 'in Real Time'

Posted in Featured, Science on 7th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

Astronomers have witnessed a key stage in the birth of a very heavy star, using two radio telescope views of the process taken 18 years apart.

Spacecraft Traveling Close To Light Speed Should Be Visible With Current Technology, Say Engineers

Posted in Science on 7th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

Spacecraft interact with the cosmic microwave background to produce a light signature. That means we should be able to spot any nearby.

Spiderlike Robots Could Build Giant Space Structures

Posted in Science on 7th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

Humanity could soon be building huge structures in space one piece at a time, the way spiders spin their webs here on Earth.