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Cold Weather: More Deadly Than Extremely Hot Days

Posted in Featured, Science on 24th May, 2015
by Alex Muller

Cold weather kills 20 times as many people as hot weather, according to recent findings.

On The Horizon: A Magnetic Zap That Strengthens Memory

Posted in Science on 23rd May, 2015
by Alex Muller

Magnetic stimulation may help stave off age-related cognitive decline.

Sudden Onset Of Ice Loss In Antarctica So Large It Affects Earth's Gravity Field

Posted in Science on 23rd May, 2015
by Alex Muller

Scientists have observed a sudden increase of ice loss in a previously stable region of Antarctica.

Solar Sail Mission Launches With X-37B Spaceplane

Posted in Science on 22nd May, 2015
by Alex Muller

The light-propelled LightSail is a CubeSat about the size of a loaf of bread, built by the Planetary Society as a technology demonstrator for a non-rocket propulsion system.

Startup Beams The Webs Most Important Content From Space

Posted in Science on 21st May, 2015
by Alex Muller

By renting communications satellites, Outernet is currently blanketing about half Earths surface with a signal that transmits data.