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NASA Chief Wants To Cut Mars Travel Time In Half

Posted in Science on 3rd Jun, 2015
by Alex Muller

Getting astronauts to Mars will take all the expertise the US can muster, including advanced propulsion technologies such as solar electric engines and perhaps even nuclear rockets.

Arctic Ice Loss Linked To Extreme Weather In Europe And US

Posted in Featured, Science on 2nd Jun, 2015
by Alex Muller

Arctic warming appears to be the prime reason behind fluctuations in the polar jet stream that is causing unusual weather.

Student Proves Existence Of Plasma Tubes Floating Above Earth

Posted in Science on 2nd Jun, 2015
by Alex Muller

Giant, invisible, moving plasma tubes fill the skies above Earth.

Medical Millirobots Offer Hope For Less-invasive Surgeries

Posted in Science on 1st Jun, 2015
by Alex Muller

To advance minimally invasive treatments, researchers have proposed using tiny robots, driven by magnetic potential energy from magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanners.

Missing Link Fossil Shows Sharks Are Far More Evolved Than Previously Thought

Posted in Science on 31st May, 2015
by Alex Muller

Sharks have cartilaginous skeletons, causing earlier experts to assume they are part of a primitive evolutionary pathway.