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SpaceX Will Fly Four Tourists To Orbit In 2021-2022 On NASA Approved Crew Dragon

Posted in Business, Science on 21st Feb, 2020
by Alex Muller

This mission will be the first orbital space tourism experience provided entirely with American technology.

$10 Billion Jeff Bezos Earth Fund Will Fight Climate Change

Posted in Business, Science on 21st Feb, 2020
by Alex Muller

Jeff Bezos launched the Bezos Earth Fund with an Instagram announcement.

Researchers Find A "consciousness Switch" Deep In The Brain

Posted in Medicine, Science on 15th Feb, 2020
by Alex Muller

There's an incredible amount we don't understand about the workings of the human body and brain, and consciousness itself remains one of the great mysteries of science.

Global CO2 Emissions Did Not Increase In 2019

Posted in Science on 13th Feb, 2020
by Alex Muller

Global emissions were unchanged at 33 gigatonnes in 2019 even as the world GDP grew by 2.9%. Increased wind, solar power, natural gas power and higher nuclear power output in developed countries offset increased emissions in emerging countries.

SpaceX Launching Small Satellites Starting For Just $1 Million

Posted in Business, Science on 13th Feb, 2020
by Alex Muller

SpaceX has new rideshare satellite pricing starting at $1 million. This is a breakthrough in satellite launch pricing. A few years ago the cost was $20 million or more and even two years ago you might get rideshare for $5-10 million.