NASA Is Sending Bacteria to the Edge of Space to See if They Can Hitchhike to Mars

Posted in Science on 27th Sep, 2015
by Alex Muller

To find out if life can hitchhike to Mars and survive on the planets surface, NASA is going to see how they do 120,000 feet up.

Lisa Pathfinder Experiment: Gravity quest set to go into orbit

Posted in Science on 5th Sep, 2015
by Alex Muller

Lisa Pathfinder is a fundamental physics experiment that will test the technology needed to detect gravitational waves.

Radiation in space may change astronauts' brain structure

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

This could be bad news for future trips to Mars.

Scientists create 'ghosts' in the lab by tricking the brain

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

Neuroscientists have succeeded in creating 'ghosts' in the laboratory by tricking the brains of test subjects into feeling an unexpected 'presence' in the room.

Alpha-rhythm brain stimulation shown to boost creativity

Posted in Medicine on 18th Apr, 2015
by Alex Muller

'Weve provided the first evidence that specifically enhancing alpha oscillations is a causal trigger of a specific and complex behavior, in this case, creativity.'