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SpaceX will call global internet satellite network Starlink

Posted in Science on 21st Sep, 2017
by Alex Muller

Low-latency, gigabit network inches closer to commercialisation.

Electricity Harvested From Rushing Blood in Bizarre New Study

Posted in Science on 11th Sep, 2017
by Alex Muller

Researchers report that theyve created a tiny fiber, thinner than a hair, that can generate power from the movement of rushing blood.

Robotic bees could take the sting out of Colony Collapse Disorder

Posted in Science on 10th Sep, 2017
by Alex Muller

Native honeybees, one of the most prolific pollinators in the animal kingdom, are dying off at an unprecedented rate from Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD)

SpaceX to launch US spaceplane next week

Posted in Science on 2nd Sep, 2017
by Alex Muller

SpaceX has recently moved from civilian launches to include military contracts in its portfolio.

Spacex Falcon 9 Block 5 targets 24 hour turnaround, no refurbishment reuse and relaunch a dozen times

Posted in Business on 30th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

The Falcon 9 Block 5 is expected to be far more reusable than the Block 3. Shotwell said a Block 5 booster could relaunch 'a dozen or so times.'