water

The Water on Mars May Not Be Drinkable

Posted in Science on 9th Jul, 2016
by Alex Muller

If the water is coming from underground, it must be held in very deep aquifers, which would make the water far too salty to desalinate.

Asteroids 'dumped water into the molten Moon'

Posted in Science on 1st Jun, 2016
by Alex Muller

How and when water got trapped in volcanic lunar rocks is a huge and open question for planetary scientists.

Steam powered spacecraft could help humans colonise the Moon

Posted in Science on 10th Apr, 2016
by Alex Muller

In January the European Space Agency announced plans to build a 3D printed lunar village by 2030 made from Moon rock.

Catalyst is 3x better than previous record at splitting water

Posted in Featured, Science on 26th Mar, 2016
by Alex Muller

A catalyst that's three times better than the previous record-holder at splitting water into hydrogen and oxygen, the vital first step in making fuels from renewables.

Pluto has an ocean hiding under the surface, new data suggests

Posted in Science on 21st Mar, 2016
by Alex Muller

Ice volcanos, floating hills, deep canyons, hazy skies, and maybe even methane snow. Now, research suggests there's liquid water hiding beneath Plutos frozen surface.