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First Image of Working SpaceX Spacesuit Looks Like Slick Scifi

Want to know what the future looks like, but don’t have supernatural power? Try something a bit more sciencey, and ask Elon Musk, because he and …

Watch the International Space Station Travel Across the Solar Eclipse

In this video, the International Space Station is seen in silhouette as it transits the sun at roughly five miles per second during the solar eclipse …

Australia vitamin 'breakthrough' to cut miscarriages, birth defects

Taking a common vitamin supplement could significantly reduce the number of miscarriages and birth defects worldwide, Australian scientists said …

New device can heal with a single touch, and even repair brain injuries

A new device developed at The Ohio State University can start healing organs in a "fraction of a second," researchers say.<p>The technology, known as Tissue Nanotransfection (TNT), has the potential to save the lives of car crash victims and even deployed soldiers injured on site. It's a dime-sized …

Cell Biology

Norway to New Zealand: Travel to The World’s 10 Happiest Countries

Do you live in one of the world’s happiest countries? Have you been to any of these and realised why they are considered among the happiest countries …

Scientists Achieve Direct Counterfactual Quantum Communication For The First Time

Communication without particle transmission.<p>Quantum communication is a strange beast, but one of the weirdest proposed forms of it is called …

SpaceX announces plans to colonise Mars

SpaceX, the space technology firm is setting its sights on Mars. CEO Elon Musk has announced he aims to transport dozens of people along with cargo to the Red Planet as early as 2024.<p>The ultimate goal is to colonise Mars but to achieve that the price of getting there would not have to be …

Space Travel

After Two Deadly Years, Everest Climbers Gear Up for a Strong Season

Nepal has had the worst year imaginable. But even after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake, political unrest that resulted in a five-month blockade, and the two deadliest years in the history of climbing on Mount Everest, this spring’s expedition season is set to be as busy as ever.<p>Ang Kami Sherpa, 63, …

Mountaineering