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The factories of the future could float in space

Orbital manufacturing is already paving the way for better solar panels, faster internet, cleaner computer chips, and lab-grown human hearts<p>This past summer, a plane went into a stomach-churning ascent and plunge 30,000 feet over the Gulf of Mexico. The goal was not thrill-seeking, but something …

Know When -- and What -- to Give Up in Order to Move Forward

Giving up is often looked down upon but can be your key to success.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s likely that you’ve seen this meme pop up in your Facebook feed from time to time: A mugshot of Winston Churchill, with his characteristic bow tie and cigar, …

Business Strategy

Google's 'Faster' undersea internet cable goes live

Internet users in Japan are about to get a speed boost. Google's 9,000km undersea internet cable from the United States to the country has been …

Here's what stocks do before and after the Fed starts hiking rates

This has investors rightfully worried because higher rates mean higher interest costs, which should be bad for profits and ultimately stocks.<p>Deutsche Bank Chief US Equity Strategist David Bianco examined the history of Fed rate hikes and their impacts on stocks.<p>"Stocks typically sell-off on the …

GOLDMAN: Here are the 3 big changes the Fed will make today besides raising rates

After a two-day meeting, the FOMC — the Federal Reserve's policy-setting committee— is expected to announce on Wednesday that it is raising interest rates for the first time in nine years.<p>After keeping borrowing costs super-low to boost spending and mend an economy that was bashed by a financial …

Travel

Are We Alone In The Universe?

Artist's impression of a black hole.<p>With new blockbuster movie <i>Interstellar</i> now in cinemas, there's a flurry of interest in black holes and wormholes. …

EarthSky’s 2018 meteor shower guide

Bad news. In 2018, moonlight will obscure the Delta Aquarid’s nominal peak in late July. Good news! The Delta Aquarids will still be flying at the …

outerspace

Lucky Star Escapes Black Hole With Minor Damage

COLUMBUS, Ohio: Astronomers have gotten the closest look yet at what happens when a black hole takes a bite out of a star—and the star lives to tell …

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