Eric Fisher

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Here's why you can't just push a dead body into outer space

That might not sound like a big deal. But what if those microbes somehow made it to the real Mars?<p>We've launched tons of spacecraft, probes, and rovers to the red planet, all potentially carrying a few microbes from Earth.<p>Accidentally contaminating Mars could have big consequences. It might trick …

World's Largest Drone Manufacturer DJI Seeking To Raise at $10 Billion Valuation

DJI, the world’s largest consumer drone manufacturer, is seeking to raise money at a $10 billion valuation at least three sources confirmed with FORBES. While it’s unclear how much money the Shenzhen, China-based company is looking to raise, those familiar with the talks said that the funding …

The Critical Smartphone Issue That Manufacturers Ignore

I’ve spent the last ten days in Austin attending the various strands of SXSW. I’ve been doing so for the last eleven years, and one issue that has become clear over the last few years, and acutely aware of this year, is just how ill-served consumers are over a critical part of smartphone design. …

Snow makes Thanksgiving travel 'a little hairy'

MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A sloppy mix of rain and snow rolled into the Northeast on Wednesday just as millions of Americans began the big Thanksgiving …

9 Tips To Making Your Boots Last Longer

Photo: ELLE<p><i>Boot season is officially in full force and we're looking for ways to make our favorite footwear last through a long season of rain, sleet and snow. David Mesquita, VP of New York's famed Leather Spa, shares the best products, tips and tricks needed to keep your boots looking brand</b> …

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