There are few people in tech who capture our attention in quite the same way as Elon Musk. Whether he’s arguing with Mark Zuckerberg about the dangers of AI, or he’s breaking Hyperloop news on Twitter,
In 2006, Cheryl Nickerson sent a culture of salmonella bacteria for a ride on the space shuttle Atlantis. Eleven days later, she watched anxiously from the Kennedy Space Center in the dead of night as
Elon Musk wants to launch a million people to Mars in the event some apocalyptic disaster eventually ruins Earth. And he wants it to be somewhat affordable — $200,000 or less per person. To that end, SpaceX
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On Wednesday, news emerged that Bernie Sanders could back Hillary Clinton’s presidential bid as soon as this weekend. The Sanders endorsement has long been the last major hurdle for the Democratic Party
Jupiter is about to get busted For a government agency, NASA has a notably off-color sense of humor. Whether they're making horrifying youth recruitment music videos, inviting boy bands on a field trip
In the moment after their plane was hit, there was no time to think, let alone radio their position. The four Royal Air Force pilots ditched their broken bomber and dropped into the North Sea, near Britain.
Landing the first stage of its rockets is the first step in SpaceX's journey toward drastically reducing the cost of spaceflight. By reusing these first stages, SpaceX estimates it could cut costs by much
For the past fifty years or so, technology has followed a fairly predictable path. We squeeze more transistors onto silicon wafers, which makes chips more powerful and devices smaller. Manual processes
The new Google logo is seen at the Google headquarters in Mountain View, California November 13, 2015. REUTERS/Stephen Lam LONDON (Reuters) - Google (GOOGL.O) faces a record antitrust fine of around 3
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Obama will specifically visit Memorial Park, which commemorates the event; he will be the first sitting American president to do so, although he does not plan to offer any sort of apology. The bombing
When things get shaken up, whether politically, economically or technologically, there's eventually going to be a loser. We're currently seeing online shopping ravaging department stores; travel agents
Flying telescope makes first successful such observation since the '70s Back in the 1970s, the Viking and Mariner missions detected oxygen in the Martian atmosphere. Now, a joint mission of NASA and German
These destinations are just begging to be Instagrammed. There are so many amazing places around the globe to see, we couldn't possibly include them all in just one list. But, these breathtaking destinations
It will increase the likelihood of conflict in water-scarce regions for one thing, and there's already some evidence that it played a vital role in sparking the initial uprising in Syria back in 2011.
Deep Space Industries, the asteroid mining company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Luxembourg Government to co-fund the development and launch of DSI’s first spacecraft. Known as Prospector-X,
The federal government regularly spends more than it collects. Whenever there is a war, financial crisis, or other reason for the government to step in, deficit spending is understandable. However, in
Its name will be "Red Dragon." And if the latest partnership between SpaceX and NASA works out, the privately funded craft will land on Mars to collect scientific data — possibly within the next two years.
Russian Defence Minister Sergey Shoigu unveiled the plan at a meeting with his visiting Chinese counterpart Chang Wanquan on Wednesday, Tass news agency reported. "We highly appreciate a high level
PayPal just poured millions into a popular startup that helps millennials invest by answering two simple questions
PayPal contributed the majority of the investment. The raise brings Acorns' total funding to $62 million and aligns it with the biggest name in financial technology. Acorns' goal is to capture millennial
When astronaut Jim Lovell saw Earth outside his window during Apollo 8, the moment forever changed him. "People often say, 'I hope to go to heaven when I die,'" Lovell previously told Business Insider.
• Warren Buffett gave a crystal-clear explanation of how financial bubbles form in a 2010 interview with the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission (FCIC).• "You can get in a whole lot more trouble in investing