Hugo Wilfried Coppens

26 Added | 1 Magazine | 24 Likes | 1 Following | 1 Follower | @HugoWilfrie57vg | Keep up with Hugo Wilfried Coppens on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Hugo Wilfried Coppens”

'Please Stand By' Is a Fun Commentary on 'Star Trek'

<i>Warning: This review contains spoilers for "Please Stand By," which premieres today (Jan. 26).</i><p>You're a smart young woman who holds down a job and …

'We were blown away' - researchers eliminate obstacle to fusion energy

Fusion powers the sun, and if we could harness it here on Earth, we could obtain unlimited clean energy. Scientists have been working on that goal …

Mars' Atmosphere: Composition, Climate & Weather

Mars is a planet that shows climate change on a large scale. Although its atmosphere used to be thick enough for water to run on the surface, today …

Carbon Dioxide

Aliens kunnen ons vanaf tientallen exoplaneten ontdekken

Vanaf tientallen exoplaneten kunnen eventuele aliens onze planeet voor de zon langs zien bewegen en leven op aarde ontdekken. Meestal is onderzoek …

This amazing short film of the Apollo Moon landing was made entirely with NASA photographs

When man landed on the moon in 1969, it was a milestone in the history of humankind. Around 530 million people watched the Apollo 11 moon landing …

Moon Landing

Whatever, We're Probably Living in a Hologram Anyway, Says Neil deGrasse Tyson

Look around you. Your shoes, that tree, the Starbucks cold brew you're clutching — it's all very much right here in the real world. But what if the …

Physics

Exo-Earths With Global Magnetic Fields Most Likely To Have Life

The most recent results from NASA’s MAVEN Mars orbiter is a case study in why global magnetic fields are crucial to preserving planetary atmospheres and protecting such life-giving environments from the ravages of their parent stars’particle outflows. Like raging Piranha, solar wind particles — …

Magnetism

The 3 Ways That Parallel Universes Could Be Real

The idea that things exist in a particular, well-defined state at all times where their properties can be determined so long as you can measure them well enough was fundamental to how we conceived of the Universe. When quantum physics came along, that idea went right out the window, never to …

Dark Matter

Five Developing NASA Projects That Could Have Large Impacts

NASA was created to beat the Russians into space, or, oops, to the moon. Afterward, it concentrated on commercial endeavors with the space shuttle. …

Mars Shows Us How Hard It Will Be to Go Where No One Has Gone Before

National Geographic’s documentary/drama hybrid <i>Mars</i> premieres tomorrow night, and if the pilot episode is any indication, fans of hard sci-fi will …

Science Fiction

Scientists thinks humans could be living on the moon in 10-years — here's why

"You are here to help humanity become a spacefaring species."<p>So said the opening line of a brochure for a workshop that took place in August 2014.<p>It was a meeting of some of the greatest scientists and professionals in the space business and beyond, including gene editing maverick George Church and …

Space Science

America's Space Age Has Never Looked More Eerie and Otherworldly

Space is the constant unknown, simultaneously a monstrous void and glittering angelic starscape that fascinates and enraptures us. From <i>A Trip to the</i> …

Space Exploration

University of California

One of the main predictions of the current model of the creation of structures in the universe, known at the Lambda Cold Dark Matter model, is that galaxies are embedded in very extended and massive halos of dark matter that are surrounded by many thousands of smaller sub-halos also made from dark …

Universe