Jason Sartin

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Ask Ethan: Can The Universe Still End In A Big Crunch?

One of the biggest advances of the 20th century has been to identify exactly how rich, expansive, and massive our Universe actually is. With approximately two trillion galaxies contained in a volume some 46 billion light years in radius centered on us, our Observable Universe allows us to …

Kurzweil Claims That the Singularity Will Happen by 2045

by Dom Galeon and Christianna Reedy October 5, 2017 Future Society 253187<p>Kurzweil’s Predictions<p>Ray Kurzweil, Google’s Director of Engineering, is a …

Singularity

Dark Matter Less Influential in Galaxies in Early Universe

eso1709 — Science Release<p>VLT observations of distant galaxies suggest they were dominated by normal matter<p>New observations indicate that massive, …

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'Be curious': Stephen Hawking's remarkable life in his own words

My work on black holes began with a eureka moment, shortly after the birth of my daughter, Lucy, while getting into bed. I realised the area theorem. …

Are we facing the end of ownership?

<b>I feel like I have more junk in my life than ever before. Why are we talking about the end of ownership?</b><p>That’s a complicated question, but let’s …

Roads

How Do We Colonize Mercury?

<i>Welcome back to the first in our series on Colonizing the Solar System! First up, we take a look at that hot, hellish place located closest to the</i> …

Astronomy

Why NASA still believes we might find life on Mars

The day Gil Levin says he detected life on Mars, he was waiting in his lab at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, watching a piece of paper inch out of a printer.<p>Levin snatched the sheet and scrutinized the freshly inked graph. A thin line measuring radioactive carbon crept steadily upward, just as …

Los Angeles

3-2-1: A look at NASA's Jupiter mission by the numbers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Since launching in 2011, NASA's Juno spacecraft has been cruising toward the biggest planet in the solar system. On Monday, Juno is scheduled to perform a nail-biting move designed to enter orbit around Jupiter to explore its cloud-covered atmosphere and interior makeup.<p>Here are …

Astronomy

NASA will reach Jupiter on July 4

NASA's Juno spacecraft is going closer to the massive and mysterious planet Jupiter than any spacecraft has ever gone.<p>The ship has flown more than …

Smart Cities: What's Next for the City of the Future

I recently had the opportunity to attend the Smart Cities Innovation Summit in Austin, Texas, both as a speaker about our mobile platform for cities …

Smart Cities

Hubble captures aurora bigger than Earth swirling at Jupiter's north pole

Last year might have belonged to Pluto, but by all accounts this is going to be the year of Jupiter. That's because the Juno spacecraft is completing …

Newborn Exoplanets Point to Early Chaos

<b>A recent glut of exoplanet research reveals the early chaos that helped shape planetary systems.</b>K2-33b, shown in this illustration, is a young, …

Researchers Spotted Something Very Strange in the Sands of Mars

No, it’s not aliens writing messages in the sand. But there <i>is</i> something weird happening on Mars’ surface—and it’s something that hasn’t been seen …