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New Windowless Planes Set to Fly Within a Decade

Over 832 thousand litres of fuel are used and 700 million tonnes of carbon dioxide is released into the environment each year as a result of air …

Researchers identify algae-virus DNA in humans

(Phys.org) —The DNA of a virus once thought confined to the cells of algae may in fact invade the biological kingdom of mice and men, according to a …

How hospital trash could save lives abroad - Futurity

A collective donation program would save 2 billion pounds of perfectly sterile surgical supplies from hospital dumpsters each year.

6 Sky Events This Week: Mars Meets the Lagoon and a Snow Globe

Stargazers enjoy Mars in all its glory, and travels, this week.<p>Mars takes center stage for sky-watchers this week, enjoying a rendezvous with the moon and a pair of creatures straight out of the zodiac.<p><b>Moon and Mars</b><p>About 30 minutes after sunset on Monday, October 27, look toward the low southwest …

10 Images That Show Our Wildly Changing View of the Cosmos

Cosmigraphics, a coffee table book of the most incredible images in the history of astronomy, is out now.