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Earth Has a Second, 'Mini' Moon, Says NASA

Three's company.<p>Sometimes you’re a planet who’s been with a moon for a few eons, and it all becomes a bit too… <i>familiar.</i><p>Things started out with a hot …

Automotive Industry

Peeple’s app isn’t out yet and it’s already hated (for good reason)

Launching in November, the Peeple app will let you rate everyone you know. Yeah, <i>everyone</i>.<p>Following an article by the Washington Post, revealing the real-life burn book, it has rapidly become one of the most hated apps on the internet (this week).<p>Founded by Julia Cordray and Nicole McCullough, the …

Apps

Australian student’s ion space drive reportedly beats NASA’s fuel efficiency record

Space engines might soon become far more resourceful: An Australian PhD student has claimed to have beaten NASA’s fuel efficiency record and …

8 Printable Martian Habitat Designs That We Want To Live In

Day One: Arrive in lander. Day Two: Print out a habitat.<p>If <i>The Martian</i> has taught us anything, it’s that surviving on Mars won’t be easy. It’s really cold, there’s practically no oxygen in the atmosphere, no food, no water, and it pummels you with radiation. NASA plans to send the first humans to …

Concorde may fly again by the end of the decade

A supersonic classic, back from the dead<p>Concorde, one of only two commercial supersonic jets ever created, may take to the skies again if an ambitious and dedicated crew of enthusiasts is successful in bringing it back from the dead. Club Concorde, as the group is called, is comprised of former …

Aviation

This manta ray looking thing might be the future of luxury cruise ships — or floating cities

In fiction, floating cities are often imagined much like a normal city, buoyed with some type of flotation life raft or supported by steel beams connecting to the seafloor.<p>A design for the cruise ship of the future, called "The City of Meriens," does not look like that at all. It's more like a …

Cruise Ships

This NASA crash test montage is surprisingly zen

When NASA wants to test how well a space ship will survive a crash landing it just drops it. However, as this montage from the space agency's Landing and Impact Research Facility shows, this process isn't nearly as violent as you might expect. The footage above, shot at NASA's Langley Research …

Space Exploration

Interstellar was right. Falling into a black hole is not the end, says Stephen Hawking

“If you feel you are in a black hole, don’t give up, there’s a way out,” Stephen Hawking told the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm<p>Interstellar was right. Falling into a black hole is not the end, professor Stephen Hawking has claimed.<p>Although physicists had assumed that all matter must be …

How To Be Happy At Work: 10 Simple Tips That Work

Do you want to learn how to be happier at work? Here are 10 simple things that you can do that are proven to work.<p>This infographic was crafted with …

7 Hobbies Science Says Will Make You Smarter

Entrepreneur & Consultant<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For a long time, it was believed that people are born with a given level of intelligence and the best we could do in life was to live up to our potential. Scientists have now proven that we can actually <i>increase</i> …

The Brain

Masses of dead fish wash up near Tianjin blast site

The Chinese government has denied that the dead fish died from cyanide poisoning<p>Masses of dead fish have washed up on a riverbank near the Tianjin blast site where 3,000 tons of toxic chemical exploded last Wednesday in northern China.<p>A sea of dead fish washed up on a section of the Hai River on …

China

July 2015 sets a horrifying new high: The hottest month ever recorded.

When trying to rank climate change mileposts, this is a big one.<p>Earlier this week, data from NASA and the Japan Meteorological Agency showed July was …

Climate Change

Tomorrow's Battlefield Will Be Much Broader Than Today's

Future wars will take place in low Earth orbit ... and anywhere there's a Wi-Fi connection<p>More than 1,200 active satellites circle the globe; the lifeblood of modern military operations flows through many of them. In May, the U.S. Air Force announced a $5 billion budget to develop space-based …

The Science Of The Death Star: The Physics Of Destroying An Earth-Sized Planet

One of the most iconic sequences in all of movie history comes from the original <b>Star Wars</b> film, where the Galactic Empire brings Princess Leia to her home planet, Alderaan, and threatens her with the destruction of her world using their “superlaser” unless she reveals the secret location of the …

Physics

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Google Analytics

Lexus Unveils Its Working Hoverboard

At the only skatepark where it works<p>Lexus just unveiled what is by all appearances a working hoverboard. This concept was teased about way back in June. Every story about it comes with an obligatory reference to <i>Back To The Future Part II</i>, that 1989 film set in the distant and far-off future of …

Retirement

Airbus Patented A Hypersonic Rocket-Powered Jetliner

For space marines and everyday intercontinental commuters<p>Crossing the Atlantic used to take months, but a new patent for Airbus for a hypersonic jet airliner wants to reduce that time to under five hours. Granted in the middle of last month, the patent --“Ultra Rapid Air Vehicle and Related Method …

Aviation

Hawking, Musk Warn Of ‘Virtually Inevitable’ AI Arms Race

Stephen Hawking, Elon Musk and over 1,000 AI and robotics researchers have signed a letter suggesting a ban on AI warfare, warning of the potential for rampant destruction at the hands of “autonomous weaponry.”<p>The letter, which was presented Monday at the International Joint Conference on …

Artificial Intelligence

Stephen Hawking Helps Launch Massive Search for E.T.

A new $100 million, 10-year search for intelligent life in the universe was announced today (July 20) by famed scientist Stephen Hawking and other …

Best Space Stories of the Week – July 26, 2015

Planet like an older Earth is found, Stephen Hawking signs on to an ambitious search for extraterrestrial life and a faulty strut is proposed as the …

Universe
Employment