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Asgardia gets ready for its first satellite launch, targeting off-Earth data storage

Asgardia, the crowdfunding venture that aims to create an independent nation in outer space, is due to reveal details of its first satellite mission …

15 best items for those who are obsessed with outer space

Outer space is a polarizing concept. Some people are terrified, while others can't get enough.<p>Consider this a little tribute to those of you who are …

Blade Runner, autoencoded: The strange film that sums up our fears of AI and the future

Terence Broad’s Blade Runner sometimes looks a lot like the classic 1982 film. Sometimes it looks completely different.<p>His autoencoded version of …

How to spot the new brightest supernova in the sky

There's a new exploding star in the night sky that's bright enough for anyone to check out with an amateur telescope.<p>A new supernova tediously named "2017 eaw" was first spotted by Utah amateur astronomer Patrick Wiggins on May 14. According to Sky and Telescope, he came to the conclusion he had … is coming soon