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This Free Tool Finds Vulnerable Devices on Your Network

Worried that your smart-home and Internet of Things devices might be vulnerable to attack? If so, Bitdefender may have just the tool for you.<p>I tried …

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Fossil Found in South Texas Could be Ichthyosaur

A hike in the Eagle Ford Shale — a sedimentary rock formation deposited during the Late Cretaceous over much of the modern-day state of Texas — along …

Boeing Has Spacesuit, Will Travel

United Launch Alliance -- the <b>Boeing</b> (NYSE: BA) and <b>Lockheed Martin</b> (NYSE: LMT) joint venture responsible for launching most U.S. government space missions -- has a big plan for space. Over the next 30 years, says ULA, America will put dozens, scores, even hundreds of explorers into the region …

150-Year Journey to Alpha Centauri Proposed

Interstellar travel, a timeworn staple of science fiction, can already be science fact if one has cash to spare. For just $100 million or so, a …

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NASA's Asteroid-Hunting Spacecraft Just Got an Amazing Side-Quest

Right now, OSIRIS-REx is one of the busiest spacecrafts in the solar system. OSIRIS-REx, which blasted off in September 2016, has been getting ready …

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Lonely Ice Volcano On Ceres May Have Once Had Company

The mystery of the dwarf planet Ceres' lonely ice volcano may have just been solved.<p>NASA's Dawn probe discovered the 2.5-mile-high (4 kilometers) …

Scientists devise tiny spacecraft with giant light sails to visit nearest exoplanet - ExtremeTech

By on February 3, 2017 at 10:44 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Astronomers announced several …

Here's What Mars' Amazing Polar Ice Cap Swirls Look Like From Above

This image could be the photographed close-up of a macchiato — foamy bright milk swirling at the top of a cup with the rich undercurrent of aromatic …

The evolution of U.S. spacesuits from Mercury to today

Three of several spacesuits on display at the Space Center Houston. Photo Credit: Mark Usciak / SpaceFlight Insider<p>In order for humans to survive in …

Observatory releases one of the largest photos they've ever taken of space

Clocking in at 49,511 x 39,136 pixels, you may have to wait a while for this newly released image of space to load from the European Southern Observatory (ESO).<p>There it is.<p>In all its glory. That image is ... vast. In fact, there are 2 billion pixels in this picture of the Cat's Paw (upper right) …

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Fossilised Protein Has Been Discovered Inside a 195-Million-Year-Old Dinosaur Bone

This is an incredible discovery.<p>When scientists uncover bones and other hard objects from the ground, they can sometimes find scraps of organic …

How a Bike With Infinite Gears Changed The Way I Commute

For the past three months, I’ve been riding the Priority Bicycles Continuum, a commuter bike outfitted with a handful of low-maintenance components …

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