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The Next Economic Revolution Just (re)Launched: Congratulate SpaceX, Thank NASA

Elon Musk and NASA have shifted the financial calculus of space and in doing so they have transformed America’s economic future. On Thursday, Musk’s SpaceX successfully relaunched the first previously flown orbital rocket. This reusable launch system, along with those in development by Musk’s …

Scientists Have a Plan to Replace Fossil Fuels With Nuclear Fusion by 2030

Bring it on.<p>Nuclear fusion is premised on building technology that would replicate the reaction that naturally powers our Sun - two light atoms, in …

10 Free Online Marketing Courses to Try Today (Infographic)

Boost your marketing skills with these online resources -- for free.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>An abundance of free resources are available online today, especially when it comes to marketing. Although sometimes it can be tricky to weed through them and get to the …

Air Purifying House Plants

CollectCollect this now for later<p>Hairstyle Tutorials Air Purifying House Plants<p>Gardening<p>CollectCollect this now for later<p>auntbeby 10 Air Purifying …

Ideas drawn up in village pub show world’s experts how to save planet

From Kyoto in 1997 to Paris last year, the most significant agreements on climate change have been hammered out in tense exchanges between world leaders at global conferences.<p>But now, a Cheshire village of only 1,000 residents has become an unlikely draw for scientists hoping to save the planet …

Climate

Hunt For Alien Life: New ‘Goldilocks’ Factor May Narrow Search For Habitable Planets

In our search for life as we know it on planets beyond our solar system, the first thing astronomers look for is whether the planet lies in the …

Best Psychological Thrillers of All Time List

The 10 Best Psychological Thrillers of All-Time<p>Audiences have always flocked to thrillers, though it’s the ones that play mind games and really get …

Psychology

Space Is Ruining Astronauts' Eyesight And No One Knows Why

The tricky syndrome might hamper our chances of getting to Mars.<p>As space missions have increased in length, astronauts began to notice something troubling: their time in space seemed to be causing their eyesight to deteriorate. This wasn't a minor effect. John Phillips, who spent more than six …

Georgia Tech

Village Without Roads Uses Canals to Maneuver Along Its Fairy Tale-Like Landscape

Tucked away in the rural Netherlands is Giethoorn, a picturesque village that’s earned the nickname “Dutch Venice” because it lacks roads or any form of modern transportation. To get around, you travel the old-fashioned way—via canals or on foot across one of its 176 bridges.<p>The peaceful setting, …

Alevo, The Other Energy Storage Gigafactory, Begins To Stir

In late 2014, a virtually unknown company called Alevo announced it was entering the energy storage market with a new inorganic, sulfur-based lithium ion battery technology that it had acquired from the bankrupt German company fortu PowerCell. Alevo entered the U.S. with a big splash, investing …

Energy

Kepler Has Nearly Doubled the Number of Confirmed Exoplanets in Our Galaxy

Wait, you thought the Kepler Space Telescope was dead? Think again. Today, NASA’s Kepler team announced the discovery of a whopping 1,284 new …

Universe

26 oddly similar pairs of movies that came out around the same time

"Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" pit the legendary Dark Knight against the Man of Steel in March, and now we have another big superhero showdown in "Captain America: Civil War."<p>While the two films should be markedly different — Warner Bros.' film will use "BvS" to introduce members of its …

Is Elon Musk's futuristic dream of hyperloop transportation about to become true?

Hyperloop Technologies is hosting a two-day "future of transportation" event, promising the first true visions of near-supersonic travel. It's one of …

Tesla Powerwalls for Home Energy Storage Hit U.S. Market

To Steve Yates, the best thing about his new Tesla Powerwall is that he doesn’t have to worry anymore about the lights going out during a storm. Or …

Self-driving cars may end gasoline era | Environment| All topics from climate change to conservation | DW | 25.04.2016

By 2025, self-driving cars could lead to a steep decline in fossil fuels - and in personal car ownership. Smart electric vehicles will pick you up, …

Meet The 'Rocket Girls,' The Women Who Charted The Course To Space

In the 1940s, an elite team of mathematicians and scientists started working on a project that would carry the U.S. into space, then on to the moon and Mars. They would eventually become NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (or JPL), but here's what made them so unusual: Many of the people who charted …

Jet Propulsion

Morocco is producing solar power at night

Springing up on the edge of the Sahara desertare rows of curved mirrors as far as the eye can see.<p>They're part of what could become the biggest solar power plantin the world.<p>Morocco is investing about $2.6 billion on the construction of the Ouarzazate complex, which forms the heart of a $9 billion …

Scientists tweak genes and grow a dinosaur leg on a chicken - ExtremeTech

By on March 10, 2016 at 12:29 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>This just in from the …

If The Price Of Solar Falls As Fast As Other Technologies, The World Can Breathe Easier

The official projections for solar adoption may be much too conservative.<p>If solar power prices fall in line with other technologies, we could see continued price-drops of 10% a year. That’s according to an historical analysis of 53 technologies that finds a distinct pattern in how major innovations …

Operation Avalanche is a fake documentary about the faked Apollo Moon landing

Sometimes all it takes is one scene for a movie to stand out. A single moment, concept, or shot can make the difference between something sticking in your mind indelibly, or fading from memory altogether. When you’ve got several of those moments strung together, you’re not only ahead of the curve — …

Thousands of new cities are needed to house the increasing global population – projected to reach 10bn by 2060. From China’s planned Jing-Jin-Ji hypercity to African techno hubs and sprawling refugee camps, <b>Adam Greenfield</b> explores what the future holds<p>At present we share our planet with some 7.5 …

Urban Design

8 Science Fiction Illustrations That Now Feel Crazy Prescient

<i>This article originally appeared on Inverse.</i><p><b>By Emily Gaudette</b><p>Looking back at vintage conceptions of the future can be interesting. Most depictions of the 2000s that were rendered in the 1800s or early 1900s come off as whimsical, because they're so off-target. Illustrators in the past were often …

Video: SpaceX's Falcon 9 Rocket Lands On Drone Ship, Leans, Tips Over

Almost nailed it<p>SpaceX attempted to make history on Sunday by landing a rocket on an autonomous barge in the ocean. It didn't quite go as planned, though.<p>After a successful launch of the Jason-3 ocean-monitoring satellite, the rocket's first stage turned around and came plummeting back to Earth. …

A Lot Of Heat Is Wasted, So Why Not Convert It Into Power?

What if there were a way to take the waste heat that spews from car tailpipes or power plant chimneys and turn it into electricity? Matt Scullin thinks there is, and he's formed a company to turn that idea into a reality.<p>The key to Scullin's plans is something called thermoelectrics. "A …

Scientists find the brain’s missing ‘pipes’

“Throw out the textbooks” and “missing link” are words rarely heard anymore in science, but that’s what researchers around the world are saying about the recent discovery of microscopic lymphatic vessels connecting the brain to the immune system.<p>That physical link was long thought absent, …

Goodbye International Space Station, Hello Moon Village

ESA’s new director general lays out his vision for an international community on the dark side of the Moon.<p>The International Space Station has been occupied for nearly 15 years, but the astronauts' lower-Earth orbit home away from home won't be around forever—or even that much longer.<p>So while NASA …

This Buddhist Monk Has Unlocked The Secret To Happiness, And It May Help Us Save The Environment

Matthieu Ricard has lived many lives.<p>As a young student in Paris during the late 1960s, he was writing his dissertation in biochemistry at the prestigious Institute Pasteur. Five years later, guided by an inner stirring to explore a deeper side of life, he was living Darjeeling, India, where he had …

Nature Reserve Officer Thought She Spotted a Plastic Bag in a Tree. A Closer Look Revealed It as a ‘Rare’ Sight.

A nature reserve officer in the U.K. thought she saw a plastic bag in a tree, but upon closer inspection, she saw a network of hexagons, the trademark work of bees.<p>Still, the white hanging structure was unusual. So Sarah Gibbs, a senior reserve officer at Northamptonshire’s Pitsford Water Nature …