Capitalizing on the falling cost of launch services and the miniaturization of satellites, a new breed of startups are gearing up for the space race under the moniker of NewSpace. At a recent conference
Will SpaceX and Virgin Galactic push the boundaries of space exploration? Two aerospace experts weigh in. Getting human beings off the planet is the hardest design challenge mankind has ever undertaken.
Two of the industries most historically owned by the government are now venture capital targets—money and spaceships. According to Mattermark data analyzed by Tomasz Tunguz of the venture capital firm
Steve Jobs died in 2011, but his legacy as the co-founder of Apple lives on. He was a master of innovation, an entrepreneur to model. Here are his all-time best quotes. Which is your favorite Jobs quote?
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Not unlike the fading tones of a ringing crystal goblet, the spacetime continuum and the universe itself may be oscillating through billions of years of cosmic time, say two U.S. physicists. In a paper
"It was an unusual combination," he told Physics World in 2007, "and I enjoyed the physics more. I'm not sure I would study business again if I could replay things." The interest in physics was long in
The future of Neil deGrasse Tyson's television science series Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey may be up in the air, but in the meantime, Google is providing its own special effects-laden documentary to tide
But while he dropped out of the program after only a few days, the field left an impression on the billionaire-to-be. Perhaps most crucially, it trained him in "first principles thinking," a mode of inquiry
Sonic boooooom. We're not looking at the first carrier landing or takeoff of some new drone this time. Far from it—the F/A-18C has been around since the 1980s. But quite frankly, you never need an excuse
Good ol' 1234 accounts for about 10 percent of passwords. That's more than the bottom 4,200 combinations put together. We know people default to bad passwords, whether for their computers or banking PINs.