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NASA's Hottest-Coolest Mission. Heat shield will experience temperatures as high as 1400 degrees Celsius - more than 2500 degree Fahrenheit
Hubble finds a star 9 BILLION light years from Earth
Shape-shifting in orbit. Does that make this UK vehicle a "were-satellite"?
...just so long as the satellite isn't programmed to say "Call me Ishmael" before firing its harpoon
Programs that analyze car emissions can be used to analyze exoplanet atmospheres
Kepler, finder of over 4,000 exoplanets, is nearing its end. But don't depair, its replacement will be launching in a few days.
Advanced Neural Networks are being trained to help identify possible life-supporting planets.
Research aims to prove that neutrinos are their own anti-particle...and the laws of physics will need to be re-written.
Voices out of thin air...combined with heat...that sounds vaguely familiar...
Marsbees. Swarms of bee-sized robots may be used to expand out knowledge of Mars.
An odd 'see-thru' galaxy may help explain our understanding of dark matter
How do you protect yourself from the unknown? AI researchers are trying to figure that out.
At an altitude of 30 miles, the Venusian atmosphere could support earthly"extremophiles".
The ESA states that "air-breathing electric propulsion" is no longer a theory.
Four different experimental ways to capture and/or deorbit space debris, coming to an ISS near you.
When it comes to "common sense" AI's don't yet possess it. (Do we?)
Quantum entanglement appears to be faster than light.
Right now, these devices are only available at airports and travel agencies...
Some good news for Varley readers who were looking forward to a hardback IRONTOWN BLUES on your bookshelf. His agent, Christine Cohen, is working...
Another nail in von Daniken's coffin: it's not alien, and it's not even ancient
Remembering old dreams via electrical shock. Maybe wireheading won't be too far behind...
70,000 years ago, the sky might have looked like Tattooine's
Will we find a lone monument, aka Clarke's The Star, when we finally get there?
NASA continues to give us hope that life might exist in the atmospheres of gas giants.
Geologists are mapping out the best landing sites inside the Moon's oldest crater.
An Israeli firm is working on wireless brain implants
We're guessing that this all takes place after we start sending clones to the Moon to mine Helium3...
Buy your ticket now....
Science Fiction culture is making its way onto the late show talk circuit.
My Very Educated Mother Just Showed Us Nine Planets is going to be getting a whole lot longer....