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Oumuamua, the First Interstellar Object Never Observed Before

The first asteroid observed visiting our Solar System from elsewhere isn’t just unusual in its interstellar origin. It’s also unlike any other asteroid we’ve seen before. Astronomers have trained a flurry of telescopes on the object discovered last month, and … Continue reading

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China Aims to Launch Reusable Space Plane by 2020

Officials from the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASTC) released a statement on Tuesday saying they’ll be ready to launch the next-generation spaceplane by 2020, according to a report by state news service Xinhua. If the statement is any … Continue reading

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New 3D printing technique doubles the strength of stainless steel

Researchers of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California have come up with a way to 3D print tough and flexible stainless steel, an advance that could lead to faster and cheaper ways to make everything from rocket engines to parts … Continue reading

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First flight of “BLADE” Laminar Flow Wing Demonstrator

Airbus’ A340 laminar-flow “BLADE” test demonstrator aircraft (A340-300 MSN001) has made its successful maiden flight for the EU-sponsored Clean Sky “Blade” project. The aircraft, dubbed “Flight Lab”, took off from the Tarbes aerodrome in southern France at local time 11:00, … Continue reading

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Gigantic Shield to Protect Earth From Solar Flares

In today’s modern, fast-paced world, human activity is very much reliant on electrical infrastructure. If the power grids go down, our climate control systems will shut off, our computers will die, and all electronic forms of commerce and communication will … Continue reading

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New Message for Voyager probes

A campaign has been launched to draft a new message to send to the Voyager probes currently travelling billions of miles from Earth. The Voyager 1 and 2 probes were launched in 1977 with a mission to explore the solar … Continue reading

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Planet Nine: More Evidence of its Existence

Planet Nine: More Evidence of its Existence Continue reading

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Detected Strange Signals Coming From a Star 11 Light Years Away

Detected Strange Signals Coming From a Star 11 Light Years Away Continue reading

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Cosmic Rays Continue to Intensify

Cosmic Rays Continue to Intensify Continue reading

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Airbus Unveils the A380plus at Paris Airshow 2017

Airbus Unveils the A380plus at Paris Airshow 2017 Continue reading

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