Blue Origin's Rocket Sticks Its Landing

Private aeronautics firm Blue Origin one Monday became the first company to successfully launch a rocket into space and bring it back to Earth for a safe landing. The rocket, dubbed the New ...

4 hours ago from Discover Magazine

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Gene-Engineered Mosquitoes Can't Spread Malaria, Say Researchers

The malaria parasite infected 198 million people in 2013, according to the World Health Organization

18 hours ago from TIME

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In 40 million years, Mars may have a ring (and one fewer moon)

Nothing lasts forever - especially Phobos, one of the two small moons orbiting Mars. The moonlet is spiraling closer and closer to the Red Planet on its way toward an inevitable collision with ...

17 hours ago from

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Bionic Roses are Literal Power Plants

Researchers have created simple electronic components inside the stems and leaves of living roses, using the rose's own vascular system to produce working wires and even simple display devices. By ...

8 hours ago from Discover Magazine

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Salmon approval heralds rethink of transgenic animals

Long-awaited decision by US government authorizes the first genetically engineered animal to be sold as food.

Mon 23 Nov 15 from Nature News

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Yet Another Dell Root Certificate Found Out

It looks like things are not all that rosy over at Dell, as yet another Dell root certificate has been discovered, which is in addition to what we reported earlier on. Apparently, the Dell System ...

3 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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First images ever taken of a planet being formed, 450 light-years from Earth

Of the many new exoplanets discovered over the past two decades, all have been identified as established, older planets. Some with incredible winds raging across their surfaceand others ...

Thu 19 Nov 15 from Gizmag

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Theory suggests that "hairs" of dark matter may exist around planets

A new theory from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California, suggests that dark matter may interact with planets, forming long filaments or "hairs" of invisible ...

5 hours ago from Gizmag

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Google Like A Jedi With 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' App Themes

Star Wars x Google Droids and Androids have joined forces Disney is promoting Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens any which way it can. Pre-ticket sales ...

Mon 23 Nov 15 from Popular Science

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NASA orders first manned Dragon mission

NASA has ordered the first mission by SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft to ferry astronauts from Cape Canaveral to the International Space Station. This is the second mission planned with ...

Sat 21 Nov 15 from Gizmag

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