NASA has been inspired by the Japanese art of origami paper folding when creating its PUFFER robot, which can fold itself to squeeze into small spaces. The robot may one day accompany a rover on Mars missions, assisting by tucking...
SpaceX has always been one to challenge the boundaries, and this became evident when documents recently became available revealing CEO Elon Musk is making strides with his project to bring the Internet to space. Apparently, the firm has quietly been...
One of the disadvantages of science is that, on many occasions, it cannot guarantee anything with one hundred percent certainty. In this way, it is often worth sowing new ideas and letting the data be the one to judge. In...
If I told you NASA opened two free seats for the first pair of people that register in their website for a space trip to Mars, what would you do? I suspect you thought you would sign right up,...
What if I tell you that when we move to Mars, we will be able to enjoy french fries? I know some hate change and might be frightened about life on another planet, but the Potatoes on Mars project...
Have you ever wanted to be an astronaut, but then after seeing the kind of food they have to eat, you decided it wasn't really worth it? The thought of eating anything out of a tube or pouch, especially when...
There's no any how-to tutorial you cannot find on Google or YouTube. Almost, first time I must say, though. Why so? Just try typing in your browser "how to colonize Mars or another planet." For sure the web will...
Want to take a vacation in space? That journey used to involve intense training, including building a tepee out of birch trees in a cold Russian forest. But now, SpaceX made a bold, historic announcement, revealing plans to fly...
Well the utters are at it again. The same basic jumped up pillocks of people like Elon Musk who have been promising all manner of sleek, sparkling, near future bullshit for the sixty years or so still have not learned...
Is there anybody out there? Possibly, scientists have been given a real target to finally find out: a fascinating system of seven Earth-size planets discovered around a cool dwarf star called Trappist-1. Located some 39 light years from Earth, three...