The SES-10 mission will mark a historic milestone on the road to full and rapid reusability as the world’s first reflight of an orbital class rocket. Falcon 9’s first stage for the SES-10 mission previously supported the successful CRS-8 mission in April 2016.
Computer hardware is getting a softer side. A research team has come up with a way of genetically engineering the DNA of mammalian cells to carry out complex computations, in effect turning the cells into biocomputers.
Researchers have developed a line of immortal stem cells that allow them to generate an unlimited supply of artificial red blood cells on demand.
Time to shake up the dinosaur family tree. Click if you love dinosaurs.
A daily dose of this new drug, given to mice with insulin resistance, effectively “cured” type 2 diabetes.
OMG, this is scary. Oscar is the first human modular prototype. Watch the video.
Scientists spent two days considering future Mars landing sites and decided to land in the “Mawrth Vallis” valley. It is an area rich in clay minerals that must have formed during prolonged rock interactions with water. The European Space Agency’s ExoMars rover will carry a suite of instruments to search for past or present life.