A Bechtel-led team in Kentucky has begun eliminating the final stockpile of U.S. chemical munitions, bringing the nation closer to its goal of permanently eradicating the weapons.
The Moon is shrinking as its interior cools. Since the Moon’s surface crust is brittle, it breaks as the Moon shrinks, forming “thrust faults” where one section of crust is pushed up over a neighboring part.
Skydivers spinning out of control have just a few seconds before becoming unconscious. With nothing to stop them, many fall helplessly to Earth, unless they are rescued by a fellow diver, or regain enough situational awareness to deploy their parachute.
Luminati Aerospace has conducted a ground-breaking in-flight experiment that proves it can achieve perpetual stratospheric flight by means of fully automated vortex seeking formation flight.
The Mars Helicopter, a small, autonomous rotorcraft, will travel with the agency’s Mars 2020 rover mission, currently scheduled to launch in July 2020, to demonstrate the viability and potential of heavier-than-air vehicles on the Red Planet.
University, high school, and middle school students from Canada, China, and the United States brought home trophies at this year’s VEX Robotics Competition and VEX U World Championships.
By the year 2050 it is estimated that the number of people who will be deficient for protein will drastically increase. Innovations with Ed Begley Jr. will take a look at Triton Algae Innovations’ solution for the global protein shortage through its development of novel green algae products.
DNAtix has completed the first Proof Of Concept (POC) test by transferring the complete genome sequence of a virus – Enterobacteria phage phiX174 sensu lato – over the Ethereum Blockchain. The bacteria phage is a single-stranded DNA (ssDNA) virus and the first DNA-based genome to be sequenced.
The Venus transit of June 8, 2004, as viewed by NASA’s sun-observing TRACE spacecraft. NASA/LMSAL How big is our solar system? How far away are our planetary neighbors? Back in the 18th century, astronomers had…
The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN. (cc) John McNab This month, researchers are renewing their search for one of the universe’s most elusive mysteries, the Higgs boson — a hypothetical particle that if found…
Image of GFAJ-1 grown on arsenic. Researchers conducting tests in the harsh environment of Mono Lake in California have discovered the first known microorganism on Earth able to thrive and reproduce using the toxic chemical…