Bacterial Structures May Help Search for Life On Other Planets
Studies on stromatolites could offer clues on possible life-friendly bacterial structures in other planets.
SpaceX To Test ‘Mars Colonial Transporter’ Rocket Engine
SpaceX’s Raptor engine, its next-generation rocket engine, was shipped to the company’s test site in Texas to start developmental tests.
400-Year-Old Petroglyphs Found Along Hawaiian Coast
Shifting sands on a beach in the island of Oahu in Hawaii have revealed ancient carvings that date 400 years back.
Apple Goes Green: Tech Giant to Begin Selling Surplus Solar Energy
Apple has secured U.S. approval to sell renewable electricity in power markets around the country.
This Self-Destructing Battery Dissolves in Water After Use
Scientists have developed a self-destructing battery that dissolves after being exposed to heat or liquid, which could help reduce discarded electronics wastes.
Active Volcano To Be Connected To The Internet To Save Lives
Mount Masaya, an active volcano in Nicaragua, will be connected to the Internet to monitor its activities and predict an eruption.
Floating Cups? These Anti-Gravity Drinking Glasses Will Lift Your Spirits
New levitating cups made of magnets will enhance restaurant customers’ drinking and dining experience.
Saltwater Electricity: Scientists Created a More Powerful Source of Blue Energy
Scientists have developed a new kind of osmotic power generator that is capable of greater power generation than its predecessors.
Scientists Find ‘Alien Megastructure’ Star Mysteriously Dimming
Kepler’s “Alien Megastructure” star has been dramatically dimming, and it’s causing confusion among astronomers.
Moon Hunting: New Technique Could Detect Exomoons Through Their Planets’ Light
Scientists discovered that using polarization of an exoplanet’s light could detect exomoons.
Cow Poop as Fuel Source? Village in Thailand Harnesses Unconventional Energy Source
A remote village in carbon-consuming Thailand has an unlikely alternative source of energy: cow dung
Exploring Sports and Space: NASA Unveils ‘AstrOlympics’ Project in Time for Rio Games
NASA developed the “AstrOlympics” project, which likens Olympic athletes to objects in space.
Zika Update: FDA Approves Field Trial of Zika-Fighting GM Mosquitoes
The FDA has given the go signal for a field trial of Zika fighting genetically modified mosquitoes in Florida.
Venus May Have Once Been Habitable, New Climate Study Says
New climate models developed by scientists provide more evidence that Venus may have once been habitable.