DNA robots transport and deliver molecular cargo

Caltech researchers have created a nanoscale biological robot from a single strand of DNA, which can carry and deliver molecular cargo according to an...

Warm oasis in Antarctic caves may host new species

Australian National University researchers along with colleagues from the University of Waikato in New Zealand announced on Thursday the discovery of DNA samples from...

Elon Musk teases SpaceX’s spacesuit in new images

On Wednesday, Elon Musk posted the first images of SpaceX’s spacesuit to his Instagram account. The sleek white and silver suit is intended for...

2017 Solar Eclipse Glasses Buying Guide

Over the weekend, Amazon sent notices to customers who bought solar eclipse glasses and viewers from fraudulent manufacturers who didn’t meet safety standards. The...

Lockheed Martin will turn Space Shuttle capsule into Mars habitat

Last week, Lockheed Martin announced that it would start Phase II of its Next Space Technologies for Exploration Partnerships (NextSTEP) contract with NASA. This...
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Scientists want to transform sidewalks into giant batteries

Researchers from the California Energy Commission are carrying out two pilot studies on piezoelectric crystals, a type of technology that can capture vibrations produced...
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NASA: Get ready for the August 21 total solar eclipse

On Thursday, NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) captured the partial solar eclipse that was visible in the United States that afternoon. Millions of people...
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New lithium-glass battery could have saved Samsung Billions

A team of University of Texas engineers, led by Professor John Goodenough, has developed a new lithium-glass battery that could displace current lithium-ion standards....
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Harvard expert discovers LHS 1140b, a “habitable” exoplanet

Scientists from the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics discovered a new exoplanet named LHS 1140b. This ‘super-Earth’ orbits a red dwarf just 39 light years...
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Asteroid 2014 JO25 will safely fly by Earth on April 19

Space agencies and astronomers around the world will set their sights on the night sky on Wednesday, April 19, as Asteroid 2014 JO25 safely...