SPACEX LAUNCHES TO ISS IN HD: GOTTA-SEE VIDEOCommercial space is setting itself up to revolutionize travel into the final frontier. SpaceX is one of just a handful of successful companies and the only one looking to fulfill resupply missions to the International Space Station (ISS), keeping the American astronauts accessible with American rockets.This video, put... Continue Reading →

3D Printing New Body PartsUltimaker is a Dutch company producing affordable, open source 3D printers. They have close ties to local hackerspaces and eagerly promote collaboration and innovative, open uses of their product. Recently, they shared a story of a Dutch medical researcher, Ernst Jan Bos, who is using the Ultimaker 3D printer to create “scaffolding” upon which... Continue Reading →

NASA working on faster-than-light space travel, says warp drives are ‘plausible’TREKKIES REJOICE: WHILE REAL BREAKTHROUGHS IN WARP DRIVE DESIGN HAVEN’T HAPPENED YET, WE’RE MOVING CLOSER TO MAKING FASTER-THAN-LIGHT TRAVEL TRULY FEASIBLE.Researchers found that making adjustments to the design of a real-life warp drive first proposed by physicist Michael Alcubierre in 1994 significantly reduces the amount... Continue Reading →

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