One of the Trappist-1 Planets Has an Iron Core...
In February of 2017, a team of European astronomers announced the discovery of a seven-planet system orbiting the nearby star TRAPPIST-1. Aside from the fact that all seven planets were rocky, there was the added bonus of three of them orbiting within TRA
on 2018-05-04 16:53 UTC
From CRISPR scissors to virus sensors...
Two bacterial Cas proteins cleave nucleic acids indiscriminately after binding to specific target sequences. This property has now been harnessed to create highly sensitive, portable diagnostic tools for detecting viruses at low cost.
on 2018-04-30 21:23 UTC
The Aurora Station Will be the First Luxury Hotel in Space...
Aurora Station will be the first luxury hotel in space. The Aurora Station space hotel will launch in 2021 and host its first guests in 2022. It has room for 4 guests and 2 crew. . The first four months of reservations sold out within 72 hours, with each guest paying a deposit of $80,000 US.