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Aliens: gods or invaders? (science documentary: video).

August 4, 2020 | By | Reply More
Aliens: gods or invaders? (science documentary: video).

This science panel asks are we alone in this vast universe? Some think that’s highly unlikely. With new technologies joining the search, NASA estimates we’ll find definitive evidence of aliens within 20 to 30 years. Which raises the vital question: And then what? Will the news inspire jubilation, despair, or fear? Will aliens be seen […]

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Mars, here we come (science news).

August 4, 2020 | By | Reply More
Mars, here we come (science news).

NASA’s Mars 2020 Perseverance rover mission is on its way to the Red Planet to search for signs of ancient life and collect samples to send back to Earth. Humanity’s most sophisticated rover launched with the Ingenuity Mars Helicopter on a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape […]

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SpaceX first manned mission returns (science news).

August 4, 2020 | By | Reply More
SpaceX first manned mission returns (science news).

Two NASA astronauts splashed down safely in the Gulf of Mexico Sunday for the first time in a commercially built and operated American crew spacecraft, returning from the International Space Station to complete a test flight that marks a new era in human spaceflight. SpaceX’s Crew Dragon, carrying Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley, splashed down […]

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How NASA’s Perseverance will super-charge SpaceX’s Martian Colony plans (science video).

July 31, 2020 | By | Reply More
How NASA’s Perseverance will super-charge SpaceX’s Martian Colony plans (science video).

Mars 2020’s objective is to conduct further scientific exploration of the Martian surface and examine the potential for future human missions to the red planet using the Perseverance Rover and it’s Ingenuity Drone. Meanwhile, SpaceX continues their rapid development of Starship, its fully reusable spaceship system capable of interplanetary spaceflight, with the goal of creating […]

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SpaceX versus Boeing in the new space race (science video).

July 30, 2020 | By | Reply More
SpaceX versus Boeing in the new space race (science video).

The launch of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule to the International Space Station on May 30th 2020 marked the first time that NASA astronauts took off from U.S. soil since 2011. The event also represented the first time a commercially designed and built spacecraft carried astronauts, an achievement that SpaceX and Boeing have vied for for […]

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The Lost Ancient Humans of Antarctica (science documentary: video).

July 28, 2020 | By | Reply More
The Lost Ancient Humans of Antarctica (science documentary: video).

The earth has gone through countless changes in its history. Antarctica at one time was not covered with ice, and could have been home to ancient humans. As we develop new methods for uncovering the ice, we are beginning to see the possibilities that lay below. Mainstream ideology puts forward the “Out of Africa” theory, […]

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Disappearing stars & cosmic voids: The Fermi Paradox at work? (science documentary)

July 23, 2020 | By | Reply More
Disappearing stars & cosmic voids: The Fermi Paradox at work? (science documentary)

If the Universe is inhabited by older alien civilizations, those who have ventured out to the stars and colonised galaxies, we would expect to see a footprint of extraterrestrial activity. Could the many stars whose brightness has dimmed be indicative of Dyson Spheres or other megastructures? Could the Cosmic Voids vastly bigger than any galaxy […]

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Were there advanced civilisations on Earth before humanity? (video)

July 21, 2020 | By | Reply More
Were there advanced civilisations on Earth before humanity? (video)

It took humans 10,000 years to go from hunter-gatherers to world domination. Considering the vastness of time that humans and life have been on Earth, could this have happened before with other creatures? This question was put forth by Adam Frank and Gavin Schmidt in their paper titled The Silurian Hypothesis, where they tried to […]

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Proteus: the first non-cuttable material (science news).

July 21, 2020 | By | Reply More
Proteus: the first non-cuttable material (science news).

Well, this is a real pisser for bike thieves – coming soon to a bike chain near you, the world’s first non-cuttable material. Engineers at Durham University were inspired by nature to create the new lightweight material while examining the design of the tough cellular skin of the grapefruit and the fracture resistant shells of […]

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Was there someone here before us? (science video)

July 19, 2020 | By | Reply More
Was there someone here before us? (science video)

In this hour-long science documentary video, Jason Wright joins John Michael Godier to explore unusual technosignatures from alien civilizations. Looking for red spirals, dyson spheres, and other signs of intelligent life within the universe. The idea of prior technological civilizations existing either on ancient venus, mars, or even earth is explored. Would they be aliens […]

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