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Two space hotels could open as early as 2021

February 24th, 2018 at 11:50 am » Comments Off

Bigelow Aerospace announced a new spinoff venture that will focus on marketing and operating their inflatable space habitats. The announcement comes as part of Bigelow’s plans to launch two new modules into low-Earth orbit by 2021.



A $42 million ‘10,000 year clock’ is being installed on Jeff Bezos’ property

February 23rd, 2018 at 10:39 am » Comments Off

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos took to Twitter to announce that construction of the 10,000 year clock has begun on his property in Texas, with a view to encourage thinking about humanity in the long term.



Humans will have a ‘robot second self’ in the next 20 years say experts at Microsoft

January 24th, 2018 at 9:02 am » Comments Off

The digital alter-ego will be AI extension of yourself.



The long wait for fusion power may be coming to an end

January 5th, 2018 at 9:57 am » Comments Off

Some experts think commercial fusion reactors could begin operation as soon as 2030.



Who gets to own outer space?

December 31st, 2017 at 10:07 pm » Comments Off

Right now, private companies and NASA have a nice, functional, symbiotic capitalist relationship. SpaceX and its competitors build and will soon operate the vehicles, while NASA pays for the service. But with Elon Musk’s eyes tilted toward Mars, that won’t last for long.



Stephen Hawking’s incredible predictions in 2017

December 28th, 2017 at 2:24 am » Comments Off

Stephen Hawking is known for his groundbreaking achievements in science, but many do not realize that the physicist is also recognized for making predictions about the future of humanity and Earth. This year the Oxford professor made some of the most unusual predictions to date, some of which may put a slight damper on your […]



China’s first all-electric zero-emissions cargo ship is going to be used to transport coal

December 2nd, 2017 at 11:31 am » Comments Off

China, already the world’s biggest electric-vehicle market, is now using battery power to fuel cargo shipping as well.



The death of the MBA

December 2nd, 2017 at 11:21 am » Comments Off

U.S. graduate business schools — once magnets for American and international students seeking a certain route to a high income — are in an existential crisis. They are losing droves of students who are balking at sky-high tuition and, in the case of international applicants, turned off by President Trump’s politics.



Human legacies when robots rule the world

November 6th, 2017 at 10:20 am » Comments Off

Machines have been displacing humans on job tasks for several centuries, and for seventy years many of these machines have been controlled by computers.



8 innovative industries that will really boom in 2018

October 31st, 2017 at 9:59 am » Comments Off

Lots of different fields, from medicine to marketing and tech to leisure, are poised to achieve breakthroughs and revolutions next year.



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