Airbus Just Sent Its A.I. Robot CIMON to the International Space Station

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Airbus Just Sent Its A.I. Robot CIMON to the International Space Station
When we think about the future of space travel, it’s hard not to imagine futuristic spacecraft and technologies that, like Arthur C. Clarke once mused, would seem “indistinguishable from magic” to the minds of the present day. Along with advanced spacecraft and other modes of travel, artificially intelligent robots also come to mind, the likes […]
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Airbus Just Sent Its A.I. Robot CIMON to the International Space Station

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Airbus Just Sent Its A.I. Robot CIMON to the International Space Station
When we think about the future of space travel, it’s hard not to imagine futuristic spacecraft and technologies that, like Arthur C. Clarke once mused, would seem “indistinguishable from magic” to the minds of the present day. Along with advanced spacecraft and other modes of travel, artificially intelligent robots also come to mind, the likes […]
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Trump just ordered the Pentagon to establish a Space Force ‘immediately’

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Trump just ordered the Pentagon to establish a Space Force ‘immediately’
The United States seems to have always been pioneers in the space program. They were the first ones to actually walk on the moon, and they created the first ever reusable space vehicle in the space shuttle. Now if President […] The post Trump just ordered the Pentagon to establish a Space Force ‘immediately’ appeared […]
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Are Aliens Plentiful, But We’re Just Missing Them?

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Are Aliens Plentiful, But We’re Just Missing Them?
Are we looking for life in all the wrong ways, like SETI with smoke signals? A little over 80 years ago, humanity first began broadcasting radio and television signals with enough power that they should leave Earth’s atmosphere and progress deep into interstellar space. If someone living in a distant star system were keeping a vigilant […]
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Is the Global Economy Just a Giant Debt Scam? Here’s What the Financial Elite Doesn’t Want You to Know

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Is the Global Economy Just a Giant Debt Scam? Here’s What the Financial Elite Doesn’t Want You to Know
Leftist academic Yanis Varoufakis saw power up close. He says capitalism is dead, democracy is crumbling and we’re ruled by debt Why is the world the way it is, and how did it get that way? One book I read in the past year explained more about that question than any other, and it wasn’t […]
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NOT JUST FOR CHRISTMAS: SWISS URGED TO STOP EATING CATS AND DOGS

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NOT JUST FOR CHRISTMAS: SWISS URGED TO STOP EATING CATS AND DOGS
Hundreds of thousands of people in Switzerland eat cat and dog meat, particularly at Christmas, according to a Swiss animal rights group seeking to ban the practice. SOS Chats Noiragigue is behind a campaign to ban the consumption of cats and dogs, more commonly associated with countries such as China and Vietnam, in the small […]
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NASA’s Lost Satellite Just Made Its First Contact With Earth in 17 Years

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NASA’s Lost Satellite Just Made Its First Contact With Earth in 17 Years
It’s official: ISEE-3, the 36-year-old satellite that NASA left for dead over a decade ago, is back in touch with humankind. This afternoon, a group of citizen scientists who raised almost $160,000 to fund the process of taking control of ISEE-3 announced that two-way contact has been established with the little satellite that could. So what’s next? […]
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We just beamed a signal at space aliens. Was that a bad idea?

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We just beamed a signal at space aliens. Was that a bad idea?
In a valley eight miles southeast of the Norwegian city of Tromsø, a radar antenna has just transmitted a short bit of radio programming to potential alien listeners: some specially composed electronic music and a tutorial about geometry and the use of binary numbers. This isn’t the usual approach to the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI). Ordinarily, […]
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The First Native American Population Was Just 250 People

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The First Native American Population Was Just 250 People
No one knows for certain how many Native people were living in the Americas when the first Europeans arrived – some estimates say 18 million in North America and 40 million in the combined continents. However, we now know how many people were living in North America when the first peoples came over from Siberia […]
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A Massive Heat Source Was Just Discovered Under Antarctica, Driving Ice Melt And Volcanism

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A Massive Heat Source Was Just Discovered Under Antarctica, Driving Ice Melt And Volcanism
Recent discoveries have revealed just how volcanic Antarctica really is, despite being hidden underneath massive ice sheets. However, up until now, there remained significant debate as to what is causing the unusual amount of volcanic activity under an area covered in ice. Recent research found the source of magma that is fueling the volcanoes underneath Antarctica. […]
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