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NASA Approves Rocket That Will Take Them To Mars

NASA has confirmed that their Space Launch System, an exploration class rocket, has been approved for development and will send us to Mars. This is the first time since NASA built the Space Shuttle that the organization has approved the ...

Methane Leaks Stream from Atlantic Ocean Floor

Is the ocean leaking methane? Remember an article of ours that discussed some seriously mysterious craters in Siberia? If you recall, the theory behind the creation of those craters is gas that was trapped beneath the ground, gas that was ...

Blood Of The Young Used To Heal The Old

People in California are going to be given transfusions of young blood to battle their Alzheimer’s. In a move that sounds more like a horror movie than science, people with Alzheimer’s disease will be injected with the blood of the young with ...

Lab Grown Cheese Without A Cow

Ethical concerns holding you back from enjoying delicious cheese? Fear not, a group of biohackers have turned yeast into real cheese! A group known as the San Franciso Bay Area iGEM Team has managed to created real cheese without the need for an ...

Visualizing NASA’s Next Mars Rover

The follow-up mission to NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity is currently in the planning stages. And NASA has released details on what to expect from the next-generation Martian science laboratory. NASA launched Curiosity into space in November of 2011 ...

Are You Going Grey for World Elephant Day?

Officially founded, supported and launched by Patricia Sims and the Elephant Reintroduction Foundation on August 12, 2012, World Elephant Day celebrates the efforts of 65 wildlife organizations and several thousand individuals that work ...