ESO will upgrade its Very Large Telescope to hunt for exoplanets
The upgraded VLT will look for planets orbiting our neighboring star system, the Alpha Centauri.
NASA is helping Stephen Hawking get a tiny ship to Alpha Centauri
Researchers need to keep radiation from frying the 134 million mph "StarChip."
Scientists want to send a telescope to photograph Alpha Centauri
Project Blue is backed by SETI and UMass Lowell, but need cash from generous millionaires to make it happen.
Inhabitat's Week in Green: The Tesla Model S gets an upgrade
The EV benefits from a larger battery, updated design and "bioweapon defense mode."
'Starshot' plan gets probes to Alpha Centauri in your lifetime
Stephen Hawking and Yuri Milner are backing a $100 million effort to explore our closest neighboring star.
GOG is hosting a 'Shutdown Promo,' selling select games for 50% off
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GOG.com hosts big summer sale, including lots of cheap Mac games
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Sid Meier likes the Wii
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