Space

11.13.18
NASA and Autodesk are testing new ways to design interplanetary landers
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NASA and Autodesk are testing new ways to design interplanetary landers

NASA wasn’t interested until Autodesk said 30 percent performance gains were achievable.

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11.12.18
The ExoMars rover may search for life near the Red Planet's equator
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The ExoMars rover may search for life near the Red Planet's equator

A mineral-rich site is the most likely destination for the robot.

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11.08.18
SpaceX plans shortcut to test a mini version of its Big Falcon Rocket
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SpaceX plans shortcut to test a mini version of its Big Falcon Rocket

The company hopes to send the mini rocket to orbit in June 2019.

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11.07.18
Stratolaunch successfully tests a core component of its rocket engines
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Stratolaunch successfully tests a core component of its rocket engines

It's the first update from the company since the passing of its founder Paul Allen.

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11.05.18
A powerful laser 'porch light' could let aliens know where we are
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A powerful laser 'porch light' could let aliens know where we are

The ultimate “we out here” would be detectable 20,000 light years away.

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