Frankfurt Auto Show Tightens Security After Threats From ‘Rocks In The Gearbox’ Environmentalist Group
Environmental News

Frankfurt Auto Show Tightens Security After Threats From ‘Rocks In The Gearbox’ Environmentalist Group

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY – SEPTEMBER 14: The German Chancellor Angela Merkel looks into a Volkswagen ID Crozz electric crossover concept car during her visit at the 2017 Frankfurt Auto Show ‘Internationale Automobil Ausstellung’ (IAA) on September 14, 2017 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. The Frankfurt Auto Show is taking place during a turbulent period…

EIGHT ways the world could END! How supervolcanoes, robots and even ALIENS could trigger apocalypse
Nature & Science

EIGHT ways the world could END! How supervolcanoes, robots and even ALIENS could trigger apocalypse

A science journalist has identified eight ways the world could end, with lethal biotechnology, Terminator-style robots and nuclear war being the biggest threats to life on Earth.Bryan Walsh, 41, a former foreign correspondent and author from Brooklyn, also addressed climate change, supervolcanoes, asteroids, disease and even aliens in his new book.End Times: A Brief Guide…

NASA’s Tiny New Atomic Clock Could Let Spacecraft Drive Themselves in Deep Space
Nature & Science

NASA’s Tiny New Atomic Clock Could Let Spacecraft Drive Themselves in Deep Space

An illustration shows the Deep Space Atomic Clock aboard its orbital testbed. (Image: © NASA/JPL) NASA has switched on a new, super-precise, space-based atomic clock that the agency hopes will one day help spacecraft drive themselves through deep space without relying on Earthbound clocks.It’s called the Deep Space Atomic Clock (DSAC), and it works by…

China’s lunar rover discovers ‘gel-like’ substance with ‘unusual colour’ in crater on moon
Nature & Science

China’s lunar rover discovers ‘gel-like’ substance with ‘unusual colour’ in crater on moon

Chang’e-4 launched from the Xichang satellite launch centre in Sichuan, south-west China at 6:30 GMT on December 7 October 24, 2007 – China launches Chang’e-1, an unmanned satellite, into space where it remains operational for more than a year. October 1, 2010 – China launches Chang’e-2. This was part of the first phase of the Chinese moon programme.…