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NASA’s Mars InSight lander Prepares to Deploy it’s Self-Hammering Heat Probe

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NASA’s Mars InSight lander has settled on Elysium Planitia and is getting ready to use its instruments. If everything goes according to plan, one device’s work should be done by

Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo Might Reach Space on Next Test Flight

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The next test flight of Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo suborbital spaceplane is set for December 13th. This flight could be the first by SpaceShipTwo to reach at least one definition of

China’s Chang’e-4 Lander and Rover Successfully Entered Lunar Orbit

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After a four-and-half-day flight to the moon, the Chang’e-4 lander and rover spacecraft from China successfully entered lunar orbit on Wednesday. At 3:45 a.m. Eastern (08:45 UTC) on December 12th,

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Probe Discovers Hydrated Minerals on Bennu

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NASA’s OSIRIS-REx probe arrived at Bennu last week and has already discovered hydrated minerals on the 1,640-foot-wide (500 meters) near-Earth asteroid, according to an announcement made by mission team members.

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Chinese Startups Raised more Venture Capital than American Startups in 2018

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Crunchbase’s aggregated venture funding data which is, current as of this morning, shows that Chinese startups raised more venture capital than American startups so far in 2018. This is a

Fleet: Plug and Play Satellite IoT

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Founded in 2015 by Flavia Tata Nardini Fleet Space Technologies is an Australian agile space company connecting the Internet of Things around the world using a massive fleet of small,

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Ursa Space Systems was founded in 2014 by Adam Maher, Derek Edinger, and Julie Baker. As Maher explained, Ursa was founded after witnessing the disconnect between information-rich satellite data and

Rocket Lab: Space is Now Open for Business

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Rocket Lab’s goal is to open access to space to improve life on Earth. The startup has developed and launched advanced rocket technology to provide fast and repeatable access to

Airy3D: A Straightforward Depth-Sensing Platform

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Airy3D is a company that specializes in 3D Sensing. Their product, DepthIQ™ is a versatile and straightforward depth-sensing platform that acts as a solution that is far more computationally efficient

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Human Rights in Asgardia – Message from the Prime Minister Ana Mercedes Díaz

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Ana Mercedes Díaz, the Prime Minister of Asgardia shares a message in which she makes an important account of the history of Human Rights on our planet. She recalls how

阿斯伽迪亚第一次数字议会会议圆满结束

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  阿斯加迪亚议会于10月12日欧洲中部时间上午08:25结束了为期三天的会议。本次会议是继2018年6月24日在维也纳举行的第一次现场会议(阿历0002年阿月07日)之后的第二次议会会议。 国家元首伊戈尔·阿时尔别伊利博士在会议结束时对国会议员和所有阿斯加德人做讲话,他由衷感谢阿斯伽迪亚国会议员所做的工作。“祝贺你们举办开创性的数字议会圆满成功。这是地球上国家议会史上第一次数字会议会议。虽然会议中有一些缺点和误解,但这是任何创新开拓中都不可避免的。我们有共同的愿景,大家相互尊重积极沟通。随着不断累积经验,综合大家的意见,我相信未来的数字会议将会更加有条理。祝你们在挑战中不断取得成功,把阿斯伽迪亚未来建设的更加美好“。 这个会议议程涉及一系列事项和程序问题。针对第一次会议期间出现的几项未决修正案正式开始投票。案文均已公布在议程中。由于大部分需要讨论的议程都在本次和上次会议之间完成了,所以本次会议得以顺利进行。 会议上概述了提案的提交和处理构架,详细规定了国会议员的立法步骤。 为期三天的议会会议在线进行,来自30多个国家的近100名阿斯伽迪亚议员通过视频会议远程参加。这是有史以来首次通过远程方式召开的议会会议,为世界各地的其他议会树立了可供参考的先例。 议会主席莱姆比特·奥皮克(Lembit Öpik)评论阿斯伽迪亚第一次数字大会的成功时说:“这是人类历史上第一次数字议会。这对技术和后勤方面的挑战都是巨大的 – 但我们必须要面对它们,因为目前还没有其他更好的办法来经营这一太空民主国家,除非到月球上去。我们接受了挑战,并想方设法运作。” 会议使用英文,随后翻译成俄文和西班牙文。 阿斯伽迪亚议会第一次数字会议。 2018年10月10日(0002年10月3日)。 12位委员会主席都被邀请进行自我介绍,并简要概述其个人规划和该委员会目前正在开展的工作。还邀请所有国会议员向议会主席提出问题,讨论并理清若干议题。 会议研究了阿斯伽迪亚的经济发展规划,并讨论了2019年的预算。在本月下旬,法国尼斯将举行一次高级经济论坛,进一步讨论阿斯伽迪亚的经济发展。 在最后一次会议结束之际,奏响了阿斯伽迪亚国歌,阿斯伽迪亚议会议员一起庆祝国庆日,分享这份喜悦。 科学委员会主席Luca Sorriso Valvo先生表示,“所有时区的代表都有很好的参与”,并补充说:“与这么多人进行远程讨论真的很令人兴奋”。 “这或许是地球上民主国家的典范。尽管位于不同的国家,时区,并且说着不同的语言,但是我们在不需要旅行的情况下进行了高质量的讨论。我认为未来的会议将会变得更加有效。”奥皮克先生说,“我很自豪能在政治史上的这个伟大而重要的时刻发挥自己的作用。” 阿斯加迪亚议会的第二次会议。 2018年10月11日(0002年10月4日)。 投票仍在进行中,一些重要的立法将在当天会议结束时进行投票表决。经过统计验证,本次会议期间正式投票的最终结果预计在10月13日欧洲中部时间15点公布。结果将发布在阿斯伽迪亚官网(asgardia.space)上。 阿斯伽迪亚议会主席莱姆比特·奥皮克。阿斯伽迪亚议会第二次会议。 2018年10月11日(0002年10月4日)。 首席软件技术官Alexander Sautin,议会主席LembitÖpik,行政副主任Lena De Winne,行政副主任Markus von

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Taking a Stand for Peace in Space

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The essence of Asgardia is Peace in Space, and the prevention of Earth’s conflicts being transferred into space. With its name stemming from the Viking Age myths of Asgard, a

The Asgardia-1 Satellite

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On November 12, 2017, Asgardia launched its first satellite into orbit, Asgardia-1. For the first time in the history of humanity, the territory of a nation is now located off

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China Unveils a Conceptual Design Report for their Next-Generation Particle Collider

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China has unveiled a Conceptual Design Report (CDR) marking the next stage of their plans to develop a next-generation particle collider. Geoffrey Taylor from Australia’s University of Melbourne and the

Researchers Find 5 Strains of the Bacterium Enterobacter from Areas On Board the ISS

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Researchers have discovered five strains of the bacterium Enterobacter from areas aboard the International Space Station (ISS). They are now calling for further careful research to figure out whether continuous

NASA Satellites Are Mapping California’s Wildfires from Space

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According to a new United Nations report, Earth’s ozone layer is finally repairing itself from damage that was a result of aerosol sprays and coolants. Since the late 1970s, the

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An Aeroplane that Contains No Moving Parts and Creates No Emissions has Been Successfully Constructed and Flown by Aeronautical Engineers

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An aeroplane that contains no moving parts and creates no emissions has been successfully constructed and flown by aeronautical engineers. The new model is heavier than a regular air-powered model.

China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation is Promoting the Use of Lasers in Oil Exploitation and Space Exploration

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China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation, a company that specializes in laser technologies and weapons, is promoting the use of lasers in oil exploitation and even space exploration. Wu Xiaofeng,

New Solar Panel Technology Harvests Light from the Sun and Also Converts it into Electricity

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NASA is Testing an Experimental Aircraft that will Drastically Cut Flight Times in Half

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An Astronaut is Now Teaching Manchester United’s Kids to Reach for the Stars

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NASA astronaut Steve Swanson was called in by United to speak to their academy players. He spent 195 days in space. The 57-year-old spaceman discussed his experiences in space in

Human Rights in Asgardia – Message from the Prime Minister Ana Mercedes Díaz

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Dozens of Men at a Prison in Washington State Help Reveal the Migration Patterns of West Coast Monarch butterflies

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In what could be the most touching scientific study ever performed, dozens of men at a maximum-security prison in Washington state helped reveal the migration patterns of West Coast monarch

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The National Domestic Workers Alliance (NDWA), an organization aimed at supporting domestic workers, is using an online platform to help gig workers secure benefits, including life insurance and disability insurance,

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Razer Wants to Pay Gamers to Mine Crypto

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Razer, the gaming equipment giant, based in San Francisco wants to pay gamers to mine crypto using their graphics cards. The new crypto rewards program is named ‘Razer SoftMiner,’ and

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Exodus 1 is HTC’s First Blockchain Phone

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The much-anticipated Exodus 1 is HTC’s blockchain phone, and the company has just released actual specs for it. What’s more, it is now available to sign up for preorders. The

Brazil Workers’ Party Publishes Government Plan Using Blockchain

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