Amazon going to space

Amazon going to space

It seems like a script from a Bond movie, multi billionaire builds private rocket launch facility in Texas, USA and proceeds to send secretive payloads into orbit, but that is what happened yesterday. Though the billionaire in question hasn’t been that secretive...
A time bomb?

A time bomb?

They are now ubiquitous; lithium-ion batteries. Sony introduced the first one in 1991 and since then they can be found in most electronic devices, supplying energy from mobile phones to even Boeing’s new dreamliner aircraft. However even when they were first...
New Moon Rising

New Moon Rising

Two days ago for 13 hours it was thought that the earth had a new moon. Identified by the International Astronomical Union’s Minor Planet Centre (MPC) in Cambridge, Massachusetts, who posted on the morning of April 27th, that a small asteroid about a metre...