Stephen Hawking on Reddit: Ask Him a Question on Artificial Intelligence
Stephen Hawking
July 29th, 2015
Got questions about artificial intelligence? Stephen Hawking has answers.
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NASA's Wild 'Windbot' Concept Aims to Sail in Jupiter's Sky
NASA 'Windbot' Proposed for Jupiter Mission
July 28th, 2015
NASA is looking into a wild idea to explore the atmosphere of Jupiter or other gas giant planets using a robotic spacecraft designed to sail across extraterrestrial skies.
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Moon Base Would Be Cheap with Help from Private Industry: Report
ASD Lunar Polar Mining Base
July 27th, 2015
The dream of returning humans to the moon could become a reality for the relatively low price of $10 billion, as long as NASA is willing to buy from private spaceflight companies, a new report shows.
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How Robots Could Build a Radio Telescope on Far Side of the Moon
Radio Telescope Array
July 29th, 2015
Researchers are making strides on a radio telescope array that would be unfurled on the farside of the moon by an unmanned rover operated by astronauts hovering nearby at a gravitationally stable point in space.
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Gobbling Up Space Debris: A Pac-Man Approach Proposed
Space Debris 'Pac-Man' Solution
July 28th, 2015
A team of engineers has been at work for the past three years to develop a space cleanup satellite. The intent is to eliminate threatening, human-made orbital debris. The worry is not new – there’s lots of clutter to pick and choose from.
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Asteroid Mining Company's 1st Satellite Launches from Space Station
Arkyd 3 Reflight
July 17th, 2015
Planetary Resources has launched its first spacebound test of asteroid mining technology on July 16, beginning a 90-day mission to test vital technologies.
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Ban Killer Robots Before They Take Over, Stephen Hawking & Elon Musk Say
killer robot
July 27th, 2015
A number of prominent scientists have signed on to a letter warning that autonomous weapons should be banned.
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