Month: June 2019

VICTORIA, British Columbia – The Canadian government will launch a new satellite in 2022 to demonstrate the use of quantum technology for protecting commercial and national communication networks. Honeywell has received a 30 million Canadian dollar ($23 million) contract from the Canadian Space Agency for the design and implementation phases of agency’s Quantum EncrYption and
0 Comments
Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin The sea slug, Elysia rufescens, at the French island territory, La Réunion. Philippe Bourjon | Wikimedia Commons “Sacoglossans” are a family of “sap-sucking” sea slugs known for slurping up the innards of different kinds of algae. Consisting of nearly 300 unique species, Sacoglossans do not all
0 Comments
JAKARTA, Indonesia — The first commercial mission for SpaceX’s Starship and Super Heavy launch system will likely take place in 2021, a company executive said June 26.  Jonathan Hofeller, SpaceX’s vice president of commercial sales, said the company is in talks with prospective customers for the first commercial launch of that system roughly two years
0 Comments
The vegan trend has quadrupled in the five years between 2012 and 2017.  It now gets almost 3 times more interest than vegetarian and gluten-free searches in Google. If the world went vegan, it could save 8 million human lives by 2050, reduce greenhouse gas emissions by two thirds and lead to healthcare-related savings and
0 Comments
This April, renewables were put to the test like never before. For the first time in United States history, clean energy sources shouldered more of the nation’s electricity needs than coal. A monthly report from the Energy Information Administration shows that renewables such as wind, solar, and hydroelectric dams provided 23 percent of the month’s
0 Comments
GANZHOU, May 20, 2019 — Chinese President Xi Jinping, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, learns about the production process and operation of the JL MAG Xinhua News Agency/Getty Images President Trump has picked a fight with China on trade. This has run
0 Comments