Futurism

China Working on Super-Fast Submarines Powered by Lasers

Sub It Out In China, scientists are developing technology that uses lasers to propel submarines nearly as fast as a jet engine. As the South China Morning Post reports, engineers at the Harbin Engineering University in Heilongjiang province — where, notably, China's first experimental submarine was developed — claim that the country's military is close to […]
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China Working on Super-Fast Submarines Powered by Lasers

Sub It Out In China, scientists are developing technology that uses lasers to propel submarines nearly as fast as a jet engine. As the South China Morning Post reports, engineers at the Harbin Engineering University in Heilongjiang province — where, notably, China's first experimental submarine was developed — claim that the country's military is close to […]
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Former NASA Engineer Says He’s Invented a Thruster That Doesn’t Require Propellant

Space startup Exodus Propulsion Technologies claims to have achieved a breakthrough, stumbling upon an entirely new force of nature that could help us develop propellantless rockets. As The Debrief reports, co-founder Charles Buhler, a NASA veteran, who has worked on a number of major programs, including the International Space Station, the Hubble Space Telescope, and […]
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Former NASA Engineer Says He’s Invented a Thruster That Doesn’t Require Propellant

Space startup Exodus Propulsion Technologies claims to have achieved a breakthrough, stumbling upon an entirely new force of nature that could help us develop propellantless rockets. As The Debrief reports, co-founder Charles Buhler, a NASA veteran, who has worked on a number of major programs, including the International Space Station, the Hubble Space Telescope, and […]
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Sam Bankman-Fried Turns on Celebrities Who Promoted FTX to Gullible Fans

To save his own hide, disgraced FTX fraudster Sam Bankman-Fried has agreed to work with prosecutors to name and blame some of the celebrities who shilled his company. As Bloomberg reports, disgruntled investors have agreed to drop their cases against Bankman-Fried in exchange for his cooperation, which will shield him from further civil liability if and […]
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Sam Bankman-Fried Turns on Celebrities Who Promoted FTX to Gullible Fans

To save his own hide, disgraced FTX fraudster Sam Bankman-Fried has agreed to work with prosecutors to name and blame some of the celebrities who shilled his company. As Bloomberg reports, disgruntled investors have agreed to drop their cases against Bankman-Fried in exchange for his cooperation, which will shield him from further civil liability if and […]
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Scientists Say Something Seems to Have Broken Off the Moon at This Crater

  A team of astronomers believes near-Earth asteroid Kamo'oalewa, a space rock between 130 and 328 feet in diameter, once belonged to the Moon. More specifically, they suggest the rock was gouged from a specific crater on the far side of the Moon called the Giordano Bruno crater, named after a 16th-century Italian cosmological theorist. […]
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Scientists Say Something Seems to Have Broken Off the Moon at This Crater

  A team of astronomers believes near-Earth asteroid Kamo'oalewa, a space rock between 130 and 328 feet in diameter, once belonged to the Moon. More specifically, they suggest the rock was gouged from a specific crater on the far side of the Moon called the Giordano Bruno crater, named after a 16th-century Italian cosmological theorist. […]
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