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Bright Future For Kennedy Space Center
2012-11-17 08:22:14

NASA Kennedy Space Center's future is not limited to space thanks to a technical, engineering and scientific infrastructure that could serve a variety of industries at the same time the center goes about its traditional spaceflight work. "There's a lot of potential for Kennedy and the workforce to be engaged with commercial partnerships," said Robert Hubbard, Partnership Development manager at NASA's Florida launch center. "We have a lot of great technologies developed in-house that can...

Pee Power Fuels Electric Generator
2012-11-09 12:50:14

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online We may not always have access to the finer things in life, such as food, clean water or electricity, but no matter where we are in any imagined apocalyptic scenario, we will always have our urine. Assuming, of course, that there´s at least enough water for us to transform into urine. The devil is in the details, after all. Humans have always tried to turn something bountiful and common into something wonderful or...

Rocket Fuel Used To Build Clean Cars
2012-11-02 10:44:16

ESA Austrian manufacturer MagnaSteyr has adapted technology developed for the Ariane rocket to build clean-burning cars that can use hydrogen instead of petrol for fuel. Hydrogen is the smallest molecule in the Universe. That makes keeping it in one place very, very difficult. To tap its tremendous potential as a fuel, spacecraft must be able to store liquid hydrogen at extremely low temperatures, then feed it smoothly to rocket engines. When ESA was developing its hydrogen-fuelled...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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