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Nasa tests nuclear power system to sustain astronauts on Mars

Nasa tests nuclear power system to sustain astronauts on Mars

NASA's new energy product, under development with several partners, will form a new way for the agency to provide astronauts with power during planetary missions. "This type of power system will be especially important as we travel deeper into our solar system and eventually to the surface of other worlds". The cohort of researchers at the NNSS started conducting tests on the reactor core.


At least 52 killed in bus fire in Kazakhstan

At least 52 killed in bus fire in Kazakhstan

As the Kazakh emergencies department said, only five people managed to escape. It is not known what caused the fire or which direction the bus was travelling. The bus was headed from the Russian city of Samara on the Volga river to the town of Shymkent in southern Kazakhstan, the ministry said. Those using the route, which runs for more than 1,350 miles, often travel to take up work in construction sites in southern Russian Federation.


Definitive Edition is coming on February 20 — Age of Empires

Definitive Edition is coming on February 20 — Age of Empires

Will any of you be jumping back in to Age of Empires when the definitive editions start rolling out? Known for its strategic gameplay founded on historical civilizations, the " Age of Empires " series has explored early human civilization all the way up to colonial America, and even includes a game exploring the legendary creatures and lore.


Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Nomura

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Nomura

About 5.40M shares traded. DXP Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:DXPE) has risen 200.39% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.43% the S&P500. Finally, Arrow Financial Corp boosted its stake in shares of Tesla by 13.7% in the third quarter. Investors sentiment increased to 1.3 in Q3 2017. Tesla, Inc .


Single blood test may detect eight types of cancer

Single blood test may detect eight types of cancer

Dr Cristian Tomasetti, from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, said: "This field of early detection is critical, and the results are very exciting". Theodora Ross, director of UT Southwestern Medical Center's Cancer Genetics Program, who was not involved in the study, tempered the results somewhat, telling Axios that the patient cohort should not have included Stage III cancer patients.


France And UK Work Through Border Issues In Summit

France And UK Work Through Border Issues In Summit

Britain's three RAF Chinook helicopters and around 50 non-combat troops will be deployed to Mali to provide logistical support to French forces attempting to stabilise the Sahel region of Africa where Islamist extremists have gained a foothold.