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Thursday, June 4, 2020

Reports suggest Google co-founder Sergey Brin is secretly building a giant AIRSHIP

Engineers have finished the frame of the zeppelin-like craft, source says It is unclear if this is a private venture or could be used commercially Experts have previously spoken about the possibility of airships carrying freight  Sources say Brin was inspired by old...

Like humans, ants rescue dead, wounded comrades from battle

Much like human soldiers in combat, members of a large, black, termite-eating ant species found in sub-Saharan Africa marched in formation into battle, retrieved wounded comrades and carried them back home to recover. Scientists on Thursday described the unique rescue behaviour of the African Matabele...

Nigeria’s National Space Agency manufactures Nano-Satellite

The National Space Agency (NASRDA) says its collaboration with five countries has resulted in the successful completion of a global project for the design and manufacture of five identical Nano-Satellites. Dr Felix Ale, Head, Media and Corporate Communication, NASRDA made this known in a statement...

Germany launches world’s largest artificial sun

German scientists on Thursday launched what is being billed as the world’s largest artificial sun with the intention of conducting research on the creation of climate-friendly fuel. German space agency has launched the so-called Synlight device, made up of 149 high-powered lamps totalling about 350...

Astronomers discovers seven ‘earth like’ planets which may support life

'I think that we've made a crucial step towards finding if there is life out there'