Andrew Fracknoi – Exploring the Universe – On the discovery of 6 or 7 planets around the nearby faint star Gliese 667c, at least three of which are in the star’s habitable zone. Discusses the implications of the discovery for the search for planets and life.
Nextbigfuture – 3D Systems and Planetary Resources announced today that 3D Systems has joined Planetary Resources’ core group of investors and will be a collaborative partner in assisting Planetary Resources to develop and manufacture components of its ARKYD Series of spacecraft using its advanced 3D printing and digital manufacturing solutions.
Nextbigfuture – The different temperatures in the cosmic background radiation could also be explained by a multiverse collision. Or it could be a competing theory or a less that one in one hundred fluke of quantum fluctations in the early universe
Nextbigfuture – There is a 600-1000 kilometer per second flow of stars across 2.5 billion light years and that flow could be shown to be even be larger with more measurements. This suggests that there is another universe beside ours generating a massive gravitational attraction.
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