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Carnival of Space 500

The Carnival of Space 500 is up at Links Through Space. Planetaria – Could the TRAPPIST-1 planetary system be home to alien life? Artist’s conception of the TRAPPIST-1 planetary system as seen from one of the seven Earth-sized planets. Image …

Gene Therapy cures sickle cell in teenage boy

A French teenager’s sickle cell disease has been reversed using a pioneering gene therapy treatment. The world-first procedure at Necker Children’s Hospital in Paris offers hope to millions of people with the blood disorder. Doctors removed his bone marrow – …

More Progress on China’s Type 001A carrier

The forward part of China’s domestic aircraft carrier’s island structure, including the bridge and main mast supporting structure, has been lifted into place: a significant step in readying China’s second aircraft carrier for launch. Images show that the forward part …