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Elon Musk’s SpaceX wins contract to build spacecraft to return humans to the moon

SpaceX has won NASA’s $2.89 billion contract to build a spacecraft to send astronauts to the lunar surface in 2024.

Scientists create the first embryo with human and non-human primate cells

In a ground-breaking experiment, researchers have successfully created the first human-monkey chimera.

Making the First Martians: Getting to the Red Planet

SpaceX has been working on a launch system that consists of a reusable spacecraft and a super-heavy booster - aka. the Starship and Super Heavy.

Many Evangelicals say they won’t be vaccinated against Covid-19

White evangelicals are the least likely demographic to get the vaccine, the Pew Research Centre has found.

Scientists Warn 4°C World Would Unleash ‘Unimaginable Amounts of Water’ as Ice Shelves Collapse

Over a third of the area of all Antarctic ice shelves could be at risk of collapsing if global temperatures soar to 4°C.

What Happens if Perseverance Finds Life on Mars?

As the next most-habitable place in our Solar System beyond Earth, Mars is a major focus of our astrobiological efforts.

As Global Population Grows, Ecological Threats and Armed Conflict Could Displace Over 1 Billion People by 2050

As the world's population continues to climb, ecological disasters and armed conflict could forcibly displace roughly 10% of humanity.

Elon Musk Showcases Monkey Playing Pong With its Mind Using Neuralink Brain Implants – Video

The footage shows a nine-year-old macaque with a Neuralink chip inserted in each side of his brain interacting with a computer.

Global farming feels the impacts of global heating

Global heating has already set back farming around the world, and wiped out seven years of steady advance.

Brain-Computer Interfaces: The Next Step in Human Evolution

We are well on our way as Homo sapiens to becoming a species that fully merges technology with our organic bodies.