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Feb 20, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Michel Lamontagne, Icarus Interstellar
The Icarus Interstellar 'Firefly' starship concept could use novel nuclear fusion techniques to power its way to Alpha Centauri within 100 years (guest article)
Feb 3, 2015 08:15 PM ET // Irene Klotz
The European Space Agency is preparing for launch next week of a small reusable spacecraft that is due to make its first test run beyond the atmosphere.
Sep 9, 2014 12:14 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The home was developed to suit an adventurous clientele interested in unique coastal properties. Continue reading →
Aug 15, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
The 2014 Structural Awards is an annual design awards that celebrates the marriage of art and engineering.
Aug 5, 2014 12:45 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Some ancient road hazards are unearthed at Romano-British settlementm outside of Exeter, U.K. Continue reading →
Jul 30, 2014 04:30 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Mother's nature's tiny fliers still tops in aerodynamic efficiency, but small man-made birds closing fast.
Jul 29, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Getting closer, but multi-tasking a messy house is beyond current tech.
Jul 16, 2014 09:44 AM ET
Powerful things can often derive from simple principles, and this one's a doozy. It turns out the Egyptian pyramid builders were able to move the massive stones by greasing the sleds -- with water!
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