China reportedly found massive amounts of uranium at a depth of 10,000 feet

China reportedly found massive amounts of uranium at a depth of 10,000 feet

According to a report from the South China Morning Post, nuclear authorities in China discovered rich uranium deposits at shallow depths below the Earth. The discovery, which is being touted as a breakthrough for the country’s national security, could also change the scientific community’s understanding of uranium formation, providing a new avenue for uranium detection … Read more

Antonov Airlines safely flies vital power plant components from Slovenia to Nigeria

Antonov Airlines safely flies vital power plant components from Slovenia to Nigeria

Antonov Airlines working with Chapman Freeborn Germany has successfully completed three AN-124-100 flights to transport a new mobile gas power plant generator and associated equipment from Ljubljana, Slovenia, to Kano, Nigeria. The delivered cargo, including generator, turbine and additional equipment, weighed about 200 tonnes. The project has been a year in the making. “The entire … Read more

Geophones could help power 129 million homes in the US

Geophones could help power 129 million homes in the US

The Department of Energy in the U.S. is keen to tap into the vast geothermal resources in the country, and use them to generate as much as 60 GigaWatts (GW) of electricity. The department has announced an over $3 million prize to make this possible, CleanTechnica reported.   As the world looks for sustainable ways to … Read more

A 20-year-old drunk tourist attacks and bites several police officers at Palma airport

A 20-year-old drunk tourist attacks and bites several police officers at Palma airport

A 20-year-old British tourist bit and hit several police officers. The altercation happened last Monday at the security screening of Palma de Mallorca airport, Spain. The passenger, who allegedly suffered from a psychological problem and had not taken mediation, had to be restrained by police offers and was later taken to the hospital. The young … Read more

Researchers use humanoid robots to grow human tendon tissue

Researchers use humanoid robots to grow human tendon tissue

Advanced medical robots can do everything from disinfecting rooms to performing surgery. Now, a team of researchers from the University of Oxford and robotics company Devanthro has engineered a robot shoulder that can function as a stretching mechanism in order to produce lifelike human tendon tissue, according to a report by MedicalXpress published on Friday. A … Read more

The most successful human spacecraft in history

The most successful human spacecraft in history

Another spacecraft is close to joining the coveted list of machines to achieve successful human spaceflight following last week’s launch and return of Boeing’s Starliner crew capsule. While Boeing will provide much-needed competition for SpaceX’s Crew Dragon program, it will be only the second commercial capsule to take humans to the International Space Station (ISS). … Read more