NASA offering £28,000 in prizes to design toilet that will work on the Moon

NASA offering £28,000 in prizes to design toilet that will work on the Moon

NASA is offering $35,000 (£28,000) in prizes to anyone who designs a toilet that can be used on the Moon. The famous space agency has set its sights on the Moon once more with the organisation eying a 2024 visit to the lunar surface. But…

This Crypto Asset Has Surged 15,021% in Three Weeks – Will Its Clones Also Shoot for the Moon?

This Crypto Asset Has Surged 15,021% in Three Weeks – Will Its Clones Also Shoot for the Moon?

The governance token of decentralized finance (DeFi) protocol Yearn.Finance, has skyrocketed more than 15,000% in value in the past three weeks. The token, YFI, started trading around $31.65 in mid-July, according to CoinGecko. Since then, it’s exploded to $4,786 at time of writing. According to…

Space experiment could unlock resources for missions to the moon and Mars

Space experiment could unlock resources for missions to the moon and Mars

A UK-led mining-in-space experiment will start today for its journey to the International Space Station. The experiment has the potential to provide resources for future missions to the Moon and Mars. Experiments on the ISS have shown that the biomining process works in microgravity. The…

Simulations show how planet crashing into early Earth created our moon

Simulations show how planet crashing into early Earth created our moon

Astronomers say they have come a step closer to understanding how the Moon could have formed from a gigantic collision between early Earth and another massive object 4.5 billion years ago. Scientists ran supercomputer simulations to crash a planet the size of Mars called Theia…