Want to know how the Mars Rover Curiosity handles its landing? Here's a step by step process of how it's supposed to happen and it worked!
This animation from NASA provides an excellent breakdown of the Curiosity's insane landing plan on a second by second basis. Check out how it did go according to plan over at the link! [NASA via @litheon]
Wired has published a very nice feature on Kip Thorne and the science behind Chris Nolan's Interstellar. Kip Thorne is one of the world's most celebrated theoretical physicists. He and Nolan worked together to ensure depictions of scientific happenings in the film are as accurate as possible. Read more
Starting a modern farming business is probably much easier than you currently imagine. You just need a lot of money to get started. Once you’ve gained the funding you require, you’ll have to find a suitable stretch of land before deciding on how you’re going to make your income. Read more