Scientists turn CO2 into jet fuel

Scientists turn CO2 into jet fuel

Researchers may have found a way to reduce the environmental impact of air travel in situations when electric aircraft and alternative fuels aren’t practical.

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The ashes of James Doohan— Scotty from Star Trek— are aboard the International Space Station

The ashes of James Doohan— Scotty from Star Trek— are aboard the International Space Station

The ashes of the late James Doohan, who played chief engineer Montgomery Scott on the original Star Trek television series, have been aboard the International Space Station for 12 years— and the Sunday Times of London has the fascinating backstory of how it happened.

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Warner Bros. fast-tracking Wonder Woman 3 with Patty Jenkins and Gal Gadot on board

Warner Bros. fast-tracking Wonder Woman 3 with Patty Jenkins and Gal Gadot on board

Just two days after Wonder Woman 1984 hit theaters and HBO Max, Warner Bros. says it has put the third installment in the franchise on the fast track. Gal Gadot will reprise her role as Diana Prince/Wonder Woman and Patty Jenkins will once again write and direct, Warner Bros.

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Solar Orbiter probe makes its first Venus flyby

Solar Orbiter probe makes its first Venus flyby

The ESA-NASA Solar Orbiter probe is quite busy on its way to the Sun. Space.com notes the spacecraft has completed its first flyby of Venus, collecting info about the hellish planet as it swung by around 7:39AM Eastern.

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