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March 13, 2019

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Lockheed Martin completes full-size cislunar habitat prototype

Lockheed Martin's prototype cislunar habitat will be used in designing the Gateway deep-space outpost

Lockheed Martin has completed work on its prototype cislunar habitat that will be used in designing and testing NASA's Gateway manned deep-space outpost. Built as part of the space agency's Next Space Technologies for Exploration Partnerships (NextSTEP) Phase II study contract, the earthbound habitat is studying key technologies, interfaces, and general livability needed for extended missions far from home.

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Category: Space

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Mar
2019

Another use for your unwanted eggshells – energy storage

Researchers study the eggshell material, with some help from a scanning electron microscope

They've been used as a rubber additive, a carbon-capture medium and a bioplastic ingredient. Now, discarded eggshells may have yet another use. Scientists have determined that they could be utilized in an eco-friendly and inexpensive form of energy storage.

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Category: Energy

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2019

Review: Infinity Seat is barely there, but it’s big on comfort

The Infinity Seat E2 hit the market this year

It was back in 2013 that California chiropractor and triathlete Vincent Marcel took to Kickstarter, to finance production of his bizarre-looking but supposedly very comfortable Infinity Seat bicycle saddle. Well, it's become a commercially-available product since then, and guess what? It works!

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Category: Bicycles

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