Eighth planet discovered orbiting Kepler-90

A newly discovered planet, Kepler-90i, means that the Kepler-90 star now has tied for most planets orbiting a single star with our own solar system. The discovery, made with the help of artificial intelligence machine learning, is a rocky planet that reaches temperatures over a scorching 426 degrees Celsius, similar to Mercury. Kepler-90i is around…

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Steps closer to suspended animation reality

US Scientists have made new steps forward after reviving a cryogenically frozen organism. Over 60 years of trials the preservation of bodies and brains in a state of suspended animation has only been achieved in individual cells… Until now. The Science Journal ACS Nano published an article about US researchers successfully thawing and reanimating frozen…

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Facebook Patent to Watch People Through Webcams, Track Typing

Facebook has plans to utilise the webcams, phone cameras and other methods in order to change the way they deliver content, and enable users to communicate in more emotive ways. Three patents, the most recent one granted towards the end of May, detail how Facebook would like to collect more data from users in order…

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Fairfax Shares Rise During Bidding War

Fairfax’ shares have risen by 6.9 per-cent, taking them to a six-year high, after receiving competing bids for the company. The competing bids come from Australian telecommunications company TPG and US private equity company Hellman & Friedman. Hellman & Friedman are an established media investment company located in both New York City and San Francisco.…

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