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  • NASA's Curiosity finds new ingredient of life on Mars

    After already finding evidence of water on Mars, NASA's Curiosity rover has discovered another key element necessary for life on the Red Planet.

  • Amazon blasts FAA on drone approvals, regulations

    The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is taking too long to approve drone tests and isn't looking far enough into the future as it prepares rules for commercial drone flight, an Amazon executive told lawmakers on Tuesday.

  • FAA unclips wings of commercial drones

    The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has further loosened restrictions on commercial drone flight, removing the need for companies to obtain airspace clearance for flying approved drones.

  • SolarCity to build its own power grids

    Seeing a complete reliance on the utilities' grids as increasingly troublesome, rooftop solar distributor SolarCity has decided to begin selling its own power distribution systems.

  • Rosetta spacecraft calls out to comet probe

    The European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft has been trying to reach out to Philae, the lander sitting on a comet hurtling through space.

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