Friday, February, 15, 2019 11:58:22

Category: Science and environment

China launches two new BeiDou navigation satellites into space

China has recently launched two more satellites into space employing its native BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS), anticipated to provide services to countries participating in the Belt and Road Initiative from December 2018. The satellites were launched on a Chinese orbital carrier rocket deemed Long …

Geospace Technologies buys OptoSeis® fiber optic technology of PGS

The seismic equipment manufacturer Geospace Technologies has reportedly purchased all the intellectual property and related assets of the fiber optic sensing technology of PGS Americas’ named as OptoSeis®. As per trusted sources, Geospace would continue to operate the business in Texas and intends to retain …

U.S. researchers develop ‘bionic mushroom’ that generates electricity

Researchers at the Stevens Institute of Technology (SIT), Hoboken, New Jersey have recently developed a ‘bionic mushroom’ capable of producing electricity. As per trusted sources, researchers at the institute have seemingly transformed a typical white-button mushroom into a bionic one by integrating it with 3D-printed …