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The future of Mars exploration may rest on a glider

After Opportunity, now what? An unpowered inflatable craft using thermal updrafts to stay aloft could cost-effectively map less-documented parts of the planet’s surface to help plan lander missions.

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A “second skin” for fruit and veg could make them last twice as long

We throw away a third of all our fruit and vegetables. California-based firm Apeel wants to change that with a natural coating that keeps produce fresher for longer.

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It’s official. NASA has finally called the end of the Opportunity Mars rover mission.

NASA has ended its attempts to communicate with the robot, which has been on Mars for 15 years.

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This is why AI has yet to reshape most businesses

For many companies, deploying AI is slower and more expensive than it might seem.

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