New Tesla Gigafactory Looks At Prague, Czech Republic

Tesla CEO, Elon Musk, recently revealed plans to open a second Gigafactory somewhere in Europe. Sources close to TSI indicate this could be just north of Prague, Czech Republic.   Also Check: Will Trump back Musk? Construction on the Gigafactory 1 in the aptly named, Electric Avenue, Sparks, Nevada, is currently under way and when …

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Professor Stephen Hawking: Look Up At The Stars, Not Down At Your Feet

In a macabre warning given on Monday, Professor Stephen Hawking has declared that he doesn’t see us lasting another thousand years. Doom-mongers and naysayers have predicted our demise for thousands of years, ever since the early Mayan’s made a calendar that ended on December 21st 2012. But, in my opinion, if the Mayan’s were any …

Jaguar IPACE – Nice Concept, But It’s Just Not A Tesla

Luxury British car manufacturer, Jaguar, have dramatically revealed their answer to Tesla; it looks nice enough, but can it compete? Ian Callum, Jaguar’s Director of Design, described the new vehicle at its unveiling: “The I-Pace Concept represents the next generation of electric vehicle design. It’s a dramatic, future-facing cab-forward design with a beautiful interior – …

SpaceX Mars Mission In 2018 Could Give Boost To Future Manned Trips.

SpaceX told the international community that they plan to visit the red planet in 2018. What will they be testing and how will it assist future missions? The first technology SpaceX plan to test is supersonic retropropulsion. In the past, when we’ve sent landers to the surface of other worlds, we’ve used parachutes to slow …

The Tesla Gigafactory – 9 Awesome Facts The World’s Biggest Building

Ok so it’s not the world’s biggest building just yet, but when finished, the Tesla Gigafactory will be the biggest building by footprint on the planet. In order to ramp up its production of one of the planets trendiest cars, Elon Musk and his business partners have invested extensively into the Gigafactory which will create …

NASA’s Deep Space Network – Air Traffic Control For The Universe

Glen Nagle is the Education and Public Outreach Manager of the Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex and I put a few questions to him regarding the complexities of communication in the vastness of space. Keeping in touch can be difficult in the modern world. Even though we've never been more connected as a society, I …