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Blue Origin job listing sheds more light on its space-based orbital habitat ambitions – TechCrunch

Blue Origin job listing sheds more light on its space-based orbital habitat ambitions – TechCrunch

founder and Amazon CEO has made no secret of his ambition to eventually create orbiting space stations that act as places for people to live and work — he outlined a vision based on space settlement designs first conceived by physicist Gerard K. O’Neill, including its lunar lander reveal, at a Blue Origin event last year. Now, however, Blue Origin has issued a seeking a person who will be tasked with leading its efforts around “Orbital Habitat Formulation” (via ).The job posting seeks a person who will be responsible for developing the ultimate vision of “millions of people living and...

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Researchers ready world-first vision restoration device for human clinical trials – TechCrunch

Researchers ready world-first vision restoration device for human clinical trials – TechCrunch

Over a decade’s worth of work by scientists working at Australia’s Monash University a first-of-its-kind device that can restore vision to the blind, using a combination of smartphone-style electronics and brain-implanted micro electrodes. The system has already been shown to work in preclinical studies and non-human trials on sheep, and researchers are now preparing for a first human clinical trial to take place in Melbourne.This new technology would be able to bypass the damaged optic nerves that are often responsible for what’s defined as technical clinical blindness. It works by...

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Elon Musk says Tesla will ‘one day’ produce ‘super efficient home HVAC’ with HEPA filtering – TechCrunch

Elon Musk says Tesla will ‘one day’ produce ‘super efficient home HVAC’ with HEPA filtering – TechCrunch

has previously touted the “Bioweapon Defense Mode” boasted by vehicles, which are designed to provide excellent air quality inside the car even in the face of disastrous conditions without, thanks in part to high-efficiency HEPA air filtration. Now, Musk has said on Twitter that he hopes to one day provide similar air filtration along with home HVAC systems.Tesla, while primarily an automaker, is also already in the business of home energy and power generation, thanks to its acquisition of its current production of solar roofing products and its business building Tesla batteries for storage...

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Tesla Model 3 makes Consumer Reports ‘Top Picks’ list for 2020

Tesla Model 3 makes Consumer Reports ‘Top Picks’ list for 2020

Model 3 is among the top 10 choices for car buyers in 2020, according to Consumer Reports. The nonprofit organization released its on Thursday, and it included Tesla’s most affordable vehicle alongside cars from automakers including Toyota, Subaru, Honda, Kia and Lexus.The Model 3 was chosen as one of three vehicles in the $45K-$55K category, alongside the RX and the Toyota Supra. CR lauded its “thrilling driving experience,” including “impressive handling and quick precise steering [that] help it feel like a sports car.” They did ding it slightly for having a “stiff ride” overall, but said...

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