SpaceX is about to test an experimental coating that is meant to make its Starlink satellites less bright in the night sky.

But a more effective solution would be to place the satellites in higher orbits. bit.ly/2Pup6a9 

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They build rockets on a shoestring budget: less than 12 hours before launch, they built a sump out of a Rubbermaid trash can lid they found, glued it on, and used baling wire to hold it tight. bit.ly/2qIhqbW 

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This nanotube material is 500 times better at conducting heat in one direction than in the other—the greatest asymmetry ever observed for these kinds of materials. bit.ly/2E4Jsl6 

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We analyzed every single AI paper ever uploaded to a major research database and found the era of deep learning may soon end. bit.ly/359U7Xx 

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Lindsey Graham to Apple and Facebook: “My advice to you is to get on with it … Because this time next year, if we haven’t found a way that you can live with, we will impose our will on you.” bit.ly/2YyGcrk 

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Meme wars are now a consistent feature of our politics, and are being used by governments, political candidates, and activists across the globe. Click the link to learn how. bit.ly/2sbGM2c 

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