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Report: UK space industry has been growing by an average of 10% a year from 2007

UK space industry

In a recent report commissioned by the UK’s Space Agency, the Oxford Economics consultancy has revealed that the UK space companies have witnessed 10 percent growth, on average, since the year 2007; thereby defying the downturn.

Daylight Saving Time ends for much of the US on November 7

Daylight Saving Time

With the first Sunday in November – November 7 this year round – marking the “Spring forward, Fall back” ritual, Daylight Saving Time ends for much of the US; and the clocks will have to be adjusted to “fall” back by one hour.

NASA delays Discovery launch till at least the end of the month

NASA has scrubbed its planned launch of NASA’s Discovery space shuttle - which will be making its 39th and final flight to the International Space Station (ISS) - until at least November 30, because of a “significant” hydrogen gas leak.

Star Wars 'hologram' might come as TV reality

Star Wars 'hologram' might come as TV reality

Scientists have released a three-dimensional holographic video image that claims to enliven the memory of Star Wars technology in actuality.

Novel material gives hope for 'invisibility cloak'

Novel material gives hope for 'invisibility cloak'

Physicists of Scotland claims to have developed a flexible material that manipulates light, which marks a step closer towards development of "invisibility" clothing, coming from the science fiction writers and Harry Potter.

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