Archive: 06/18/2008

Great apes think ahead

Apes can plan for their future needs just as we humans can – by using self-control and imagining future events. Mathias and Helena Osvath's research, from Lunds University Cognitive Science in Sweden, is the first to provide ...

Jun 18, 2008 4.6 / 5 (15) 2

Jules Verne refuels the ISS

ESA's Jules Verne ATV was used for the first time yesterday to transfer in one step 811 kg of refuelling propellant to the International Space Station while the two vehicles orbited Earth at 28 000 km/h. With ...

Jun 18, 2008 4.9 / 5 (8) 1