How the brains of social animals synchronise and expand one another | Aeon Essays

Humans are not the only creatures that show a refined grasp of social norms. If a group of adult male rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta) find themselves sitting around a turning table set with food, they will display an ‘I scratch your back, you scratch mine’ ethos of reciprocity. One monkey will offer another one a … Read more

NASA Astronaut Moon Lander Plans Expand Beyond SpaceX Starship

NASA Astronaut Moon Lander Plans Expand Beyond SpaceX Starship

As NASA makes strides to return humans to the lunar surface under Artemis, the agency announced plans Wednesday to create additional opportunities for commercial companies to develop an astronaut Moon lander. Under this new approach, NASA is asking American companies to propose lander concepts capable of ferrying astronauts between lunar orbit and the lunar surface … Read more