This Week In Science

October 1-7


Blue Origin successfully tests the New Shepard escape system and lands their rocket upright

Researchers identify the maximum human lifespan at an average of 115 years, with an absolute limit of 125 years

Experimental drug treatments cause HIV to vanish from a 44-year-old man’s blood

The US government hands over control of the internet’s 'phonebook' to the ICANN

Surgeons perform four uterus transplants using organs from living donors, a first in the US

The UK generates more energy with solar panels than coal for an entire six month period