Shun's passion for flight isn't simply about airplanes; it's ultimately about the passion in all of us that gives us a reason to live. Shun's mystical vision of the world in the sky versus the monochromatic Japanese lifestyle reflects the fight against the mundane in all of us.
Sep. 3, 2015 Hopping, tumbling and flipping over are not typical maneuvers you would expect from a spacecraft exploring other worlds. Traditional Mars rovers, for example, roll around on ... read more
Sep. 3, 2015 When researchers set about to explain unusual peaks in what should have been featureless optical data, they thought there was a problem in their calculations. In fact, what ... read more
Sep. 3, 2015 To meet the requirements of Asian cities, researchers are adapting an idea they have already applied in Germany for comprehensive water management: developing a concept for ... read more
July 16, 2014 Feeling passionate about one's job is usually a good thing – but not always. For some it could lead to an unhealthy obsession. One expert identifies two main types of passion for your work: ... read more
June 12, 2013 The Chinese passion vine species Passiflora kwangtungensis strikes with the beauty of its clusters of white-greenish flowers and its small round fruit. Feared extinct for a long period of time, this ... read more