Boeing docks crew capsule to space station in test do-over

With only a test dummy aboard, Boeing's astronaut capsule pulled up and parked at the International Space Station for the first time Friday, a huge achievement for the company after years of false starts......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagMay 21st, 2022

PHE Power Solutions, HD Renewable Energy set up energy storage systems

PHE Power Solutions has cooperated with US-based Fluence to set up energy storage systems in Taiwan, while PV power-generating station investor and operator HD Renewable Energy is doing so by establishing a subsidiary, Star Renewable Energy, accordin.....»»

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A Chinese orbiter has mapped the entire surface of Mars

The Chinese Tianwen-1 orbiter has completed imaging the entire surface of Mars, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) announced this week......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 hr. 40 min. ago

Hubble captures a glittering cluster of thousands of stars

This week's image from the Hubble Space Telescope shows a stunning field of stars called a globular cluster......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 hr. 40 min. ago

NASA’s next-generation rocket returns to assembly building today

NASA's next-generation rocket, the Space Launch System, will return to its home at the Vehicle Assembly Building at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida today......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2022

Best cheap space heater deals for July 2022

Stay warm in cold spots year round without breaking the bank with these efficient space heaters......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2022

Virgin Orbit rocket launches 7 US defense satellites

A Virgin Orbit rocket carrying seven U.S. Defense Department satellites was launched from a special Boeing 747 flying off the Southern California coast and streaked toward space Friday night......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2022

Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus Spacecraft Successfully Boosts The International Space Station

NASA has successfully used the Cygnus spacecraft to boost the ISS' orbit. It's an important demonstration of capability in case the US is unable to rely on Russian-made rockets to handle the job in the future. The.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Brazil sets new six-month Amazon deforestation record

Deforestation of the Brazilian Amazon reached a record level during the first half of 2022, the INPE national space agency said Friday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Yes, Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft really could fly astronauts this year

Early data reviews of Starliner's first flight look good. Enlarge / Boeing's Orbital Flight Test-2 mission launches on May 19, 2022. (credit: Trevor Mahlmann) Five weeks have passed since Boeing's Starliner spacecraft returned.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Ibuprofen tablets with flavor added survive better in space

Ibuprofen tablets modified to survive in space have returned to Earth and shown that those with added flavor survived better with less degradation than those with no added taste......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Astronauts Suffer Significant, Permanent Bone Density Loss in Space

Kinesiologists Leigh Gabel and Steven Boyd from the University of Calgary have published a new study that examines the bones of astronauts, finding that extended time in space causes degradation in bones that never.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

NXM Autonomous Security platform protects space infrastructure and IoT devices from cyberattacks

NXM Labs unveiled its NXM Autonomous Security platform that prevents hackers from gaining unauthorized access to commercial, industrial, medical, or consumer internet of things (IoT) devices. Tested in collaboration with the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

NASA chief looks forward to Webb telescope’s first images

NASA is preparing to unveil the first high-res images captured by the James Webb Space Telescope, and its latest comments suggest they’ll be something special......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Apple TV+ to host panels at Comic-Con, featuring cast and crew from "Mythic Quest," "Invasion," and more

Apple TV+ will make its debut at Comic-Con and will host four panels centered around fan-favorite shows.For the first time, fans attending San Diego Comic-Con will have a chance to attend panels focused on the streaming service's critically-acclaimed.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Another Webb telescope instrument gets the "go for science"

The second of NASA's James Webb Space Telescope's four primary scientific instruments, known as the Mid-Infrared instrument (MIRI), has concluded its postlaunch preparations and is now ready for science......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Two Seattle startups racing to transform next-gen space travel

The phrase "nuclear energy" conjures images of large steaming towers or Tony Stark's arc reactor from the iconic "Iron Man" movies. But two Seattle-based startups are designing nuclear technologies small enough to pick up and carry that, thanks in pa.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

This 2TB SSD is perfect for PS5 and PC, and it’s $110 off today

Always running out of space when trying to install new games? The Samsung 980 Pro 2TB SSD is the drive you need to make such woes a thing of the past......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

EA wants your help to test the next Skate game

EA and Full Circle have released a development update for Skate and is requesting playtesters to assist with the game's creation......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Computational tools and new strategies make drug discovery more efficient

The chemical industry has only scratched the surface of possible molecules that could be used as drugs, which is unimaginably greater than the number of stars in the universe. To make navigating this vast chemical space more manageable, researchers a.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

"Safety in numbers" tactic keeps Pacific salmon safe from predators

Animals that live in groups tend to be more protected from predators. That idea might be common sense, but it's difficult to test for some species, especially for wild populations of fish that live in the ocean......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022