ISS astronaut reveals how he captures all those amazing Earth photos

Despite the enviable vantage point 250 miles above Earth, it's a lot harder than you might think to capture amazing images from the International Space Station......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsSep 24th, 2021

A national network examining Earth"s planetary limits

University of California San Diego Physics Professor Tom Murphy is among five authors of an essay, appearing in the November 2021 issue of the journal Energy Research & Social Science, that cautions current levels of worldwide economic growth, energy.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News11 hr. 53 min. ago

Apple Watch Series 7 teardown reveals big screen changes, minor battery upgrade

Repair specialist iFixit performed its customary teardown of Apple Watch Series 7 this week, revealing unannounced component specifications and highlighting tentpole features like the wearable's larger screen.The all-in-one teardown includes both 41m.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News12 hr. 25 min. ago

Apple Watch Series 7 teardown reveals new display tech and a slightly bigger battery

The Apple Watch Series 7 teardown by iFixit revealed some changes under the hood, including new display tech and bigger battery......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 53 min. ago

The M1 Max MacBook Pro seems to have unbelievable video-editing prowess

A new benchmark for Apple's M1 Max reveals incredible power in Premiere Pro, outpacing even the most powerful laptops by a significant margin......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 53 min. ago

More than 100,000 people have had their eyes scanned for free cryptocurrency

Worldcoin reveals "orb" scanner, aims to distribute cryptocurrency to 1 billion people. Enlarge / People in Chile with Worldcoin's "Orb" iris scanner. (credit: Worldcoin) More than 100,000 people have had their eyes scanned in.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News14 hr. 25 min. ago

Meet Starlab: Private Space Station Planned To Fly In 2027

Nanoracks, Voyager Space and Lockheed Martin announced today (Oct. 21) that they plan to get a free-flying private space station up and running in low Earth orbit (LEO) by 2027. reports: The outpost, called Starlab, is envisioned to be a to.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News17 hr. 53 min. ago

ESA moves forward with Destination Earth

Earth observation provides a wealth of information to benefit our daily lives. As the demand for satellite data grows to address the challenges of climate change and a growing population, ESA, under the leadership of the European Commission, along wi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 25 min. ago

The best Black Friday Nintendo Switch deals for 2021

Looking for the best Black Friday Nintendo Switch deals? Even after the big day you can expect amazing deals on consoles, games, and more......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News21 hr. 25 min. ago

Shenmao begins shipping niche-market solder materials

Solder material maker Shenmao Technology in September 2021 began to ship lead-free solder paste used in production of low-earth orbit satellites to be launched by SpaceX, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

NASA photos show Orion capsule atop its mega moon rocket

NASA has taken a big step toward the launch of the Artemis I moon mission after placing the Orion crew capsule atop the almighty SLS rocket......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

New Xbox SSDs: $400 for 2TB of proprietary storage

The announcement on Xbox Wire reveals 512GB and 2TB options for Seagate's Xbox Series X and S expansion cards, which command $140 and $400, respectively. They join the existing 1TB card priced at $220......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Intel Core i9-12900K spotted with unique retail packaging

Reddit user Seby9123 posted the the photos of the Core i9-12900K in the Intel subreddit, claiming to have acquired two of them for $610 (pre-tax) each, which would compare favorably to AMD's competing Ryzen 9 5950X, which is $725. The user claims to.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Climate tipping might be predicted using algebraic topology

The Earth's climate system seems to have shifted abruptly between colder and warmer modes in the past. Do we risk the same today from anthropogenic climate change? Frankly, climate models cannot answer that question yet. But a result in the journal C.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Bat study reveals secrets of the social brain

Whether chatting with friends at a dinner party or managing a high-stakes meeting at work, communicating with others in a group requires a complex set of mental tasks. Our brains must track who is speaking and what is being said, as well as what our.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Google Pixel 6 vs. Pixel 6 Pro camera: Which is the best to buy?

The Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro have comparable cameras set apart by subtle differences. Read more to learn which will take the best photos for your needs......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Health tech (including blood pressure monitors) is ON SALE at Best Buy today

Right now, you'll find some amazing markdowns on health and wellness products designed to help you monitor your personal health at home.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Assessment reveals human activity, not habitat availability, is greatest driver of ape abundance

The first-ever Africa-wide assessment of great apes—gorillas, bonobos and chimpanzees—finds that human factors, including roads, population density and GDP, determine abundance more than ecological factors such as forest cover......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Study reveals inland arid climate dynamics over Asia since the Holocene

A joint research team led by Prof. Shi Zhengguo from the Institute of Earth Environment of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and their collaborators revealed the inland arid climate dynamics over Asia since the Holocene......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Ten mysteries of Venus

The surface of Venus is completely inhospitable for life: barren, dry, crushed under an atmosphere about 90 times the pressure of Earth's and roasted by temperatures two times hotter than an oven. But was it always that way? Could Venus once have bee.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Microplastics are in the air we breathe and in Earth"s atmosphere, and they affect the climate

Microplastics are found in the most remote places on land and in the ocean as well as in our food. Now several studies around the world have confirmed they are also present in the air we breathe......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021