Large exomoons unlikely around Kepler-1625 b and Kepler-1708 b, astronomers say

Only two of the more than 5,300 known exoplanets have so far provided evidence of moons in orbit around them. In observations of the planets Kepler-1625b and Kepler-1708b from the Kepler and Hubble space telescopes, researchers discovered traces of s.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagDec 7th, 2023

Study investigates chemical composition of metal-poor star HD 1936

Using the Ankara University Kreiken Observatory (AUKR) in Turkey, astronomers have performed high-resolution spectroscopic observations of a metal-poor star known as HD 1936. Results of the observations campaign, published February 15 on the preprint.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News3 hr. 24 min. ago

A step-by-step plan for safe use of GenAI models for software development

If you are a large-scale company, the recent AI boom hasn’t escaped your notice. Today AI is assisting in a large array of development-related and digital-related tasks, from content generation to automation and analysis. The development of AI is r.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News4 hr. 53 min. ago

New research reveals the children with "no voice" in the family courts

Important decisions are made about a child's life during private law proceedings—but a strikingly large proportion of children are not seen by the professionals involved, and have no voice, new research shows......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 53 min. ago

Spacecraft looks like a "Star Wars" ship. It just crashed into Earth.

The large ERS-2 satellite fell through Earth's atmosphere and will largely burn up, the European Space Agency said. An image of the falling spacecraft looks like a "Star Wars" TIE fighter. UPDATE: Feb. 21, 2024, 3:30 p.m. EST In an update p.....»»

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Job Interviews with a Robot: Why A.I. is Not Ready to Take Over the Hiring Process

Hilke Schellmann, author of “The Algorithm,” argues that AI-based tools aren’t ready for use in the hiring process. Yet, many large American companies already rely upon them. Hilke Schellmann, author of “The Alg.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News17 hr. 25 min. ago

Spacecraft looks like a TIE fighter. It"s about to crash into Earth.

The large ERS-2 satellite will fall through Earth's atmosphere and burn up, the European Space Agency said. An image of the falling spacecraft looks like a "Star Wars" TIE fighter. After nearly three decades in space, a satellite the length of.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News17 hr. 25 min. ago

How to dim the consequences of global light pollution

Our ancestors could look up and see the Milky Way—our galaxy—as a large band of white light stretching across the sky. Because of light pollution, that's no longer the case. One study estimated that 60% of Europeans and 80% of Americans have neve.....»»

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

Meat, legume or rice-based dishes tend to have a larger biodiversity footprint, study shows

Dishes like Brazilian steak and Indian kidney bean curry have an especially large biodiversity footprint, or impact on biodiversity, according to a study published in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Elissa Cheng from the National University of Si.....»»

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

Black hole fashions stellar beads on a string

Astronomers have discovered one of the most powerful eruptions from a black hole ever recorded. This mega-explosion billions of years ago may help explain the formation of a striking pattern of star clusters around two massive galaxies, resembling be.....»»

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

Smallest star ever observed is part of an exotic binary system

A large international team of astronomers has discovered the smallest known star to date, and found that it is paired with another, somewhat larger star. Their paper is published in the journal Nature Astronomy,......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News20 hr. 25 min. ago

The modeling and simulation of self-organized intracellular twisters in the Drosophila oocyte

Cytoplasmic streaming is the large-scale motion of cytoplasm (i.e., gelatinous liquid inside cells) inside a living cell. This flow, known to regulate various intracellular processes, can vary greatly between different cell types at different stages.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 21st, 2024

Blowout deal: 16-inch MacBook Pro with 1TB SSD gets $850 price drop, limited supply available

Apple's 16-inch MacBook Pro is a favorite because of the large display and elevated performance, but B&H Photo gives fans even more reason to love it, thanks to a sizable discount on a closeout 1TB model.Take $850 off a 16-inch MacBook Pro from B&H P.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsFeb 21st, 2024

Newly spotted black hole has mass of 17 billion Suns, adding another daily

An accretion disk 7 light-years across powers an exceptionally bright galaxy. Enlarge (credit: ESO/M. Kornmesser) Quasars initially confused astronomers when they were discovered. First identified as sources of radio-fre.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsFeb 21st, 2024

Dana blames UAW strike for $39 million Q4 loss

Dana lost $39 million in the fourth quarter in large part because of the UAW strike, which the company said disproportionately impacted its factories when Detroit 3 assembly plants were shut down......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2024

More frequent extreme droughts result in significant crop losses, say researchers

Climate change has resulted in increasingly extreme weather events worldwide. NIBIO research scientist Pål Thorvaldsen is among the many scientists who participated in a large international drought experiment initiated by the University of Michigan,.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2024

10 best epic movies of all time, ranked

Epic films have provided audiences with large-scale spectacles since the art form began, from classics like Lawrence of Arabia to blockbusters like Oppenheimer......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2024

Apple Silicon gets massive AI training speed boost with this new project

A new project to improve the processing speed of neural networks on Apple Silicon is potentially able to speed up training on large datasets by up to ten times.An image generated with Image Creator from Microsoft DesignerOne of the problems of creati.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2024

Dramatic images show a large satellite tumbling toward Earth

The European Space Agency (ESA) has shared remarkable pictures showing one of its satellites in what it describes as a tumbling descent......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2024

Anoxic marine basins are among the best candidates for deep-sea carbon sequestration, say scientists

Anoxic marine basins may be among the most viable places to conduct large-scale carbon sequestration in the deep ocean, while minimizing negative impacts on marine life. So say UC Santa Barbara researchers in a paper published in the journal AGU Adva.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2024

Detecting atmospheric rivers with satellite observations

Atmospheric rivers (ARs) are filaments of intense moisture transport in the atmosphere. These weather systems drive a large fraction of the extreme precipitation events over coastal regions. Detecting ARs in satellite observations has long been a cha.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2024