NASA"s Fermi telescope confirms star wreck as source of extreme cosmic particles

Astronomers have long sought the launch sites for some of the highest-energy protons in our galaxy. Now a study using 12 years of data from NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope confirms that one supernova remnant is just such a place......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgAug 10th, 2022

When transparency is also obscurity: The conundrum that is open-source security

Open-source software (OSS) has a lot of advocates. After all, why would we continuously try and write code that solves problems that others have already solved? Why not share the knowledge and gradually and incrementally improve existing open-source.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News2 hr. 6 min. ago

Dream, the Minecraft-playing YouTube star, finally reveals his face

Dream, a YouTube star with more than 30 million subscribers, has finally revealed his face after hiding behind a smiley-face mask for years......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated News7 hr. 38 min. ago

Watch NASA’s cinematic trailer for this week’s SpaceX Crew-5 launch

NASA has released a cinematic trailer as part of the build-up for this week's SpaceX Crew-5 mission to the International Space Station......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 38 min. ago

NASA needs good weather for Wednesday’s Crew-5 launch. How’s it looking?

NASA needs good weather conditions to launch SpaceX's Crew-5 astronauts from the Kennedy Space Center to the space station on Wednesday. So how's it looking?.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 38 min. ago

Google prototypes, open sources an extra-long keyboard with one row of keys

Open source files for Google Japan's latest joke concept are on GitHub. Enlarge / Google Japan jokes that you can increase productivity by having two people type on the keyboard simultaneously. (credit: Google Japan) Google Ja.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News13 hr. 6 min. ago

Research team achieves breakthrough in the production of an acclaimed cancer-treating drug

Stanford University researchers have discovered a rapid and sustainable way to synthetically produce a promising cancer-fighting compound right in the lab. The compound's availability has been limited because its only currently known natural source i.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 6 min. ago

Image: Sun releases strong solar flare

The sun emitted a strong solar flare that peaked at 4:25 p.m. EDT on Oct. 2, 2022. NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, which watches the sun constantly, captured an image of the event......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 6 min. ago

SOAR Telescope catches Dimorphos"s expanding comet-like tail after DART spacecraft impact

NASA's Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) spacecraft intentionally crashed into Dimorphos, the asteroid moonlet in the double-asteroid system of Didymos, on Monday, 26 September 2022. This was the first planetary defense test in which an impact.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 6 min. ago

Tim Cook granted special audience with Pope Francis

Pope Francis had a private meeting with Apple CEO Tim Cook, as the Apple executive European tour continues.Pope Francis meets with Tim Cook (Source: Vatican Media)Cook's tour has so far seen him make unannounced stops in the UK, Germany, and in Italy.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News22 hr. 38 min. ago

Daily deals Oct. 3: $199 Gen 1 Apple Watch SE, $195 Kindle Paperwhite, $200 off iRobot Roomba j7+, more

Alongside $80 off a first-gen Apple Watch SE, Sunday's best deals include $539 off a 2020 iMac 4K, a Razer Star Wars wireless mouse for $36, and much more.Best Deals for October 3AppleInsider checks online stores daily to uncover discounts and offers.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

iPhone crash detection calls cops to deadly wreck

A passenger's iPhone automatically alerted responders to a fatal car crash in Nebraska that was called "the worst crash" in the area in some time.The new crash detection feature of iPhone 14 was triggered after the Honda Accord's collision around 2:1.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

CSOT starts production at new 8.6G LCD panel fab

China Star Optoelectronics Technology (CSOT) recently kicked off production at t9, a newly completed 8.6G LCD panel line in Guangzhou, southern China, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

Hubble spots cocoon of gas protecting galaxy for the first time

Research using the Hubble Space Telescope reveals a protective shield which has kept two of our neighboring galaxies safe for billions of years......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 1st, 2022

NASA’s Space Launch System rocket undamaged by hurricane, will launch next month

With hurricane Ian having moved past Florida, NASA has confirmed that its SLS rocket was not damaged and has set a new date for the next launch attempt......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 1st, 2022

NASA’s observatory in an airplane, SOFIA, takes its last flight

NASA's observatory on an airplane, SOFIA, has taken its last flight and will be retiring from service......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 1st, 2022

NASA eyes November for launch attempt of Moon rocket

NASA said Friday it would try to launch its Moon mega-rocket in November, without committing to a precise date for the much-delayed Artemis 1 mission......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 1st, 2022

Deepfake Bruce Willis may be the next Hollywood star, and he’s OK with that

Tech will allow Willis' doppelgänger to continue working despite language disorder diagnosis. Enlarge / Deepfake Bruce Willis as he appeared in a 2021 commercial for Russian mobile company MegaFon. (credit: MegaFon) Bruce Wil.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 30th, 2022

Most Twitter users don"t follow political elites, researchers suggest

While social media platforms are the primary source of political information for a growing number of people, a majority of Twitter users do not follow either members of Congress, their president or news media, a new study suggests. They are much more.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 30th, 2022

Best mattress topper with 49,000 5-star reviews is only $25 today

Countless people out there have trouble falling asleep or staying asleep at night. There are a million different possibilities for the root cause, but the issue might be your mattress. That said, there’s a very good chance that you won’t.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsSep 30th, 2022

Apple procurement VP fired over TikTok breast joke

Apple Vice President Tony Blevins is being shown the door at Apple after he made a crude comment about fondling women in a viral video on TikTok.Apple Store glass manufacturing in Germany. | Source: AppleTikTok and Instagram creator Daniel Mac had ap.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsSep 30th, 2022