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:  extremetechJul 1st, 2022

Six tiny satellites will form a huge virtual telescope to study space weather

NASA has plans to study hazardous space weather events in more detail than ever before, using a group of six small satellites in a project called SunRISE......»»

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Plotting the death of our sun using data from Gaia

Recent research using data from the European Space Agency's Gaia satellite has shed light on the eventual fate of our sun......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 30 min. ago

Two galaxies collide in epic image from Gemini North telescope

Hard as it is to imagine, out in the depths of space entire galaxies can collide. One such merger has been captured by NOIRLab's Gemini North telescope......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

Making oxygen in space more efficiently using magnets

A group of researchers proposes a new way of making oxygen in space using magnets, which could help astronauts explore further in the future......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

A little taste of everything that’s out there

The book The Short Story of the Universe really does have it all. Enlarge If the spectacular images from the NASA James Webb Space Telescope have you hankering to learn more about what’s Out There—or at least to see more.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

How to use headers and footers in Word

You don’t have to take up space in your document for details like title, author, or date. Here’s how to add and customize headers and footers in Word......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

Over a year following FCC’s STIR/SHAKEN, America still has a huge robocall problem

Protocols like STIR/SHAKEN are a starting point to protect telecom, but the challenge of international borders requires global collaboration. Protocols like STIR/SHAKEN are a starting point to protect telecom, but the challenge of international b.....»»

Category: topSource:  venturebeatRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

LIPOWER MARS-2000: a portable power station for your ourdoor adventures

Power stations are recently becoming more and more popular, especially when facing energy outages. Or just when you need to have reliable access to electricity while camping or being off the grid. There are some very well-known and favorite manufactu.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

NASA data, acoustic soundscapes assess health of Amazon rainforest

From space, parts of the Amazon rainforest that have previously been logged or burned may look fully recovered with a healthy, lush, and green canopy. They may seem to be places buzzing with activity and full of sounds. But inside the rainforest the.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

A step towards quantum gravity

In Einstein's theory of general relativity, gravity arises when a massive object distorts the fabric of spacetime the way a ball sinks into a piece of stretched cloth. Solving Einstein's equations by using quantities that apply across all space and t.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Apple’s For All Mankind has The Right Stuff to be your next TV binge

For All Mankind's smart alternative history of the space race is one of the best shows on TV, let alone Apple TV Plus......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Mesmerizing video shows 50-mile-long lightning bolt shooting into space

Researchers recently conducted a detailed study of a gigantic jet of lightning that rose 50 miles into space back in 2018. On top of being massive, the jet also carried 100 times more electrical charge than a normal lightning bolt in a typical thunde.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Ice core taken in Antarctica contains sample of atmosphere from five million years ago

A team of researchers affiliated with multiple institutions in the U.S. has successfully pulled an ice core from Antarctica's Ong Valley that contains samples of Earth's atmosphere from up to 5 million years ago. In their paper published in The Cryos.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Why NASA Wants to Go Back to the Moon

The space agency’s upcoming lunar mission will launch the ambitious Artemis program, building on the landings 50 years ago......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Falling demand and US sanctions leave marks on SMIC"s earnings report

Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. (SMIC) has posted its earnings report for 2Q22, showing a 41.6% YoY revenue growth reaching US$1.9 billion. Gross profit was US$750 million, an 85.3% YoY growth from $405 million in Q2 2021. Gross margi.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

A new method boosts wind farms" energy output, without new equipment

Virtually all wind turbines, which produce more than 5 percent of the world's electricity, are controlled as if they were individual, free-standing units. In fact, the vast majority are part of larger wind farm installations involving dozens or even.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 11th, 2022

Hubble sees supergiant Betelgeuse slowly recovering after blowing its top

Analyzing data from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope and several other observatories, astronomers have concluded that the bright red supergiant star Betelgeuse quite literally blew its top in 2019, losing a substantial part of its visible surface and pr.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 11th, 2022

Want to colonize Mars? Talk to this outer space anthropologist first

Maybe infinity and beyond should wait......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsAug 11th, 2022

Vertical Brydge ProDock for new MacBook Pro & MacBook Air now available to pre-order

The Brydge ProDock is a new Thunderbolt 4 docking station for MacBook Pro and M2 MacBook Air, and it is now available to pre-order for $399.99.Pre-order the Brydge ProDock todayThe new docking station offers ten ports, a MagSafe charger, and a 135W p.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsAug 11th, 2022

Taiwan semiconductor industry projected to maintain double-digit growth in 2022

Despite demand slowdowns reported in the consumer electronic and PC space, analysts expect the output of the semiconductor industry in Taiwan to maintain double-digit growth momentum......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsAug 11th, 2022