Orion spacecraft reenters moon’s gravity on its way home

NASA's Orion spacecraft has reentered the area of the moon's gravity, called the lunar sphere of influence, on its way back to Earth......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsDec 5th, 2022

Scholars say it"s time to declare a new epoch on the moon, the "Lunar Anthropocene"

Human beings first disturbed moon dust on Sept. 13, 1959, when the USSR's unmanned spacecraft Luna 2 alighted on the lunar surface. In the following decades, more than a hundred other spacecraft have touched the moon—both crewed and uncrewed, somet.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News4 hr. 33 min. ago

The best smart blinds for Google Home, Alexa, and HomeKit

Smart blinds make it easy to control your window shades using your phone or voice assistant. Here's our list of the best smart blinds you can buy right now......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 2 min. ago

China scores a big win in race with US for influence on the moon

China notched a diplomatic victory in its race against the U.S. for influence in space, with Egypt agreeing to support Beijing's plan for a proposed project on the moon......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 1 min. ago

Three researchers show their suburban backyard is home to more than 1,000 species

A challenge among three housemates to identify species around their inner-Brisbane home has resulted in an academic research paper, showcasing the rich biodiversity in urban landscapes......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 1 min. ago

Psyche gamma-ray instrument hums to life, marking next generation for space exploration

Set 6.5 feet (2 meters) away from NASA's Psyche spacecraft on the tip of a boom, the mission's gamma-ray spectrometer (GRS) hummed to life on Nov. 6 for the first time since launch in mid-October. The GRS is one half of the Gamma-Ray and Neutron Spec.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 33 min. ago

For its final trick, Chandrayaan-3 brings its propulsion module to Earth orbit

On August 23, ISRO's Vikram lander detached from its propulsion module and made a soft landing near the moon's south pole region. The lander then deployed its Pragyan rover, and for two weeks the endearing little solar-powered rover performed marvelo.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 33 min. ago

The best movies on Peacock right now (December 2023)

The best movies on Peacock in December include The Exorcist: Believer, Requiem for a Dream, Man on the Moon, Jumanji, and even more of your favorite films......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News19 hr. 34 min. ago

PACE testing and preparation continues for launch in early 2024

Engineers are executing a comprehensive performance test to ensure the PACE spacecraft is ready for launch. NASA's Plankton, Aerosol, Cloud ocean Ecosystem (PACE) mission will study what makes Earth so different from every other planet we study: life.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News22 hr. 33 min. ago

Miami aquarium manatees Romeo and Juliet arrive at ZooTampa for care

Two Florida manatees whose living conditions at a Miami aquarium sparked online outrage have been escorted across the state by a caravan of wildlife officials to their new home at ZooTampa......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 7th, 2023

Four eruptive young stellar objects discovered

By analyzing the data from the SPICY catalog and from NASA's WISE spacecraft, an international team of astronomers has discovered four new eruptive young stellar objects (YSOs). The finding was presented in a research paper published in the December.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 7th, 2023

The weirdest and wildest AV gear of 2023

As 2023 comes to a close, we're looking back at some of the more interesting and weirdest audio/visual and home theater gear that wowed us throughout the year......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 7th, 2023

Dell XPS 15 is still at its Black Friday and Cyber Monday price

The Dell XPS 15 is a great laptop for content creators and working from home. It's on sale now at Dell for a great price......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 7th, 2023

Review: The Mac-ready Expressive E Osmose is the multi-gesture 3D keyboard controller of your dreams

Not all MIDI keyboard controllers are made equal and the new Expressive E Osmose is a great example of this. Now , the new 3D gestural music instrument and controller is ready to grace home studios, live performances, and professional sound stages ev.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

NASA"s Psyche delivers first images and other data

NASA's Psyche spacecraft is on a roll. In the eight weeks since it left Earth on Oct. 13, the orbiter has performed one successful operation after another, powering on scientific instruments, streaming data toward home, and setting a deep-space recor.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

These men once relied on the Aral Sea. Today, the dry land is a reminder of lost livelihoods

Brushing the dust from his hat and lying on the floor inside his home, Ali Shadilov recalls how he and other fishermen used to laugh at town elders who warned that the enormous sea they relied on was disappearing......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Where to watch The Family Stone

Come home for the holidays with the unconventional Christmas film The Family Stone, and we'll tell you where you can watch it......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Review: Philips Hue Festavia smart lights are the Christmas HomeKit upgrade I’ve been waiting for

Philips Hue launched a new version of its smart Christmas lights earlier this fall deemed the Festavia string lights. Smart home owners have been waiting for festive lights you can control with your voice for ages. Now after using them for the past f.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Man dies on way home from Panera after having three “charged” lemonades

A large lemonade contains up to 390 mg of caffeine, nearly the FDA's daily safe limit. Enlarge / Dispensers for Charged Lemondade, a caffeinated lemonade drink, at Panera Bread, Walnut Creek, California, March 27, 2023. (credit:.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

NASA"s interstellar mapping probe prepares for a 2025 launch

Engineers at NASA have completed an important milestone in developing the Interstellar Mapping and Acceleration Probe (IMAP) spacecraft. It's now moving from development and design to the assembly, testing, and integration phase, targeting a launch i.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 5th, 2023

Where is the Apple Watch list view button in watchOS 10?

You probably know by now that you can choose between two different Home screen designs for Apple Watch. While you used to be able to do that quickly with a long-press, that’s not available with watchOS 10. Here’s how to use Apple Watch list view.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsDec 5th, 2023