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:  physorgDec 7th, 2023

Australian swimmer caught in riptides rescued using his Apple Watch

A 49-year-old experienced swimmer in New South Wales used his Apple Watch to call for help after becoming caught in an ocean current that was dragging him further out to sea.Shearman's Apple Watch was credited with saving his life. (credit: Surf Life.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News8 hr. 11 min. ago

The Ember Travel Mug 2+ is a smart mug with a really dumb problem

Apple's Find My support is handy, but a leaky lid design and limited battery life add up to a rather lukewarm smart mug......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News21 hr. 39 min. ago

Nearby exoplanet could be first known ocean world: Webb telescope

A planet relatively close to Earth could be the first ever detected with a potentially life-sustaining liquid ocean outside our Solar System, according to scientists using the James Webb space telescope......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News22 hr. 11 min. ago

Webb Space Telescope"s latest cosmic shot shows pair of intertwined galaxies glowing in infrared

The Webb Space Telescope has captured a pair of intertwined galaxies glowing in the infrared......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 13th, 2024

This Fire TV Stick is the most popular early Prime Day tech deal

It’s time to add some movie and TV show apps to your life: Take home the Amazon Fire TV Stick for only $18 as part of Amazon’s early Prime Day deals......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 13th, 2024

Fly Me to the Moon review: charming, bubbly fun

Scarlett Johansson brings her full star power to the sparkly, crowd-pleasing new screwball space movie, Fly Me to the Moon......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 13th, 2024

AMD may lose a golden opportunity to beat Nvidia this year

Jacob Roach / Digital Trends A year and a half after the launch of RDNA 3, AMD’s graphics card lineup has grown a little stagnant — as has Nvidia’s. We’re all waiting for a new generation, and according to previous leaks, AMD.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 13th, 2024

NATO allies pledge $1 billion to promote sharing of space-based intel

Agreement marks the largest investment in space-based capabilities in NATO’s history. Enlarge / Heads of state pose for a group photo at an event Tuesday celebrating the 75th anniversary of NATO. (credit: Kevin Dietsch/Getty Im.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJul 13th, 2024

This new Windows 11 setting could improve performance and battery life

A new power setting is spotted in the new 26252 build Microsoft recently released giving users a new but hidden Power setting enhancement......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 12th, 2024

Exploring three-dimensional quantum Griffiths singularity in bulk unconventional iron-based superconductors

Exploration of exotic quantum phase transitions has always been a focus in condensed matter physics. Critical phenomena in a phase transition are entirely determined by the universality class, which is controlled by the spatial and/or order-parameter.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 12th, 2024

How astronomers work out the size of the solar system

The size of the solar system is defined by the volume of space over which the sun's influence exceeds those of other nearby stars in the Milky Way galaxy. This influence derives from two fundamental forces of nature: gravity and magnetism......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 12th, 2024

SpaceX space junk crashed onto Saskatchewan farmland, highlighting a potential impending disaster

In late April, farmers in Saskatchewan stumbled upon spacecraft fragments while preparing their fields for seeding. It sounds like the beginning of a science fiction movie, but this really happened, sending a powerful warning: it is only a matter of.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 12th, 2024

Croc"s deadly last meal in Ancient Egypt unearthed

Scientists have used state of the art 3D imaging technology to piece together the life—and probable death—of a 2.2 meter-long crocodile mummified by the ancient Egyptians......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 12th, 2024

Vivid portrait of interacting galaxies marks Webb"s second anniversary

A duo of interacting galaxies commemorates the second science anniversary of NASA's James Webb Space Telescope, which takes constant observations, including images and highly detailed data known as spectra. Its operations have led to a "parade" of di.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 12th, 2024

What flavor is that neutrino? Adding flavor helps to track neutrino movement in astrophysical systems

Neutrinos have a quantum mechanical property called "flavor." This flavor can transform as neutrinos move through space. A major challenge is to keep track of both the physical movement of the neutrinos and their change of flavor in astrophysical sys.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 12th, 2024

Selection processes play dominant role in shaping coexisting assemblages of trees and soil fungi: Study

Community assembly is shaped by four main processes: selection—fitness differences between organisms; dispersal—organisms' movement across space; drift—unpredictable variation in abundance; and diversification—new genetic variants. However, w.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 12th, 2024

Webb captures a Penguin and an Egg for its two-year anniversary

Today, July 12, marks two years since the first images from the James Webb Space Telescope were unveiled, and scientists have release a new image to celebrate......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 12th, 2024

3D printing tested for emergency spacecraft and medical supplies in space

Recently a team from the University of California, Berkeley, sent a new 3D printer to space on a Virgin Galactic mission......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 12th, 2024

free watchband when you preorder the Galaxy Watch Ultra

The next generation of the Samsung smartwatch is here. Preorder the Galaxy Watch Ultra today and get a second watchband for free!.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 12th, 2024

Windows 10 end-of-life: Here’s when you’ll be forced to upgrade and what to do

Windows 10 is officially reaching its end of life in 2025. If you haven't upgraded to Windows 11 yet, here's what you need to do to be ready......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 12th, 2024