Simulations predict the existence of black hole radio-wave hot spots

Black holes, regions in spacetime where gravity is so strong that nothing can escape from them, are among the most fascinating and widely studied cosmic phenomena. While there are now countless theories about their formation and underlying physics, m.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgDec 5th, 2022

Understanding Australia"s Black Summer through research

Science is shaping how Australia can better prepare for devastating bushfire seasons with the release of comprehensive research based on the major issues of the 2019–20 Black Summer fire season......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News2 hr. 28 min. ago

Where to watch Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

Find out where to watch Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, the MCU superhero sequel with Letitia Wright, Winston Duke, and Oscar nominee Angela Bassett......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 29 min. ago

Pain of police killings ripples outward to traumatize Black people and communities across US

As the video goes public of Black police officers in Memphis beating Tyre Nichols to death, it is a stark reminder of George Floyd's murder by a Minneapolis police officer in 2020. That set up the largest protests in U.S. history and a national recko.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News7 hr. 56 min. ago

Predicting human group sizes with physics

Only by knowing the average number of friends each person has, scientists at Complexity Science Hub (CSH) were able to predict the group sizes of people in a computer game. For this purpose, they modeled the formation of social groups on an example f.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

Final Cut Pro gets Blackmagic video codecs with new BRAW Toolbox

A new tool called BRAW Toolbox brings native Blackmagic BRAW support to Apple's Final Cut Pro, and it is available to preorder in the Mac App Store with a limited-time discount.BRAW Toolbox for BlackmagicBRAW Toolbox lets Mac users import their Black.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

Competing rumor says no folding iPad in 2024

A new rumor by Mark Gurman contradicts earlier reports of a folding iPad coming in 2024 while doubling down on a "light year" for iPads in 2023.An Apple foldable conceptAnalyst Ming-Chi Kuo uses supply-chain data to predict possible release windows f.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

Independent voters can be decisive in elections, but they"re pretty unpredictable, not "shadow partisans"

In the end there was no red wave. And there was no blue wave......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

Does failing to detect aliens mean we"ll never be contacted?

In a recent paper submitted to The Astronomical Journal in November 2022, a scientist at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne quantifies how the Earth has not heard a radio signal from an extraterrestrial technological civilization sinc.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

Apple’s Black Unity watch band looks great and supports a good cause

Apple has a new Black Unity Apple Watch band. Not only does it look great and is comfortable to wear, but it also supports a good cause. We go hands-on with it......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

Tyre Nichols" killing by police: Why is this still happening?

Video footage was released today of the interaction between Memphis police officers and Tyre Nichols, a 29-year-old Black man who died just days after being beaten by police during a Jan. 7 traffic stop......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

Nissan"s killer app: zero slip, zero slide and braking with ease

Nissan could position the new e-4ORCE all-wheel-drive system used in the Ariya EV crossover as one of the killer apps of its coming wave of electrified vehicles......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

Most criminal cryptocurrency is funneled through just 5 exchanges

A few big players are moving a “shocking” amount of currency in a tight market. Enlarge (credit: Eugene Mymrin/Getty Images) For years, the cryptocurrency economy has been rife with black market sales, theft, ranso.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 28th, 2023

Volcano-like rupture could have caused magnetar slowdown

On Oct. 5, 2020, the rapidly rotating corpse of a long-dead star about 30,000 light years from Earth changed speeds. In a cosmic instant, its spinning slowed. And a few days later, it abruptly started emitting radio waves......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 27th, 2023

First observation of de Broglie-Mackinnon wave packets achieved by exploiting loophole in 1980s theorem

University of Central Florida College of Optics and Photonics researchers achieved the first observation of de Broglie-Mackinnon wave packets by exploiting a loophole in a 1980s-era laser physics theorem......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 27th, 2023

15 years later, the MacBook Air could soon have its best year ever

The MacBook Air is 15 years old, and it could be about to enter the most exciting phase of its existence. Here’s why the next year could be its best yet......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 27th, 2023

A model that predicts wrinkle patterns on the surface of toroidal structures as they expand or contract

A team of researchers from Fudan University and Université de Lorraine has built a model that can predict the wrinkle patterns that will develop on toroidal structures if they expand or contract. In their paper published in the journal Physical Revi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 27th, 2023

Study: Black adults in the US are more likely to have had multigenerational family members incarcerated

While previous studies of incarceration and family life have focused on immediate family—parents, partners and children—a new analysis of a nationally representative survey of U.S. adults that asked about siblings, grandparents, grandchildren, co.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 27th, 2023

MSG probed over use of facial recognition to eject lawyers from show venues

MSG says policy is legal, while NY AG alleges it may violate civil rights law. Enlarge / Radio City Music Hall on December 14, 2021, in New York City. (credit: Getty Images | Alexi Rosenfeld ) The operator of Madison Squ.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 26th, 2023

Meta will allow Donald Trump back on Facebook, sparking wave of criticism

Critics warn Meta: Trump will continue to "spread lies and... incite violence." Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | NurPhoto /) Meta will restore Donald Trump's access to his Facebook and Instagram accounts "in the coming we.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 26th, 2023

Astronomers inspect a powerful radio-loud high-redshift quasar

Using the European VLBI Network (EVN), an international team of astronomers has performed high-resolution imaging observations of a powerful and radio-loud high-redshift quasar known as J2102+6015. Results of the observational campaign, presented Jan.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 26th, 2023