Surprise solar storm leaves stunning glowing lights in the sky that have scientists baffled

Late on the night of August 7, a surprise solar storm slammed into the Earth’s magnetic field. The clash of the storm against our planet’s outer shield resulted in the appearance of a baffling aurora-like phenomenon known as STEVE, which is short.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrAug 14th, 2022

Indian spacecraft heads towards center of solar system

India's sun-monitoring spacecraft has crossed a landmark point on its journey to escape "the sphere of Earth's influence", its space agency said, days after the disappointment of its moon rover failing to awaken......»»

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Best Solar Generator Deals: Save big on solar portable power stations

These solar generators and panels will be enough to keep you powered up wherever you go. Get one now!.....»»

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Hubble snaps an autumnal nebula glowing orange from young, hot stars

A new image from the Hubble Space Telescope shows a nebula in the gorgeous colors of autumn, just in time for leaf-changing season......»»

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Hubble investigates the gorgeous remnants of a supernova

Scientists are using data from Hubble data of the famous Cygnus Loop supernova remnant to study how these remnants change over time......»»

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Mysterious antimatter observed falling down for first time

For the first time, scientists have observed antimatter particles—the mysterious twins of the visible matter all around us—falling downwards due to the effect of gravity, Europe's physics lab CERN announced on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 59 min. ago

Atari 2600+ sees its future in retro gaming

The Atari home video game system took the late1970s and early 1980s by storm, complete with faux wood paneling and a classic joystick with a big red button. Rival systems eventually surpassed the video-game pioneer but its iconic status, and fans, re.....»»

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Earthworms contribute to 6.5% of world grain production: study

Most gardeners know that earthworms help keep soils healthy, now scientists have assessed just how important their underground activities are to global food production—and how to protect them......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 30th, 2023

Bluetti AC180 Solar Portable Power Station review: Perfect merge of price, ports, and power

The Bluetti AC180 Solar takes on all the best aspects of the AC200Max and crams it into a smaller, lighter form factor that should satisfy most users' needs.Bluetti AC180 SolarPortable power stations come in all shapes and sizes, from larger than a s.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsSep 30th, 2023

A revelation about trees is messing with climate calculations

Scientists are learning more about “sesquiterpenes" vapors made from trees. Enlarge / The early morning sun shines through the morning fog on the countryside in Chongqing, China, September 14, 2023. (credit: Costfoto/NurPhoto.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 30th, 2023

Q&A: Seeing coastal storm impacts in advance can help communities prepare

Knowing the potential dangers posed by storm surge and high winds before a storm hits can help coastal communities and emergency responders prepare. Visualizations showing projected storm impacts can make the complex science behind the projections ea.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 30th, 2023

Scientists discover a durable but sensitive material for high energy X-ray detection

X-ray technology plays a vital role in medicine and scientific research, providing non-invasive medical imaging and insight into materials. Recent advancements in X-ray technology enable brighter, more intense beams and imaging of increasingly intric.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 30th, 2023

Japanese scientists find microplastics are present in clouds

Researchers in Japan have confirmed microplastics are present in clouds, where they are likely affecting the climate in ways that aren't yet fully understood......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 30th, 2023

Knots are untied as The Wheel of Time season two approaches its end

Plus: An angry Amyrlin, the Forsaken in Falme, and a small Seanchan surprise. Enlarge / Egwene abides. (credit: Amazon Studios) Andrew Cunningham and Lee Hutchinson have spent decades of their lives with Robert Jordan an.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 29th, 2023

Scientists observe interaction of components in tire rubber at the atomic scale

Scientists have observed the molecular motion of rubber components typically used in automobile tires—polybutadiene and carbon black—with the world's fastest time resolution......»»

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The Creator review: an ambitious, disjointed sci-fi epic

The Creator is a visually stunning, shallow sci-fi epic......»»

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Self-healing of synthetic diamonds observed at room temperature

A team of chemists, materials scientists and aeronautical engineers at Beihang University, working with one colleague from Yanshan University and another from the University of Chicago, reports evidence of self-healing in a sample of synthetic diamon.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 29th, 2023

Concave, umbrella-like metal complexes provide space for giant molecular rotors to operate in solid state

Solid materials are generally known to be rigid and unmoving, but scientists are turning this idea on its head by exploring ways to incorporate moving parts into solids. This can enable the development of exotic new materials such as amphidynamic cry.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 29th, 2023

Explosion in fish biodiversity due to genetic recycling, study shows

Scientists show that the extraordinary diversity of cichlid fish in Africa's Lake Victoria was made possible by "genetic recycling"—repeated cycles of new species appearing and rapidly adapting to different roles in the ecosystem. An evolutionary c.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 29th, 2023

Widespread antibiotic resistance among cholera-causing bacteria explained by gene mixing

Scientists have identified the source of antibiotic resistance that emerged within bacteria driving the ongoing Yemen cholera epidemic......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 29th, 2023

A Revelation About Trees Is Messing With Climate Calculations

Trees make clouds by releasing small quantities of vapors called “sesquiterpenes.” Scientists are learning more—and it’s making climate models hazy......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsSep 29th, 2023