William Shatner"s Going To Space On Jeff Bezos" Blue Origin

schwit1 shares a report from TMZ: The 90-year-old actor is slated to be part of the second crew to take the space flight in the New Shepard capsule. That would make him the oldest person ever to be launched into space. We're told Shatner will be on b.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotSep 25th, 2021

NASA completes mega-moon rocket stacking

NASA has completed stacking of the agency's mega-Moon rocket and spacecraft that will launch the next generation of deep space operations, including Artemis missions on and around the Moon. Engineers and technicians successfully secured the Orion spa.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News12 hr. 13 min. ago

Satechi"s new Hybrid Multiport Adapter combines USB hub with SSD storage

Satechi's latest MacBook Pro and USB-C iPad peripheral is the Hybrid Multiport Adapter that brings together a powerful USB hub as well as space for a SSD.Satechi's new multi-use hubThe hub adds four ports to your Mac — HDMI, two USB, and USB-C. Bo.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News12 hr. 45 min. ago

Male mice exposed to simulated deep space radiation experienced impaired spatial learning

A team of researchers working at multiple facilities in the San Francisco area has found that male mice exposed to radiation similar to that encountered by humans on long space missions experienced problems with spatial learning several months later......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News16 hr. 13 min. ago

Meet Starlab: Private Space Station Planned To Fly In 2027

Nanoracks, Voyager Space and Lockheed Martin announced today (Oct. 21) that they plan to get a free-flying private space station up and running in low Earth orbit (LEO) by 2027. reports: The outpost, called Starlab, is envisioned to be a to.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News18 hr. 13 min. ago

Rocket Report: South Korea just misses orbit, Ariane 5 to set payload records

"We do not see any meaningful positive catalysts for the stock." Enlarge / The Orion spacecraft is stacked atop NASA's Space Launch System rocket. (credit: NASA) Welcome to Edition 4.21 of the Rocket Report! Plenty of news thi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News20 hr. 14 min. ago

Tom Holland is a dashing young fortune hunter in Uncharted trailer

Director Ruben Fleischer's film is a prequel and origin story to the video games. Tom Holland and Mark Wahlberg star as fortune hunters in Uncharted, an origin story for the hugely popular video game franchise. Sony Pictures has released.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Paintmakers Are Running Out of the Color Blue

Dutch paint maker Akzo is running out of ingredients to make some shades of blue, the latest fallout from the global supply-chain disruptions that are spreading across manufacturers. From a report: "There is one basic color tint that is extremely dif.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Hubble Space Telescope gives unprecedented, early view of a doomed star"s destruction

Like a witness to a violent death, NASA's Hubble Space Telescope recently gave astronomers an unprecedented, comprehensive view of the first moments of a star's cataclysmic demise. Hubble's data, combined with other observations of the doomed star fr.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Cyprus aims for Mars with X-Ray rock dating instrument

Tiny Cyprus aims to join the global space exploration drive by developing a compact, X-Ray instrument capable of dating Martian soil and rock samples relatively accurately to potentially reveal more about the Red Planet's geological history and offer.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

How to clear ‘Other’ storage on an iPhone

If your iPhone’s storage has been consumed by content mysteriously labeled as ‘Other,’ we’ll show you how to take care of it and reclaim your device’s space......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Investment bank says SpaceX could make Elon Musk the world"s first trillionaire

While it was a 3% share rise for Musk's EV company that propelled him to the top of the list rich, analysts at Morgan Stanley believe it could be his space exploration firm SpaceX that adds an extra digit to his already colossal fortune......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Photon-counting distributed free-space spectroscopy

Remote sensing of atmospheric gas plays an important role in the fields of greenhouse gas monitoring, toxic, harmful, flammable, explosive gasses, and biochemical weapons early warning. With the advent of quantum mechanics and lasers, precise spectra.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Astronomers provide "field guide" to exoplanets known as hot Jupiters

Hot Jupiters—giant gas planets that race around their host stars in extremely tight orbits—have become a little bit less mysterious thanks to a new study combining theoretical modeling with observations by the Hubble Space Telescope......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Need for massive space telescope inspires lightweight flexible holographic lens

Inspired by a concept for discovering exoplanets with a massive space telescope, a team of researchers is developing holographic lenses that render visible and infrared starlight into either a focused image or a spectrum. The experimental method, det.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

South Korea launches first domestic space rocket but mission fails

South Korea launched its first domestically developed space rocket on Thursday but failed to put its dummy payload into orbit, a setback in the country's attempts to join the ranks of advanced space-faring nations......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

South Korea launches own space rocket for the first time

South Korea launched its first domestically-developed space rocket on Thursday, carrying a 1.5-tonne payload as it seeks to join the ranks of advanced space-faring nations......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

NASA’s take on future space travel is a wild sci-fi ride

A dramatic video from NASA dreams of future space travel where humans visit distant Saturn moons and planets beyond our solar system......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Leak shows overclocking Intel"s Core i9-12900K Alder Lake CPU to 5.2 GHz turns it into a cutting-edge space heater

Intel could reveal its Alder Lake-S processors for enthusiasts as soon as next week, but the ongoing stream of leaks is slowly driving the hype train off the cliff. The upcoming Core i9-12900K CPU has been spotted in a series of benchmarks where it s.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsOct 20th, 2021

Mercedes-Benz and Microsoft HoloLens 2 show off augmented reality"s impact in the automotive space

For customers that bring in a hard-to-solve problem, it was common for Mercedes-Benz to call in a flying doctor, an expert from HQ that would fly in and get hands-on with an issue. That could take days to arrange, not to mention the costs and environ.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsOct 20th, 2021

Disabled Astronauts Blaze New Space Trails

Efforts are underway to make space missions more accessible -- Read more on»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsOct 20th, 2021