Monday October 25-th, 2021

Outer space: Switzerland takes the lead cleaning up the mess Outer space: Switzerland takes the lead cleaning up the mess

Currently, scientists with the USA military and space agencies around the globe use tracking data and probability models to help active government-owned and private satellites avoid pieces of junk. Funding was approved during the Space19+ meeting, wh...

Matchups, TV times and dates for 2019-20 bowl lineup announced Matchups, TV times and dates for 2019-20 bowl lineup announced

Whether counting each of the past three Big Ten championship games or the annual series with MI or other Big Ten and non-conference games with national attention, the Buckeyes can fairly say they have big-game experience. Instead, the Buckeyes are un...

Our Oceans Are Losing Oxygen At A Shocking Rate

This MPGCA Action event entitled Oceans and Coastal Zones Climate Action towards 1.5C pathways, is organized by the Future Ocean Alliance (FOA), the Global Ocean Forum (GOF), the International Union for the Conservation of Nature, the Intergovernme...

China shares Chang’e 4 moon landing video China shares Chang’e 4 moon landing video

That image was taken prior to Chang'e 4's touchdown, explained LROC principal investigator Mark Robinson, who's based at Arizona State University in Tempe. The first two phases have been accomplished, and the next step is to launch the Chang'e 5 ...

China Lands Spacecraft on 'Dark' Side of the Moon China Lands Spacecraft on 'Dark' Side of the Moon

A photo taken by the lunar explorer Chang'e 4 at 11:40 a.m. and published online by the official Xinhua News Agency shows a small crater and a barren surface that appears to be illuminated by a light from the probe. China's Chang'e-3 lander and Yut...

SpaceX cargo ship delivers mighty mice, worms, robot to space station SpaceX cargo ship delivers mighty mice, worms, robot to space station

Less than three hours later, the spacecraft was securely attached to the station's Harmony module. The station commander, Italy's Luca Parmitano, used a big robotic arm to seize onto the Dragon three days after its launch from Cape Canaveral.

SpaceX Launches CRS-19 Resupply Mission to Space Station

The space freighter is carrying 650 kg of fuel, 420 kg of water, 1,360 kg of dry cargo and 50 kg of oxygen tanks for the International Space Station. The liftoff, which was scrubbed Wednesday because of high winds, came at 12:29 p.m. HISUI provides...

China to Launch 'Artificial Moon' to Light Up Night Skies China to Launch 'Artificial Moon' to Light Up Night Skies

Still, the said the artificial moon is quite impressive as it is planned to be eight times brighter than the real moon . The satellite would use a reflective coating to direct light to illuminate an area on earth of up to 50 square miles, acc...

SpaceX Is Launching Program SpaceX Is Launching Program "Mighty Mice" to the International Space Station

SpaceX has designed as much of its space launch system as possible for reusability, and the Dragon spacecraft , which return from the ISS loaded up with cargo sent back by the astronauts living and working on the space station is a flawless candidat...

Chinese Lab Births The World’s First Monkey-Pig Hybrids Chinese Lab Births The World’s First Monkey-Pig Hybrids

Though both the chimera pigs born in the experiment died within a week, they were found to have monkey DNA in their heart, liver, spleen, lung, and skin. Quandaries such as this one seem to fall on deaf ears when it comes to China, however. The p...

Australia to trim government next year to boost efficiency Australia to trim government next year to boost efficiency

Morrison said the department of education would merge with the department of employment, while agriculture would combine with the environment department. 'I am very pleased with the performance of all of my ministers, ' Mr Morrison told reporters, co...

A More Emotional, CIMON 2 Returns To The ISS Thursday A More Emotional, CIMON 2 Returns To The ISS Thursday

Developed by IBM , CIMON 2 is the second iteration of the AI crewmember (CIMON 1 launched in 2018), but will be more sociable than its predecessor, and could prove crucial in exploring how machines can support humans- practically and emotionally- in...

Gallery: Falcon Heavy with Arabsat-6A - Hard as thunder, light as rain

Above: Arabsat 6A and Falcon Heavy by SpaceX, prepared for launch at Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA, 11th April 2019. This is Falcon Heavy's second launch. Now, the rocket is back on the launch pad for another attempt Thursday, with a similar launch ...

Parker Solar Probe's New Discoveries Parker Solar Probe's New Discoveries

As Parker gets even closer to its target, the sun will go through an active phase "so we can expect even more exciting results soon", University College London's Daniel Verscharen wrote in an accompanying editorial. There's plenty more time for...

SpaceX Rocket Launch Record Low Annual Since 2016, ISS Third Mission December SpaceX Rocket Launch Record Low Annual Since 2016, ISS Third Mission December

Around 5,700 pounds of supplies are on the way to the International Space Station after launching from Cape Canaveral Thursday. Winds in the upper level of the atmosphere were above the acceptable level for a safe launch, and seas near the drone sh...

ISRO chief says U.S. space agency NASA made an absurd declaration ISRO chief says U.S. space agency NASA made an absurd declaration

Chennai: Shanmuga Subramanian, a 33-year-old engineer from Chennai, turned into an worldwide celebrity overnight after the NASA on Tuesday acknowledged that he had given them the first clue leading to the discovery of the debris of Vikram lander o...

NASA discovers mysterious anomalies near the sun, scientists clueless NASA discovers mysterious anomalies near the sun, scientists clueless

The spacecraft called The Parker Solar Probe that was sent to Sun has moved closer to them than it was before and it revealed its first set of information from the mission. For example, the corona-the outermost part of the atmosphere-is far hotter ...

First giant planet around white dwarf discovered by scientists First giant planet around white dwarf discovered by scientists

The giant planet takes just 10 days to orbit the star and it leaves a trail of gas comprised of hydrogen , oxygen and sulfur. As gruesome as this might seem, white dwarfs can still host planets, and many of these star systems are thought to exis...

UN Says We Are Almost Certainly in the Hottest Decade Ever UN Says We Are Almost Certainly in the Hottest Decade Ever

The World Meteorological Organization said global temperatures so far this year were 1.1 degrees Celsius (two degrees Fahrenheit) above the pre-industrial average, putting 2019 on course to be in the top three warmest years ever recorded. Experts say...

IPCC blames climate change for loss of snow IPCC blames climate change for loss of snow

In 2015, the USA joined almost every other nation in supporting the accord, which called for keeping the global temperature from rising more than 1.5 degrees Celsius before the end of the century. Michał Kurtyka, Poland's climate minister who led the...

This Is the Future: SpaceX successfully sends Saudi satellite into orbit This Is the Future: SpaceX successfully sends Saudi satellite into orbit

SpaceX made headlines early previous year with the first-ever launch of the Falcon Heavy, and the successful return of two of its three boosters was a stunning sight. During its previous Falcon Heavy launch, SpaceX successfully returned the two outer...

High Winds, Rough Seas Delay SpaceX Resupply Mission High Winds, Rough Seas Delay SpaceX Resupply Mission

We'll be keeping our fingers crossed that the weather cooperates for Thursday's launch attempt, which will be streamed live by SpaceX . RiTS even mounts to the robotic platform that moves Dextre up and down the external rails on station and ensure...

Huawei’s move north positive for China-Canada relations: business specialist Huawei’s move north positive for China-Canada relations: business specialist

Last month, the USA telecom regulator voted to prohibit the country's carriers from using a public fund to buy products and services from Huawei and ZTE and also proposed asking fund recipients to purge their networks of those companies' equipment....

Facebook’s Crisis Response gets new features, WhatsApp integration Facebook’s Crisis Response gets new features, WhatsApp integration

It not only let people mark themselves as safe when in a region where a natural disaster occurred, but it also helps people get in touch, whether it is to offer or request help. Notably, only the ability to offer or request help has been integrated i...

Chandrayaan-2: NASA satellite finds crashed Indian Moon lander Chandrayaan-2: NASA satellite finds crashed Indian Moon lander

On Monday, NASA posted new images of the Moon's surface, claiming that the agency had located the "debris field" of the Vikram lander which has been missing since September. Two subsequent image sequences were acquired on October 14 and 15, and Nov...

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