Monday October 25-th, 2021

Boeing's Starliner lands after off course in orbit Boeing's Starliner lands after off course in orbit

Starliner settled gently onto its airbags at 7:58 a.m. EST (5:58 a.m. MST) in a pre-dawn landing that helps set the stage for future crewed landings at the same site. "We're trying to get all of the bugs, if you will, out of the system", said Fincke ...

World's oldest known fossil forest discovered in NY quarry World's oldest known fossil forest discovered in NY quarry

Experts told the outlet they believe the forest had once been so big, it spread beyond even Pennsylvania. "The Devonian Period represents a time in which the first forest appeared on planet Earth ", lead study author William Stein, professor of ...

"overpopulated" planets were found that are "as fluffy as cotton candy"

The fluffy globes are the lowest density exoplanets ever discovered beyond Earth's solar system. The mass and size of the planets have been revealed by Hubble, but there are thick clouds that prevented experts from learning more detail about the ...

At 42 Degrees, Australia Records Its Hottest Day Ever At 42 Degrees, Australia Records Its Hottest Day Ever

Why has this happened now? Several individual heat records for towns and cities have already been shattered. Extreme temperatures continued into day, with areas surrounding Adelaide and Melbourne reaching higher than 45C. The UN has also said i...

7 takeaways from wild 49ers win over Rams 7 takeaways from wild 49ers win over Rams

Jimmy got the pass off and I looked to find where the ball was, " McGlinchey said, "and that's when I just saw Emmanuel running down the field". "It's extremely disappointing", Rams quarterback Jared Goff said after the game. Garoppolo hit Kitt...

The Earth's magnetic north pole moves at unprecedented speeds The Earth's magnetic north pole moves at unprecedented speeds

The World Magnetic Model 2020 reportedly forecasts that the pole will be continuing on its path to Russian Federation. Earlier this year, scientists revealed that the Earth's magnetic north pole is shifting faster than anyone predicted. He said, "U...

New class of ‘cotton candy’ exoplanets are the lightest ever found New class of ‘cotton candy’ exoplanets are the lightest ever found

So, they turned to computer simulations to see what sort of atmospheric conditions could produce something like the super-puffs - overall very low-density, but wrapped in an opaque shell. "Though no more than several times the mass of Earth, their hy...

New York Giants: Daniel Jones Likely To Start Sunday New York Giants: Daniel Jones Likely To Start Sunday

Jones injured his ankle in a Week 13 loss to the Packers. Jones was a full participant in practice this week. "Through it, I felt like I've progressed every day and every week". In Washington's first meeting against NY back in September, Jones thre...

Truck driver arrested in Florida in 1980 Colorado killing Truck driver arrested in Florida in 1980 Colorado killing

Investigators believe she was abducted while walking from a bus stop after work to her aunt's home in Englewood, where she and a friend were living. On Jan. He was not required to register as a sex offender when he was paroled and his DNA was not s...

Maritime sector floats fuel levy to help cut carbon Maritime sector floats fuel levy to help cut carbon

The worldwide ship owning associations making this proposal, which collectively represent all sectors and trades and over 90% of the world merchant fleet, are: BIMCO; Cruise Lines global Association ( CLIA); INTERCARGO; Interferry; global Cham...

New Type Of Planets With Cotton Candy Density, Revealed — NASA Breakthrough

Now, Libby-Roberts and colleagues have come up with new estimates for the mass and densities of the three planets using observations with the Hubble Space Telescope , independently confirming their "puffy" nature. "We expected to find water, but...

WHO moves step closer to cheaper breast cancer treatment WHO moves step closer to cheaper breast cancer treatment

The risk of breast cancer increases for women over the age of 40. In the study, 237 postmenopausal (surgical, natural, or chemical ovarian suppression) women with ABC prior to HER2-positive directed therapies in the advanced setting were randomized...

NASA's Mars 2020 Rover Finishes Its Very First Driving Test NASA's Mars 2020 Rover Finishes Its Very First Driving Test

According to NASA JPL's announcement, it is successfully steered, turned, and drove in 3-foot increments over small ramps covered with special static-control mats. It has a set of upgraded wheels , too, making it possible for it to drive about 200...

Google Winter Solstice Doodle For First Day Of Winter Google Winter Solstice Doodle For First Day Of Winter

This Doodle is specific to those searchers in the Northern Hemisphere. Google also marked the summer solstice taking place in the Southern Hemisphere by releasing an animated Doodle which features the same corn-shaped head character enjoying ...

Boeing's Starliner capsule nears Friday test flight launch Boeing's Starliner capsule nears Friday test flight launch

The debut test flight of a Boeing Starliner astronaut taxi for NASA is ready to fly, with great weather expected for its launch to the International Space Station Friday (Dec. Alternate launch dates in case of a Starliner launch delay include t...

Leonard Fournette, NFL world react to Jaguars firing Tom Coughlin Leonard Fournette, NFL world react to Jaguars firing Tom Coughlin

The Jaguars fired Coughlin a day after an arbitrator ruled that fines against several team members were excessive. General manager Dave Caldwell and head coach Doug Marrone will each report to me on an interim basis. Tom Coughlin's time in Jackso...

New type of explosion spotted on sun’s surface New type of explosion spotted on sun’s surface

According to the information received from the sources, scientists have earlier examined the explosive catch and realignment of complicated magnetic field lines on the sun and this process is known as magnetic reconnection. The authors think other fo...

Boeing’s Starliner gets thumbs up for Friday launch Boeing’s Starliner gets thumbs up for Friday launch

The launch on Friday will see Starliner travel to the ISS and dock with the space station. Last week, SpaceX launched a spacecraft for NASA from Australia. The crew also recently participated in an integrated day of launch test for OFT and ...

NASA’s X-59 supersonic aircraft cleared for final assembly NASA’s X-59 supersonic aircraft cleared for final assembly

It could also herald a new era in fast space travel, as it attempts to overcome the problems that have blighted previous attempts like Concorde. "X-59 is designed to cruise at 55,000 feet at a speed of about 940 miles per hour and create a sound ab...

Mysterious ancient event 'set off 100,000 supernova explosions in our galaxy' Mysterious ancient event 'set off 100,000 supernova explosions in our galaxy'

The gas, attracted from the bypassing galaxy, would have provided the material needed to produce stars at the accelerated rate. During this period, over roughly a period of 100 million years, there were "stars with a combined mass possibly as high as...

Yesterday Was Australia’s Hottest Day EVER Yesterday Was Australia’s Hottest Day EVER

According to the country's Bureau of Meteorology , Tuesday 17 December was officially Australia's hottest on record with average maximum temperatures of 40.9 degrees Celsius. Long-term climate trends in Australia show sharp warming and an increase...

Ancient 'chewing gum' yields insights into people and bacteria of the past Ancient 'chewing gum' yields insights into people and bacteria of the past

Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories . Based on the human genome , the researchers could tell the inch-long ancient gum (pictured) was made of bird pitch and chewed by a female. Given fossil evidence found near the chewing gum, scien...

Permanent Hair Dye and Chemical Straighteners Could Increase Your Breast Cancer Risk Permanent Hair Dye and Chemical Straighteners Could Increase Your Breast Cancer Risk

Moreover, the study showed that for women , who are tested positive for a mutation in one of the five breast cancer genes, own added genetic factors termed single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) that can further aid the lifelong risk of breast ca...

NFLPA wins ruling over Jaguars, warns players NFLPA wins ruling over Jaguars, warns players

The grievance stated that Jacksonville had required its players to receive all offseason medical treatments at team facilities, which is against CBA regulations. Fowler was drafted third overall by the Jaguars in 2015. He was fined 25 times for missi...

Europe postpones launch of planet-studying mission Europe postpones launch of planet-studying mission

He said an investigation had been launched, adding: "More details expected later on today". It had been scheduled for 0854 GMT (3:54 a.m. EST). ESA director of science Günther Hasinger mentioned on Twitter , "a software error in the Fregat upper s...

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