Tuesday January 18-th, 2022

Want to be an astronaut? SpaceX simulator will test your mettle Want to be an astronaut? SpaceX simulator will test your mettle

From there, it's all about fine motor control and your docking skills. TechCrunch notes that SpaceX has launched a web simulator that lets you dock the capsule with the International Space Station using the "actual interface" the crew rel...

Burning Jupiter: Astronomers capture photos of planet using `lucky` technique

The astronomers were able to capture the high resolution images of the deep layers of the planet's atmosphere glowing in warm colours through the planet's thick cloud cover. It is also quite special thanks to the fact that it was filmed in infrared...

New super-Earth planet discovered

This artist's concept depicts Kepler-62f, a different super-Earth-size planet in the habitable zone of a star smaller and cooler than the sun, located about 1,200 light-years from Earth in the constellation Lyra. According to the co-author of the ...

Dept. of Interior approves massive solar project for Nevada Dept. of Interior approves massive solar project for Nevada

Officials said the project would be key to stimulating economic activity amid the crippling coronavirus pandemic. "That project would be a major producer of energy", Mr. Concerns also have been raised about visual impacts to a nearby historic site,...

Scientists uncover oldest Homo sapiens bones ever found in Europe Scientists uncover oldest Homo sapiens bones ever found in Europe

The tools and the human remains found in the cave have gone through various processes including sample selection for radiocarbon dating, bone pretreatment, collagen fingerprinting. The most popular animals hunted by these modern humans included bison...

'Martian rock samples might bring alien viruses to Earth' 'Martian rock samples might bring alien viruses to Earth'

The launch period kicks off on July 17th. The meanderer's plummet stage, alongside some different parts including the as of late name Ingenuity helicopter, is painstakingly lifted and set on the wanderer itself, at that point connected with three f...

Mike Tomlin urges National Football League to open all facilities at same time Mike Tomlin urges National Football League to open all facilities at same time

With states across the country loosening restrictions at different rates, some clubs could receive permission from the government to relaunch facilities before others are allowed. When the Steelers drafting safety Sean Davis, Tomlin praised his con...

Scientists Join Forces To Study Jupiter's Atmosphere Scientists Join Forces To Study Jupiter's Atmosphere

USA astronomers have produced ground-breaking photos of the planet Jupiter using " lucky imaging " infrared technology that eliminates the distortion that the Earth's atmosphere causes in images, the BBC reported. Long wave infrared light allows yo...

Through The Lens: 'Spaceship Earth' Through The Lens: 'Spaceship Earth'

Biosphere 2 was made and arranged in Oracle, Arizona, between 1987 and 1991 as an experimental place to prove that humans can live alive and healthy in an isolated environment or location. This film is ready to release on the OTT Platform. We can. "I...

Article image Brazilian Amazon deforestation hits new Jan-Apr high Article image Brazilian Amazon deforestation hits new Jan-Apr high

Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon rainforest rose sharply in April, government data showed on Friday, as the coronavirus outbreak keeps many environmental enforcers out of the field and the country prepares to deploy troops to fight illegal logging.

Polar vortex brings rare May snow, low temps to US East Polar vortex brings rare May snow, low temps to US East

Meanwhile, a late-season polar vortex is headed to the Northeast, bringing record-low temperatures. MA hasn't had measurable snow in May since 2002, when 2 to 3 inches (5 to 8 centimeters) fell in the Berkshires. Saturday night will be another cold...

Burning Jupiter: Astonomers capture photos of planet using `lucky` technique Burning Jupiter: Astonomers capture photos of planet using `lucky` technique

They emit thermal radiation from the interior of the planet that can be captured by the Gemini Observatory . Sferics is the abbreviation for atmosphere, while the whistles are named after the hissing tone they made. "This is our equivalent of a we...

Astronomers discover closest black hole to Earth

Second, astronomers have detected almost every other black hole based on the way they emit x-rays after sucking in and tearing up matter from a companion. So they started narrowing down their options. If the newly discovered 4.2 solar-mass companio...

USA approves at-home saliva-based virus test USA approves at-home saliva-based virus test

Vault Health, a startup specializing in healthcare for men, has turned focus to help fulfill demand for hard to get COVID-19 tests nationwide. The test is by prescription only. "We will continue to work around the clock to support the development o...

China's new spacecraft returns to Earth China's new spacecraft returns to Earth

China's new-generation spaceship launched earlier in the week is working normally in orbit after completing a series of planned operations, space authorities said on Thursday. The rocket was 53-metre tall with a 22-ton payload. The cargo capsule wa...

Pangolins may possess evolutionary advantage against coronavirus Pangolins may possess evolutionary advantage against coronavirus

As such, the team from the Medical University of Vienna in Austria made a decision to study their genome to see if here lay an explanation as to how these animals can tolerate having a virus in their systems that is so devastating to other animals....

Spring Snow Forecast For Northeast As Polar Vortex Arrives From Canada Spring Snow Forecast For Northeast As Polar Vortex Arrives From Canada

The cold in the Eastern U.S.is the result of an unruly lobe of the polar vortex dipping down from the Arctic . As the polar vortex hits New England today, it'll bring winter-like temperatures and gusty winds . By Tuesday the region should see the...

New images reveal planet Jupiter like never before

The ultra-sharp Gemini infrared images complement optical and ultraviolet observations by Hubble and radio observations by the Juno spacecraft to reveal new secrets about the giant planet. The Juno spacecraft dives low near the massive planet every...

Fossil discovery reveals 200m-year-old 'squid' attack in action

Hart and his colleagues determined that the predator in question was a coleoid, a type of squid ancestor, named Clarkeiteuthis montefiorei . The skull of the herring-like fish Dorsetichthys bechei appears to have been violently crushed, perhap...

Full-flower supermoon rises on world Full-flower supermoon rises on world

This flower Moon will appear full for about three days around this time, from Tuesday evening through Friday morning. Known as the Flower Moon, it is the fourth and last supermoon of 2020. Full moons happen when the moon is on the opposite side...

FDA approves 1st at-home saliva test for COVID-19 FDA approves 1st at-home saliva test for COVID-19

After a spit into a tube, those being tested send their saliva sample to the lab via overnight courier or the US Postal Service, he explained. "This combines the ease of saliva collection with at-home collection", Dr. However, nasal and throat swab...

Trump Administration Drafts 'Artemis Accords' Agreement Regarding Mining on the Moon

The Trump administration is reportedly working on an global agreement that would lay out ground rules for moon bases and lunar mining. Whilst the US ruled in 2015 that any resources mined in outer space belong to the company that mined them, no...

US FDA approves home-collected saliva test for coronavirus

Developed by RUCDR Infinite Biologics , a biorepository based at Rutgers University in New Jersey, the test received "amended emergency use authorization" from the FDA late on May 7, according to a statement from the university . That said, the at-...

Kate Middleton Was Just Spotted in One of Our Favourite Minimalist Brands Kate Middleton Was Just Spotted in One of Our Favourite Minimalist Brands

The royal mom of three added that they check in daily with their family members and speak with them about the news and other stuff. Unsurprisingly, the Duchess appears as graceful and well-styled in quarantine as she does in routine settings, but one...

Tour the closest 10 black holes to Earth Tour the closest 10 black holes to Earth

A newfound black hole may be the closest black hole to Earth and you can spot its cosmic home in the night sky without a telescope. They could also help understand star collisions in trinary systems, and even shed more light on gravitational waves...

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