Tuesday January 18-th, 2022

SpaceX Just Launched 'Most Spacecraft Ever Deployed on a Single Mission' SpaceX Just Launched 'Most Spacecraft Ever Deployed on a Single Mission'

The aerospace company's Falcon 9 rocket successfully transported 143 satellites and other spacecraft, lifting off from its launch complex in Cape Canaveral in Florida . On Friday, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said he was excited for the launch, which is...

SpaceX's Starship prototype explodes on landing in Texas after 'successful' test launch SpaceX's Starship prototype explodes on landing in Texas after 'successful' test launch

Despite the accident, CEO Elon Musk praised the event as "successful data collection" toward the ultimate goal of building "a fully reusable" spacecraft that can land on Mars . Big congrats to the whole @SpaceX team. After SpaceX confirmed that SN...

Trudeau, Biden to meet in February - NationNews Barbados Trudeau, Biden to meet in February - NationNews Barbados

The call was the first opportunity for Trudeau to express the country's consternation over Biden's move to cancel the pipeline, a decision that was made on the latter's first day in office. Gina McCarthy, the White House's national climate adviser, d...

Nissan commits to United Kingdom after Brexit trade deal Nissan commits to United Kingdom after Brexit trade deal

Currently, the batteries in its Leaf electric cars are imported from Japan. Nissan's Chief Operating Officer Ashwani Gupta said the deal ensured the company's future in Sunderland, where it employs around 6,000 people. British Prime Minister Bori...

'Look, Joe': Kenney wants Trudeau to push Biden on Keystone XL 'Look, Joe': Kenney wants Trudeau to push Biden on Keystone XL

In the meantime, the basin will continue to play a key role in supplying other non-LNG related natural gas demand in other USA regions such as the Northeast and the Midwest", Folse said. TC Energy Corp.is planning to eliminate more than 1,000 constr...

Pfizer And Biontech To Supply WHO's COVID-19 Vaccine Program Pfizer And Biontech To Supply WHO's COVID-19 Vaccine Program

Since the approval of both the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines, multiple reports have emerged detailing cases in which individuals underwent a series of mild reactions, while others suffered more serious effects such as anaphylaxis, a l...

Pfizer and COVAX Deal to be Announced Today Pfizer and COVAX Deal to be Announced Today

The deal comes amid growing criticism of vaccine inequity from both the World Health Organization and others as wealthy countries inoculate millions of people using shots procured through bilateral deals. so far are healthcare workers, an industry wh...

Moderna : Severe allergic reactions to Moderna vaccine appear rare -CDC report Moderna : Severe allergic reactions to Moderna vaccine appear rare -CDC report

The companies still must execute a supply agreement covering distribution, but the doses are to be delivered throughout 2021, starting by the end of March. Pfizer has been shipping the shots in special containers with dry ice, but even in the US some...

Vaccine Hoarding in High-Income Countries Puts Africa at Risk — UN Chief Vaccine Hoarding in High-Income Countries Puts Africa at Risk — UN Chief

Developing countries should have "the same access to vaccines as the rest of the world", Pfizer chairman Albert Bourla told a virtual press conference. Earlier this month, the CDC reported that 29 people who had received one of the two FDA-approved C...

Kenney issues letter to Trudeau, calling for action on Keystone XL Kenney issues letter to Trudeau, calling for action on Keystone XL

Trudeau told reporters. During a press conference on Friday, Trudeau said Canada is in a situation where "we are much more aligned on values, on focus, on work that needs to be done on giving opportunities to everyone while we build a better future...

Biden Order Blocks Keystone XL Pipeline Biden Order Blocks Keystone XL Pipeline

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said the pipeline was a key priority for him. Alberta Premier Jason Kenney has said the province has about $1 billion at risk if the project is killed. On Joe Biden's first day he decided to make things ...

Indigenous services minister says Quebec premier should show 'humanity' to homeless Indigenous services minister says Quebec premier should show 'humanity' to homeless

Earlier this week, Trudeau urged Canadians travelling for pleasure to cancel their plans but said there are limits to what Ottawa can do to stop them, given constitutional guarantees on the freedom of movement. As a result, Legault said, surgeries th...

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket aces eighth launch and SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket aces eighth launch and "envelope expansion" landing

SpaceX's latest launch was originally scheduled to take place yesterday, but this was delayed due to "unfavourable weather" in the recovery area off Florida's coast. Wednesday's launch came on the heels of a scrubbed Tuesday launch (Jan. 19), when Sp...

China's Lunar Mission Returning to Earth With Soil, Rock Samples China's Lunar Mission Returning to Earth With Soil, Rock Samples

The Chang'e-5 spacecraft has accomplished a number of firsts for Beijing, including the first extraterrestrial takeoff and first independent placement of a Chinese flag on an extraterrestrial body. - The ascender is expected to complete the unmanned ...

NASA's Artemis 1 moon mission rocket test ends prematurely NASA's Artemis 1 moon mission rocket test ends prematurely

Hydraulics are used to apply force using pressurised fluids. NASA and the main contractor for the primary stage, Boeing , have collected a lot of data about the test. He said that this issue would not have caused any interruption on a real flight...

Insurance firm offers mental health support as United Kingdom flood risk rises Insurance firm offers mental health support as United Kingdom flood risk rises

Flood alerts have been issued for the River Nar, Welney Causeway, River Wissey and North West Norfolk Rivers, with Shernborne Road now closed near Dersingham. The Met Office also said bus and train services are likely to be affected, with journey ti...

Willy Wonka Prequel Slated for Spring 2023 Willy Wonka Prequel Slated for Spring 2023

Warner Bros. has added the Wonka prequel to its release schedule. A new Willy Wonka movie is in the making. Apart from that, the film will be getting helmed by Paul King while Harry Potter's David Heyman will be jumping onboard as the p...

Two school girls discover a new asteroid making way to Earth Two school girls discover a new asteroid making way to Earth

And even when it does inch nearer to Earth's orbit, it still won't be that close, according to officials who say that the asteroid's anticipated trajectory would place it further away from Earth than the moon. And what if there was a giant asteroid h...

Tom Cruise Will Actually Go to Outer Space For New Action Movie

So, although the concept of a movie set in space sounds unsafe, I am sure Cruise and his team will take all the necessary precautions and make a film that will change the course of cinema. The 57-year-old actor will be making a movie at the Inter...

Halted rocket test could stall NASA moon shot, redo possible Halted rocket test could stall NASA moon shot, redo possible

Retesting the engines could further delay the multi-billion dollar program that is already years behind schedule and by some measures, is about 30% over budget. John Honeycutt, SLS program manager at NASA, said at the post-test briefing that it would...

Tom Cruise Shooting Movie on Space Station, NASA Confirms Tom Cruise Shooting Movie on Space Station, NASA Confirms

The Mission Impossible action star and NASA is reportedly in talks over a movie shot in actual outer space. After teaming up with Elon Musk's SpaceX for a space-set adventure film, Tom Cruise has formed a partnership with NASA to shoot a ...

India-Americans nominated in Biden-Haris administration. Who are they? India-Americans nominated in Biden-Haris administration. Who are they?

No less than 17 of them would be part of the powerful White House complex. The inauguration ceremony of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will be taking place on January 20. Biden also named two prominent female sci...

NASA announces the death of the Mars driller two years later NASA announces the death of the Mars driller two years later

Nicole Mole (mole, in English), the instrument was meant to excavate the red planet, reach depths of up to five meters and measure the internal temperature, contributing with information on the evolution and geology of Mars. So on Thursday, NASA o...

NASA's Boeing moon rocket cuts short 'once-in-a-generation' ground test NASA's Boeing moon rocket cuts short 'once-in-a-generation' ground test

NASA TV plans to broadcast live coverage of the firing - the final test in the agency's "Green Run" series - starting at 3:20 p.m. EST. NASA's Artemis I Orion capsule is being moved from the Neil Armstrong Operations and Checkout Building to the...

NASA's Orion Spacecraft Ready for Artemis I Mission to Moon - Lockheed Martin NASA's Orion Spacecraft Ready for Artemis I Mission to Moon - Lockheed Martin

After fears that it might require disassembly, Lockheed Martin has completed work on the Artemis I Orion spacecraft and has formally transferred possession to NASA's Exploration Ground Systems (EGS) team at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida .

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