Researchers Made Ultracold Quantum Bubbles on the Space Station

NASA’s Cold Atom Laboratory runs super-low-temperature experiments in near-zero gravity that would be impossible to accomplish on Earth......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredMay 27th, 2022

Physics meets paleontology: The hotly debated mechanics of pterosaur flight

How do we go from a fossil to an understanding of flight capabilities? Enlarge (credit: Julius Csotonyi) A group of researchers has recently made an astounding discovery. Using an innovative imaging technique, an international.....»»

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PHE Power Solutions, HD Renewable Energy set up energy storage systems

PHE Power Solutions has cooperated with US-based Fluence to set up energy storage systems in Taiwan, while PV power-generating station investor and operator HD Renewable Energy is doing so by establishing a subsidiary, Star Renewable Energy, accordin.....»»

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A Chinese orbiter has mapped the entire surface of Mars

The Chinese Tianwen-1 orbiter has completed imaging the entire surface of Mars, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) announced this week......»»

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Hubble captures a glittering cluster of thousands of stars

This week's image from the Hubble Space Telescope shows a stunning field of stars called a globular cluster......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 hr. 28 min. ago

Motorless sailplane for exploring Mars soars like an albatross

Researchers have proposed an experimental sailplane which operates without a motor and which could sail through the martian air for days at a time......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2022

The hawk has landed: braking mid-air to prioritize safety over energy or speed

Researchers at the University of Oxford have found that hawks control their flight to ensure the safest landing conditions when perching, even if it takes longer and more energy to do so. Understanding how birds optimise their landing manoeuvres thro.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2022

Fossil discovery solves mystery of how pandas became vegetarian

The discovery of panda fossils in China has helped researchers solve the mystery of how the giant species developed a "false thumb" and became the only dedicated vegetarian in the bear family......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2022

NASA’s next-generation rocket returns to assembly building today

NASA's next-generation rocket, the Space Launch System, will return to its home at the Vehicle Assembly Building at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida today......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2022

Best cheap space heater deals for July 2022

Stay warm in cold spots year round without breaking the bank with these efficient space heaters......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2022

Virgin Orbit rocket launches 7 US defense satellites

A Virgin Orbit rocket carrying seven U.S. Defense Department satellites was launched from a special Boeing 747 flying off the Southern California coast and streaked toward space Friday night......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2022

Researchers use AI to detect new family of genes in gut bacteria

Using artificial intelligence, UT Southwestern researchers have discovered a new family of sensing genes in enteric bacteria that are linked by structure and probably function, but not genetic sequence. The findings, published in PNAS, offer a new wa.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2022

Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus Spacecraft Successfully Boosts The International Space Station

NASA has successfully used the Cygnus spacecraft to boost the ISS' orbit. It's an important demonstration of capability in case the US is unable to rely on Russian-made rockets to handle the job in the future. The.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

New study reveals impact of plastic on small mammals, as four out of seven species identified as "plastic positive"

Researchers investigating the exposure of small mammals to plastics in England and Wales have found traces in the feces of more than half of the species examined......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

New method boosts the study of regulation of gene activity

One way cells can control the activities of their genes is by adding small chemical modifications to the DNA that determine which genes are turned on or off. Methyl groups are one of these chemical modifications or tags. Researchers have found that i.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Brazil sets new six-month Amazon deforestation record

Deforestation of the Brazilian Amazon reached a record level during the first half of 2022, the INPE national space agency said Friday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

A ceramic aerogel made with nanocrystals and embedded in a matrix for use in thermal insulation applications

A team of researchers at the Harbin Institute of Technology, in China, working with a colleague in the U.S., has developed a new kind of aerogel for use in flexible thermal insulation material applications. In their paper published in the journal Nat.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

How managers of social media platforms could slow the spread of misinformation

A team of researchers at the University of Washington's Center for an Informed Public has found social media platform managers could dramatically reduce the spread of misinformation on their sites by combining just a few simple measures. In their pap.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Rare wild ancestors of feral pigeons found living on British and Irish islands

Researchers led by members of Oxford University's Department of Biology have found rare colonies of the wild ancestors of common domestic and feral pigeons......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Decrease in CO2 emissions during pandemic shutdown shows it is possible to reach Paris Agreement goals

An international team of researchers has found that the sudden drop in CO2 emissions during the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic demonstrates that it is possible to reduce emissions enough to meet the 1.5 degrees Celsius global temperature increas.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Characterizing the materials for next-generation quantum computers with nonlinear optical spectroscopy

Researchers at the Department of Physics and the Cluster of Excellence "CUI: Advanced Imaging of Matter" of Universität Hamburg and the University of California at Irvine have recently proposed a new way to characterize topological superconductors b.....»»

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