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Pittsburgh's ambassadors to space are ready to return America to the moon

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 10:31
Astrobotic CEO John Thornton joined WKMG's Space Curious podcast to talk about the Peregrine lander slated to launch on a United Launch Alliance Vulcan Centaur rocket from Cape Canaveral. “Pittsburgh can barely believe that there's a moon ...

Ancient pottery reveals the first evidence for honey hunting in prehistoric West Africa

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 10:00
Honeybee hive products, including beeswax, honey and pollen, used both for food and medicinal purposes, support livelihoods and provide sources of income for local communities across much of Africa, through both beekeeping and wild harvest.

How Your Wristwatch Can Save Your Life

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 09:55
WHAT TIME IS IT? Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast/ ...

Scientists Perform First-ever Ultracold Atom Interferometry in Space, Leading to Possible Physics Breakthroughs

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 09:10
Highly accurate measurements are possible utilizing atom interferometers that use the atom's wave character. As such, atom interferometers can be used to measure the Earth's gravitational field or spot gravitational waves.

UAE partners with Japan's iSpace to send rover to the moon in 2022

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 09:06
DUBAI (Reuters) -Lunar exploration company iSpace will transport a United Arab Emirates rover to the moon in 2022, the company said on Wednesday, as the UAE pushes for rapid expansion in the space exploration business to diversify its economy.

Endometriosis: Bride-to-be 'pleading' for hysterectomy aged 23

Health News BBC - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 09:00
A young woman with endometriosis says surgery is being refused due to her age and childless status.

Oxygen False Positives: Study Shows Ways to Get Oxygen in Lifeless Atmosphere

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 08:54
New research describes numerous scenarios in which a rocky planet surrounding a sun-like star could evolve to have oxygen within its atmosphere. According to a Phys.org report, in the quest for life on other planets, the existence of oxygen in the ...

Say goodbye to wrinkles with the ultimate anti-aging device

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 08:29
The Microcurrent 3-in-1 Facial Toning Device is on sale for 63% off and helps serums and moisturizers penetrate deeper into your skin. Have you been trying endless anti-aging beauty ...

Spring Garden Pest Control

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 08:22
As spring arrives, it is time to start scouting for signs of diseases, insects and weeds. Once a pest is found that may result in significant damage, a control measure must be found to produce an economical reduction of the pest population. The control must also ...

UAE partners with Japan's iSpace to send rover to the moon in 2022

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 08:04
Under the agreement, iSpace said it would also provide the Emirates Lunar Mission with wired communication and power during the cruise phase and wireless communication on the moon. The Gulf state's first interplanetary probe entered Mars' ...

New Nanothin Coating Kills Superbugs, Fungi, Bacteria: Here's How It Works

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 07:48
A new nanothin coating material could be added to wound dressings and biomedical implants to prevent and even treat dangerous bacteria and fungi infections - even from the notoriously resistant superbugs. The new material is among the thinnest coating ...

40 Years of the Space Shuttle – Faith and Reason

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 07:30
NASA also remembers and celebrates with this video the 40th anniversary of the Space Shuttle, which first launched on April 12, 1981. NASA astronaut John Young and Bob Crippen aboard the space shuttle Columbia.

Warning over wearing a mask while exercising

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 06:42
Wearing a cloth face covering while exercise limits performance and physical capacity, a new study has found. Masked joggers also reported increased breathlessness and claustrophobia when exercising at higher intensities, according to researchers.

Music created from spider webs is as spooky as it sounds. But it may hold the key to talking to them

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 06:40
In a bid to communicate with spiders in their language, scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US have translated the structure of a spider web into musical notes. Researchers believe that the melodies generated by a spider's web ...

100000-Year-Old Fossilized Footprints Shows Similarity Between Neanderthal and Modern Children

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 06:38
A BGR report said that what these Neanderthal children were doing during that time the footprints were placed was that they were playing on the shore. As specified in said report, Neanderthals do not exist anymore.

The first ever image of a black hole's swirling magnetic field is released

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 06:14
A black hole's shadow is a bit bigger than its event horizon, the region from which nothing (not even light, the fastest thing in the universe) can escape. The area around this shadow is where we see matter either falling into the black hole or getting ejected out in ...

Indian jumping ants have ability to shrink brain and re-grow it — study

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 06:01
They are like catnip to researchers in the field. In contrast to their cousins, Indian jumping ants colonies do not perish once their queen dies. Instead, “chosen” workers take her place – with expanded ovaries and shrunken brains – to produce offspring.

Fireball Brightens Florida Night Sky [WATCH]

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 05:20
People in Florida witnessed a bright fireball streaking through the sky Monday night. Was it a regular fireball or an asteroid that passed close to Earth? Many people in Florida saw a fireball brighten the sky at about 10 p.m. EDT on Monday. The dark skies ...

Life on Venus, Other Planets May Be Proven With New Insight on Molecules

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 05:11
These scientists have long believed that phosphine, a compound that consists of one phosphorous atom encircled by three nitrogen atoms, may indicate proof of life when discovered in atmospheres of small rocky planets like the Earth, wherein the biological ...

NASA Expedition 64 Engineer Kate Rubins, Two Cosmonauts Conclude Space Station Mission on April 16

Google Science Feeds - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 05:08
(NASA) – Expedition 64 Flight Engineer Kate Rubins of NASA and two Roscosmos cosmonauts are scheduled to end their mission on the International Space Station Friday, April 16. Coverage of departure from the station and landing on Earth will air live on ...


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