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To Infinity and Beyond: How space colonization may be happening sooner than we could have imagined.

3 hours 7 min ago
The human race has only ever inhabited planet earth. For much of human history, astronomy, outer space, and the universe at large has been an object of wonder and marvel. We have always discovered much of what we know about our world by studying ...

NASA's InSight Lander is in Big Trouble; Here's Why!

3 hours 30 min ago
Since the weather on Mars is so erratic, another dust storm might be enough to destroy the rover. The InSight lander is currently in hibernation mode. NASA engineers are trying to save what is left of ...

Mindfulness can make you selfish

3 hours 31 min ago
Date: April 14, 2021; Source: University at Buffalo; Summary: A new article demonstrates the surprising downsides of mindfulness, while offering easy ways to minimize those consequences -- both of which have practical implications for mindfulness training.

US marine tests positive for coronavirus in the NT

3 hours 56 min ago
The marine recently arrived in the Northern Territory as part of the 2021 Marine Rotational Force-Darwin — a training exercise that will see about 2,200 personnel rotate through Darwin by June. The Department of Defence has ...

SpaceX Falcon Heavy NASA Launches Vulcan Rocket for NASA Moon Rover Launch

4 hours 36 min ago
SpaceX's Falcon Heavy Rocket 2023 The United Launch Alliance (ULA), a rival to send a NASA rover and commercial lander to the moon, has launched the next – generation Vulcan Center rocket. In August 2019, shortly after NASA began announcing ...

'It's very exciting': Scientists discover another layer in Earth's core

4 hours 42 min ago
It's time to rewrite science textbooks. In a study, scientists claim to have discovered another layer in the Earth's core. Advertisement. For many years, it has been widely believed that the Earth has four layers: the crust, the mantle, the outer core, and the inner ...

Lyrid Meteor Shower Peak: When To See Fireballs In Lake Forest

5 hours 13 min ago
LAKE FOREST, IL — One thing we've all learned in Lake Forest and Lake Bluff over the last year is the enjoyment of simple pleasures like nights spent under a canopy of stars. It's even better when fireballs blaze across the sky — the brighter-than-normal ...

New Yorkers are seeing UFOs everywhere during the pandemic

5 hours 20 min ago
Sightings of unidentified objects in 2020 nearly doubled in New York from the previous year, to about 300, according to data compiled by the National UFO Reporting Centre, or Nuforc. They also rose by around 1,000 nationwide, to more than 7,200 sightings.

Physicists Use Rapidly-Spinning Black Holes to Look for Dark Matter

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 23:52
Ultralight bosons — hypothetical particles with masses less than a billionth the mass of an electron — could be responsible for the Universe's dark matter. In new research, an international team of physicists from the United States, the Netherlands, Belgium ...

How long does it take to take a full moon walk?

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 23:34
Come Says Location Living SciencesDuring the lunar explorations, members of the Apollo missions jumped across the surface at an average speed of about 2.2 kilometers per hour, less than half the average walking speed here on Earth.

Lyrid Meteor Shower Peak: When To See Fireballs In Sherborn

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 23:00
The Lyrids kick off the spring and summer meteor shower season with an Earth Day predawn peak over Sherborn. The shower overlaps with the long-running Eta Aquariids. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images, File ). SHERBORN, MA — One thing we've all learned in ...

MIT scientists translated spider webs into music. It could help us talk to them

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 22:43
Listening to the music while moving through the VR spider web lets you see and hear these structural changes and gives a better idea of how spiders see the world, he told CNN. "Spiders have very ...

Meet the SpaceX Dragon Crew-2 team: JAXA's Akihiko Hoshide

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 22:42
The Japanese astronaut was on the International Space Station when the Dragon cargo capsule made its first supply mission in 2012. Now Hoshide and three other astronauts will be the "cargo" for the next SpaceX mission ...

NASA's newly-extended InSight lander might be running out of life

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 22:34
Of all the missions that NASA has sent to Mars over the past decade, the InSight lander might be the one that has caused the most problems. The lander successfully touched down on Mars a couple of years back and it quickly became clear that something ...

Reality column: The Earth is literally dying as we speak

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 22:12
Quite frankly, I may not be able to see a long-lived, successful career for the reason of the human race's apparent fragility. All I hear about is how my generation “is the future ...

Toxic gas in rat brains shows potential for new dementia treatments

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 22:04
Date: April 14, 2021; Source: University of Reading; Summary: A potential treatment for dementia and epilepsy could look to reduce the amounts of a toxic gas in the brain has been revealed in a new study using rat brain cells. Share: FULL STORY ...

Police Respond to 38 Public Health Order Calls Since January

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 22:03
During the Moose Jaw Board of Police Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, a statistical extract for March was presented. The extract showed that the police service responded to 38 calls from January to March of this year.

New research uncovers mysteries behind little swirling groups of atoms

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 21:51
Exploring and manipulating the behavior of polar vortices in materials may lead to new technology for faster data transfer and storage. Our high-speed, high-bandwidth world constantly requires new ways to process and store information. Semiconductors and ...

Searching for ultralight bosons using black holes

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 21:51
Ultralight bosons are theoretical particles that have a mass of less than a billionth of the mass of an electron. As they rarely interact with their surroundings, they thus have far eluded searches to confirm their existence. If they are present, then the ultralight ...