400 photos. 11 minutes. That’s what it took to create this time-lapse of the Earth and stars as the International Space Station over Namibia toward the Red Sea. NASA astronaut Christina Koch captured these images. It’s obvious that the...
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The image features the silhouette of one of my students during a workshop on astrophotography. He is standing against the background core of our galaxy at the Dark Sky Alqueva Reserve, in Portugal.
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Egypt recently uncovered 30 ancient coffins with mummies near the Nile River. (Photo Credit: KHALED DESOUKI / AFP via Getty Images)
Archaeologists recently discovered 30 ancient wooden coffins with mummies in the city of Luxor,...
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Images of Tesla’s Model Y prototype in the colour red have surfaced on Twitter.The photos were shared on Twitter by an account called @TeslaOwnersofMA, and depict the Model Y outside of what looks like a Tesla Gigafactory in Nevada.#TeslaModelY...
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The Orionid meteor shower will illuminate the night sky on October 21 and October 22. (Photo Credit: Soner Kilinc / Anadolu Agency / Getty Images)
The Orionids, one of the most stunning meteor showers of the year, is set to take over...
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A new report calls for NASA to update its rules regarding planetary protection—specifically, the spread of viruses, bacteria, and other microorganisms to other planets during space exploration.
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Qantas Boeing 787 Dreamliner plane flew direct from New York to Sydney. (Photo Credit: James D. Morgan / Qantas)
Qantas completed the world’s longest commercial flight over the weekend.
The non-stop journey from New York City to...
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Social media has become mainly about validation. We feel better about ourselves when someone likes our posts or photos—and we feel terrible when our posts get negative reactions, or worse, completely ignored.
If it happens more than once, it...
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Kim Moss, assistant professor of art and visual culture and coordinator of the biological and premedical illustration program at Iowa State University, is the first person to shoot video and photos of where the Parnassius clodius butterfly lays its...
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MinnPost photo by Corey AndersonMinneapolis“I can’t believe you people,” ranted the angry voice on the phone. “You value birds more than people!” followed by slamming down the phone before I could utter a word. He may have been reacting to...
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NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter is currently observing the planet from orbit and recently snapped photos of both the Curiosity rover and the InSight lander.
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Clarissa BeretzGuarani Kaiowá indigenous people in the Guapo’y Guasu community, in the Dourados Amambai Peguá Indigenous Reserve, in Mato Grosso do Sul. (Photo: Tiago Miotto/CIMI)
It's an outrage.
Key Point: Beijing has long stolen foreign technology and used it to reverse-engineer its own weapons.
Photos of the J-20 provide an up close and personal look at the fuselage of the new interceptor....
New satellite photos show the shipyard where China’s new Type 002 aircraft carrier is being built is just part of a massive, kilometer-long naval dock where even more large vessels might be constructed.
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NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir ventured outside the International Space Station early this morning (Oct. 18) to embark on the first spacewalk in history to be conducted entirely by women.
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Instant messages from 2016 suggest that Boeing may have misled the Federal Aviation Administration about a controversial safety system of its grounded 737 Max jets, Reuters reports. The messages, between two...
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Nearly a year after launch, RED has dropped the price on its Hydrogen One smartphone to $645 — a price that is still too expensive for what you get, and even at launch, would not have justified all of...
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