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Internet time and doomsday asteroids: this week in tech, 20 years ago  THE VERGE · 1 day
It’s difficult to remember a time when online media wasn’t arranged largely around memetic cultural events. On any given April 20th in recent years,... more
Pushing Boundaries: An Out-of-this-world Art Project  ASTRO WATCH · 2 days
A large-scale campus collaboration is underway to visually pay homage to the significant contributions CU Boulder has made to space exploration. The SpaceTime Underpass... more
Helium Hydride Ion Spotted in Space for First Time  SCI-NEWS.COM · 3 days
When the Universe was still very young, only a few kinds of atoms existed. Astrophysicists believe that around... more
The first type of molecule to form in the universe has been seen in space  SCIENCE-NEWS · 4 days
The chemistry of the universe began with helium hydride. Scientists have just seen it in outer space for... more
Universe’s First Molecule Detected in Space for the First Time Ever  LIVE SCIENCE · 4 days
Researchers just found evidence of the universe's very first molecule swirling around a dead star in a distant nebula. more
iPad Pro Diary: The 12.9-inch model has cured my Kindle Paperwhite envy  9to5Mac · 4 days
It will surprise no-one that I was an early adopter of the Kindle, buying one almost the moment they went on sale back in... more
Travel Through Wormholes Is Possible, But Slow  ASTRO WATCH · 6 days
A Harvard physicist has shown that wormholes can exist: tunnels in curved space-time, connecting two distant places, through which travel is possible.... more
Travel through wormholes is possible, but slow  SCIENCE DAILY · 7 days
A physicist has shown that wormholes can exist: tunnels in curved space-time, connecting two distant places, through which travel is possible. But don't pack your bags for a trip to other side of the... more
Travel through wormholes is possible, but slow  PHYS.ORG · 7 days
A Harvard physicist has shown that wormholes can exist: tunnels in curved space-time, connecting two distant places, through which travel is possible. more
The discrete-time physics hiding inside our continuous-time world  SCIENCE DAILY · 7 days
Physicists have shown that Markov processes, widely used to model complex systems, must unfold over a larger space than previously assumed. more
World’s biggest airplane takes flight for the first time ever  THE VERGE · 1 week
The world’s largest airplane took flight for the first time ever on Saturday morning. Stratolaunch, a... more
On This Day in Space! April 12, 1961: Yuri Gagarin Becomes 1st Human in Space  SPACE.COM · 1 week
On April 12, 1961, a human went to space for the first time! See how it happened in... more
Twin astronaut study suggests interplanetary travel may not be a health risk  TechCrunch · 1 week
The human body "remains robust and resilient" after almost a year in space, according to a long-term, multi-institutional study of twins, one of whom... more
Yuri's Night Celebrations Honor 'An Amazing Year' For Human Spaceflight  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
Yuri's Night — an annual celebration of the anniversary of the first human who made it to space — will launch 160 worldwide events on April 12, in... more
AOC's new 35-inch gaming display has everything PC gamers need  Windows Central · 2 weeks
AOC brings a refresh rate of 200Hz to its new 35-inch ultrawide gaming monitor. Ultrawide and curved displays are becoming more popular within the PC gaming space and... more
AOC's new 35-inch gaming display with all bells and whistles  Windows Central · 2 weeks
AOC brings a refresh rate of 200Hz to its new 35-inch ultrawide gaming monitor. Ultrawide and curved displays are becoming more popular within the PC gaming space and... more
Here’s the first image of a black hole  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Say hello to the black hole deep inside the Messier 87, a galaxy located in the Virgo cluster some 55 million light years away. It may seem underwhelming at first, but it’s... more
Spacewalking Astronauts Battle Stuck Panel, Wrangle Cables on Space Station  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
Two spacewalking astronauts completed their work on time today (April 8), despite a stubborn panel on the International Space Station that added several minutes of troubleshooting to their... more
Progress MS-11 Cargo Spacecraft Docks with Space Station Using Ultra-short Flight Scheme  ASTRO WATCH · 2 weeks
The Progress MS-11 resupply ship has docked to the International Space Station (ISS) after using an ultra-short flight scheme. The flight lasted slightly over... more
Japan spacecraft drops explosive on asteroid to make crater  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Japan's space agency says an explosive dropped from its Hayabusa2 spacecraft successfully blasted the surface of an asteroid for the first time to form a crater and pave the way... more
Aeolus well on the way to improving forecasts  ESA · 2 weeks
Assessing the accuracy of data being returned by completely new technology in space is a challenging task. But this is... more
Japan space drops explosive on asteroid to make crater  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Japan's space agency says an explosive dropped from its Hayabusa2 spacecraft successfully blasted the surface of an asteroid for the first time to form a crater and pave the way... more
Japan space drops explosive on asteroid to make crater  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Japan's space agency said an explosive dropped Friday from its Hayabusa2 spacecraft successfully blasted the surface of an asteroid for the first time to form a crater and pave the... more
Russian supply ship reaches space station in record time  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
An unmanned Russian spacecraft carrying more than three tons of cargo has set a record time for a trip to the International Space Station, docking with the orbiting outpost in... more
NASA Won't Have 2 Medium-Size Spacesuits Ready Any Time Soon Despite Criticism  SPACE.COM · 3 weeks
NASA isn't planning to change the International Space Station's current spacesuit configuration, which drew criticism after size constraints stymied the first spacewalk of all... more
Aireon activates service, begins flight-tracking trials  SPACE NEWS · 3 weeks
Aircraft tracking company Aireon initiated service with its space-based sensor network April 2, starting global monitoring of aircraft location and velocity on a near... more
Behavior of 'trapped' electrons in a one-dimensional world observed in the lab  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
A team of physicists at the University of Cologne has, for the first time, seen a particularly exotic behaviour of electrons on an atomic... more
Video: Building spaceships  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
How do you build a spaceship? It's not easy – because space is hard. It's endless vacuum, hot and cold at the same time, streaked with radiation – and you have to fly at eight kilometres per second just to... more
Vignettes looks simple, but hides a deeper puzzle game  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
It can be difficult to find time to finish a video game, especially if you only have a... more
Two New Planets Discovered Using Artificial Intelligence  ASTRO WATCH · 3 weeks
Astronomers at The University of Texas at Austin, in partnership with Google, have used artificial intelligence (AI) to uncover two more hidden... more
Senate reintroduces Space Frontier Act  SPACE NEWS · 3 weeks
A bipartisan group of senators has reintroduced legislation designed to reform commercial launch and remote sensing regulations, this time without a provision that led to the... more
Shadows on the Moon - a tale of ephemeral beauty, humans and hubris  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Between 1969 and 1972, a new type of archaeological site was created. For the first time, human bodies and the technology needed... more
LIGO and Virgo resume search for ripples in space and time  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
The National Science Foundation's LIGO (Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory) is set to resume its hunt for gravitational waves—ripples in space and time—on April 1, after receiving... more
Hubble Captures Birth of Giant Storm on Neptune  ASTRO WATCH · 4 weeks
Images taken by the Hubble Space Telescope document the formation of a Great Dark Spot on Neptune for the first... more
Scientists are about to restart the hunt for ripples in space-time - CNET  CNET · 4 weeks
Three powered-up facilities in the US and Europe are ready to continue their search for extreme cosmic events. more
Simulating nature's cosmic laboratory, one helium droplet at a time  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Two astronomers from the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy and from the University of Jena have found an elegant new method to measure the energy of simple chemical... more
National Space Council Will Talk NASA's Moon Goals and More Today. Watch It Live.  SPACE.COM · 4 weeks
The National Space Council will convene today (March 26) for the fifth time, and you can watch it live. The... more
Hubble captures birth of giant storm on Neptune  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Images taken by the Hubble Space Telescope document the formation of a Great Dark Spot on Neptune for the first time, report researchers in a new study. more
Hubble captures birth of giant storm on Neptune  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Images taken by the Hubble Space Telescope document the formation of a Great Dark Spot on Neptune for the first time, report researchers in a new study. more
Vega Delivers Italian PRISMA Earth-observing Satellite into Orbit  ASTRO WATCH · 4 weeks
On its third launch of the year, Arianespace has successfully orbited the PRISMA Earth observation satellite on behalf of the... more
MoviePass parent’s CEO discusses the service’s rocky year  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
In the space of a few months, MoviePass went from being the hottest startup on the block to a cautionary tale about growing too big, too fast. By the time the summer... more
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