Psyche 16, the asteroid that is worth more than the global economy of our planet and that is in the sights of NASA — Archyde

Drafting BBC World News 50 minutes Image source, NASA Caption, The value of its metals is such that it far exceeds that of the Earth. Its economic value is several dozen times higher than that of our planet Earth. That, of course, if one day we manage to monetize all the wealth that scientists estimate… Psyche 16, the asteroid that is worth more than the global economy of our planet and that is in the sights of NASA — Archyde Advertisements Continue reading Psyche 16, the asteroid that is worth more than the global economy of our planet and that is in the sights of NASA — Archyde

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NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft collects significant amount of asteroid Bennu — News Territory

Washington: Two days after touching down on asteroid Bennu, NASA’s OSIRIS-REx mission team HAS received images that confirm the spacecraft has collected more than enough material to meet one of its main mission requirements – acquiring at least 2 ounces (60 grams) of the asteroid’s surface material. “The spacecraft captured images of the sample collector head […] NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft collects significant amount of asteroid Bennu — News Territory Continue reading NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft collects significant amount of asteroid Bennu — News Territory

SpaceX test-fires Falcon 9 rocket for another Starlink launch – Spaceflight Now — Archyde

Live coverage of the countdown and launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from pad 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The mission will launch SpaceX’s 14th batch of approximately 60 Starlink broadband satellites. Text updates will appear automatically below. Follow us on Twitter. Spaceflight Now members can watch a live view of… SpaceX test-fires Falcon 9 rocket for another Starlink launch – Spaceflight Now — Archyde Continue reading SpaceX test-fires Falcon 9 rocket for another Starlink launch – Spaceflight Now — Archyde

Mission accomplished for Expedition 64, after a record 3 hour trip in space — Archyde

Environment & Animals The three astronauts Kathleen Rubins, Sergei Ryzhikov and Sergei Kud-Svertchkov arrived on the International Space Station (ISS) after a record journey of 3 hours and 3 minutes. According to an article Paris Match France of Camille Hazard A Soyuz spacecraft carrying an American astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts docked at the International… Mission accomplished for Expedition 64, after a record 3 hour trip in space — Archyde Continue reading Mission accomplished for Expedition 64, after a record 3 hour trip in space — Archyde

NASA releases the music of the Milky Way as “recorded” by space telescopes — Boing Boing

NASA translated digital data collected by space telescopes into lovely soundscapes that spark the imagination. A collaboration between visualization scientist Kimberly Arcand (CXC), astrophysicist Matt Russo, and musician Andrew Santaguida, this space sonification project is part of a NASA public education initiative. — Read the rest NASA releases the music of the Milky Way as “recorded” by space telescopes — Boing Boing Continue reading NASA releases the music of the Milky Way as “recorded” by space telescopes — Boing Boing

The invention of a 19-year-old Spaniard that caught the attention of NASA — Archyde

Maitane Alonso decided almost three years ago to fight against food waste. This Basque student therefore invented a machine to improve food preservation, which has earned her numerous awards, especially in the United States, reports The country. For Maitane Alonso, 19, the best is not to know that the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) gave […] The invention of a 19-year-old Spaniard that caught the attention of NASA — Archyde Continue reading The invention of a 19-year-old Spaniard that caught the attention of NASA — Archyde

The ozone hole has reached its maximum extension: “Concentrations in Antarctica have reduced to values ​​close to zero” — World Today News

This year the ozone hole has reached its peak extension, both in depth and in breadth. Which also means the maximum reduction of Natural “shield” that protects the earth from ultraviolet radiation potentially harmful. The scientists of Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S), together with the European center for medium-range weather forecasts by the European Commission.… The ozone hole has reached its maximum extension: “Concentrations in Antarctica have reduced to values ​​close to zero” — World Today News Continue reading The ozone hole has reached its maximum extension: “Concentrations in Antarctica have reduced to values ​​close to zero” — World Today News

SpaceX scrubs launch of Elon Musk’s controversial Starlink mission once again — GreeceOnline

SpaceX has once again scrubbed the launch of its latest Starlink mission. It was the fourth attempt to deliver a batch of 60 satellites into low-Earth orbit as part of Elon Musk’s controversial plan to beam high-speed internet down to Earth. “We are standing down from today’s Starlink mission due to weather violations on the […] SpaceX scrubs launch of Elon Musk’s controversial Starlink mission once again — GreeceOnline Continue reading SpaceX scrubs launch of Elon Musk’s controversial Starlink mission once again — GreeceOnline

October 2020: Mars is the Star! – Sky & Telescope — Ten15AM

As evening twilight fades, make a left turn away from the sunset point, and you’ll have an easy time spotting Jupiter, perched above the southern horizon about a third of the way to overhead. Not far to Jupiter’s left is a dimmer but still obvious star. That’s actually Saturn. The nearly first-quarter Moon passes near… October 2020: Mars is the Star! – Sky & Telescope — Ten15AM Continue reading October 2020: Mars is the Star! – Sky & Telescope — Ten15AM

The Age of Engineering Life Begins Now — The Frontier Post

MONITORING DESK Synthetic biology startups raised some $3 billion through the first half of 2020, up from $1.9 billion for all of 2019, as the field brings the science of engineering to the art of life. The big picture: Synthetic biologists are gradually learning how to program the code of life the way that computer experts have learned… The Age of Engineering Life Begins Now — The Frontier Post Continue reading The Age of Engineering Life Begins Now — The Frontier Post