Monday, August 8, 2022
Perseverance Scouts First Sampling Location: A light-colored “paver stone” like the ones seen in this mosaic will be the likely target for first sampling by the Perseverance rover. The image was taken on July 8, 2021, in the “Cratered...
MIT physicists have observed signs of a rare type of superconductivity in a material called “magic-angle” twisted trilayer graphene. Credit: Courtesy of Pablo Jarillo-Herrero, Yuan Cao, Jeong Min Park, et al New findings might help inform the design of more...
When the Sun evolves to become a red giant star, the Earth may be swallowed by our star’s atmosphere, and with a much more unstable solar wind, even the resilient and protective magnetospheres of the giant outer planets may...
Once deployed and working, ERA will be the first robotic joint to service Russian segments of the ISS. The 37-foot-long arm has autonomous capabilities, and it will be capable of “walking” along the exterior of the ISS. Moving like...
NASA is marking 20 years since one of its astronauts emerged for the first time from the International Space Station’s Quest airlock into the cold void of space. The historic spacewalk — or extravehicular activity (EVA) as they’re officially known...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Perseid Meteor Shower is underway which means you have a chance to see the “best meteor shower of the year” from the comfort of your own home. The shower lasts through August 24 and peaks...
Full moon, new moon. High tide, low tide. These are dependable rhythms of our planet. It is not surprising then, that news of a “wobble” in the moon’s orbit — one with implications for the growing problem of U.S....
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope (HST) has delivered its first images since the telescope's payload computer suddenly halted on June 13. The pictures show a galaxy with what the agency calls "extended spiral arms" and said in a release is the...
The world's thinnest magnet — which is just one atom thick — has been created by scientists and could lead to huge advances in computing and quantum physics.This design is the brainchild of experts from the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BksfwhEiUJI NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope is back in business, exploring the universe near and far. The science instruments have returned to full operation, following recovery from a computer anomaly that suspended the telescope’s observations for more than a month. Science observations...

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