“In the National Assembly, the atmosphere of tension is the one we have known about the Benalla affair”

The insubordinate France and the Democratic and Republican Left groups at the National Assembly, in Paris, on January 5, 2022. BRUNO LEVY / DIVERGENCE FOR “THE WORLD” For the second consecutive evening, the National Assembly suspended the debates planned on the bill transforming the health pass into a vaccination pass, Wednesday January 5 at around … Read more

NASA Upper Atmosphere Mission Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Artist’s impression of the TIMED spacecraft in orbit, scanning Earth. Credit: Johns Hopkins APL/Steve Gribben Launched in 2001, NASA’s TIMED mission has now spent 20 years surveying the complicated dynamics of Earth’s upper atmosphere. Short for Thermosphere, Ionosphere, Mesosphere Energetics and Dynamics, TIMED observes the chemistry and dynamics where Earth’s atmosphere meets space. On its … Read more

NASA’s Powerful New Telescope Could Transform How We Search For Life on Exoplanets

When it finally launches, the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) will give us our best look yet at the Universe around us – it’s the largest and most powerful telescope humans have ever built, and a new preprint study says it could spot potential signs of alien life in as little as 20 hours of … Read more

Space Launch Start-Up Just Used A Giant Centrifuge To Fling A Projectile Into The Upper Atmosphere

A U.S. space launch start-up has, for the first time, demonstrated a kinetic-based system that’s intended one day to put small spacecraft into orbit. The SpinLaunch concept, which feels ripped right from the classic age of science fiction, is based around a vacuum-sealed centrifuge that spins an unpowered projectile at several times the speed of … Read more

NASA’s Juno probe reveals secrets of Jupiter’s atmosphere in 3D

A NASA spacecraft is giving the best-ever 3D model of the largest planet of our solar system. The Juno mission is using its second extended phase to peer far into the clouds of Jupiter, using a polar-orbiting view that no previous spacecraft was able to access. The results in the early phase of the extension … Read more

The Suicide Squad: the series on Peacemaker (John Cena) offers a first trailer with an offbeat atmosphere

News culture The Suicide Squad: the series on Peacemaker (John Cena) offers a first trailer with an offbeat atmosphere Published on 10/16/2021 10:35 PM Building on the critical success of The Suicide Squad, DC Comics and Warner Bros. will soon offer a spin-off entirely centered on Peacemaker, the “hero” played by John Cena. Here is … Read more

Images show what these cities will look like with the rising waters

The planet is warming at an alarming rate, resulting in historic drought, catastrophic flooding and unusual melting events in the Arctic. There are several world organizations that have been warning of the consequences of high carbon emissions and the reports leave no room for doubt: we are already feeling the effects of climate change and … Read more

Plymouth State University to study solar eclipses for NASA

VOTE ON THE SHORT-TERM DEBT LIMIT MEASURE EARLY NEXT WEEK. SEAN: STUDENTS AT PLYMOUTH STATE UNIVERSITY WILL HAVE THE CHANCE TO TAKE PART IN A ONCE IN A LIFETIME SCICEEN PROJECT. THANKS TO NASA. ERIN: NASA GRANTED THE SCHOOL OVER $208,000, TO STUDY THE ATMOSPHERE’S RESPONSE TO SOLAR ECLIPSES. IN 2023 AND 2024, STUDENTS WILL … Read more

Our atmosphere will soon have swarms of ‘hive mind’ NASA satellites

NASA is making moves towards implementing a hive mind infrastructure with satellites that are currently monitoring the Earth. Engineers are working on software that will be used to connect what is described as “swarms” of satellites allowing communication through each of them and creating a “hive mind“. The satellites would be used to collect data … Read more