Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin is awarded $130 million by NASA to build its Orbital Reef space station

Jeff Bezos in front of Blue Origin’s space capsule Dubbed the ‘NewSpace’ set, Jeff Bezos, Sir Richard Branson and Elon Musk all say they were inspired by the first moon landing in 1969, when the US beat the Soviet Union in the space race, and there is no doubt how much it would mean to … Read more

Controversy and rejection in Cuba around the theme ‘Patria y Vida’, awarded the Latin Grammy as the best song of the year

Published: 20 nov 2021 01:12 GMT For the director of the Casa de las Américas, Abel Prieto, it is “a musical pamphlet” with “an open political message and without nuances.” The song ‘Patria y Vida’, by Cuban artists Yotuel, Gente de Zona, Descemer Bueno, Maykel Osorbo and El Funky, which won the Latin Grammy for … Read more

Former student of the FMVZ in Botucatu is awarded at a university in the United States

Graduated from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science (FMVZ) of Unesp, Botucatu campus, Heloisa Rutigliano accomplished her professional goals with honors. He is currently a professor at the Department of Animal, Dairy & Veterinary Sciences, at the College of Agriculture and Applies Sciences at the prestigious Utah State University (USU), in the United … Read more

The 2021 Sakharov Prize awarded to Russian opponent Alexei Navalny

On Wednesday, October 20, the European Parliament awarded the Sakharov Prize for the Defense of Human Rights and Freedom of Thought to the imprisoned Russian opponent Alexeï Navalny, announced the president of this assembly, the Italian David Sassoli. “He has fought relentlessly to corrupt the regime of Vladimir Putin. It cost him his freedom and … Read more

Author Carmen Mola, awarded the prestigious Planeta Prize, was the brainchild of three men

Jorge Diaz, Antonio Mercero and Agustin Martinez (center) receive the Planeta Prize from King Felipe and Queen Letizia, in Barcelona on October 15, 2021. JOSEP LAGO / AFP In Spain, the prestigious Planeta literary prize had an exceptional vintage on Friday October 15: in the presence of King Felipe and Queen Letizia, the competition celebrated … Read more

2021 Boris Mints Institute Prize for Global Challenges awarded to Dr. John N. Nkengasong for vital contribution to Africa’s response to COVID-19

– Prestigious annual award and $100,000 prize is given to outstanding researchers developing global solutions for society’s greatest challenges – Dr. Nkengasong is named as 2021 Prize Laureate, in recognition of his work leading an effective and evidence-based response to the COVID-19 pandemic across Africa – Previous winners have included Nobel Prize winners and leading … Read more

The 2021 Nobel Peace Prize awarded to two journalists, Russian Dimitry Muratov and Filipina Maria Ressa

Filipino journalist Maria Ressa, in February 2019 in Manila. NOEL CELIS / AFP The 2021 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to two journalists, Russian Dimitry Muratov and Filipino Maria Ressa, the jury of the Nobel Committee announced on Friday (October 8th). The first is editor-in-chief of Novaïa Gazeta, the main Russian opposition newspaper; the … Read more

Communications & Power Industries Awarded Million$ Contract By NASA For Specialized TWTAs – SatNews

Communications & Power Industries (CPI) has received an award of more than $3 million from NASA to provide specialized K-band traveling wave tube amplifiers (TWTAs) for the space agency’s Artemis program, which calls for the establishment of a base camp on the Moon’s surface and a Gateway outpost in lunar orbit. CPI’s amplifiers will assist … Read more

Nobel Prize in Chemistry: German Benjamin List awarded – Counselor

This year’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry goes to Benjamin List from Germany and US researcher David WC MacMillan, who was born in Scotland, for methods to accelerate chemical reactions. The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced on Wednesday in Stockholm. The chemistry award winners of the year had developed a new and ingenious tool for … Read more

Research on sensory receptors awarded the Nobel Prize in medicine

Thomas Perlmann, the secretary of the committee, announces the awarding of the Nobel Prize in medicine, in Stockholm, on October 4, 2021. JONATHAN NACKSTRAND / AFP Coquetry of a club that loves nothing less than being forced to hand? In any case, the Nobel jury for physiology and medicine took everyone back by not rewarding … Read more