NASA airborne laboratory flies through clouds to uncover surprising ocean link

The view from the DC-8 research aircraft as flies through the marine boundary layer, the portion of the atmosphere close to the ocean’s surface where the ocean affects processes like cloud formation. Sam Hall Jetting through the sky in a NASA aircraft, scientists discovered that about one-third of fresh cloud seedlings that originate in the … Read more

Could NASA’s Newest Satellite Witness an Ice-Free Arctic Ocean?

Image courtesy NASA Published Oct 11, 2021 12:48 AM by Mia Bennett On September 27, from Vandenberg Space Force Base on the coast of southern California, NASA’s newest satellite rocketed into space. Landsat 9 successfully entered into orbit 705 kilometers above the Earth. From its lofty vantage point, the satellite will continue a half-century-old Earth … Read more

Sofar and DARPA look to standardize ocean monitoring gadgets with Bristlemouth

The ocean is important to countless industries, but we still only have a rough idea of what it’s like as a whole at any given time. To foster a new generation of ocean-monitoring floats and other devices, Sofar Ocean Technologies and DARPA are publishing an open hardware standard called Bristlemouth so that researchers will have … Read more

Sofar and DARPA look to standardize ocean monitoring gadgets with Bristlemouth – TechCrunch

The ocean is important to countless industries, but we still only have a rough idea of what it’s like as a whole at any given time. To foster a new generation of ocean-monitoring floats and other devices, Sofar Ocean Technologies and DARPA are publishing an open hardware standard called Bristlemouth so that researchers will have … Read more

The spring season is full of concerts: Tom Gregory, Ocean Alley or John will come

That someone fails to break through for the first time doesn’t mean anything yet – especially when you’re as determined as the British singer Tom Gregory, whom the media likens to Lewis Capaldi and James Arthur. They will perform in the Akropolis Palace on May 27, 2022, tickets (CZK 595) can be found at Fource.cz … Read more

SpaceX Inspiration4 mission splashes down in first Atlantic Ocean landing

Homeward bound. Inspiration4 Best three-day “weekend” ever? That may be the question SpaceX’s four civilian astronauts are putting to themselves after successfully returning to Earth on Saturday. The crew of the historic Inspiration4 mission splashed down off the Florida coast at about 7 p.m. local time, after having orbited the globe many times since Thursday. … Read more

Inspiration4 crew of ‘non-astronauts’ splashes down in Atlantic Ocean off Florida

From liftoff to landing. Days after four “non-astronauts” made history by launching into space, the SpaceX Inspiration4 crew landed Saturday night. The crew included tech billionaire Jared Isaacman, who served as mission commander; Hayley Arceneaux, a health care worker and cancer survivor; Dr. Sian Proctor, the fourth Black female astronaut; and Chris Sembroski, a data … Read more

Rocket ‘terminated’ in fiery explosion over Pacific Ocean

VANDENBERG SPACE FORCE BASE, Calif. — A privately designed, unmanned rocket built to carry satellites was destroyed in an explosive fireball after suffering an “anomaly” off the California coast during its first attempt at reaching Earth’s orbit. Firefly Aerospace’s Alpha rocket was “terminated” over the Pacific Ocean shortly after its 6:59 p.m. Thursday liftoff from … Read more

Rocket ‘terminated’ in fiery explosion over Pacific Ocean | SiouxlandProud | Sioux City, IA

VANDENBERG SPACE FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) — A privately designed, unmanned rocket built to carry satellites was destroyed in an explosive fireball after suffering an “anomaly” off the California coast during its first attempt at reaching Earth’s orbit. Firefly Aerospace’s Alpha rocket was “terminated” over the Pacific Ocean shortly after its 6:59 p.m. Thursday liftoff … Read more