Kayak on Titan? Soar past exoplanets? Epic new NASA video envisions future space travel

A new NASA video advertises a suite of the agency’s real-life missions as previewing an “Exoplanet Travel Bureau” of the future. The one-minute short on YouTube, released Oct. 19, reimagines a set of exploration posters released by NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in 2015 and in 2016 as animated futuristic mini-adventures. (The posters themselves were inspired … Read more

Covid-19 figures soar in conservative states

Posted the 09/01/2021 21:36 Update the 09/01/2021 22:59 Video length: 2 min. France 2 Article written by L. De la Mornais, T.Donzel, L.Setyon – France 2 France Televisions Earlier this week, Europe decided to welcome only American nationals vaccinated on its soil. In the United States, the contamination figures are soaring. However, the country does … Read more

Soar over Mars with NASA’s helicopter Ingenuity on its 12th flight (video)

NASA’s Mars helicopter Ingenuity keeps giving us great bird’s-eye views of otherworldly terrain. Last Monday (Aug. 16), the 4-pound (1.8 kilograms) chopper aced its 12th flight on the Red Planet, a sortie designed to scout out the “South Séítah” region of Jezero Crater for NASA’s Perseverance rover. Perseverance’s main tasks are hunting for signs of … Read more

Fuel: prices at the pump soar in the wake of oil prices

Diesel has increased by 12% and unleaded 16% since the start of the year. The rise accelerated in July. (illustration) ( AFP / FRANCK FIFE ) Carried by the economic recovery and global demand, the price of oil has continued to rise for months, driving prices at the pump. The liter of diesel was worth … Read more

Politicians and chiefs increase with pandemic. High salaries soar

flazingo photos It was the usual suspects who suffered most from the pandemic crisis, while the richest workers prospered. The conclusion is drawn from data from the National Institute of Statistics that show that people with salaries of €2,500 or more benefited most from covid-19. Workers with lower wages and, therefore, less qualified, were the … Read more

In the Shadow of the Coronavirus, Opioid Overdose Deaths Soar During Pandemic | Univision Health News

In the shadow of the coronavirus, another epidemic is getting worse: that of opioids. Overdose deaths reached figures not seen in fifty years, reveals preliminary data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that proves the collateral damage left by months of isolation, restrictions and job losses due to the pandemic. More than … Read more