Science and Technology   Sun 31 May 14:06 GMT

Huawei launches IdeaHub to integrate remote working

Huawei launches IdeaHub to integrate remote working

KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 — Technology giant, Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has launched its latest invention — the IdeaHub targeted to integrate and smoothen remote working. Huawei’s Intelligent Vision and Intelligent Collaboration Technical Sales vice president Pan…

Malay Mail - 39 minutes ago

With SpaceX's first astronaut launch, a new era of human spaceflight has dawned

With SpaceX's first astronaut launch, a new era of human spaceflight has dawned

Momentum is building in the private sector.

space.com - an hour ago

Trump’s war on Huawei is self-defeating

Trump’s war on Huawei is self-defeating

When the US administration recently attempted to slam the door on Huawei, China’s leading telecommunication and most technology-loaded company, President Donald Trump and his China advisers broke w…

Asia Times - an hour ago

SpaceX and NASA launch astronauts from US soil | USA TODAY

SpaceX and NASA launch astronauts from US soil | USA TODAY

NASA uses SpaceX Falcon 9 to launch US astronauts into space from US soil for the first time in nearly 9 years, since the last space shuttle mission. RELATED...

YouTube - 2 hours ago

Watch it again!Launch and Falcon 9 returning to Earth

Watch it again!Launch and Falcon 9 returning to Earth

From t-0 to t+10! This was a truly historic launch from Cape Canaveral Florida

YouTube - 3 hours ago

SpaceX rocket ship blasts off into orbit with 2 Americans

SpaceX rocket ship blasts off into orbit with 2 Americans

A rocket ship built by Elon Musk's SpaceX company thundered away from Earth with two Americans on Saturday, ushering in a new era in commercial space travel and putting the United States back in the business of launching astronauts into orbit from U.S. soil f…

Chicago Daily Herald - 5 hours ago

NASA and SpaceX Launch Historic Mission To Space Station | NBC Nightly News

NASA and SpaceX Launch Historic Mission To Space Station | NBC Nightly News

The mission was the first manned launch from American soil in nine years and the first time a private company ever launched NASA astronauts into space.» Subs...

YouTube - 5 hours ago

Here’s how the Marvel-inspired “tuxedo” suits protecting SpaceX astronauts work

Here’s how the Marvel-inspired “tuxedo” suits protecting SpaceX astronauts work

Tech tycoon Elon Musk says the technology-packed all-in-one Starman outfits created with a Marvel movies costume designer still have to "survive in a vacuum"

Evening Standard - 7 hours ago

VIDEO: NASA astronauts lift off on SpaceXs first crewed launch

VIDEO: NASA astronauts lift off on SpaceXs first crewed launch

NASA astronauts will lift off on SpaceX's first crewed launch at 3:22 p.m. ET. Anchored pre-launch coverage begins at 1:30 p.m. ET.

Austin American-Statesman - 7 hours ago

SpaceX successfully launches humans into orbit

SpaceX successfully launches humans into orbit

The mission marks the first time a private company has launched humans into space. It's the first time since 2011 the US has sent humans into orbit.

USA Today - 11 hours ago

How to watch SpaceX's Demo-2 first astronaut launch live Saturday

How to watch SpaceX's Demo-2 first astronaut launch live Saturday

After a 19-hour ride, two NASA astronauts launched in a Crew Dragon capsule will make a big arrival at the International Space Station.

CNET - 11 hours ago

NYPD cop possibly hit with brick at George Floyd protest shares gory photo

NYPD cop possibly hit with brick at George Floyd protest shares gory photo

An NYPD supervisor lost a tooth — possibly from a thrown brick — during violent protests in Brooklyn Friday night, according to police sources. Lt. Robert Corbett, who works in the legal department…

New York Post - 11 hours ago

SpaceX launches astronauts into space on historic mission

SpaceX launches astronauts into space on historic mission

Saturday's flight ushers in a new era in commercial space travel and marks the first time NASA has launched astronauts from U.S. soil in nearly a decade.

wusa9.com - 11 hours ago

Explosion at SpaceX South Texas facility caught on camera

Explosion at SpaceX South Texas facility caught on camera

BOCA CHICA BEACH, Texas (Border Report) — A fiery explosion followed by a sonic boom rattled the South Texas Gulf Coast during a failed test just before 2 p.m. at SpaceX’s rocket testing launchpad near Boca Chica Beach, Texas.

WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro - 12 hours ago

New human-mouse chimera is the most human yet

New human-mouse chimera is the most human yet

The mouse-human embryo contains up to 4% human cells.

Live Science - 12 hours ago

The 45th Weather Squadron keeps an eye on the sky ahead of historic SpaceX launch

The 45th Weather Squadron keeps an eye on the sky ahead of historic SpaceX launch

The 45th Weather Squadron, which monitors and tracks the weather to assure safe access to air and space, shares what it takes for a launch to be a "go" or "no-go."

Fox News - 12 hours ago

Tour from Space: Inside the SpaceX Crew Dragon Spacecraft on Its Way to the Space Station

Tour from Space: Inside the SpaceX Crew Dragon Spacecraft on Its Way to the Space Station

NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley successfully lifted off from Earth aboard SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket with Crew Dragon spacecraft atop at 3:22...

YouTube - 12 hours ago

'Back in the game': SpaceX ship blasts off with 2 astronauts

'Back in the game': SpaceX ship blasts off with 2 astronauts

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A rocket ship built by Elon Musk’s SpaceX company thundered away from Earth with two Americans on Saturday, ushering in a new era in commercial space travel and putting...

Associated Press - 13 hours ago

To this laid-off engineer, SpaceX launch serves as a beacon of hope

To this laid-off engineer, SpaceX launch serves as a beacon of hope

"The world is going through this horrible situation," Itza Rodriguez said. "A lot of people are getting affected. But if you go down, it's OK. Get up and start all over again."

CBS News - 13 hours ago

Kalbe to start COVID-19 vaccine trial with S. Korean pharma firmThe Jakarta Post

Kalbe to start COVID-19 vaccine trial with S. Korean pharma firmThe Jakarta Post

Publicly listed pharmaceutical company Kalbe Farma has signed an agreement with South Korea-based biotechnology firm Genexine Inc. to start a clinical trial of a COVID-19 candidate vaccine in Indonesia.

Jakarta Post - 13 hours ago

How to watch the SpaceX Crew Dragon manned spacecraft launch on Saturday

How to watch the SpaceX Crew Dragon manned spacecraft launch on Saturday

Watch live as two NASA astronauts​ lift off aboard a SpaceX Crew Dragon, ushering in a new era for the U.S. space program.

CBS News - 14 hours ago

NASA and SpaceX launch astronauts from U.S. soil for the first time since 2011

NASA and SpaceX launch astronauts from U.S. soil for the first time since 2011

For the first time in nine years, NASA astronauts launched to orbit from U.S. soil. And for the first time ever, their ride to space was a craft designed and...

YouTube - 14 hours ago

SpaceX, NASA moving ahead with historic launch, weather permitting

SpaceX, NASA moving ahead with historic launch, weather permitting

NASA and SpaceX are keeping a close eye on weather conditions in Florida as they target a Saturday afternoon launch of the historic crewed Demo-2 mission.

WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro - 14 hours ago

America Has Put Its Own Astronauts In Space After A Nine Year Hiatus: A Discussion Thread

America Has Put Its Own Astronauts In Space After A Nine Year Hiatus: A Discussion Thread

It is also the first time a private contractor has put a human in orbit.

The Drive - 14 hours ago

WATCH: NASA SpaceX Demo-2 mission to launch astronauts to International Space Station | FULL

WATCH: NASA SpaceX Demo-2 mission to launch astronauts to International Space Station | FULL

Two American astronauts embarked on the first manned mission to outer space from U.S. soil in nearly a decade on Saturday, formally ushering in a new era of ...

YouTube - 14 hours ago

NASA, SpaceX successfully launch from Kennedy Space Center

NASA, SpaceX successfully launch from Kennedy Space Center

This is live coverage of today's SpaceX NASA Falcon 9 launch, scheduled for 2:22 p.m. Houston time. NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are scheduled...

YouTube - 15 hours ago

Really Australia, it's not that hard: 10 reasons why renewable energy is the future

Really Australia, it's not that hard: 10 reasons why renewable energy is the future

Renewables technology already exists, it's getting cheaper and we will never go to war over sunshine. If you need to be convinced of the potential of wind and solar, read this.

The Conversation Africa - 15 hours ago

Making History: NASA and SpaceX Launch Astronauts to Space!

Making History: NASA and SpaceX Launch Astronauts to Space!

Watch history unfold on Saturday, May 30, as NASA and SpaceX launch astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley to the International Space Station. This mis...

YouTube - 20 hours ago

Watch two jets burst from a black hole at 80% the speed of light

Watch two jets burst from a black hole at 80% the speed of light

Scientists captured a stellar-mass black hole shooting hot material into space at 80% the speed of light.

Inverse - 20 hours ago

A NASA mission like no other: SpaceX makes spaceflight modern again

A NASA mission like no other: SpaceX makes spaceflight modern again

The historic Demo-2 mission scheduled for Saturday finally gets astronauts out of the '70s.

CNET - 21 hours ago

NASA selects 3 Indian companies to make COVID-19 ventilators

NASA selects 3 Indian companies to make COVID-19 ventilators

The device, called VITAL (Ventilator Intervention Technology Accessible Locally), was developed by engineers at NASAs Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in just 37 days.

india.com - a day ago

The Beauty Of Biological Concrete

The Beauty Of Biological Concrete

This engineer’s lab is upgrading static architecture with living and regenerating building materials.

sciencefriday.com - a day ago

Trump wants America looking at the stars as he drags it through the gutter

Trump wants America looking at the stars as he drags it through the gutter

The president is due to attend the rescheduled launch of a manned SpaceX rocket – a welcome diversion from the coronavirus crisis

The Guardian - a day ago

SpaceX Starship prototype explodes after engine test firing in Texas

SpaceX Starship prototype explodes after engine test firing in Texas

The failure is not expected to have any impact on SpaceX's Crew Dragon launch plans this weekend.

CBS News - a day ago

WATCH LIVE: SpaceX hoping to make second attempt at astronaut launch Saturday

WATCH LIVE: SpaceX hoping to make second attempt at astronaut launch Saturday

SpaceX came within minutes Wednesday of launching NASA astronauts for the first time in nearly a decade from the U.S., before lightning interfered.

WESH Orlando - a day ago

Powerful Telescope Confirms There's an Earth-Sized World Orbiting Proxima Centauri

Powerful Telescope Confirms There's an Earth-Sized World Orbiting Proxima Centauri

There is an Earth-sized planet only four light years from Earth. Whether it has life is yet to be known.

Universe Today - a day ago

Maybe the Elusive Planet 9 Doesn't Exist After All

Maybe the Elusive Planet 9 Doesn't Exist After All

It looks like observational bias is behind most of the evidence for Planet Nine. Instead, the migration of Neptune can explain everything.

Universe Today - a day ago

Zoom's market valuation hits $50 billion mark, thanks to COVID-19

Zoom's market valuation hits $50 billion mark, thanks to COVID-19

Zoom's share price now trades at an eye-watering 55 times estimated revenue compared with an average of 7 times for information technology stocks in the S&P 500, according to information obtained from Bloomberg.

Nairametrics - a day ago

Dinosaur-dooming Asteroid Struck Earth at 'Deadliest Possible' Angle

Dinosaur-dooming Asteroid Struck Earth at 'Deadliest Possible' Angle

New simulations from Imperial College London have revealed the asteroid that doomed the dinosaurs struck Earth at the \'deadliest possible\' angle.

Ancient Origins - a day ago

Climate change and deforestation mean Earth's trees are younger and shorter

Climate change and deforestation mean Earth's trees are younger and shorter

The forests of today will not be the forests of tomorrow.

witf.org - a day ago

Elon Musk Grabbed Five Guys Burger After SpaceX Launch Postponement

Elon Musk Grabbed Five Guys Burger After SpaceX Launch Postponement

Elon Musk worked up an appetite despite his first SpaceX launch attempt getting delayed, and grabbed some Five Guys.

TMZ - a day ago

'Single pixel' vision in fish helps scientists understand how humans can spot tiny details

'Single pixel' vision in fish helps scientists understand how humans can spot tiny details

Recently discovered 'single-pixel vision' in fish could help researchers understand how humans are able to spot tiny details in their environment -- like stars in the sky.

EurekAlert - a day ago

Hubble's New Image Of Interstellar Object

Hubble's New Image Of Interstellar Object

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has given astronomers their best look yet at an interstellar visitor – Comet 2I/Borisov – whose speed and trajectory indicates ...

YouTube - a day ago

Want to make planets? Stay away from monster stars.

Want to make planets? Stay away from monster stars.

Making planets isn't easy*. Stars form in the centers of disks of material that can stretch for many tens of billions of kilometers. The stuff from the disk falling into the center forms the star, but farther out where it's cooler is where planets tend to for…

SYFY WIRE - a day ago

Dinosaur-killing asteroid created massive magma chamber that lasted millions of years, study shows

Dinosaur-killing asteroid created massive magma chamber that lasted millions of years, study shows

The asteroid that slammed into Earth some 66 million years ago and wiped out the dinosaurs also produced a gigantic pool of magma many times larger than the crater at the center of Yellowstone National Park, new research reveals.

Fox News - a day ago

Researchers create active material out of microscopic spinning particles

Researchers create active material out of microscopic spinning particles

At the atomic level, a glass of water and a spoonful of crystalline salt couldn't look more different. Water atoms move around freely and randomly, while salt crystals are locked in place in a lattice. But some new materials, recently investigated by research…

phys.org - a day ago

Mergers between galaxies trigger activity in their core

Mergers between galaxies trigger activity in their core

Active galactic nuclei (AGNs) play a major role in galaxy evolution. Astronomers from SRON and RuG have now used a record-setting sample of galaxies to confirm that galaxy mergers have a positive effect on igniting AGNs. They were able to compile about 10 tim…

phys.org - a day ago

What Time Is the SpaceX Launch? How to Watch

What Time Is the SpaceX Launch? How to Watch

What you need to know about the mission taking two NASA astronauts to the space station on Saturday.

New York Times - a day ago