Hubble’s Future in the Webb Era – Sky & Telescope

The Hubble (left) and Webb (right) images of the SMAC 0723 galaxy cluster are shown side by side. Find interactive comparisons here. John Christensen / WebbCompare Perhaps you’ve heard: The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) is the latest and greatest observatory in space, wowing the astronomical community with amazing images released last week. But amid […]

mRNA Vaccines: From Tackling A Pandemic To Treating Cancer

The story of the multi-decade uphill battle Katalin Karikó and her fellow researchers fought to prove messenger RNA can viably be used in medicine is widely known today. In just as little as two years, the world has learned about mRNA technology and how fast it can react when the need arises holding almost unlimited […]

Mission ends for Copernicus Sentinel-1B satellite

Applications 03/08/2022 1227 views 12 likes On 23 December 2021, Copernicus Sentinel-1B experienced an anomaly related to the instrument electronics power supply provided by the satellite platform, leaving it unable to deliver radar data. Since then spacecraft operators and engineers have been working tirelessly to rectify the issue. Unfortunately, despite all concerted efforts, ESA and […]

Chinese Su-35 Fighters Cross Taiwan Strait as U.S. House Speaker Pelosi Arrives in Taipei

The Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force has deployed Su-35 fighter jets across the Taiwan Strait, which was reported just minutes before confirmation that the U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi had arrived in Taipei on a U.S. Air Force aircraft leading a delegation which Beijing strongly protested. Pelosi’s visit represents the first […]

Overlapping Future Worlds Set in 2050-2100

The fictional Jetsons are in a world set in the 2060’s. The main character was born in our time of 2022. Any fiction set in the 2060’s with characters who are in their forties are starting to overlap our current time. Any fictional character in a world set in 2100, would be born this year […]

New DNA ‘Camcorders’ Can Record ‘Movies’ of a Cell’s Development Through Time

Childhood home videos can be heartwarming, hilarious, or downright embarrassing. But the tapes contain an invaluable resource: snippets of a child’s journey as they learn to navigate the world. Sure, photos can also capture a first birthday or a first fall off a bike too—but rather than a movie, they’re single snapshots in time. Scientists […]

Webb telescope captures colorful Cartwheel Galaxy

This image of the Cartwheel and its companion galaxies is a composite from Webb’s Near-Infrared Camera (NIRCam) and Mid-Infrared Instrument (MIRI), which reveals details that are difficult to see in the individual images alone. This galaxy formed as the result of a high-speed collision that occurred about 400 million years ago. The Cartwheel is composed […]

State Department approves $5 billion in missile defense for UAE, Saudi Arabia

A Patriot missile is launched by Soldiers from C-Battery, 3rd Battalion (Airborne), 4th Air Defense Field Artillery Regiment, 108th Air Defense Artillery Brigade, at an airborne target during a joint live-fire exercise held Oct. 1, 2014. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Kyle Fisch/U.S. Army Central) WASHINGTON: The US State Department today approved more than $5 […]

Early PT for back pain reduces health care costs

Share this Article You are free to share this article under the Attribution 4.0 International license. People with acute lower back pain who got physical therapy early after the onset of symptoms spent less money on related health care costs 30 days and one year later. The health care resources people avoided using include advanced […]