Tumblr, a popular social networking and microblogging website, was recently booted from Apple's App Store after it was revealed that child pornography material had slipped through the platform's filter and wound up on the site.
The International Space Station is holding a Q&A session to mark the 20th anniversary of the ISS. ISS Commander Alexander Gerst of the European Space Agency and Flight Engineers Serena Aunon-Chancellor of NASA and Sergey Prokopyev of Roscosmos are due to participate in the in-flight event.
Reports of problems accessing Facebook and Instagram have appeared from all over the world, including the USA, Vietnam, Argentina, and the UK, according to the site Downdetector.
All that is left of the ancient continent is now ice covered shelfs in the Arctic, but earlier it was a part of two supercontinents. The research has refuted a myth about Hyperborea being located in a mythical northern continent.
Hardly had Apple fans woken up to the fact that the iPad Pro can hang on a fridge like a gigantic magnet when reports of another feature, although hardly a new one and unbelievably trivial in terms of its functionality, started making rounds on the Internet.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russian cosmonauts will carry out a 14-day lunar landing mission after 2030, according to a presentation made by Russia's general designer of manned spacecraft Yevgeny Mikrin has stated.
One of the islands of the Azores archipelago, Santa Maria, may soon become a base for launching small satellites, unique in Europe (the spaceport will deal with launching only small satellites, unlike the Kourou spaceport in French Guiana). Currently, companies from eight countries are competing for the right to use the port.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russian State Space Corporation Roscosmos is interested in the US project to create the Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway, but has its own proposals, Roscosmos chief Dmitry Rogozin said at a conference dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the International Space Station.
The use of lethal weapons in combat against an enemy has always, until now, been decided by a human - but changes are coming.
KOROLYOV (Moscow Region) (Sputnik) – The Progress MS-10 space freighter docked on Sunday with the International Space Stations (ISS) in an automatic mode, the Mission Control Center said.
Two years ago, Orbital Marine Power presented the SR-2000 – a floating tidal turbine capable of generating an incredible 3GWh of green electricity. Now the company is set to deliver even more energy at a lower price.
The company plans to open the tunnel on the 10th of December and charge one dollar for entry after the first day.
The first self-driving cars are set to hit British roads in the next three or four years, allowing people to stop paying attention to the road.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - US aerospace manufacturer SpaceX has renounced the idea of upgrading the second stage of its Falcon 9 launch vehicle for its reusability, Elon Musk, SpaceX co-owner and CEO, said on the night into November 18.
Scientists and diplomats from 60 nations unanimously voted on Friday to a new treaty - the first such change since 1983 - that profoundly alters the method by which physical standards of measurement are set.
On Friday, NASA officials confirmed that the Origins Spectral Interpretation Resource Identification Security - Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft successfully tested a key component in its upcoming asteroid-sampling mission.
Global investors report that after all the data is sorted it is now cheaper to build a new solar or wind farm than to maintain an existing coal plant.
The rocket took off from the Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia, USA at 4:01 a.m. local time. The cargo ship's arrival at the International Space Station is scheduled for November 19, Monday.
A potential mission to the moon in 2028 was presented Thursday to the US National Space Council’s (NSC) Users’ Advisory Group in response to US President Donald Trump’s idea of going to the Moon.
SpaceX received approval Friday from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for its ambitious constellation of thousands of broadband satellites. The FCC is worried, however, what the dramatic expansion of man-made objects in low orbit will mean for the growing problem of space junk.
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