Schoolchildren and educators from Algeria, Iceland, and Australia have taken part in online projects on current digital economy issues.
Scientists at Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) have developed a unique technology to obtain a promising material: high-purity cubic tungsten carbide, which will be able to replace expensive platinum catalysts and reduce the cost of producing hydrogen fuel.
The new model presented on Tuesday has faster 5G connectivity and comes in a new design which is, as many have noticed, much similar to the iPhone 5 because of the shape of its body.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Blue Origin, the private space company founded by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, successfully completed the seventh test flight of its latest New Shepherd rocket system, including a test of a sensor developed with NASA for precision landings on the moon, the company announced in a press release on Tuesday.
According to Verizon Communications Inc's chief executive, Hans Vestberg, the new model has faster 5G connectivity thanks to its network which is set to overcome bottlenecks in big cities and crowded areas.
The Horvat Beter site in Beer Sheva, southern Israel was being excavated several years ago ahead of a planned neighborhood expansion when a remarkable discovery was made.
Patients infected with the disease are recommended to continue taking "serious precautions" such as social distancing, face coverings and handwashing, among others, a major study from a medical journal revealed.
Calls for reining in Big Tech has been getting louder on both sides of the Atlantic. This summer in the US, the heads of major tech firms testified before Congress, and the House Judiciary Committee’ recently produced a major report calling for the breakup of some of the biggest tech behemoths.
According to a recent survey of adults in the US aged 18-39, almost a quarter said they believed the Holocaust was a myth, that it had been exaggerated or they weren’t sure. Institutions focused on Holocaust research and remembrance, such as Yad Vashem, have noted that Holocaust education is a key component in combatting anti-Semitism.
Scientists reportedly believe that the phenomenon was created thanks to a lake located deep below the ice sheet.
The spacecraft is expected to be fitted with a megawatt-class reactor that would allow it to generate power autonomously.
The "archaic living area" reportedly uncovered during excavation is said to feature a storage section where "ancient ceramics, pots and jugs" were found.
Although the science team reportedly announced their plans back in January, the COVID-19 pandemic and the travel restrictions brought in by a number of countries to restrict the spread of coronavirus have apparently led to the project being put on hold.
In September, a new “potentially hazardous” object was discovered by astronomers, who added it to the list of solar system’s asteroids compiled by the International Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center. However, not everyone believes that the rock, which was dubbed 2020 SO, is actually what it pretends to be.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russian cosmonauts on the International Space Station (ISS) are reporting a temperature rise on the Russian Zvezda Service Module where an air leak has been spotted, Russian cosmonaut Ivan Vagner said.
Australia's national science agency, in new research, found that the COVID-19 coronavirus can survive on different surfaces for about a month, making the need for measures like hand-washing and sanitizing even more important.
Although the magnetic field created during such an experiment would last only a matter of nanoseconds, this time span would reportedly be enough for modern physics experiments.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The launch is set to deliver Roscosmos’ Sergey Ryzhikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov and NASA’s Kathleen Rubins to the ISS where they will remain until April of next year.
The OSIRIS-REx is expected to land on Bennu and attempt to return to Earth with at least 60 grams of sample material from the asteroid.
The discovery was said to have been conducted using the radial velocity method, with the help of the Very Large Telescope (VLT), the world's most advanced ground-based optical telescope, located in Chile's Atacama Desert.