La Nouvelle-Calédonie de nouveau confinée ce week-end
Un confinement strict de la population sera rétabli durant ce week-end en Nouvelle-Calédonie, où le recul de l'épidémie de Covid-19 est jugé insuffisant pour espérer éviter un rebond, a annoncé vendredi le gouvernement local. ;
Space Station Science Highlights: Week of October 4, 2021
Crew members aboard the International Space Station conducted scientific investigations during the week of Oct. 4 that included launching two university-built satellites, analyzing the movement of liquid to gain insight on spacecraft’s fuel, and researching mechanisms related to aging.
The Give and Take of Mega-Flares From Stars
These two images contain some of the thousands of stars from a new survey by NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory.
Earth from Space: New Delhi
New Delhi, the capital and second-largest city of India, is featured in this image captured by the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission.
NASA’s TESS Tunes into an All-sky ‘Symphony’ of Red Giant Stars
Using NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, astronomers have identified a vast collection of pulsating red giant stars that will help us explore our galactic neighborhood.
NASA Science Mission Directorate to Hold Town Hall Meeting
NASA's Science Mission Directorate will hold a community town hall meeting at 3 p.m. EDT Monday, Oct. 18.
SpaceX CRS-23 Dragon Returns Experiments on Brain, Muscles, Liver to Earth
Researchers investigating the mechanisms of certain diseases on Earth must contend with the forces of gravity and the interaction between liquids and solid containers.
About Half of Sun-Like Stars Could Host Rocky, Potentially Habitable Planets
According to new research using data from NASA’s retired planet-hunting mission, the Kepler space telescope, about half the stars similar in temperature to our Sun could have a rocky planet capable of supporting liquid water on its surface.
Space Station Science Highlights: Week of September 27, 2021
Crew members aboard the International Space Station conducted scientific investigations during the week of Sept. 27 that included testing augmented reality assistance with maintenance, wrapping up a student robotic challenge, and analyzing the microbiome of diabetic foot ulcers.
Working towards a Digital Twin of Earth
How can a digital replica of Earth help us understand our planet’s past, present and future? As part of the fourth edition of Φ-week taking place this week, a group of European scientists have put forward their ideas on the practical implementation of Digital Twins and the potential application areas for a Digital Twin Earth in the real world.