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First Canadian astronaut will be flying to the moon after historic agreement

First Canadian astronaut will be flying to the moon after historic agreement NASA says it has committed to two crew opportunities for Canadian astronauts on Artemis missions, "one to the Gateway and one on Artemis II". Canadian-built space robotics for the Gateway are estimated to contribute up to $135 million annually to Canada's GDP and create and maintain some 1,300 high-quality jobs for Canadians over an estimated 10-year build period, according to a federal governm... [Full Article...]

Chinese capsule returns to Earth carrying moon rocks

Chinese capsule returns to Earth carrying moon rocks After flying a Chinese flag, the lander ceased operations as soon as it was used as a launch pad, which was ejected from orbit after changing models and came to rest on the surface of the moon. They come from a part of the moon known as the Oceanus Procellerum or Storm Ocean near the site of Mons rumbler, which was believed to be a volcano in ancient times. [Full Article...]

COVID-19 vaccine arrives at Ottawa Hospital

COVID-19 vaccine arrives at Ottawa Hospital Formal authorization by the FDA could come as early as Friday. If you rely on our daily, rigorous journalism- from breaking news to deep dives - please join our annual member drive and support us when it matters most. "I just hope it's the start to everybody wanting to take the vaccine to help our city become COVID-free", Miner told CTV Morning Live shortly after getting the shot. [Full Article...]

New UK Coronavirus Variant Has Key Mutations, Scientists Say

New UK Coronavirus Variant Has Key Mutations, Scientists Say However, scientists found that the new variant has lost two amino acids from the spike protein, which could potentially cause it to spread more quickly, according to The Guardian . British Health Secretary Matt Hancock said that the new variant "may be associated" with a faster spread in southeast England, but there is "nothing to suggest" that it causes worse disease or resistance to vaccines,... [Full Article...]

EA rachète le studio au nez de Take Two Interactive — Codemasters

La contreproposition de EA s'élève quant à elle à 1,2 millard de dollars. L'accord devrait être finalisé lors du premier trimestre 2021. Cela installe Electronic Arts dans une situation plus favorable pour proposer des alternatives aux jeux de course de Microsoft et Sony, que sont les séries Forza et Gran Turismo . [Full Article...]

Memes and jokes flood social media as country witnesses solar eclipse

Memes and jokes flood social media as country witnesses solar eclipse As sky gazers and space enthusiasts in parts of the country witnessed the annular solar eclipse , social media was flooded with meme sand jokes on the superstitions lingering over the planetary phenomenon. How to watch the ring of fire eclipse tomorrow? "It would be visible in the western part of India". "Often the Public Outreach and Education Committee of Astronomical Society of India and ... [Full Article...]

United Nations urges world leaders to declare 'climate emergency'

United Nations urges world leaders to declare 'climate emergency' The outgoing administration of President Donald Trump, who pulled Washington out of the Paris accord, wasn't represented at the online gathering. China's total installed renewable power capacity, including hydrogen, wind, solar and biomass, was 730 million kilowatts at the end of 2018, its National Energy Administration said a year ago. [Full Article...]

North Carolina astronaut Christina Koch could become first woman on the moon

North Carolina astronaut Christina Koch could become first woman on the moon NASA astronauts that will take part in the Artemis mission. Chari, 41, was selected by NASA to join the 2017 Astronaut Candidate Class. Raja Jon Vurputoor Chari , 43, a graduate of the US Air Force Academy, MIT, and US Naval Test Pilot School, is the only Indian-American in the list. [Full Article...]

1st LD Writethru: SpaceX Starship test flight explodes during landing

1st LD Writethru: SpaceX Starship test flight explodes during landing PT Wednesday hours after a launch was aborted at the last minute on Tuesday. The test launch took off and ascended in a seemingly straight line, before one and then another of its engines stopped. As reported by The Guardian , the spacecraft was taking part in a test flight that meant to send the Starship rocket to 12,500 metres in altitude using, for the first time, three of SpaceX's lates... [Full Article...]

Moderna starts late-stage COVID-19 vaccine trials on teenagers

Moderna starts late-stage COVID-19 vaccine trials on teenagers A final FDA decision and the first shots could follow within days. Personnel working in intensive care units, emergency rooms, urgent care centers and first responders - such as emergency medical services, police, search and rescue and firefighters - will be among the first to receive the vaccine . [Full Article...]

Province identifies priority groups who will receive COVID-19 vaccine first

Province identifies priority groups who will receive COVID-19 vaccine first According to provincial figures, 22 more people in the Eastern Ontario Health Unit have tested positive for COVID-19. Manitoba set a single-day peak for virus-related deaths in the province, reporting 19 alongside 354 new COVID-19 infections. [Full Article...]

Japanese spacecraft to return to Earth

Japanese spacecraft to return to Earth However, an unexpected coronavirus outbreak in the state of South Australia , where Woomera is located, saw the entire state go into a mandatory six-day lockdown, delaying preparations further. "Original Earth didn't have water at all". The subsurface material collected from the asteroid will be dropped off by Hayabusa2. "This C-type asteroid, which is the most common kind, appears to be si... [Full Article...]

Attention aux faux SMS — TousAntiCovid

Attention aux faux SMS — TousAntiCovid Adressés par les hackers , les messages contiennent des liens renvoyant vers un site de téléchargement d'une fausse application pour les smartphones sous Android. Le faux SMS, dont une capture d'écran a été publiée par un internaute sur Twitter , fait croire qu'il est envoyé par " Gouv.fr " et reprend mot pour mot celui envoyé par le gouvernement. [Full Article...]

Massive Puerto Rico telescope collapses

Massive Puerto Rico telescope collapses The US National Science Foundation (NSF) said the 900-ton instrument platform, suspended by cables 137 meters above a 305-meter-wide reflective plate, fell on Tuesday morning. For 53 years, the fixed Arecibo radio astronomy dish was the largest single-aperture telescope in the world. The observatory played a crucial role in detecting the near-Earth asteroid Bennu in 1999. [Full Article...]

Google Maps va s'enrichir d'un flux d'actualités locales : le Community Feed

Google Maps va s'enrichir d'un flux d'actualités locales : le Community Feed Retweetée plus de 7000 fois et "likée" plus de 38.000 fois, la photo fait vite le tour du réseau social. Un buzz qui est loin d'avoir plu à tous puisque la police du Nord a ouvert, selon la Voix du Nord , une enquête au service de déontologie, discipline, applications et méthodes de la Direction départementale de la sécurité publique (DDSP ). [Full Article...]

How To Watch the Historic SpaceX Launch Today

The mission's first launch attempt on Wednesday, May 27 was scrubbed due to weather conditions. But if the launch is delayed, the next available window will be on Sunday May 31 at 8pm United Kingdom time. With Demo-2 safely in orbit, SpaceX's inaugural astronaut launch is already well on its way to replicating the extraordinary success of the ship's launch debut. [Full Article...]

Tunisia: Lunar Eclipse On June 5

A Strawberry Moon is "large and golden hued", The Old Farmer's Almanac reported. According to NASA , the moon will still be full from early Sunday morning, June 7. As the bright parts of the moon appear to change shape during the month, each stage of the change is called a phase, and each phase carries its own name. [Full Article...]

NASA can not decide whether astronauts should wash their underwear

NASA can not decide whether astronauts should wash their underwear Part of the SpaceX Crew-1 mission, they had been welcomed to the area station by NASA astronaut Kate Rubins and Russian cosmonauts Sergey Ryzhikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov. The US space agency did not provide an explanation for the change of crew, but Epp's brother pointed to racism. Speaking with The Christian Chronicle, he said: 'I've had some awesome colleagues before me that really could h... [Full Article...]

China calls launch a success as robotic spacecraft heads to moon

China calls launch a success as robotic spacecraft heads to moon The Chang'e-5 probe will attempt to collect 2 kilograms (4.5 pounds) of samples in a previously unvisited area of the moon - a massive lava plain known as Oceanus Procellarum, or "Ocean of Storms." According to NASA , this large dark spot, stretching about 2,900 kilometers (1,800 miles) wide, could be a scar from a giant cosmic impact that created an ancient sea of magma". [Full Article...]

Russian, U.S. astronauts launch to International Space Station

Journeys to the ISS usually take around six hours - a time that was a vast improvement on the two-day flights that prevailed prior to 2013. Only an unmanned Progress cargo space ship has previously used this profile, which requires just two orbits before docking. [Full Article...]


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