Harrison Ford and Helen Mirren Join the World of Taylor Sheridan – The Hollywood Reporter

Taylor Sheridan is not a Hollywood celebrity. Friday night as Paramount + presented the world premiere of Sheridan’s latest installment – The Yellowstone prefix 1923 Starring Harrison Ford and Helen Mirren – the Academy Award-nominated creator has been miles away doing what his close collaborators say he does best: work. David Glaser, CEO of 101 … Read more

Launch of the TMS Student Experience on the International Space Station

On Saturday, November 26, three Texas prep school students saw their experiment launch on Mission 16 to the International Space Station. Mission 16 also included two patches celebrating the TISD experience.Step 1 The Texarkana Review Board reviewed 142 projects submitted by Morris Elementary fifth graders and sixth and eighth graders prior to AP from TMS. … Read more

Digital Earth: The Revolution in Data Means an Entire Replication Planet Can Be Created in Cyberspace – Marian Scott

Our world is becoming increasingly data-rich, as we interact with more and more systems in our daily lives. Creating a fully realized “digital Earth” can do more than just tell people the weather, like this one at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (Photo: Mohd Rasfan/AFP via Getty Images) This digital transformation is affecting all of us … Read more

Sierra Space Appoints Veteran NASA Astronaut and Former Chief of Medical Operations for the International Space Station Dr. Tom Marshburn as Chief Medical Officer

Thomas H. Marshburn, MD NASA Sierra Space Corporation, the leading aerospace company building the first integrated business and technology platform in space, today announced the appointment of Thomas H. Marshburn, MD, as Chief Medical Officer for the Human Space Flight Center and Astronaut Training Academy. Dr. Marchburn will report to Sierra Chief Space Officer and … Read more

Mysterious planet X beyond Pluto in our solar system? Check out the cool fact

For years, scientists have believed in the existence of Planet X, or Planet Nine, beyond Pluto. Here it is. Until about the eighteenth century, we only knew about the existence of six planets in our solar system. Anything far from Saturn was too far away to see with the naked eye or a basic telescope. … Read more

The skin of our planet is in danger. Here’s how scientists are trying to save it

Biological soil crusts, which some researchers describe as the “living skin of the Earth,” are a diverse group of organisms—microbes, fungi, plants, and lichens—that play a critical role in managing entire ecosystems. They are in trouble. From deserts to the polar regions, dryland ecosystems support about a third of the population and make up about … Read more

Can zero gravity damage astronauts in space?

As astronauts go farther and farther into space, a comprehensive understanding of how changes in gravity affect them is crucial. How does being in space change people? How does being in space affect their medication? These are some of the questions Professor Sarah Eyal of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem wants to answer. Eyal is … Read more

Astronomers directly image a Jupiter-sized planet orbiting a sun-like star

According to the most widely accepted theory, planetary systems consist of large clouds of dust and gas that form disks around young stars. Over time, these disks coalesce to form planets of different sizes, composition, and distance from their parent star. In the past few decades, observations at mid- and far-infrared wavelengths have led to … Read more

Not detecting the main signal allows astronomers to determine what the first galaxies were and were not

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Researchers have been able to make some key decisions about the first galaxies to exist, in one of the first astrophysical studies of the period in the early universe when the first stars and galaxies formed, known as the cosmic dawn. Using data from the SARAS3 radio telescope in India, researchers … Read more

Inside the first JWST view of the local group edge

How and when did stars form in the universe? The Terzan 5 cluster contains many older, lower-mass stars (faded in red), but also hotter, younger, higher-mass stars, some of which produce iron and even heavier elements. It contains a mixture of Community I and Population II stars, indicating that this cluster has undergone multiple bouts … Read more