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See how NASA's new moon mega-rocket fits past and future astronaut launch systems

See how NASA’s new moon mega-rocket fits past and future astronaut launch systems

Loading Something is loading. NASA has built a new mega-rocket for the next era of lunar astronauts, and it’s set to launch for the first time as early as Tuesday. The Space Launch System (SLS) is 17 years old and about $50 billion in the making. It is designed to carry astronauts to the moon …

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See how NASA's new moon mega-rocket fits past and future astronaut launch systems

See how NASA’s new moon mega-rocket fits past and future astronaut launch systems

Loading Something is loading. NASA has built a new mega-rocket for the next era of lunar astronauts, and it’s set to launch for the first time as early as Tuesday. The Space Launch System (SLS) is 17 years old and about $50 billion in the making. It is designed to carry astronauts to the moon …

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This Trait of Red Dwarf Star Systems Could Help Us Solve the Red Sky Paradox

This Trait of Red Dwarf Star Systems Could Help Us Solve the Red Sky Paradox

There is something very special about the Earth, apart from all the organisms crawling on it. It’s our star, the Sun, it’s weird: it’s a yellow dwarf. Sun-like stars are a minority in the Milky Way. It is estimated that less than 10% of the stars in our galaxy are G-type stars, like the Sun. …

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Uber hacked, internal systems hacked and vulnerability reports stolen

Uber suffered a cyberattack on Thursday afternoon with an allegedly 18-year-old hacker uploading HackerOne vulnerability reports and sharing screenshots of the company’s internal systems, messaging dashboard and Slack server. Screenshots shared by the hacker and seen by BleepingComputer show what appears to be full access to many of Uber’s critical computer systems, including company security …

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Tropical Storm Fiona enters the Caribbean, hurricane center follows two other Atlantic systems

Tropical Storm Fiona enters the Caribbean, hurricane center follows two other Atlantic systems

The Leeward Islands are bracing for heavy rain as Tropical Storm Fiona is expected to hit the Caribbean island chain on Friday afternoon and evening. Meanwhile, the National Hurricane Center is tracking two other tropical systems in the Atlantic. At the time of the 8 a.m. advisory from the NHC, Fiona was located about 175 …

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The United States considers the aid it has provided to Ukraine to be effective and is unlikely to provide longer range systems at this time.

The United States considers the aid it has provided to Ukraine to be effective and is unlikely to provide longer range systems at this time.

U.S. officials generally view Ukraine’s recent momentum as proof that the kinds of weapons and intelligence the West has provided Ukraine in recent months have been effective. And some warn it is too early to label Ukraine’s rapid progress in recent days as a turning point in the war, warning that Russia is far from …

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