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A 40-year-old mystery about rising temperatures on the moon has been solved — and it was probably the Apollo astronauts' fault

An explorer's adage says to "take only photos, leave only footprints."<p>But it seems the footprints of NASA's Apollo astronauts had unintended consequences for the surface of the moon after they landed there nearly 50 years ago.<p>Newly discovered temperature data from the 1970s moon landings, released …

Space Science

The Universe Is Not a Simulation, but We Can Now Simulate It

Computer simulations have become so accurate that cosmologists can now use them to study dark matter, supermassive black holes and other mysteries of …

Universe

Recovery of Lost Apollo Data Has Solved a 40-Year-Old Mystery on The 'Moon Warming'

This is beyond amazing.<p>Between 1971 and 1977, Apollo scientists conducting experiments on the Moon discovered that the surface of our li'l satellite …

Space Science

Kia Niro EV Debuts at Busan Motor Show in Korea

Electric wagon goes on sale in Korea this year, other markets to follow<p>Long-distance EV competition is heating up as Kia announces its Niro EV at the Busan Motor Show in Korea. With a range of 236 miles from its 64 kilowatt-hour battery, the Niro EV joins the Chevrolet Bolt EV and Tesla Model 3 in …

Auto Shows

Make way for electric mountain bikes?

For decades, mountain bikers have worked diligently and diplomatically to maintain access to “nonmotorized” trails throughout the state. The very …

Electric Vehicles

How electric motorbikes are zooming into the fast lane

To date electric motorbikes have been a niche product, but as legislators around the world bear down on vehicle pollution and battery technology improves, they look set to break into the mass market.<p>We talk to Silicon Valley's Zero Motorcycles - one of the largest electric bike manufacturers in the …

Electric Bikes

Freightliner's New Electric Trucks Probably Aren't Tesla Killers

Daimler debuted two new fully-electric Freightliner commercial trucks today, adding to the company’s growing fleet of electric vehicles spread among …

Tesla

Electric mopeds use is booming around the world; here are the options available in the USA

Cruising down the road with the wind in your face, the throttle in your hand, and… a couple bags of groceries at your feet? Alright, electric mopeds and scooters aren’t sexy, but they sure are useful – especially in cities and suburbs.<p>Electric scooters are great for zipping around town and helping …

Electric Vehicles

Faraday Future Finally Making Some Progress On California Factory

Today, Faraday Future announced that it has chosen its general contractor for the upcoming Faraday factory in Hanford, California. The contractor’s name is Bernards, a commercial builder from San Fernando. The start-up automaker has gotten its permits and, as you can see in the picture above, …

Electric Vehicles

Indian Government Wants India to Have Only Electric Cars by 2030: Everyone's Game

Electric Vehicles (EVs) are making their way into the Indian roads and they have no plans to leave<p>Entrepreneur Staff<p>Senior Correspondent, Entrepreneur India<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>There was a time when you thought of Electric Vehicles, you …

Electric Vehicles

Danish Startup Creates Full Suspension 400-Mile Range Electric Tadpole Trike, The VELOKS MK3

This is by far the most extreme range I have heard of on a bike. My own long-wheelbase with a 1 kWh Li-polymer battery has a range of about 100 miles …

Electric Vehicles

GM and Honda are partnering to build next-gen batteries for electric vehicles

GM and Honda are both aiming to get more serious about electric vehicles and that means securing a supply of high-performance batteries.<p>In order to achieve that, the two major automakers are announcing today a new partnership to build next-gen batteries for electric vehicles.<p>They will develop “new …

Electric Vehicles

Nothing Is Solid & Everything Is Energy — Scientists Explain The World of Quantum Physics

(Collective Evolution) It has been written about before, over and over again, but cannot be emphasized enough. The world of quantum physics is an …

Quantum Physics

Scientists just discovered something very special about Jupiter’s lightning

Jupiter is a massive, swirling mass of towering storm clouds, and anyone who lives on Earth knows that storms are fantastic at producing lightning. …

Astronomy

Milestone claimed as experimental nuclear reactor reaches temperature of the Sun

The pursuit of nuclear fusion is inspired by the collision of atomic nuclei in stars, which fuse together to form helium atoms and release huge …

Energy

A NASA Probe Just Woke Up in The Outer Solar System, Ready For a Historical Mission

Welcome back, New Horizons!<p>NASA's New Horizons probe - the same one that gave us stunning photos of Pluto - has just woken up, approximately 6 …

Solar System

Jurassic World: can we really resurrect a dinosaur?

This summer, the fifth instalment of the Jurassic Park franchise will be on the big screen, reinforcing a love of dinosaurs that has been with many …

Paleontology

Microsoft announces Visual Studio 2019

Microsoft today announced Visual Studio 2019, the next version of its integrated development environment (IDE). Release timing will be shared “in the coming months,” with the company simply promising “to deliver Visual Studio 2019 quickly and iteratively.” The news comes days after Microsoft’s …

Microsoft Visual Studio

Juno Solves 39-Year Old Mystery of Jupiter Lightning

Ever since NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft flew past Jupiter in March, 1979, scientists have wondered about the origin of Jupiter's lightning. That …

Astronomy

Is the JavaScript fatigue real?

JavaScript is one of the most popular programming language in the world. There are approximately 21 million developers worldwide using the language …

JavaScript

CEO behind freaky robots finally speaks about company’s future

BOSTON — It’s never been clear whether robotics company Boston Dynamics is making killing machines, household helpers, or something else entirely.<p>For …

Robotics

10 Quantum Truths About Our Universe

From the moment that it was discovered that the macroscopic, classical rules that governed electricity, magnetism and light didn’t necessarily apply …

Quantum Mechanics

What's The Best Programming Language To Learn If You Want To Work At A Big Software Company?

<i>Which programming language should you learn if you want a job at Google, Amazon, Facebook or any big software company? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by John L. Miller, Software</b> …

Programming

Astronomers Track Bizarre Objects Near Milky Way's Central Black Hole

Astronomers have spotted more mystery objects near our Milky Way Galaxy’s central supermassive black hole. Permanently cloaked in a veil of gas and dust, the objects appear to be wholly natural and are thought to span the astrophysical gap between gas clouds and compact stellar-type objects. As …

Universe

Are You an Entrepreneur or an Employee? Here Are the 4 Biggest Distinctions.

Not everyone is a natural for the entrepreneurial role, but the mindset needed can be learned.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many people dream of quitting their day job and joining the ranks of the self-employed; but according to a 2016 Kauffman Foundation …

Entrepreneurship

2018 May 31 - NGC 6744 Close Up

<b>NGC 6744 Close Up</b> <b><br>Image Credit:</b> NASA, ESA, and the LEGUS team<p><b>Explanation:</b> Beautiful spiral galaxy NGC 6744 is nearly 175,000 light-years across, …

Cosmology

Environmental noise paradoxically preserves the coherence of a quantum system

Quantum computers promise to advance certain areas of complex computing. One of the roadblocks to their development, however, is the fact that …

Quantum Physics

The age of dinosaurs was like a real life 'Game of Thrones'

When you think of dinosaurs, your mind immediately goes to the impressive might of the tyrannosaurus rex or maybe the huge size of the brontosaurus.<p>These iconic dinosaurs have become synonymous with the species that dominated the planet for about 150 million years — but they weren’t always the …

Dinosaurs

Watch Virgin Galactic Unity's second rocket-powered flight

Virgin Galactic's VSS Unity recently flew its second rocket-powered flight merely a couple of months after its first. That's definitely a victory for the company, considering it designed Unity to be flown at a higher frequency than other spacecraft. To show the world its successful supersonic …

Space Travel

Elon Musk Reveals How SpaceX Mars-Bound Raptor Engine Tests Are Going

Elon Musk’s Mars-bound rocket is making big progress. On Tuesday, the SpaceX CEO revealed on Twitter that the Raptor engine, which will be used to …

Space Travel