Kenji Chetsada

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Messier Monday: The Omega Nebula, M17

Perhaps the most spectacular example of rebirth in our galaxy, this cavernous nebula is giving rise to the next generation of stars!<p><i>Image credit:</i> …

This App Turns Your Phone Into A Cosmic Ray Detector

Donate your phone's capabilities to science! Plus, if physicists use data from your phone in their paper, then you'll get credited as an author.<p>Want to turn your smartphone into a cosmic ray detector? Well there's an app for that. Cosmic Rays Found in Smartphones, or CRAYFIS, uses smartphones' and …

Aliens May Be Out There, But Too Distant for Contact

The Milky Way may be home to some 3,000 extraterrestrial civilizations but the vast distances between our galactic cousins will make contact …

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Active moon volcanos in geologically recent times

Last volcanic activity on moon thought to be a billion years ago. Now small lava flows on moon’s dark plains suggest activity as recently as 50 …

Galaxy Note 4 UK release delayed until October 17th

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 was scheduled to go on sale tomorrow in the UK, along with delivery of pre-orders placed since September 19th. Disappointingly however, the smartphone has had its launched pushed back a week until October 17th.<p>The reason for the delay, according to Samsung, is overly high …

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Apple first, Google second, Samsung seventh in brand value in 2014

Interbrand published its annual brand value report, and technology companies are once again dominating the top 10.<p>Interbrand is a brand consultancy firm known for its annual listings of the most valuable brands in the world. To determine brand value, the firm looks at three main aspects: the …

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Scared of breaking your phone? Samsung offers an extended warranty program — for a price

No matter how well we take care of our smartphones, accidents still happen. While your brand new smartphone may come with a warranty, reading the …

Water on the Moon came from solar wind

Water trapped in rocks on the moon's surface probably originated mostly from streams of energetic particles blasted from the sun and not from cosmic impacts from comets, researchers say.<p>For years, scientists argued over whether the moon harbored water or not. Recent findings confirmed that water …

A Legion Of Walruses, Hidden Moon Valleys, And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

Daddy Longlegs Have a Secret Hunting Weapon: Glue

Author: Nick Stockton. Nick Stockton Science<p>Date of Publication: 10.02.14.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>In the family of arachnids, harvestmen …

Review: Two weeks with Apple’s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

What can I say about the iPhone 6 that you don’t know or haven’t already assumed? Not much, actually. It’s running iOS 8, has a great camera, thinner design, and a handful of features that make it different from last year’s iPhone.<p>This year, Apple has bumped up the display size and released two …

Microsoft's Lumia 830 Now Available in the UK

Microsoft has announced that its ‘affordable flagship’, the Lumia 830, is now available to buy in the UK following its announcement last month.<p>The 5-inch, 10-megapixel camera-equipped, Windows Phone 8.1 device will start from £24.99 per month on contract, Microsoft said, delivering on the company’s …

iPhone 6 Bendgate Reaction Could Break The Apple Watch

I can stop the clock, the tech world has found something wrong with the new iPhone 6. Yes, the iPhone 6 Plus…. bends if you put it under a lot of pressure, as Gordon Kelly reports here on Forbes:<p>#Bendgate is the predictable term that has flooded social media over the last 24 hours. It comes after a …

Report Claims Apple Will Launch 4.7-Inch iPhone 6 in August, Larger Model in September

A new report from Taiwan's <i>Economic Daily News</i> (via <i>Reuters</i>) claims that Apple will unveil and launch the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 in August, with a larger 5.5-inch or 5.6-inch model to be released in September. The report also notes that Apple will produce 80 million iPhone 6 units this year, with Apple …