Saul Ramirez

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Quarter moon, Earth perihelion, neap tide

The last quarter moon combined with Earth at perihelion should usher in a gentle neap tide, with little variation between high and low tide over the …

Astronomy

Where’s the safest place to put pot dispensaries?

People who live in areas of California with a higher density of marijuana dispensaries are hospitalized more because of marijuana abuse and …

Swirling mystery of Jupiter’s Great Red Spot

The Great Red Spot has been swirling wildly over Jupiter for the past 150 years, but scientists still aren’t sure what causes the gigantic storm’s …

Oculus VR bought a firm that reconstructs 3D scenes in real time

I'm willing to bet that one of the best things about having Facebook in your back pocket is that your pocketbook is likely bottomless. How's that? Well, Oculus has acquired yet <i>another</i> company on its path to a retail model. This time it's Surreal Vision, a firm focused on "3D scene reconstruction" …

'Playing Around With Telescopes' To Explore Secrets Of The Universe

Shrinivas Kulkarni, an astronomy and planetary science professor at the California Institute of Technology, is a serious astronomer. But not too serious.<p>"We astronomers are supposed to say, 'We wonder about the stars and we really want to think about it,' " says Kulkarni — in other words, think …

June 2015