How To Watch Boeing’s Starliner Capsule Attempt ISS Docking

Conceptual view of Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner.Image: Boeing It was the picture perfect launch of a ULA rocket Thursday evening at Cape Canaveral in Florida. The payload, a Boeing Starliner spacecraft, is now en route to the International Space Station, despite the bumpy orbital insertion burn. The capsule will attempt to dock at the orbital outpost … Read more

WHO calls emergency meeting as monkeypox cases top 100 in Europe

A section of skin tissue, harvested from a lesion on the skin of a monkey, that had been infected with monkeypox virus, is seen at 50X magnification on day four of rash development in 1968. CDC/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register Cases in nine European countries, North America, Australia … Read more

Webb telescope nearly set to explore the solar system

Simulated spectroscopy results from the plumes of Europa. This is an example of the data the Webb telescope could return that could identify the composition of subsurface ocean of this moon. Credit: NASA-GSFC/SVS, Hubble Space Telescope, Stefanie Milam, Geronimo Villanueva As NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope moves through the final phases of commissioning its science … Read more

Monkeypox spreading in Europe, US, has African scientists baffled | News

As more cases of monkeypox are detected in Europe and North America, some scientists who have monitored numerous outbreaks in Africa say they are baffled by the unusual disease’s spread in developed countries. Cases of the smallpox-related disease have not previously been seen among people with no links to Central and West Africa. France, Germany, … Read more

NASA Hubble Space Telescope hits new milestone in mystery of universe’s expansion rate

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! NASA announced Thursday that its Hubble Space Telescope (HST) has calibrated more than 40 “milepost markers” of space and time. The mile markers help scientists measure the expansion rate of the universe and astronomers have found – using data from the HST and other telescopes – a … Read more

What Is Monkeypox? – The New York Times

The rare monkeypox virus, usually confined mostly to Central and West Africa, has spread in unusual ways this year, and among populations that have not been vulnerable in the past. But while the transmissions have created some alarm among officials and infectious disease experts, and while a Covid-weary world is on high alert for new … Read more

One of The Hot, Dense Blobs Deep Inside Earth Has Been Revealed With New Imaging

For the first time, scientists have taken a proper look at an ultra-low velocity zone. These enigmatic pockets of rock sit close to the Earth’s core, about 3,000 kilometers (1,864 miles) below the surface. At that depth they’re obviously difficult to study, but we know they’re there because of the way seismic waves flow through … Read more

Officials Consider Mask Mandate As Covid Cases, Hospitalizations Surge – Deadline

There’s a growing chorus from public health officials being heard across the country this week, and it consists of one just word: “Masks.” Los Angeles County Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer on a Zoom with reporters today recommended, “Everyone two years of age and older should wear a mask in indoor gatherings and indoor settings … Read more

why scientists are on alert

The monkeypox virus (shown here in a colored transmission electron micrograph) is closely related to the smallpox virus.Credit: UK Health Security Agency/Science Photo Library More than 120 confirmed or suspected cases of monkeypox, a rare viral disease detected outside of Africa, have been reported in at least 11 non-African countries in the past week. The … Read more