BBC has announced that following the conclusion of Blue Planet 2 on Sunday, it will be uploading the entire series to iPlayer, where you can watch in 4K using new tech called Hybrid Log-Gamma (HDR), which the BBC has developed in-house, and which is designed so that broadcast signals can carry the detailed colour information.
The flight team dug up decades-old data and examined software coded in assembler language in order to figure out how to use thrusters that were designed for use during planetary flybys (i.e. Saturn in 1980). The Thursters were then reconfigure to help align the Voyager’s antenna’s to continue to point toward Earth thereby adding a few more years of life to this amazing piece of engineering.”
In 1968 the Sugar Association funded a research project on animals to shed light on the connection between sugar and heart health. They found that sugar might promote heart disease and bladder cancer so they ended the study and never published the results.
Costa Rica just ran 300 days on renewable power in 2017
Astronomers recently scrambled to observe an intriguing asteroid that zipped through the solar system on a steep trajectory from interstellar space—the first confirmed object from another star.
In the last week 134 earthquakes have hammered a three-mile stretch around Monterey County on the San Andreas fault.