Dag: 30 juni 2020

Scientists Say They’ve Found the Exact Center of the Solar SystemScientists Say They’ve Found the Exact Center of the Solar System

<div><img width="300" height="158" src="https://wp-assets.futurism.com/2020/06/Scientists-Say-Found-Exact-Center-Solar-System-300x158.jpg" alt=""></div> <p>For the first time, scientists have managed to find our solar system’s precise center of gravity — an important step toward better understanding the universe around us. It sounds like a trivial

NASA Astronaut Says SpaceX Crew Dragon Looked “Awesome” During SpacewalkNASA Astronaut Says SpaceX Crew Dragon Looked “Awesome” During Spacewalk

<div><img width="300" height="158" src="https://wp-assets.futurism.com/2020/06/nasa-astronaut-spacex-crew-dragon-looked-awesome-spacewalk-300x158.jpg" alt='NASA astronauts Chris Cassidy and Bob Behnken got a tremendous view during their spacewalk on Monday. "Not bad for a view while working."'></div> <p>NASA astronauts Chris Cassidy and Bob Behnken got a tremendous

“Radioactive Gobstoppers” Could Stop the Next Nuclear Reactor Meltdown“Radioactive Gobstoppers” Could Stop the Next Nuclear Reactor Meltdown

<div><img width="300" height="158" src="https://wp-assets.futurism.com/2020/06/radioactive-gobstoppers-could-stop-the-next-nuclear-reactor-meltdown-300x158.jpg" alt="Researchers are hoping that tiny graphite-coated balls of uranium could revolutionize and bring back nuclear energy production to the United States."></div> <p>Researchers at the Idaho National Laboratory have created tiny graphite-coated balls of

Fauci: Prepare for 100,000 Daily Cases, “Disturbing” Death TollFauci: Prepare for 100,000 Daily Cases, “Disturbing” Death Toll

<div><img width="300" height="158" src="https://wp-assets.futurism.com/2020/06/fauci-prepare-100000-daily-cases-disturbing-death-toll-300x158.jpg" alt="Dr. Anthony Fauci warns that unless the U.S. government gets its act together, the country could see 100,000 new coronavirus cases every day."></div> <p>On Tuesday, Dr. Anthony Fauci addressed the Senate to give

Scientists Are Baffled By a Bizarre Black Hole-Like ObjectScientists Are Baffled By a Bizarre Black Hole-Like Object

<div><img width="300" height="158" src="https://wp-assets.futurism.com/2020/06/scientists-baffled-bizarre-black-hole-object-300x158.jpg" alt="A bizarre celestial object too big to be a neutron star but too small for a black hole could undo the rules astrophysicsts use to understand the universe."></div> <p>Last week, astrophysicists announced a

Facebook Built a VR Headset the Size of a Pair of Large SunglassesFacebook Built a VR Headset the Size of a Pair of Large Sunglasses

<div><img width="300" height="158" src="https://wp-assets.futurism.com/2020/06/facebook-vr-headset-size-large-sunglasses2-300x158.jpg" alt="A team researchers at Facebook have created a virtual reality headset that's not much larger than a (bulky) pair of sunglasses."></div> <p>A team researchers at Facebook have created a virtual reality headset that’s

According to New Equations, a Mars Colony Would Need This Many PeopleAccording to New Equations, a Mars Colony Would Need This Many People

<div><img width="300" height="158" src="https://wp-assets.futurism.com/2020/06/models-predict-lowest-population-successful-mars-colony-300x158.jpg" alt="A new mathematical model predicts that a self-sustaining colony on Mars could succeed with just 110 settlers working together."></div> <p>A French computer scientist just developed a complex series of equations to predict the