Mystery glowing green fireball buzzes over Putin’s top-secret research labs sparking fears Russia is testing a – The Sun

Mystery glowing green fireball buzzes over Putin’s top-secret research labs sparking fears Russia is testing a – The Sun

A GLOWING green fireball buzzing over Russia’s hi-tech “scientific city” in Siberia has sparked claims Vladimir Putin could be developing space weapons. The bright flash and streaking tail was seen by stunned motorists close to the research town of Akademgorodok near Novosibirsk, Russia. East2west News The green flash may have been an asteroid coming to […]

SpaceX Is Launching a Piece of Trevor Paglen's Art Into Orbit – WIRED

SpaceX Is Launching a Piece of Trevor Paglen's Art Into Orbit – WIRED

When a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches Saturday from Vandenberg Air Force Base, north of Santa Barbara, California, its payload will include 64 small satellites from 34 organizations and 17 countries, each having paid launch broker Spaceflight Industries a hefty fee to be blasted 350 miles up and released into low earth orbit. Most of […]

NASA's InSight Lander Sends Back Stunning Image of the Martian Horizon – Gizmodo

NASA's InSight Lander Sends Back Stunning Image of the Martian Horizon – Gizmodo

The first released photo taken by NASA’s Insight lander after the removal of its lens cover. Photo: NASA (Twitter) NASA’s InSight (Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport) probe successfully completed its soft landing on Mars on Monday after a six-month, 300 million mile journey. And it’s already sending back photos of the […]

The Siberian unicorn lived at the same time as modern humans

The Siberian unicorn lived at the same time as modern humans

Today there are just five surviving species of rhino, but at different times in the past there were as many as 250 different species. Of these, one of the most impressive was Elasmotherium sibiricum. Weighing up to 3.5 tonnes, it lived on the Eurasian grasslands ranging from southwestern Russia and Ukraine to Kazakhstan and Siberia. […]

Six people swallowed LEGOs and pored through their own poo for science

Six people swallowed LEGOs and pored through their own poo for science

Enlarge / The horror: it took between 1.14 days to 3.04 days for the swallowed LEGO heads to reappear in subjects’ excrement, for an average of 1.71 days. Warner Bros. Pictures Here’s some good news for worried parents whose small children have ingested a LEGO (or two). A new study by pediatric researchers has concluded that the toy […]

Not the violet: scientists found a blooper in the clip “Cry”

Not the violet: scientists found a blooper in the clip “Cry”

The music video made a mistake of botany do not understand. Scientists of the NAS of Ukraine said that the flower, which appears in the music video of KAZKA “Cried”, not really violet, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to RBC. Experts congratulated the group KAZKA with the huge success of the track “Crying” and noted […]

ISS microbes should be monitored to avoid threat to astronaut health

ISS microbes should be monitored to avoid threat to astronaut health

Rough and smooth colony growth of Enterobacter cloacae bacteria on Tryptic Soy Broth agar. Credit: CDC Strains of the bacterium Enterobacter, similar to newly found opportunistic infectious organisms seen in a few hospital settings, have been identified on the International Space Station (ISS). The strains found in space were not pathogenic to humans, but researchers […]