The Falcon 9 first stage aced its landing again tonight, settling softly onto the deck of the drone ship " Of Course I Still Love You ". "This is going to be ultimately a huge revolution in spaceflight", SpaceX founder Elon Musk said after the successful mission, calling it an "amazing day" for the space industry.
In order to play, all you have to do is open up your Google Maps app. If you tap the button, the app will whisk you to a seemingly random spot somewhere in the world for a game of Ms. For me, I chose downtown Raleigh, NC for my Ms. Pac-Man gaming session. Given that today is Friday, the temptation to procrastinate is stronger than usual, but Google Maps has seen to it that productivity is nearly certain to take a nosedive.
The storm quickly weakened as it moved inland, but continued to dump rain across Queensland and New South Wales through Thursday. Massive floods in the wake of tropical cyclone Debbie hit two eastern Australia states on Thursday and Friday, forcing the evacuation of tens of thousands of people.
With that original premiere date, the movie would have gone up against the R-rated action film Atomic Blonde , which would have meant that both films would have been appealing to the same target audience. Doing justice to a fantasy series that spans eight books can be hard, but it can be even more daunting to capture the project's scale and breadth. After all, there could be a lot of work yet to be done on the movie ...
Three North Koreans wanted for questioning over the murder of the estranged half-brother of their country's leader returned home on Friday along with the body of victim Kim Jong Nam after Malaysia agreed a swap deal with the reclusive state.
If you're a Microsoft fan, perhaps it is. Samsung is calling its latest brainchild the "smartphone without limits" and that has got a lot to do with its looks; after all, isn't that what strikes you first about a brand new phone? The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus are meant to work well with video and with Samsung's own VR headset, Gear VR.
The goal of the six-and-a-half hour space walk is to continue upgrading the International Space Station for the arrival of commercial spaceships in the years to come. EST (1129GMT) and reentering at 2:33 p.m. (!833GMT). After today, Whitson will have accumulated 59 hours in spacewalking, but hey, that could grow - she won't be back on Earth until some time in spring .
In the last quarter, insiders purchased 2,087,136 shares of company stock valued at $17,322,858. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink . Maximum and minimum EPS estimate for the current quarter is projected at $-2.86 and $-3.08, respectively, according to 2 analysts. Receive Sears Holdings Corporation News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and ...
The winds may also be strong enough to damage to trees and structures. SAN DIEGO- Gusty and potentially damaging winds are expected to develop in parts of San Diego County Thursday. The National Weather Service forecast for Modesto includes just a slight chance of rain showers Thursday morning, but wind gusts in the area could reach as high as 35 miles per hour Thursday and Friday.
Wenger's future is once again dominating the agenda in the build-up to Arsenal's clash with Manchester City on Sunday that could have a major bearing on both clubs' hopes of finishing in the top-four. "I have to come back to the strength of the team as much as I can". I hope he'll stay at the club. "It's sad for me to see how many people are treating him the way they are".
The move will inflame already high tensions over the status of "the Rock", which has been held by the United Kingdom since 1713 and is home to United Kingdom military bases. The status of Gibraltar compounds United Kingdom constitutional challenges including the break-down of devolution in the North of Ireland, and calls for a fresh referendum on independence in Scotland.
On Thursday evening, Trump tagged Republican congressmen Mark Meadows of North Carolina, Jim Jordan of OH and Raul Labrador of Idaho, contending that if they would "get on board we would have both great health care, massive tax cuts and reform".
Comcast's Xfinity Instant TV service has not yet been announced, though it is likely going to be rolled out into more markets across the United States by the end of 2017. Considering Xfinity Instant TV will be a lot like Stream, it could give Comcast subscribers a huge perk by not counting toward their data caps. The TV streaming service was enabled to provide content onto PCs, tablets and phones and they have to pass via a broadband modem.
NASA's image and video library . If successful, it will be the first travel in deep space - that is to say past the global space station - in the 45 years since the last Apollo mission in December 1972. For the last few years, the agency's envisioned "Journey to Mars" campaign has included the Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM), an effort to pluck a boulder from a near-Earth asteroid and drag the rock to lunar orbit, where it could be visited by astronauts aboard Orion .
Mission Control advised the astronauts to use the cover that they removed from a relocated docking port as a substitute. "You guys came up with a fantastic plan on short notice", Whitson told Mission Control . It was Whitson's eighth spacewalk , also a record for a female astronaut . Kimbrough and Pesquet will prepare for the robotic move of PMA-3 on March 30 by disconnecting cables and electrical connections on it.
Longtime customer SES got a discount for agreeing to use a salvaged rocket, but wouldn't say how much. But now it's taken one of the rockets that it landed past year and launched and landed it again. This particular one was first launched in April 2016, and was put on the launchpad last night equipped with a communications satellite. Did you get that? Having first been used on a resupply mission to the ISS in April a year ago, the Falcon 9 in question was refurbished over a four-month ...
That is to say, Samsung wants Bixby to support the "complete" range of tasks of any certain app that can be done with touch. "Bixby will help remove friction, simplify user education with new voice interfaces and will make using your phone even more seamless and intuitive".
Post this, the device will see Cortana, Excel, Outlook, OneDrive, OneNote, Bing, Groove, Skype, MSN News etc on the Galaxy S8 . Microsoft has been heavily pushing its services with Android apps lately, and the Galaxy S8 already comes with a couple of Microsoft apps, like Office.
The study led researchers to focus on argon, a very stable element. Marek Slipski, a fifth-year graduate student in planetary sciences at LASP, is a co-author of the new paper . As a "noble gas", argon cannot react chemically with anything; the only process that can remove it to space is a physical process called " sputtering " by the solar wind.
Numerous nation's top tourist attractions were hit by winds clocked at over 260 km per hour, with over 200 tourists and 50 to 60 staff still on Daydream Island stranded and running low on supplies, while Hayman Island has yet to be contacted.
Not surprisingly, he did that with a tweet this morning, which read, The Freedom Caucus will hurt the entire Republican agenda if they don't get on the team and fast; we must fight them and Dems in 2018. "These are the times that try men's souls", Meadows told HuffPost Wednesday, summoning Thomas Paine. "Nearly everyone succumbs to the D.C. Establishment".
The spacewalks are needed for upgrading work and getting things ready for the docking of so-called space taxis in the future. Kimbrough disconnected the port during a spacewalk last Friday. She arrived at the space station in November, after previously serving on two six-month missions at the orbiting outpost in 2002 and 2008. Cameras tracked the shielding as it drifted into the distance, and Mission Control said there was no danger the lost shield could hit and damage the space station.
The new Samsung Gear VR 2017 rolls out on April 21 with a price tag of $129 and can accommodate the Samsung Galaxy S8 , S8 Pus smartphones. This version of Samsung's Galaxy S8 will come with a range of Microsoft apps and services. According to Samsung, he said, British English would be "available later this year", but could only recognise American English and Korean for now. Although Bixby now supports only a few native applications, the company has additional plans to upgrade it in the ...
SpaceX and Boeing are building the capsules . A spacewalk is when an astronaut performs a task or mission while outside of their spacecraft in space. The record was 50 hours and 40 minutes. The first flight could occur as early as next year. This is the 199th EVA in station history, the fourth so far this year, the sixth for Kimbrough and the eighth for Whitson.
According to Know Your Mobile , the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are more visually appealing than the previous versions with the removal of the Home button. The Galaxy S7 and S7 edge happen to be Samsung's best-selling smartphones of all time. This year, the South Korea-based tech firm has added in something called multi-frame image, which can takes three snaps and finds the best one, so the quality should be improved in terms of what interested buyers looking at.
Four hours and 22 minutes into the excursion, Whitson, a veteran of two earlier long-duration station visits, set a new record for cumulative spacewalk time by a female astronaut , surpassing Sunita Williams' mark of 50 hours and 40 minutes.
Musk said this day was 15 years in coming and that, all told, the reusability effort has cost the company at least $1 billion, which will take time to recoup. The rocket boosted a communications satellite called SES-10 into orbit for the satellite company SES. As for the cost of Thursday's launch, Martin Halliwell, chief technology officer at SES, has declined to say publicly the exact amount.
Samsung finally came out with the much-awaited Galaxy S8 yesterday in the event which took place in NY. The Note 7 pushed the engineering envelope with its large battery , which contributed to a series of spontaneous smartphone combustions.
However, we hear that pre-orders will be open from 11 to 13 April 2017 on the website , so keep your eyes peeled. The water resistance was demonstrated in a very "James Bond" display in which one of the new phones was sitting in a glass box.
According to Hyundai , it chose to start with developing Future Eco fuel-cell electric vehicle models in order to keep up with other auto companies that have started in development and production of electric cars, like Tesla is known for. The sales of electric vehicles at present account for 1% of the total global market. At Hyundai-Kia's green auto research center in Yonging, Lee said that the electric vehicle platform is going to require high up-front investments, but in order to compete ...
Talksport cites sources in Italy reporting that Sampdoria are resigned to losing Schik at the end of the season, but they are trying to persuade him to sign a new deal in the coming weeks so that they can bump up his release clause prior to the start of bidding war.
The most recent tweet confirms that the future of Dash Charge will be unveiled on Friday, hinting that an actual announcement is underway. Dash Charge quick charging is one of the key selling points of the OnePlus 3T. Today, the company posted a video that was an ad for " Dash Energy " an energy drink that would be Dash Charge "For Humans". So, there is a high probability that Dash Charge compliant OnePlus power bank might break covers.
Doesn't matter how many times you do it, spacewalks are always risky business, and this week's was no exception, with NASA Astronauts Peggy Whitson and Shane Kimbrough venturing out of the International Space Station (ISS) to carry out some repairs.
Scott says past year over 178 countries and territories participated in Earth Hour. The group also encourages businesses and ordinary people to turn of their lights for the hour, and nearly 40,000 have signed up on the website so far to participate.
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket recovered at sea from its maiden flight previous year blasted off again from Florida on Thursday in the first successful launch of a recycled orbital-class booster, which scored a double feat with another return landing on an ocean platform.