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TWL #5: Timekeeping on Mars

So, there’s this fantastic Wikipedia list descriptively titled: Wikipedia:Unusual Articles. I just remember it as, That Wikipedia List It’s a collection of hundreds of articles about unusual, unexpected, and unbelievable subjects. No matter what link you click, it’s bound to be interesting. For that reason, every week, I’m going to click on a new link,… Read More »

How AI Helps Map the Dark Side of the Moon | AI News | Intel Software

[MUSIC PLAYING] We’ve all heard of the infamous dark side of the moon. Pink Floyd, anyone? But did you know Intel’s working with NASA to create maps of what’s on the dark side of the moon and how we can use it? I’m David Shaw. And you’ll find out more on this episode of AI… Read More »

Venus: Death of a Planet

From the fires of a sun’s birth, twin planets emerged. Venus and Earth. Two roads diverged in our young solar system. Nature draped one world in the greens and blues of life. While enveloping the other in acid clouds, high heat, and volcanic flows. Why did Venus take such a disastrous turn? And what light… Read More »

First Interstellar Asteroid Wows Scientists

First Interstellar Asteroid Wows Scientists [Music] Asteroid 1I/2017 U1 was discovered Oct 19 by the NASA-funded Pan-STARRS1 telescope in Hawaii. From its trajectory and speed, scientists determined it came from outside our solar system. It was a special day when this object was first discovered. We had been waiting for the discovery of an interstellar… Read More »

The Largest Black Holes in the Universe (VERSION ONE)

We’ve never seen them directly, yet we know they are there, Lurking within dense star clusters, Or wandering the dust lanes of the galaxy, Where they prey on stars, Or swallow planets whole. Our Milky Way may harbor millions of these black holes, the ultra dense remnants of dead stars. But now, in the universe… Read More »