Month: October 2022

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TAMPA, Fla. — Arianespace is exploring the compatibility of its rockets with orbital transfer vehicles (OTVs) being developed by Space Machines Company, an Australian startup. The companies signed a deal Oct. 30 that lays the groundwork for their cooperation, which could later see them jointly offering services to customers seeking post-launch in-space logistics. Optimus-1, SMC’s
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Offshore wind farm. davee hughes uk | Moment | Getty Images The developer for a major offshore wind power project in Massachusetts has asked state regulators to pause review of the contract for one month, saying that global price hikes, inflation and supply chain shortages are disrupting the plan. The Commonwealth Wind project, which would
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David Wadhwani, president of Adobe’s Digital Media unit, speaks at Adobe’s Max conference in Los Angeles in October 2022. Adobe In September 2009, with the stock market still in the doldrums from the Great Recession, Adobe announced plans to spend $1.8 billion for marketing software vendor Omniture, its second-biggest acquisition ever at the time. Prior
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SEOUL, South Korea —Australia has pledged not to conduct direct-ascent anti-satellite (ASAT) missile testing, throwing its weight behind the U.S.-driven initiative launched in April to promote the peaceful and safe use of outer space.  Australia’s pledge comes about three weeks after the United Kingdom and South Korea joined the initiative, raising the number of like-minded
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Reprinted from GreenBuzz, a free weekly newsletter. Subscribe here. Last week at VERGE 22, I had the pleasure of hosting two plenary conversations that featured remarkable young women who left me, and everyone, both inspired and challenged. Individually and together, the conversations underscored the need for companies to seek out and listen — really, truly
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#shorts Margaret Taylor’s husband Zachary was the last president of the USA who was not a member of the Republican or Democratic party. He was a Whig. The circumstances of his death are mysterious — perhaps it was an assassin? But the circumstances of his wife’s THIRD death are even more interesting….. sources: https://www.whitehouse.gov/about-the-white-house/first-families/margaret-mackall-smith-taylor/ https://www.loc.gov/item/96521906/
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Since it launched in 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope has snapped more than a million images and changed the way we see the universe, literally. SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Huge thanks go to the