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October 4, 2021

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Space.com

Bright fireball lights up the pre-dawn sky over Colorado (video)

A robotic astronomical observatory in the Colorado Rockies, called the Cloudbait Observatory, captured the streak on its cameras, the report added — and various …

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The New York Times

Like Captain Kirk, William Shatner Will Travel to Space (Almost)

William Shatner, known best from his years as the U.S.S. Enterprise’s Captain James T. Kirk in the “Star Trek” TV and film series, will launch to the edge of …

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Space.com

Chinese company aims for suborbital space tourism with familiar rocket design

CAS Space, a commercial spinoff from the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), is already developing rockets for commercial satellite launches and announced in …

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The New York Times

A ‘Pacemaker for the Brain’: No Treatment Helped Her Depression — Until This

It’s the first study of individualized brain stimulation to treat severe depression. Sarah’s case raises the possibility the method may help people who don’t …

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Phys.Org

Science of Psyche: Unique asteroid holds clues to early solar system

At NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, engineers integrate a gamma ray and neutron spectrometer into the agency’s Psyche spacecraft. The instrument will help …

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The Press Stories

BepiColombo gets first glimpse of Mercury

Since its launch on an Ariane 5 rocket in 2018, BepiColombo has completed a slingshot maneuver around Earth and two flybys of Venus to bend its orbit around the …

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Forbes

National Science Foundation Invests $75 Million In Five New Data Science Institutes

The institutes will bring together researchers and engineers in data science to develop and apply new technologies in several areas of science spanning biology, …

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Phys.Org

Tuning chemical reactions with light

In a promising emerging field of research, scientists worldwide are trying to use nanoscale antennas to capture and concentrate light into tiny volumes in order …

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CNN

The Earth isn’t as bright as it once was

A lack of clouds on Earth is causing the planet to dim according to a new geophysical research letter. (CNN) A new finding that seems …

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CBS News

Bright blue fireball caught on videos over Colorado

Another video, taken by Josh Ellis in Evergreen, Colorado, was shared with CBS Denver. Ellis said the fireball was so bright, it charged his solar lights.

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