Cassini

Touring the solar system with a new book of NASA photos

Touring the solar system with a new book of NASA photos

7 days ago   |   Engadget

It's easy to get jaded by images of our solar system, especially when NASA probes like Cassini make it look so routine. A new book called The Planets, written and curated by...
Read more ...

Edgecore Networks Contributes Design of the Whitebox andldquo;Cassiniandrdquo; Packet Transponder to the Telecom Infra Project

12 days ago   |   Cellular news   |   2 articles

Edgecore Networks®, the leader in open networking, today announced its contribution to the Telecom Infra Project of the hardware design for the "Cassini" packet transponder...
Read more ...

Saturn's frosty ocean moon Enceladus might actually support life

Saturn's frosty ocean moon Enceladus might actually support life

13 days ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport   |   2 articles

Mankind has sent fancy robots and probes to a whole bunch of our nearest planetary neighbors and found nothing to suggest life exists on them, but if you've given up hope that...
Read more ...

Future robots won't resemble humans - we're too inefficient

13 days ago   |   Phys.org

Humanoid robots are a vanity project: an attempt to create artificial life in our own image - essentially trying to play God. The problem is, we're not very good at it. Ask...
Read more ...

The internal ocean of Saturn's moon Enceladus could be old enough to have evolved life, finds study

13 days ago   |   Phys.org

We recently bade farewell to the Cassini spacecraft, which after 13 years of faithfully orbiting Saturn and its moons was directed to plunge into the giant planet's atmosphere...
Read more ...

Image: Pandora, the would-be perturber

13 days ago   |   Phys.org

As Cassini hurtled toward its fatal encounter with Saturn, the spacecraft turned to catch this final look at Saturn's moon Pandora next to the thin line of the F ring.
Read more ...

Bizarre Saturn Hexagon, Vortex Star in Cassini Photo

20 days ago   |   Space

NASA's Cassini spacecraft has given us another great look at the odd hexagon and vortex that swirl around Saturn's north pole.
Read more ...

Image: Saturn's north pole

20 days ago   |   Phys.org

Reflected sunlight is the source of the illumination for visible wavelength images such as the one above. However, at longer infrared wavelengths, direct thermal emission from...
Read more ...

Saturn's radiation belts: A stranger to the solar wind

21 days ago   |   Phys.org

The radiation belts of Earth and Saturn differ more strongly than previously assumed. In these belts, very energetic particles, such as electrons and protons, move around the...
Read more ...

NASA and Germany are about to refresh their climate science satellites

NASA and Germany are about to refresh their climate science satellites

24 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Cassini might have gotten a very emotional send-off at the close of its 20-year journey, but it's not the only long-term space mission being retired this season. Today, the...
Read more ...


Register you to post on HTech

Free Registration

Black Friday just came early for one of our favorite pairs of wireless...

Black Friday just came early for one of our favorite pairs of wireless headphones

There's no question that the biggest headphone brands in the world like Beats and Bose make fantastic headphones. And with Black Friday fast approaching, you can get killer... Read more ...

The Justice Department is suing to block the AT&T - Time Warner merger, says...

The Justice Department is suing to block the AT&T - Time Warner merger, says report

The Justice Department is poised to block the proposed merger between AT&T and Time Warner, according to a Bloomberg report. The Department of Justice has announced a public... Read more ...

LG's killer OLED TV deals let you skip the Black Friday nightmare

LG's killer OLED TV deals let you skip the Black Friday nightmare

Now's probably the time to buy a new TV, thanks to LG's OLED Black Friday deals. Ten LG OLED models are being discounted to some of their lowest prices yet. The 55-inch B7A is... Read more ...

Roccat's got some rocking Black Friday deals on gaming keyboards and mice

Roccat's got some rocking Black Friday deals on gaming keyboards and mice

Roccat has unleashed a clutch of Black Friday deals which are live now and will run through until the end of November, with savings of 30% on gaming keyboards, mice and a... Read more ...

Humble's Fall Sale is now on, featuring literally thousands of games

Humble's Fall Sale is now on, featuring literally thousands of games

Ahead of what can only possibly be the impending financial doom of us all - Black Friday 2017 - Humble has launched its Fall Sale. It's a fairly big sale range, too, featuring... Read more ...

Star Wars: Battlefront 2 loot box controversy hits EA where it hurts

Star Wars: Battlefront 2 loot box controversy hits EA where it hurts

The controversy surrounding the loot boxes found in Star Wars: Battlefront 2 should be well known to most by now. Even before the game launched, Star Wars fans were up in arms... Read more ...

Clicker Heroes 2 Developer Abandons Microtransaction Model Citing Ethical...

Clicker Heroes 2 Developer Abandons Microtransaction Model Citing Ethical Concerns

In a letter to their players, Clicker Heroes 2 developer Playsaurus explains why they went with an upfront pricing model instead of free-to-play with microtransactions like the... Read more ...

OnePlus 5 will soon be discontinued

OnePlus 5 will soon be discontinued

OnePlus has done it again. It has brought out a flagship device at half the flagship price. And it has also ruffled the feathers or some of its own loyal fans. Although the gap... Read more ...

DOJ sues to block AT&T's purchase of Time Warner; is this Trump's payback...

DOJ sues to block AT&T's purchase of Time Warner; is this Trump's payback for his CNN vendetta?

In October of last year, AT&T announced an $85.4 billion bid to purchase Time Warner. At the time, Donald Trump was the GOP candidate for the presidency, and he vowed to block... Read more ...

Android 8.0 Oreo Users Now Get PiP Mode With YouTube TV

Android 8.0 Oreo Users Now Get PiP Mode With YouTube TV

Android 8.0 Oreo users now get Picture-in-Picture mode on YouTube TV through the application's latest update, something which could be pretty useful if you use the streaming... Read more ...