Articles, Blog , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 100 Comments

(electronic music) – In 1977, NASA sent two golden records into space aboard the Voyager One and Two spacecraft. The Voyager probes have become two of the farthest reaching objects ever launched by humanity. And the golden records, real functioning LPs, contained something utterly unique: audio and images from Earth. By 2030, both Voyager One

Read More

Articles, Blog , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 100 Comments

When Alan Shepard became the first American in space in 1961, he rode in a Mercury capsule packed with the world’s most cutting-edge technology. It had almost everything you’d expect a spaceship to have, from a heat shield to plenty of oxygen. But it was missing one really big thing: a computer! Somehow, our first

Read More

Articles, Blog , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 100 Comments

Stonehenge was built and modified several times over the course of a thousand years starting around 5,000 years ago. This kit shows what the final version probably looked like based on the ruins that are there today. But some of these stones are simply missing so archaeologists can’t know for sure that this plan was

Read More

Articles , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 13 Comments

[CLUNKING] [MUSIC PLAYING] [CLUNKING] [CLUNKING] MAN 1: Ignition sequencestart 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1, 0. All engines running. Liftoff. We have a liftoff. 32 minutes past the hour,liftoff on Apollo 11. Tower cleared. MAN 2: OK, we gota roll program. NEIL ARMSTRONG: NeilArmstrong reporting the roll and pitchprogram which puts Apollo 11 on a

Read More

Articles , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 22 Comments

المترجم: Hani Eldaleesالمدقّق: Mahmoud Magdy في الفيلم (إنترستلر)، نشاهد نظرة عن قرب لثقب أسود ضخم. في الخلفية يوجد غاز متوهج، قوة الجاذبية الهائلة لهذا الثقب الأسود تشكل الضوء على شكل حلقة. ولكن هذه الصورة غير حقيقية، بل رسماً تقريبياًباستخدام الكمبيوتر تعبير فني عمّا قد يكونشكّل الثقب الأسود في الواقع. قبل 100 عام، نشر ألبرت آينشتايننظريته

Read More

Articles , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 22 Comments

my mom just sent me this old test I had from the seventh grade that showed I got hundred-percent on my quiz and stron immediately back when we had nine planets seventh grade science teacher was all about astronomy so that was his big thing and that's probably where I had started strong serve the

Read More

Articles , , , , , , , , , , , , , 30 Comments

المترجم: Mira Kraïmiaالمدقّق: khalid marbou سماء المدينة مملّة بصراحة. لو نظرت فوقإلى الفجوات بين المباني، قد تكون قادرا على رؤيةكوكبة الدب الأكبر أو ربّما حزام أوريون. لكن مهلا، انظر هناك مجدداوأخرج إبهامك برأيك كم عدد النجوم الموجودة وراءه؟ عشرة، عشرون؟ احزر مجددا. إن نظرت إلى تلك الرقعة من السماءبحجم إبهامك بمنظار هابل الفضائي سترى لطخات

Read More

Articles , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 23 Comments

well here's a question that's not totally related but you might be a good person for this what is quantum computing now I keep hearing about this that's one of the big breakthroughs in computers is going to be quantum computing right I'm almost the right guy I'm not completely the regular I actually did

Read More

Articles , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 30 Comments

well this is a bit fancy I'm somewhere a bit different today my uni has a recording studio where they've recently set up that's free for students to use and so I thought I'd come in and try it out it's probably a bit too serious for the kind of casual video I filmed today

Read More

Articles , , , , , , , , , , , , 29 Comments

well hello everybody welcome back to another edition a telescope man well I've done several of these in the past let me give you the date of this video it's March of 2018 I wanted to run through my listing of free software packages that are used in amateur radio kind of give you a

Read More