Blue Origin Is Reviled Now

Why The Blue Origin Is Reviled Now?

It seems like billionaire-backed space enterprises are launching spacecraft all the time these days. So, why does Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin appear to be in jeopardy? Despite a successful summer, recent competition and several controversial tweets — including some false infographics — have left many in the space business critical of Jeff Bezos and his…

New! Home Data from Haitian earthquake seismometers

Installed in people’s living rooms, gardens, and businesses across Haiti, a network of low-cost seismometers is assisting scientists in deciphering the inner workings of the magnitude-7.2 earthquake that struck the country’s southern region earlier this month. After the country’s most recent significant earthquake, a magnitude-7 tremor that killed more than 100,000 people in 2010, the…

Do You Need a Covid Booster

NEW! Do You Need a Booster? What We Know

The Biden administration announced this week that most Americans will receive COVID booster shots eight months after receiving their second dose of Pfizer’s or Moderna’s messenger RNA (mRNA) vaccinations. People will begin receiving boosters on September 20 pending approval from the US Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s vaccine…