NASA to Launch Craft to Unexplored Orbit for Moon Outpost

Concept art of CAPSTONE. Image: Illustration by NASA/Daniel Rutter ABSTRACT breaks down mind-bending scientific research, future tech, new discoveries, and major breakthroughs. NASA is poised to send a tiny satellite to an unexplored trajectory around the Moon that might one day serve as an orbital home to astronauts on a planned lunar space station known … Read more

8 gunshot wounds and a hospital on backup power

“Apparently the power was out so a CAT scan could not be done,” wrote Dr. Constance Hoare, in her notes from the intensive care unit. “In OR [the operating room] he had more than expected wrong,” wrote Hoare. But the surgeon who operated on Stephens said there simply wasn’t time for a CT scan, regardless … Read more

Gun violence in America, told through seven charts

Residents say a prayer at the entrance of Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Tex., on May 25.IVAN PIERRE AGUIRRE/The New York Times News Service It is an all-too familiar litany: Columbine. Virginia Tech. Sandy Hook. Parkland. And now Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Tex., where on Tuesday yet another gunman struck, killing 19 children and … Read more

Will Zalatoris felt ‘imposter syndrome’ watching Tiger Woods and in playoff at PGA

Despite falling just short of notching his maiden major — and Tour — victory, Will Zalatoris still experienced a first at Southern Hills. Before losing in a playoff to Justin Thomas, Zalatoris was one threesome ahead of the super group that included Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods during Rounds 1 and 2 of … Read more

Mortgage Rundown: Cottage mania can’t last: ‘The average Canadian has been priced out’

Welcome to Mortgage Rundown, a quick take on Canada’s home financing landscape from mortgage strategist Robert McLister. Sipping a drink as you bask in stunning sunsets from your cottage dock: What a life. It’s a life that most outside the top-third of income earners will never realize. “The average family is not buying a cottage,” … Read more

Google ‘Pixel Fold’ Delayed Yet Again as Apple Eyes 2025 for Foldable iPhone

Google is said to have delayed the launch of its first foldable smartphone yet again, due to the device reportedly failing to meet the company’s expectations. According The Elec, the company had planned to launch the device during the fourth quarter of this year, but Google has now decided to delay its release. The outlet’s … Read more

Acid Oceans Could Drastically Cut Down One of The World’s Biggest Oxygen Producers

The tiny floating organisms that supply our world with as much as a fifth of its oxygen will be in dire straights as our oceans acidify, new research suggests. The creatures, called diatoms, will be deprived of the silica building blocks they need to construct their protective shells, which come in all sorts of dazzling … Read more