Brilliant sea of stars.
Jump in. The celestial water’s great.
— I Am Donna (@Crypsis12) July 26, 2022
AP: Russia to drop out of International Space Station after 2024: Russia will pull out of the International Space Station after 2024 and focus on building its own orbiting outpost, the country’s new space chief said Tuesday amid high tensions between Moscow and the West over the fighting in Ukraine…
Our latest prediction for #CZ5B rocket body reentry is:
🚀31 Jul 2022 00:24 UTC ± 16 hours
Reentry will be along one of the ground tracks shown here. It is still too early to determine a meaningful debris footprint. Follow this page for updates: https://t.co/SxrMtcJnj0 pic.twitter.com/CZRQBClOAg
— The Aerospace Corporation (@AerospaceCorp) July 28, 2022
Ed Browne: Out of Control Space Debris Is About to Plummet to Earth: How to Track: Alarge section of a Chinese rocket currently in an uncontrolled orbit around the Earth is due to re-enter the atmosphere this weekend—and no one knows exactly when or where…
Robert Lea: Explosive volcanism on Mars deposited rare mineral into Gale Crater, NASA rover finds: A new scenario suggests how a rare form of quartz came to be found in a dried lake bed by the Curiosity rover.
Daisy Dobrijevic: Strange but true Mercury facts
Jason Rainbow: SpaceX requests spectrum to upgrade Starlink mobile services: Starlink launched a maritime-focused service plan a week after getting FCC permission to connect aircraft, ships, and motor vehicles…
- The global space economy grew last year at the fastest annual rate since 2014, according to a report by the Space Foundation.
- Total output by the world’s governments and corporations in the realm of rockets, satellites and more expanded by 9% year-over-year, the report found.
- Space Foundation CEO Tom Zelibor told CNBC that the space economy is expected to weather market volatility and macroeconomic pressures, and continue growing this year.
This one sounds crazy but I’ll wait for the TV server release…
Brad Lang: Nope Reviews Describe Jordan Peele’s Latest Film as One of 2022’s Best: The reviews for Jordan Peele’s Nope are rolling in and the critics are describing the sci-fi horror story as one of the best movies of 2022.
Renaldo Matadeen: Jordan Peele’s Nope Revealed a Bigger Threat Than the UFO
~~Many thanks to Maggie and The Universal Spectator for reprint permission.