Nerdiest. Worlds. EverThis month's New Horizons flyby of dwarf planet Pluto and its biggest moon Charon left a wealth of incredible data in its wake, with unforgettable pictures of geographic features such as the now famous giant "heart" on PlutoSee also:
It took more than nine years and 3 billion miles to get the photo. But for the people who built New Horizons — the NASA spacecraft that just flew by Pluto — the journey was well worth it.See also: Hello, Pluto:
An anonymous reader writes In one year, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft will reach Pluto after over 8 years of travel. "Not only did we choose the date, by the way, we chose the hour and the minute. And we're on track," says Alan Stern,
While the world watched in awe this week as the first up-close images and videos of Pluto were beamed back to Earth by NASA's New Horizons mission, it has been particularly eventful for a group of nine-and-a-half year olds, dubbed the "Pluto Pals.
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft, which made its famous flyby of Pluto in July, has a new place to goScientists working with the mission have picked their first-choice destination for New Horizons' post-Pluto existenceSee also: Hello, Pluto: The 9-year journey to a new horizonThe tiny object,
LAUREL, Maryland — Humanity's first robotic emissary to Pluto has successfully phoned home after its close encounter with the dwarf planetMission controllers received a status update from NASA's New Horizons probe right on time, at 8:53 p.m. ET Tuesday,
Tomorrow NASA’s New Horizons space probe will reach the finale of its 9-year journey to the outer reaches of the solar system. The mission, a 13-year study in marshaling resources, could be a lesson to any startup. And regardless of the outcome of tomorrow’s flyby,
NASA has just received the first batch of the sharpest images of Pluto captured during the July flyby—and they’re incredible. Are you ready to go cross-country skiing and ice climbing three billion miles from home? Because Pluto’s terrain is a frozen wonderland.Read more...
Later this week, NASA's New Horizons probe will finally be close enough to Pluto to begin observing the dwarf planet and its moons. Along with a bevy of scientific instrument, the probe has also been carrying a sentimental payload: a tiny tin of the ashes belonging to Clyde Tombaugh,
Pluto's moons are weird as hell.Three of the dwarf planet's five moons — named Charon, Nix, Hydra, Kerberos and Styx — are coming into better focus now that NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is beaming back more images from last week's historic flyby, and man, do they look strangeSee also: Hello,
Pluto, the underdog of planetary science, finally gets its time in the spotlight this week. As the New Horizons spacecraft nears its historic rendezvous with the icy space object Tuesday morning,
Facebook knows it has a trust problem. In an effort to better manage how its users flag content they object to, the social media giant is planning to rate the trustworthiness of its users on an individual basis. However,
Portland-based writer and artist Michael James Schneider posted a series of engagement photos to Twitter of him and his wine-box boyfriend, and of course, they went viral. You know what they say...rosé is bae. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Wine, Marriage Proposal, Viral Tweets, and Wine Box
Former Donald Trump campaign chairman and lover of ugly-but-expensive suits Paul Manafort was found guilty on eight counts on Tuesday, the first verdict in a case stemming from Robert Mueller's special counsel investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. According to CNN,
Remember when Donald Trump, our sitting president, called Omarosa "that dog" after news broke that she'd recorded with him and others during her time at the White House? It was both racist and sexist — and definitely was not said from a place of love.
Researchers have been trying to make a "universal" blood type that anyone can receive, and it may be a reality soon — thanks to some researchers at the University of British Columbia, and to the bacteria in your guts. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Blood, Bacteria, Blood Type,
The VMAs are always insane — especially the outfits! Here are some of the most...interesting ones from this year's show. Read more...More about Celebrities, Fashion, Vmas, Entertainment, and Movies Tv Shows
This might be one of the coolest ways to charge your phone. The 'Oakywood Wireless Charger' is compatible with all Qi-enabled smartphonesHeads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something,
Windows 10, Microsoft's highly-anticipated upgrade, both looks ahead and harks back to the good old days.The system includes revamped versions of older features, like a redesigned Start menu that includes your most-used apps and PC settings, along with a set of customizable live tiles for your apps.
"How willing are you to die for your country? Because I'm ready to go right here, right now."It doesn't get more Michael Bay than that — unless you add some fiery explosions, mechanized warfare and Megan Fox. O.K.,two out of three ain't bad.
What was Twitter thinking?Early Tuesday afternoon, interim CEO Jack Dorsey tweeted out that Twitter's Q2 earnings call would be broadcast on Periscope, the social platform’s streaming video service. I, and probably thousands of others, added Twitter Earnings to my Periscope feedAt 5 PM EDT,
Payments startup Balanced is looking for ways in which its marketplace customers can more quickly exchange funds between those who are purchasing goods or services on their platforms to those who provide them.
We wrote hundreds upon hundreds of stories about the built world around us this year—ranging from the discovery of how Egypt really built its pyramids, to a tour of the building where NYC's poop goes. Odds are good you didn't see every last one, so take a look at the best of the year.Read more...
With the drum of Microsoft leading the march forward, it’s easy to assume that older devices and services will lose support. While Microsoft has cut support from Windows XP and the new browser code named Project Spartan will only be on Windows 10, support continues for the Xbox 360.
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