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Seeing the Solar Eclipse from 223,000 Miles Away

This spectacular image showing the Moon’s shadow on Earth’s surface was acquired during a 20-second period starting at 2:59 p.m. EDT (18:59:19 UTC) on April 8, 2024, by NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter.

Marquez: Age a key factor in Quartararo's new Yamaha MotoGP deal

Five days before the start of the Americas GP, Yamaha announced the extension of Quartararo's contract until the end of 2026.Quartararo justified his decision in Texas with the internal restructuring process that has been launched within the technical departm

Honda targets F1 title bid with Aston Martin from 2026

From 2026 Honda will move its works engine deal to Aston Martin, ending its successful association with Red Bull.Following Honda's initial decision to withdraw from F1, which led to Red Bull deciding to take its engines in-house and link up with Ford for 2026

Ireland’s bid to rejoin the WRC in 2025 halted

Ireland had tabled a bid to secure a three-year contract to host the WRC, beginning from 2025, which planned to bring the championship back to the country for the first time since 2009.Motorsport Ireland announced in January a plan to rotate the rally throug

Abbreviated Pundit Roundup: People of New York v. Trump begins

Abbreviated Pundit Roundup is a long-running series published every morning that collects essential political discussion and analysis around the internet. We begin today with María Antonia Sánchez-Vallejo of El País in English describing the fir

F1 Chinese GP: How to watch, ESPN Formula 1 TV times in USA

When is the 2024 Chinese Grand Prix?This year’s race takes place on 21 April at 3:00am ET over 56 laps of the Shanghai International Circuit, and the time difference means some late nights and early starts for the American audience.This is also the first sp

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The off-track action that makes the Miami GP an F1 race like no other

Sponsored by   This year sees the third iteration of the event, which seems to get bigger and better each year. Las Vegas is a tough act to follow, so Miami is sure to be stepping things up yet again for 2024 – and with MoneyGram, you could be there.If th

Morning Digest: Trump targets one of last two pro-impeachment House Republicans

The Morning Digest is compiled by David Nir, Jeff Singer, and Stephen Wolf, with additional contributions from the Daily Kos Elections team. Subscribe to The Downballot, our weekly podcast x Embedded Content Leading Off ● WA-04: Donald Trump on Friday

Trump wants tax cuts for the rich. Biden's making sure voters know it

Talking about tax policy is one of the best ways for President Joe Biden to create a contrast with Donald Trump on who will fight for average Americans. As Trump told a group of wealthy campaign donors earlier this month, one of his signature issues if electe

Live coverage: Donald Trump's first criminal trial, Day Two

Donald Trump has arrived at the Manhattan courtroom of Judge Juan Merchan for the second day of his criminal trial over falsifying business records connected to hush money payments made to adult film actress Stormy Daniels. On Monday, Merchan ruled on s

Best Internet Providers in Washington, DC - CNET

Home to spectacular museums, monuments and cherry blossom trees, our nation's capital has it all. Check out CNET's picks for home internet in DC.

Best Internet Providers in Brownsville, Texas - CNET

Searching for broadband in Brownsville? Cable and fixed wireless providers are available to most, but select homes may be serviceable for fiber internet.

Best Environmentally Friendly iPhone 13 Cases for 2024 - CNET

We’ve rounded up the best eco-friendly iPhone 13 cases to protect your investment while helping the environment.

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Now just $69, this USB-C Apple Pencil works with a ton of tablets and is perfect for note-takers and drawers alike.

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Iran’s strike on Israel was much more successful than it seems. Here’s why

Tehran’s retaliatory attack may not have caused much destruction, but it was far from a failure Read Full Article at

Putin speaks with Iranian president – Kremlin

Vladimir Putin and Ebrahim Raisi discussed the Iranian attack on Israel and the possibility of further escalation in the Middle East Read Full Article at

SWOT Satellite Helps Gauge the Depth of Death Valley’s Temporary Lake

Data from the international Surface Water and Ocean Topography mission helped researchers to calculate the depth of water in this transient freshwater body. California’s Death Valley, the driest place in North America, has hosted an ephemeral lake since lat

The next full Moon is the Pink Moon, Sprouting Grass Moon, Egg Moon, Fish Moon, the Pesach or Passover Moon

The next full Moon will be Tuesday evening, April 23, 2024, The Moon will appear full for about 3 days around this time, from Monday morning to Thursday morning. 

NASA Refines National Space Technology Development Priorities

As NASA focuses on exploring the Moon, Mars, and the solar system for the benefit of humanity, the agency’s Space Technology Mission Directorate (STMD) is shifting how it prioritizes technology development. As part of this refinement effort, NASA is asking

The First Space Shuttle

The new era in space flight began on April 12, 1981. That is when the first Space Shuttle mission (STS-1) was launched. The Marshall Space Flight Center developed the propulsion system for the Space Shuttle. This photograph depicts the launch of the Space Shu

At birthplace of Olympics, performers at flame-lighting ceremony feel a pull of the ancient past

No one knows what music in ancient Greece sounded like or how dancers once moved.

How to succeed with NFL's new kickoff format? XFL coaches share their secrets

As NFL teams start to implement the league's new kickoff model, we went to the coaches and players who know it well for some insider tips.

Macron says the Olympic opening ceremony on the Seine could be moved to stadium for security reasons

French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday said the opening ceremony for the Paris Olympics planned on the River Seine could be shifted instead to the Stade de France if the security threat is deemed too high.

Jayson Tatum and Nikola Jokic open as Finals, ECF, WCF MVP favorites

In the West, Nikola Jokic is the favorite to win conference finals MVP. Check out the latest odds with the playoffs set to begin.

Paris prepares for 100-day countdown to the Olympics. It wants to rekindle love for the Games

In Paris' outskirts, a bright-eyed young girl is eager for the Olympic and Paralympic Games to end.

Athletes object to Nike's skimpy leotards for Team USA's female track and field athletes

Athletes are voicing dissatisfaction with the U.S. Olympic track and field uniforms for the upcoming Paris Games, particularly a leotard component that they say provides insufficient coverage.

As Warriors dynasty winds down, Steve Kerr eyes another run: 'We're not at the end'

Steve Kerr looks back on Golden State's decade of success with gratitude, while vowing to enjoy every last second of his most challenging season as a coach.

Tube-tying surgeries and vasectomies skyrocketed post-Roe

A new study suggests that the overturning of Roe v. Wade in 2022 prompted a surge in young people undergoing sterilization procedures, especially women.

Despite weather glitch, the Paris Olympics flame is lit at the Greek cradle of ancient games

Even without the help of Apollo, the flame that is to burn at the Paris Olympics was kindled Tuesday at the site of the ancient games in southern Greece.

How Shohei Ohtani has handled the gambling saga: 'He's unflappable'

Shohei Ohtani's Dodgers career couldn't have gotten off to a stranger start. But he's come out of the off-field turmoil a better teammate — and hitting like his MVP self again.

2,000-foot-wide 'potentially hazardous' asteroid has just made its closest approach to Earth — and you can see it with a telescope

The 2,000-foot-wide asteroid 2013 NK4 just made its closest approach to Earth in recorded history, sailing by at about eight lunar distances. You can still see the massive rock with a backyard telescope.

Raiders' Maxx Crosby says knee is 'feeling better than ever'

Even at far less than full health last season, Maxx Crosby still finished with career highs of 14 1/2 sacks and 90 tackles. Now, he says he's healthy again.

Most massive stellar black hole in the Milky Way discovered 'extremely close' to Earth

Astronomers found the most massive stellar-mass black hole in the galaxy after spotting a star «wobbling» nearby. The baby monster is the 2nd-closest black hole to Earth ever detected.

UK won’t seize Russian money – Politico   

Britain may never confiscate frozen Russian assets despite pledges, as such a move would have massive legal ramifications, experts warn Read Full Article at

Tired of your laptop battery degrading? New 'pulse current' charging process could double its lifespan.

Using pulse current charging, or a constant current divided with a few short breaks, lithium-ion batteries hold up better over hundreds of charging cycles and can last twice as long.

Sales of low-alcohol drinks surging in Russia – data

Russia’s alcohol and tobacco regulator has released new quarterly data about sale of spirits in the country Read Full Article at

DeMeco Ryans addresses high expectations for 2024 Texans

Houston Texans head coach DeMeco Ryans did his best on Monday to downplay the undeniable hype hovering over the club coming off a playoff run that was followed by what's been an exciting offseason for the organization.

Pluto's huge white 'heart' has a surprisingly violent origin, new study suggests

Tombaugh Regio — the large, pale heart that dominates Pluto's terrain — is made of nitrogen ice that accumulated after a huge, slow-motion impact, new research suggests.
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