Astronomy

The Noema telescope inaugurates its 12 antennas to see the cold Universe

For the uninformed hiker who launches an assault on the Bure plateau, in the Dévoluy alpine massif, the arrival at his destination can be surprising. After climbing a steep slope, he discovers, at an altitude of 2,550 meters, 12 parabolas of 15 meters in diameter that look towards the sky. If he waits a bit, …

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NASA and SpaceX plan to upgrade Hubble to increase its lifespan

AFP, published on Friday, September 30, 2022 at 02:50 NASA and SpaceX will study the feasibility of awarding a mission to Elon Musk’s company, whose objective would be to send the Hubble telescope to a higher orbit in order to extend its useful life, the US space agency announced Thursday. The famous telescope, which has …

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Webb and Hubble capture detailed views of the impact

AFP, published on Thursday, September 29, 2022 at 18:20 The James Webb and Hubble telescopes, the most powerful space observatories, revealed detailed views of the impact of NASA’s Dart spacecraft on an asteroid on Thursday, images that will help scientists understand the expected orbital alteration process. It is the first time that the two famous …

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the successor to the now full Scientific Council

Covars’ mission is to monitor “health risks linked to infectious agents affecting humans and animals”, “environmental and food contaminants” and “climate change”. The “health risk monitoring and anticipation committee“, or Covars, successor of the Scientific Council created to treat the COVID-19, is already complete, with 18 members, whose appointment is published on Thursday, September 29 …

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With 12 domes, the Bure Plateau Radio Telescope is complete

AFP, published on Wednesday, September 28, 2022 at 1:14 p.m. And twelve for the domes of the most powerful millimeter radio telescope in the northern hemisphere, perched on a high plateau in the Alps, and whose observations promise discoveries ranging from the composition of nearby comets to the origins of life in the Universe. Tout …

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Why you should not worry about the new Coronavirus discovered in Russia

Illustrative image of human cells on a blue background. Anusorn / stock.adobe.com DESCRIPTION – Scientists say this new virus could evade the immune protection provided by vaccines. Others invite not to give in to psychosis, remembering that it has not been observed in humans. For a few days, a new virus has been talking about …

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