Daily Archives: 15.09.2021

Property price growth hits 3 year high of 8.6% – CSO

The number of property transactions is now back to pre-pandemic levels, new CSO figures show Residential property prices rose on an annual basis by 8.6% – the fastest annual pace in three years – in July, according to the latest figures from the Central Statistics Office. The figures also show that the number of property transactions is now back to ...

Read More »

Cosmic Opportunities №49

Robert McCall. The Spirit of Challenger Hi to all. Ready to gratify our readers with a bunch of the latest news. Enjoy the reading! David Kalinske – 09’21 has left the “Morpheus Space”, he was Chief Revenue Officer. Took office as GM in “Tomorrow.io”. David Raleigh – 09’21 has left the “Near Space Labs”, he was Head of Data Engineering. ...

Read More »

Worm-inspired robots could aid humans in mining, construction and disaster relief

Worms don’t have any limbs or bones in general, but move with precision and speed. They are able to cross many different terrains and navigate quite substantial obstacles. This is why scientists at the University of Glasgow were inspired by the movements of inchworms and earthworms and created robots of similar shapes and capabilities. Inchworm – one of the inspiration ...

Read More »

With tenth launch, OneWeb nears halfway mark in deploying satellite fleet

A Soyuz rocket takes off Tuesday from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan with 34 OneWeb satellites. Credit: Roscosmos A day after SpaceX launched 51 Starlink broadband satellites from California, a Russian Soyuz rocket fired into orbit Tuesday from a spaceport halfway around the world, shepherding 34 more satellites for the commercial internet network being constructed by rival OneWeb. The back-to-back ...

Read More »

Second 10x-Flown Falcon 9 Launches, Historic Inspiration4 Mission Up Next

B1049 roars into the night, late Monday, kicking off SpaceX’s first Starlink mission from Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif. Photo Credit: SpaceX After a multi-month “pause” in Starlink launches, SpaceX has delivered its first 51-strong batch of these low-orbiting internet communications satellites to orbit from Vandenberg Space Force Base, Calif. Liftoff of the veteran B1049 core—making a record-tying tenth flight ...

Read More »