Daily Archives: 02.10.2021

Price shock: Why are energy prices rising so sharply?

Energy prices have jumped in recent months – as global demand rises and supply wanes Yesterday Electric Ireland announced plans to raise its electricity and gas prices from November – just three months after its last price hike. It’s the latest company to increase energy costs more than once this year – meanwhile Energia has announced three separate increases, with ...

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Analyzing Multiagent Interactions in Traffic Scenes via Topological Braids

Autonomous driving is the next big thing! It has attracted enormous attention, and this interest has also grown with companies like Google and Apple entering this segment of the global market. Image credit: Free-Photos cia Pixabay (Free Pixabay licence) Challenge with a Self-Driving Car Real-world traffic environments pose unique challenges due to their high dimensionality and the complexity of modeling ...

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Cosmonaut shares new perspective of International Space Station

A view of the International Space Station captured Sept. 28 by a cosmonaut on the Soyuz MS-18 spacecraft. Credit: Roscosmos Photos taken by a Russian cosmonaut Tuesday from a Soyuz spacecraft show new exterior views of the International Space Station, with two SpaceX Dragon spaceships, a Northrop Grumman Cygnus supply craft, and the lab’s new roll-out solar arrays visible. Russian ...

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Rogue Planets Could be Habitable

The search for potentially habitable planets is focused on exoplanets—planets orbiting other stars—for good reason. The only planet we know of with life is Earth and sunlight fuels life here. But some estimates say there are many more rogue planets roaming through space, not bound to or warmed by any star. Could some of them support life? The term ‘Rogue ...

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