920th Rescue Wing, 45th Space Wing Conduct Joint Active Shooter Excercise, Response

SCENARIO: DISGRUNTLED AIRMAN SHOOTS SIX, HIMSELF Master Sgt. Louis Hause, left, and Staff Sgt. Lucus Vannorsdall, right, 308th Rescue Squadron pararescuemen, tend to victims of an active shooter exercise July 25 in Hangar 750. (image by U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Lindsey Maurice) BREVARD COUNTY • PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE, […]

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope to Hunt for Signs of Alien Life

Finding signs of life on the earth-sized planets of the TRAPPIST-1 system and on Saturn’s moon Enceladus are among the science targets that NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope has following its launch and commissioning, mission officials have announced. These specific observations are part of a programme of Guaranteed Time Observations […]

Facebook Messenger Lite Takes Up Less Phone Space for Tech Challenged Areas

Small businesses and others seeking a better way to communicate with customers or partners in tech challenged areas should rejoice. Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) has launched lighter version of its Android Messenger app. The new bare-bones Messenger app is designed for people in areas with slow internet connections as well as for […]

Nasa’s New Horizons Finds Space Around Pluto to Be Nearly Dust-Free

Space environment around Pluto and its moons is almost empty, containing only about six dust particles per cubic mile, according to data collected by a student-built instrument riding on Nasa’s New Horizons spacecraft. The spacecraft found only a handful of dust grains, the building blocks of planets, when it whipped […]