Miles

Nintendo Switch demos are miles ahead of PlayStation and Xbox

Nintendo Switch demos are miles ahead of PlayStation and Xbox

With another Nintendo Direct (albeit a thumbnail) behind us, Nintendo has released Other demo for Other much awaited games just before the launch, this time for the remake of the cult classic JRPG Live A Live. It’s a pattern that the company has established over the years and only improved over time, with many demos …

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In pictures: Spacecraft snap new pictures of Mercury's craters at a distance of only 125 miles

In pictures: Spacecraft snap new pictures of Mercury’s craters at a distance of only 125 miles

The joint European-Japanese BepiColombo mission captured this view of Mercury on October 1, 2021 as … [+] the spacecraft flew past the planet for a gravitational maneuver. The image was taken at 23:41:12 UTC by Mercury Transfer Modules Monitoring Camera 2 when the spacecraft was 1410 km from Mercury. The nearest approach of 199 km …

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Solar winds

Solar winds traveling at millions of miles per hour could hit the earth in the coming hours

Solar winds that travel in space at a speed of millions of miles per hour can hit the earth in the coming hours and endanger both satellites and power grids. The solar flare-up came as a result of a recent solar storm from the sun, which highlights the continued increase in activity within the current …

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Over a Million Miles Per Hour: NASA's Chandra Captures Pulses in X-ray Trap

Over a Million Miles Per Hour: NASA’s Chandra Captures Pulses in X-ray Trap

The G292.0 + 1.8 supernova remnants contain a pulse that moves at over one million miles per hour, which is seen in the Chandra image along with an optical image from the Digitalized Sky Survey. Pulsars are fast-spinning neutron stars that can form when massive stars run out of fuel, collapse and explode. Sometimes these …

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