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Settlers' New Trailer Harvests Peril on the Martian Frontier

As Elton John once cautioned, “Mars ain’t the kind of place to raise your kids,” but it appears the characters in Settlers—a new sci-fi film from first-time feature director and writer Wyatt Rockefeller—must’ve missed that lyric. The movie’s first trailer has arrived, and it offers all kinds of reasons why the Red…Read more...
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Sci-Fi Western 'Settlers' Trailer with Sofia Boutella & Brooklynn Prince

"We left because we wanted something more." IFC Midnight has unveiled the first trailer for an intriguing sci-fi western thriller titled Settlers, which is premiering at the 2021 Tribeca Film Festival in the next few days. On a remote homestead amongst the Martian frontier, a refugee family from Earth clings to hope for a better life. But when strangers appear in the surrounding hills and attempt to run them off, they must deal with the truth about who they really are. Starring Sofia Boutell...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Earth, South Africa, Ifc, Mars, Indies, Tribeca Film Festival, Northern Cape, Sofia Boutella, To Watch, Natalie Walsh, Brooklynn Prince, Wyatt Rockefeller, Sofia Boutella Jonny Lee Miller, Nell Tiger Free Ismael Cruz Cordova


Apple AirTags UX teardown: The trade-off between privacy and user experience

Peter Ramsey Contributor Share on Twitter Peter Ramsey is CEO of Built For Mars, a UX consultancy that helps customers build better product experiences. More posts by this contributor Clubhouse UX teardown: A closer look at homepage curation, follow hooks and other features Spotify Group Session UX teardown: The fails and their fixes Apple’s location devices — called AirTags — have been out for ...
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Hulu July 2021 Schedule: All the Movies & Shows Coming & Going

The schedule for the new movie and TV titles coming to Hulu in July 2021 has been revealed, which you can view below, along with the titles that are set to leave from the streaming service next month. This includes the limited series debut of FX on Hulu’s American Horror Stories, the first spinoff based on Ryan Murphy’s long-running anthology series American Horror Story. It is slated to premiere on Thursday, July 15, with the first two episodes. In addition, an original Hulu documentary series...
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China launches 3 astronauts to its new space station core module

Three Chinese astronauts have docked at China’s space station core module, named Tianhe, for the first time. The three astronauts flew to space as part of the Shenzhou 12 mission, China’s first crewed mission since 2012. They will call the core module of the Tiangong space station home until September, making it the longest crewed space mission in China’s history. The three men, Commander Nie Haisheng, Liu Boming and Tang Hongbo, arrived to their final destination just over seven hours after tak...
Tags: TC, Transportation, Space, Congress, China, Tech, Bbc, United States, Mars, Spaceflight, Nie, Shenzhou, Zhurong, Ji Qiming, Shenzhou Program, Tiangong Space Station


Elon Musk's last remaining home, a 47-acre Bay Area estate, hits the market for $37.5 million

Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Hannibal Hanschke-Pool/Getty Images Elon Musk says he's selling his last remaining house. His Bay Area estate hit the market this week for $37.5 million. The 16,000-square-foot mansion sits on 47 acres and has a pool, hiking trails, and space for 11 cars. Sign up for the 10 Things in Tech daily newsletter. Tesla and SpaceX billionaire Elon Musk has been shedding multimillion-dollar properties left and right over the last year. Now he's parting ways with what...
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Chinese crew enters new space station on 3-month mission

By SAM McNEIL | Associated Press JIUQUAN, China — Three Chinese astronauts arrived Thursday at China’s new space station at the start of a three-month mission, marking another milestone in the country’s ambitious space program. Their Shenzhou-12 craft connected with the space station module about six hours after taking off from the Jiuquan launch center on the edge of the Gobi Desert. About three hours later, commander Nie Haisheng, 56, followed by Liu Boming, 54, and space rookie Tang Hongbo, 4...
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SpaceX likely to miss July date for Mars rocket test

SpaceX has been targeting July for the first orbital flight of its gargantuan Starship system, which will be the most powerful launch vehicle ever created -- and, the company hopes, will eventually take humans to Mars. But the company is not likely to hit that goal, CNN Business has learned.
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Mars, schmars — let’s explore these other planets instead

Last month, China successfully landed and deployed the Zhurong rover on Mars, becoming the second country ever to set wheels on the surface of the red planet. Last year the United States, the United Arab Emirates and China all launched missions to Mars, taking advantage of the relatively short journey time offered by the two planets’ unusually close proximity. Why are planetary scientists so obsessed with Mars? Why spend so much time and money on this one planet when there are at least seven oth...
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SpaceX could reportedly delay its first Starship orbit mission because the FAA wants to know the launch won't harm nearby wildlife

SpaceX's Starship SN15 rocket successfully landed in May. SpaceX; Britta Pedersen-Pool/Getty Images SpaceX may have to delay its mission to test its Starship rocket in orbit, a source told CNN. SpaceX wanted to launch Starship in July, but environmental reviews could push it back, the source said. The reviews should ensure SpaceX isn't harming wildlife around its South Texas launch pad. See more stories on Insider's business page. SpaceX may have to delay its first Starship roc...
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Wealth secret of the super rich revealed: be born into a rich family

The 10 richest dynasties, such as those behind Walmart and Mars, grew their net worth by $136bn during the pandemic, report findsSelf-made billionaires including Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk made huge profits during the Covid-19 pandemic but a new report shows there’s no beating family money when it comes to getting – and staying – really, really rich.Ten of the US’s richest families, including the Walmart family and the dynasties behind industries including candy and cosmetics, also saw their asset...
Tags: Business, Elon Musk, US, Walmart, World news, US news, Mars, US income inequality, Jeff Bezos, Inequality, Institute for Policy Studies IPS


NASA’s Mars helicopter wins prestigious space exploration award

NASA's history-making Mars helicopter, Ingenuity, has bagged a prestigious Space Foundation award for achievements in space exploration.
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Space X likely to miss July date for Mars rocket test

SpaceX has been targeting July for the first orbital flight of its gargantuan Starship system, which will be the most powerful launch vehicle ever created -- and, the company hopes, will eventually take humans to Mars. But the company is not likely to hit that goal, CNN Business has learned.
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Rocket Lab wins contract for Mars mission

Rocket Lab has been awarded a contract to design two Photon spacecraft for a scientific mission to Mars. The "Escapade" (Escape and Plasma Acceleration and Dynamics Explorers) mission, led by the University of California, Berkeley,... [Author: [email protected]]
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SpaceX likely won't hit July target for orbital test of Mars rocket

SpaceX has been targeting July for the first orbital flight of its gargantuan Starship system, which will be the most powerful launch vehicle ever created -- and, the company hopes, will eventually take humans to Mars. But the company is not likely to hit that goal, CNN Business has learned.
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China's Mars rover sent home a selfie and it looks like a scene from WALL-E

China's Zhurong rover on Mars was equipped with a detachable camera that it dropped ten meters from where it landed. One of the fantastic images Zhurong just sent back to Earth is this selfie of the rover and its landing platform. — Read the rest
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Have A Look At The New ‘Pop-Up’ Grand Palais In Paris

“The Grand Palais Éphémère, the €40 million temporary building that will host the Fiac and Paris Photo art fairs in Paris while the Grand Palais undergoes renovation, is opening on Saturday on the Champ-de-Mars overlooking the Eiffel Tower.” – Artnet
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Rocket Lab to design two orbital spacecraft for NASA to study Mars

Rocket Lab is developing two spacecraft based on its Photon platform to orbit Mars, studying the planet’s magnetosphere in order to gain a better understanding of the ways in which Mars’ climate has changed over time. The science mission was awarded through NASA’s Small Innovative Missions for Planetary Exploration (SIMPLEx) program, and will fly to Mars in 2024, aboard a yet-to-be-identified commercial lunch vehicle contracted by NASA as a rideshare rocket. This is a noteworthy development for ...
Tags: TC, Space, Tech, Nasa, Earth, Space Exploration, Mars, Spaceflight, Spacecraft, Outer Space, Curie, Rocket Lab, Photon, Rocket Lab s Photon


The sound of science: Why audio is the next frontier in Mars exploration

For most of human history, space exploration has been carried out with visual technologies like telescopes. Now, astronomers are turning to microphones
Tags: Space, Science, Trends, Nasa, Features, Mars, Astronauts


Watch a 360-degree video of Mars captured by the Perseverance Rover

The Perseverance rover has beamed back a stunning collection of the sights and sounds on Mars since it touched down in February, and its latest footage is the most entrancing yet. NASA has released an interactive 360-degree panorama of the red planet, which was captured by Perseverance’s Mastcam-Z stereo imaging system. The space agency says the 2.4-billion-pixel image is a blend of 992 separate images of the Van Zyl Overlook. The pictures were taken between April 15 and 26, while Perseverance w...
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Elon Musk says he's selling his last remaining house, a 'special place' in California that he wants a large family to buy

Tesla CEO Elon Musk says he's selling his final house. Pool/Getty Images Elon Musk tweeted that he planned to sell his last remaining house, located in California's Bay Area. Musk said that he has already sold all his other houses to fund a Mars colony. Musk called the property a "special place" and said he wanted to sell it to a large family. See more stories on Insider's business page. Tech billionaire Elon Musk said Monday that he planned to sell his "last remaining house."...
Tags: Spacex, Elon Musk, Real Estate, Texas, News, California, Trends, Tech, Tesla, Mars, Axel Springer, Musk, Bay Area, Mars Colony, Mars Colonization, Mathias Döpfner


Photos shows NASA's newly-assembled megarocket, which is taller than the Statue of Liberty and its most powerful launch vehicle built since the 1960s

The core module of the Space Launch System placed between the two booster rockets. NASA NASA assembled its first Space Launch System rocket on Friday. The rocket is the first of NASA's new generation of heavy launchers. The assembly is an important step in NASA's plan to put humans back on the moon by 2024. See more stories on Insider's business page. NASA has released new photos of its newly-assembled Space Launch System (SLS) megarocket, its most powerful launch vehicle buil...
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10 things in tech: Bezos' mystery passenger, Instacart ad business, bitcoin conference

Jeff Bezos inside a New Shepard Crew Capsule mockup at the 33rd Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, Colorado, April 5, 2017. Good morning and welcome to 10 Things in Tech. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here.Let's get started.1. The first tourist on Blue Origin's New Shepard spacecraft has bid $28 million for the privilege. The winner's name will be released in the coming weeks, and they will sit aboard the craft with founder Jeff Bezos and his brother. More on the auc...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Congress, Americas, Newsletter, Trends, Tech, Miami, Travis Kalanick, Mars, Jeff Bezos, Instacart, Trump, Elon


Think science and religion don't mix? Don't tell that to Mars rover scientist Rev. Pamela Conrad

Rev. Pamela Conrad has a day job as an Episcopalian priest, leading a congregation in Maryland. At odd hours of the day and night, Conrad works as a Mars Perseverance rover scientist.
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China's 'Zhurong' Rover Takes a Selfie on Mars

The BBC reports: China's Zhurong rover has sent back a batch of new images from Mars — including a "selfie". The robot, which landed in May, positioned a wireless camera on the ground and then rolled back a short distance to take the snap. To Zhurong's right is the rocket-powered platform that brought the six-wheeled vehicle to a soft touchdown. Both display prominent Chinese flags... It weighs some 240kg. A tall mast carries cameras to take pictures and aid navigation; five additional instrum...
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Check out this awesome 360-degree panorama of the Van Zyl Overlook on Mars

You can feel what it would be like to stand on Mars with this 360° panorama of the martian surface, captured by the NASA Perseverance rover.
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China’s Zhurong rover snaps a selfie on the surface of Mars

The China National Space Administration (CNSA) has shared new images of its Zhurong rover on the surface of Mars.
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Humans can reproduce on Mars because sperm can survive there for up to 200 years, a new study suggests

NASA’s Perseverance Mars rover used its dual-camera Mastcam-Z imager to capture this image of “Santa Cruz,” a hill about 1.5 miles away from the rover, on April 29, 2021. NASA/JPL-Caltech/ASU/MSSS Humans will be able to reproduce on Mars, according to a scientific study. Scientists found sperm can survive on the Red Planet for up to 200 years. Researchers previously believed space radiation would destroy our DNA, making breeding impossible. See more stories on Insider's business page...
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Humans will be able to reproduce on Mars because sperm can survive there for up to 200 years, a new study suggests

NASA’s Perseverance Mars rover used its dual-camera Mastcam-Z imager to capture this image of “Santa Cruz,” a hill about 1.5 miles away from the rover, on April 29, 2021. NASA/JPL-Caltech/ASU/MSSS Humans will be able to reproduce on Mars, according to a scientific study. Scientists found sperm can survive on the Red Planet for up to 200 years. Researchers previously believed space radiation would destroy our DNA, making breeding impossible. See more stories on Insider's business page...
Tags: Japan, Trends, Nasa, Earth, Daily Mail, International Space Station, Mars, Red Planet, Jezero, NASA JPL Caltech ASU, Zahra Tayeb, University of Yamanashi, Sayaka Wakayama, Kate Duffy Perseverance