Rocket Lab-launched CAPSTONE Spacecraft Enters Lunar Orbit

Rocket Lab-launched CAPSTONE Spacecraft Enters Lunar Orbit

Almost five months after a successful launch by Rocket Lab, the CAPSTONE spacecraft has reached its lunar destination – a unique orbit around the Moon where the future Gateway space station will support NASA’s Artemis missions Rocket Lab USA, Inc. (Nasdaq: RKLB) (“Rocket Lab” or “the Company”), a leading launch and space systems company, is … Read more

Pelosi says she does not plan to step away from US Congress

Pelosi says she does not plan to step away from US Congress

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., attends the COP27 UN Climate Summit on Nov. 11, at Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt.Alex Brandon/The Associated Press US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday said it was too soon to say whether she would seek to maintain her leadership post with control of the chamber following Tuesday’s election still uncertain, … Read more

How Australia became the world’s greatest lithium supplier

How Australia became the world’s greatest lithium supplier

There are three proposals for new lithium refining facilities in development around Australia. These plants will bring their own environmental challenges. Roasting spodumene to create a concentrate requires significant amounts of energy and large quantities of sulfuric acid. At the end, the slag waste will also have to be disposed of – a process that … Read more

Dragons’ Den star Arlene Dickinson strikes merger deal to create marketing and communications ‘super firm’

Dragons’ Den star Arlene Dickinson strikes merger deal to create marketing and communications ‘super firm’

Financier and Dragons’ Den star Arlene Dickinson at her downtown Toronto office in 2009.Sheryl Nadler/The Globe and Mail Veteran financier and Dragon’s Den star Arlene Dickinson is merging her marketing and communications firm with five other agencies to launch a larger company with an international reach, backed in part by the Canadian Business Growth Fund. … Read more

Staal wants to remain with Hurricanes ‘for as long as I can’

Staal wants to remain with Hurricanes ‘for as long as I can’

HENDERSON, Nev. — Jordan Staal clarified his stance on his future with the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday, saying that he is open to signing a new contract with them. The 34-year-old forward’s comments come more than three months after he said that he would play out his current contract and not seek a new one. … Read more

Karlsson hasn’t asked for trade from Sharks: report

Karlsson hasn’t asked for trade from Sharks: report

Erik Karlsson said he hasn’t asked the San Jose Sharks to trade him amid their major changes this offseason. “No, I committed here a long time ago,” the defenseman told The Athletic in comments published Wednesday. “It didn’t work out the way we wanted it to early on. There’s a lot of things that probably … Read more

What happens when a star dies?

What happens when a star dies?

In the picture above, the names of the stars are in the upper left-hand corner of each image. Winds blowing outward from the stars create a variety of structures, such as disks, spirals and “roses”, that are consistent with the theory that the red giant star has a companion orbiting it. Red indicates gases that … Read more

Canucks proceeding with Miller in plans, coach says

Canucks proceeding with Miller in plans, coach says

Bruce Boudreau is preparing as though JT Miller will be with the Vancouver Canucks when the regular season begins. “He’s a Canuck, and the other stuff I can’t do anything about,” the Vancouver coach told SiriusXM NHL Network Radio on Thursday. “So I put him in [my plans] and don’t worry about it. If something … Read more

Inside look at Anaheim Ducks

Inside look at Anaheim Ducks

NHL.com is providing in-depth roster, prospect and fantasy analysis for each of its 32 teams from Aug. 8-Sept. 8. Today, the Anaheim Ducks. The Anaheim Ducks had a busy offseason and believe they are ready to compete for a Stanley Cup Playoff berth after not qualifying each of the past four seasons. On the first … Read more