Missed the blood moon? Here are pictures of the total lunar eclipse

Missed the blood moon?  Here are pictures of the total lunar eclipse

Photographers and skygazers all over Toronto woke up pre-dawn Tuesday to capture the blood moon one last time until 2025. The total lunar eclipse could be seen throughout North America in the pre-dawn hours and across Asia, Australia and the rest of the Pacific after sunset. Totality (when the moon completely covers the sun) lasted … Read more

Missed the blood moon? Here are pictures of the total lunar eclipse

Missed the blood moon?  Here are pictures of the total lunar eclipse

Photographers and skygazers all over Toronto woke up pre-dawn Tuesday to capture the blood moon one last time until 2025. The total lunar eclipse could be seen throughout North America in the pre-dawn hours and across Asia, Australia and the rest of the Pacific after sunset. Totality (when the moon completely covers the sun) lasted … Read more

Nurse ties it with a SHG

Nurse ties it with a SHG

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Putin signs documents to illegally annex four Ukrainian regions, in drastic escalation of Russia’s war

Putin signs documents to illegally annex four Ukrainian regions, in drastic escalation of Russia’s war

(LR) The Moscow-appointed heads of Kherson region Vladimir Saldo and Zaporizhzhia region Yevgeny Balitsky, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Donetsk separatist leader Denis Pushilin and Lugansk separatist leader Leonid Pasechnik, after signing treaties illegally annexing four regions of Ukraine Russian troops occupy, at the Kremlin in Moscow on Sept. 30, 2022.MIKHAIL METZEL/AFP/Getty Images Russian President Vladimir … Read more

Thanks to a rare event, deferring CPP until age 70 may no longer always be the best option

Thanks to a rare event, deferring CPP until age 70 may no longer always be the best option

The Canada Pension Plan contains endless subtleties that can trip up even the experts from time to time. My usual advice, to defer CPP until age 70 to get the most out of the plan, doesn’t work in 2022, at least not for seniors who are closing in on 70. The problem? High inflation coupled … Read more

Kremlin announces vote, paves way to annex part of Ukraine

Kremlin announces vote, paves way to annex part of Ukraine

A vote shows a ballot to journalists while casting it at a polling station located in the Don State Technical University on the second day of a referendum on the joining of Russian-controlled regions of Ukraine to Russia, in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, on Sept. 24.SERGEY PIVOVAROV/Reuters The Kremlin paved the way Tuesday to annex more of … Read more

Webb captures dazzling images of Neptune and its delicate rings

Webb captures dazzling images of Neptune and its delicate rings

NASA has recently released new glamorous shots of our solar system’s outermost planet as the James Webb Space Telescope has turned its gaze away from the deep universe towards our home, capturing an image of a luminous Neptune and its delicate, dusty rings in detail never before observed in the infrared. Neptune and its rings … Read more

James Webb’s images have now been mapped into a symphony of sounds

James Webb’s images have now been mapped into a symphony of sounds

As the NASA team intended, these soundscapes are making James Webb’s images even more available to a wider range of people. “These compositions provide a different way to experience the detailed information in Webb’s first data. Similar to how written descriptions are unique translations of visual images, sonifications also translate the visual images by encoding … Read more

NASA’s Webb telescope: Five breathtaking takeaways

NASA’s Webb telescope: Five breathtaking takeaways

(The Hill) – Since the first photos debuted from NASA’s new James Webb in July, a steady stream of breathtaking images have been released by the groundbreaking telescope. The $10 billion James Webb telescope, which replaced the aging Hubble telescope and launched into space in December 2021, has captured distant galaxies, blazing stars light years … Read more

10 best images of James Webb to celebrate World Photography Day

10 best images of James Webb to celebrate World Photography Day

The NASA-built James Webb satellite telescope is mostly used for infrared astronomy. It can study objects that are too early, far away, or dark for the Hubble Orbit Telescope, the largest optical telescope in orbit, due to its exceptional infrared resolution and sensitivity. On this World Photography Day, Interesting Engineering presents some of the most … Read more