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French astronomers have caught a glimpse into the depths of the early Universe, for the first time seeing the incandescent filaments of hydrogen gas known as the "cosmic web".
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - A miniature rover being developed to explore the Moon's surface is on track to join the search for water there, its Hungarian inventors believe - using a device that weighs less than a bag of sugar.
DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates' first mission to Mars is set to reach the red planet and enter its orbit on Tuesday following a seven-month, 494 million km journey, allowing it to start sending data about the Martian atmosphere and climate.
SpaceX founder Elon Musk on March 9 dismissed scientists' concerns that his company's Starlink constellation of Internet satellites would obscure the view of the night sky.
SpaceX on Jan 6 launched its third batch of 60 mini-satellites into orbit, part of its plans to build a giant constellation of thousands of spacecraft that will form a global broadband Internet system.
The launch was tracked around the world and it soon became clear that the satellites were visible to the naked eye.
Amazon Web Services, a unit of Amazon.com Inc, said it will help astronomers in Chile crunch huge troves of data using its cloud computing services, a symbolically important step for the retail-to-entertainment giant as it looks to expand in Latin America.
Last week, Wolfram Alpha showed off how Amazon's Alexa has begun using its computation knowledge engine to answer math and science-based questions.
Tencent will allocate US$140mil (RM 585mil) to establish an award for young researchers in fundamental science and cutting-edge core technologies.
Amazon.com is in talks with Chile to house and mine massive amounts of data generated by the country's giant telescopes, which could prove fertile ground for the company to develop new artificial intelligence tools.