“The low tax doesn’t do anything”

From now on, a reduced VAT rate applies in Germany. But do people buy more because of this? How do you cope with the new prices? t-online.de asked. Berlin, Alexanderplatz on the first day of the new VAT period: An elderly lady strolls under the television tower, holding a shopping bag in her hand. “That […]

One in a million: find a strange super-earth towards the center of our galaxy

Illustration of the inferred size of another super-earth (center) compared to the land and Neptune. Astronomers at the University of Canterbury found an incredibly rare new super-earth toward the center of our galaxy. This would be one of the few that has been discovered with a size and orbit similar to Earth. The details were […]

The incredible layered haze system of Saturn’s mysterious hexagon

ABC Science Madrid Updated:05/11/2020 02: 00h save In 1980, the ships Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 they made an unusual discovery when they were flying Saturn: In the north polar zone of the ringed giant they found a perfect hexagon. Further analysis revealed that it was an undulating structure that did not change despite the […]

Through Saturn’s rings

The interpretation depends on the eye of the observer. Saturn or Roman priest hat? In reality, the similarity between the two is so obvious that the clerical headdress in this shape is known as Saturn. The lamp in the image plays with this aesthetic ambiguity. It moves allowing light control. By turning it up or […]

Silence we play! “Paper Beast”, “Industries of Titan”, “Shinsekai”

Silence we play! it’s the weekly video game show by Release. With Erwan Cario and its columnists, Patrick Hellio, Julie Le Baron and Marius Chapuis. This week, for the fourth confined edition of Silence we play!, We decided to talk about six games, which, mechanically, resulted in an even longer program than usual. On the […]

Earth is on a date with an astronomical event … the moon and planets in “one row”

<div id = "firstBodyDiv" data-bind-html-content-type = "article" data-bind-html-compile = "article.body" data-first-article-body = " According to “Space.com”, people will have a rare opportunity to see the four heavenly bodies in the sky, starting April 14th, when the moon appears on the right side of Jupiter. On April 15th, the moon will reach the “center of the […]

Situation relaxes: Nintendo Switch and Lite available again

The delivery situation around the Nintendo Switch and the handheld offshoot Switch Lite is slowly but surely easing. The two consoles are in short supply in German online shops due to the corona crisis, but can now be delivered again within a few days. The continuing circulating coronavirus (Covid-19) and the contact lock imposed in […]

The mysterious moon of Saturn could withstand extraterrestrial life thanks to this new discovery

Saturn’s moon, Enceladus, has an even greater chance of supporting extraterrestrial life than previously thought: researchers have discovered that their oceans are more complex than previously thought. The researchers discovered that the oceans of the moon shoot columns of carbon dioxide into space, using data from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft. The findings, published in Geophysical Research […]