News tagged with space time

Saving time in space

Working inside the International Space Station is sometimes like assembling complex furniture but with the tools and paper instructions continually floating out of reach. Astronauts also face situations unforeseen by the ...

dateMay 19, 2017 in Space Exploration
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ESA image: London nightlife

ESA astronaut Tim Peake took this image of London, UK, from the International Space Station 400 km above Earth. At the time it was midnight in the capital city and, because the Space Station runs on Greenwich Mean Time, it ...

dateFeb 03, 2016 in Space Exploration
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Quantum foam

Quantum foam. It may sound like the name of a new craft beer, but it's something even more amazing.

dateJan 04, 2016 in Quantum Physics
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