Boron was recently discovered in calcium-sulfate veins on Mars using the ChemCam instrument on NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover. This is the first Mars mission to detect boron on the Red Planet. Los Alamos Post-Doctoral Student Patrick Gasda explains how this … Continue reading
At the Kepler & K2 Science Conference IV held at NASA Ames Research Center Astronomer David Latham gave a review of five days in twenty five minutes. “
The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite TESS will search for exoplanets orbiting around the brightest stars in our galaxy. Dr. George Ricker is the TESS Principal Investigator and is currently Director of the CCD Laboratory in the MIT Kavli Institute for … Continue reading
At the NorthSide conference in Brooklyn, Dr Werner Vogels talks about the many advantages of using the Cloud today, especially Amazon’s EC2
Dave Thomas, Chief Scientist, Kx Labs & Godfather of IBM Smalltalk & Eclipse spoke at Database Week in New York about the past, present and future of databases.