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Rare Dec. 26 ‘ring of fire’ solar eclipse dazzles in pictures from around the world

id=”article-body” class=”row” section=”article-body”> We were treated to three solar eclipses in 2019, with the final one sending us into 2020 with a “ring of fire” in the sky. On Thursday, part of the eastern hemisphere was treated to the only annular solar eclipse of the year, which is when the moon passes in front of […]

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A 4K action cam that comes with its own solar-powered home

class=”cnetReview row” section=””> Joshua Goldman/CNET It may look like a flying toaster, but it’s actually the Activeon Solar X, an action cam that, when not grabbing 4K UHD 2,160p video through its f2.4 wide-angle lens, spends its time getting charged up by sitting in the sun. Available in March for https://forum.prusaprinters.org/forum/profile/nguyenkhanhly789/ $430 (around AU$600 or […]

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At 7 billion years of age, this stardust is the oldest material ever found on Earth

id=”article-body” class=”row” section=”article-body”> Enlarge ImageThis is a fragment of the Murchison meteorite. The total mass of the meteorite’s fragments collected is around 100 kg, or 220 pounds. Field Museum The Australian town of Murchison, Victoria, is home to fewer than 1,000 people but is one of the most important sites in the history of astronomy. […]

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What Is a Solar Water Heater? – The Types And How They Work

A solar water heater is a cost-efficient system for generating hot water for domestic usage. They’ll be used in any climate condition, and also the fuel they use–sunlight–is FREE! It can even give up to 500th and 90th of a household’s hot water needs, depending on your climate and also the model of your heater. […]

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NASA’s solar probe “touches” the sun, beams back a surprising first set of findings

id=”article-body” class=”row” section=”article-body”> The Parker Solar Probe is in orbit around the sun and will continue to examine the star from close up. Jackson Ryan/CNET NASA has a myriad of robots patrolling the solar system, all equally deserving of our love and attention, but perhaps the most badass of them all is the Parker Solar […]

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