Sauberes Wassereis auf dem Mars entdeckt

Auf Aufnahmen des Mars Reconnaissance Orbiters (MRO) der NASA haben Wissenschaftler durch Erosion freigelegtes Wassereis entdeckt. Gleich acht Regionen auf dem Mars haben offene Eisflächen — und diese wären mit ihrer Sauberkeit durchaus für die bemannte Erforschung des Roten Planeten nutzbar. Regelmäßig neue Updates aus dem WIRED-Kosmos! Auf Aufnahmen des Mars Reconnaissance Orbiters (MRO) der […]

‘SNL’ host Sam Rockwell drops an F-bomb on live TV

During a sketch, ‘SNL’ host Sam Rockwell said, “You guys can’t be this (expletive) stupid.” While this weekend’s Saturday Night Live host was conducting experiments as Mr. Science, with Cecily Strong and Mikey Day, the Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri actor got an F-bomb by the censors.  Disgruntled with Strong and Day’s characters, Rockwell said, “You guys […]

U.S. ultimatum on nuclear deal, new sanctions draw Iran threat

Iran said on Saturday it would retaliate against new sanctions imposed by the United States after President Donald Trump set an ultimatum to fix “disastrous flaws” in a deal curbing Tehran’s nuclear program. 5 Min Read MOSCOW (Reuters) – Iran said on Saturday it would retaliate against new sanctions imposed by the United States after […]

Review: Fallout: The Board Game

Charge up the Pip-Boy. This cardboard version of the digital classic is best described as a narrative adventure game for up to four players. Participants compete for thumbs (the energetic expression for victory points) by engaging in branching story paths, acquiring gear, and throwing their weight behind one of the factions vying for power. The […]

A swarm of home-made drones has bombed a Russian airbase

Thirteen home-made drones carrying bombs descended on Russian forces in Syria in the first confirmed swarm attack On the night of 5 January and into the early hours of the next day, Russian forces in Syria came under attack by a “massive application of unmanned aerial vehicles”, says the Russian Ministry of Defence. It is […]

“Gysi”: Das menschliche Ausrufezeichen

Die MDR-Dokumentation “Gysi” erzählt viel über Herkunft und Anfänge des Linke-Politikers. Für den bundesdeutschen Gysi aber interessieren sich die Autoren kaum. Als sich sein Leben für immer verändert, macht Gregor Gysi vor 500.000 Menschen einen Scherz. Es ist der 4. November 1989. Der 41-Jährige klettert auf eine provisorische Bühne auf dem Alexanderplatz in Ost-Berlin. Der […]

Photographers ‘exploited male models’

Mario Testino and Bruce Weber have challenged or denied the allegations against them. Photographers Mario Testino and Bruce Weber have been suspended from working with fashion magazines including Vogue, amid allegations they sexually exploited male models and assistants. A series of claims were made against the pair in a New York Times article. Weber denies […]

Trust and truth under Trump: Americans are in a quandary

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — When truck driver Chris Gromek wants to know what’s really going on in Washington, he scans the internet and satellite radio. He no longer flips TV channels because networks such as Fox News and MSNBC deliver conflicting accounts tainted by politics, he says. “Where is the truth?” asks the 47-year-old North […]

Die wichtigsten Gadgets und News von der CES

Auf der CES in Las Vegas stellen die Hersteller jedes Jahr ihre neuen Produkte vor. Hier fassen wir die wichtigsten Gadgets und News der CES 2018 zusammen. Dieser Artikel wird fortlaufend aktualisiert und um neue Geräte ergänzt. Regelmäßig neue Updates aus dem WIRED-Kosmos! Auf der CES in Las Vegas stellen die Hersteller jedes Jahr ihre […]