Earthlings, rejoice: We're visiting Venus again. Twice.

Submitted by Mashable on June 2, 2021 - 7:50pm

Earthlings, rejoice: We're visiting Venus again. Twice.

Memo to Elon Musk: You were paying attention to the wrong planet all along. Venus, not Mars, is where it's at. 

That much was confirmed Wednesday, when NASA announced the two winners out of dozens of entries in its $300 million planetary probe contest. VERITAS and DAVINCI+ were chosen as the agency's next two Discovery missions — and both have our mysterious sister planet in their sights. 

Someone Hacked the MTA

Submitted by Gizmodo on June 2, 2021 - 7:50pm

In late April, officials with the New York City Metropolitan Transportation Authority discovered that a hacker group had penetrated several of the agency’s computer systems, exploiting a zero day vulnerability in the network’s VPN service as a way to get its foot in the door.

Read more...

Pages

Subscribe to Front page feed