Zynga, Lululemon, Virgin Orbit, Tilray: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today

Updated Jan. 10, 2022 9:34 am ET Wall Street stock indexes opened lower ahead of inflation data and the first wave of major earnings reports later this week. Here’s what we’re watching in Monday’s trading: It’s a happy day in FarmVille: Take-Two Interactive TTWO -1.45% is acquiring Zynga ZNGA -1.10% in a stock-and-cash deal. Zynga … Read more

How to Watch SpaceX’s Groundbreaking All-Civilian Rocket Launch Today

Text size Inspiration4 will be launched with SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket. (Gregg Newton / AFP via Getty Images) SpaceX is heading toward the history books this week. The company, run by Tesla ‘s (ticker: TSLA) Elon Musk, is preparing to launch four civilian astronauts into space as early as Wednesday evening, where they will remain … Read more

Award-Winning Author and Northwestern Polytechnic University Professor Ahmed Banafa Pens New Book on Quantum Computing

“Quantum Computing and other Transformative Technologies” explores the wide applications for emerging yet complex technologies FREMONT, Calif., Nov. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Professor Ahmed Banafa of Northwestern Polytechnic University is a globally-recognized expert in the Internet of Things, blockchain, cybersecurity, and artificial intelligence. (PRNewsfoto/Northwestern Polytechnic University) His newest book, “Quantum Computing and other Transformative Technologies,” … Read more

Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin Wants to Build a Commercial Space Station With Boeing

Text size Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin venture has teamed up with partners including Boeing. Getty Images Blue Origin, the commercial space venture created by Amazon (ticker: AMZN) founder Jeff Bezos, wants to build a commercial space station with partners including Boeing by the second half of this decade. A venture with aerospace technology company Sierra … Read more

How to Watch SpaceX’s Groundbreaking All-Civilian Mission Launch This Week

Text size Inspiration4 will be launched with SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket. (Gregg Newton / AFP via Getty Images) SpaceX is heading toward the history books this week. The company, run by Tesla ‘s (ticker: TSLA) Elon Musk, is preparing to launch four civilian astronauts into space as early as Wednesday evening, where they will remain … Read more

CARC provides computing power for UNM research: UNM Newsroom

Behind the mid-century modern stone façade of a former automobile showroom, The University of New Mexico Center for Advanced Research Computing (CARC) houses 21st century state-of-the-art computing facilities, along with the staff and expertise to help UNM researchers use it effectively. Remnants of the old Galles Motor Company still exist, including the Cadillac and Oldsmobile … Read more

CARC provides computing power for UNM research

Behind the mid-century modern stone façade of a former automobile showroom, The University of New Mexico Center for Advanced Research Computing (CARC) houses 21st century state-of-the-art computing facilities, along with the staff and expertise to help UNM researchers use it effectively. Remnants of the old Galles Motor Company still exist, including the Cadillac and Oldsmobile … Read more

Opinion: This SPAC with ties to NASA plans to make daily runs to space

What I call the Space Revolution will, over the next five to 10 years, change the world we live in. It will become a multi-trillion-dollar marketplace. I began writing this Space Revolution report about Astra (which is trading under Holicity HOL for now) a few weeks ago, right before Rocket Lab VACQ, -1.36% announced it … Read more

Boeing Scrubs Its Space Capsule Launch. Blame the Russians.

Text size A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket with Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft onboard. Joel Kowsky/NASA via Getty Images Otherworldly investors will have to wait a little longer for the next dramatic step in commercial space travel: Boeing had to push back Friday’s launch of Starliner, its reusable capsule developed with NASA. But don’t … Read more

USM Announces Recipients of NASA-Mississippi Space Grant Consortium Scholarships, Computing Competition

Mon, 07/26/2021 – 11:16 am | By: Ivonne Kawas The College of Arts and Sciences at The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) announced 24 Space Grant scholarship recipients and six winners for the Innovative Design in Computing Competition (IDCC) awarded through the state-wide NASA-Mississippi Space Grant Consortium (MSSGC) program, which supports students in their pursuit … Read more