NASA: Major Projects Evaluation

What the GAO found Continuing a recent trend, NASA’s portfolio of major projects experienced significant cost and schedule overruns, and more projects were added (see figure). Of the 21 major projects in the development phase of NASA’s acquisition process (which includes system construction and commissioning), 15 were responsible for approximately $12 billion in cumulative cost … Read more

New Music July 2022: Local Boston Concerts, New Album Releases | BU Today

Photos (from left): Amy Harris/Invision/AP Photo by Mason Poole/AMPAS via mpi140/MediaPunch/IPX and Getty Images New Music Drake’s surprise dance album, Beyoncé’s long-awaited comeback, and the Weeknd live at Gillette Stadium in July Summer is officially here, and many artists are releasing long-awaited albums this month, as well as some surprise discounts and a few exciting … Read more

Lunar eclipse: how to watch the blood moon

Story points A total lunar eclipse occurs in most of the world on Friday This blood moon will be the longest total lunar eclipse of the century Mars will be at its brightest and closest to Earth on Friday, July 30-31 CNN — On Friday, sky watchers around the world will be treated to the … Read more

NASA’s Award-Winning Experiment May Be the Future of Artificial Photosynthesis

The process of turning water, carbon dioxide, and sunlight into oxygen and energy helps plants grow naturally—and it’s a process scientists are trying to harness and adapt to produce food, fuel, and more. In a new study, scientists describe an experimental artificial photosynthesis technique that uses a two-step electrocatalytic process to convert carbon dioxide, water … Read more

Margot Robbie’s Best Red Carpet Moments

I still haven’t gotten over the bra she’s wearing Birds of prey premiere. Margot Robbie always looks elegant on the red carpet — but she’s definitely not afraid to take a few fashion risks! Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage/Getty Images Take a look at her best red carpet moments… 1. Margot made a bold choice when she wore … Read more