Month: September 2022

COPENHAGEN COWBOY: A TASTE OF NICOLAS WINDING REFN’S NETFLIX SERIES

Among the titles that will be presented out of competition at Venice 79, we find Copenhagen Cowboy , the new Netflix series by Nicolas Winding Refn . What is Copenhagen Cowboy about? Copenhagen Cowboy is a six-episode noir series filled with neon light and adrenaline about a young and enigmatic heroine, Miu. After a life of servitude, on the threshold of …

A TikTok bug allowed accounts to be stolen with a single click

Microsoft has discovered a vulnerability in the Android version of the TikTok app. A flaw that could have given cybercriminals access to the system and thus compromise and hijack user accounts. The Redmond company has explained on its blog that it reported this security bug to TikTok in February and that the platform “quickly responded” by releasing a fix to address …

Astronauts have a higher risk of heart disease and cancer

Astronauts can develop somatic  mutations in the blood circulation system due to their work in extreme environments in space. Astronauts are at higher risk of developing DNA mutations that can increase the chance of cancer and heart disease later in life, possibly related to spaceflight. A team from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital (USA) publishes in Nature Communications Biology a …

NASA’s Juno mission reveals Jupiter’s ‘complex’ colors

Juno flew past Jupiter on July 5. Scientists created never-before-seen images with their important new information. NASA ‘s Juno spacecraft has revealed the “complex” colors and cloud structure of Jupiter as it completed its 43rd close flyby of the giant planet, which took place on July 5, 2022. Scientist Björn Jónsson created two images using raw data from the JunoCam instrument, which was on board …

The James Webb telescope takes its first image of a planet outside the Solar System

The exoplanet HIP 65426 b is a gas giant. The James Webb images  give new details of its existence thanks to infrared. Astronomers have used the James Webb Space Telescope for the first time  to take a direct image of a planet outside the Solar System , NASA has reported . The captured exoplanet is a gas giant, meaning it has no rocky surface and could …