Google’s new adventure game takes a top-down trip through ancient Mesoamerica

I love the cute characters in the game. | Screenshot by Jay Peters / The Verge Google’s Arts & Culture division has released a charming new educational game all about ancient Mesoamerica. The game, The Descent of the Serpentis available to play right now in your browser or via the Google Arts & Culture iOS … Read more

Artemis I Mission: 7 Essential Facts About NASA’s Upcoming Trip to the Moon

Though NASA’s Artemis I mega moon rocket has been dominating the news lately due to its delayed launchthis first stage of the space agency’s long-awaited lunar program is fascinating, and controversial, for a number of reasons. Here’s our list of the seven most essential things to know about Artemis I, beyond the headlines. It will … Read more

‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Episode 5 Recap: Reva’s Master Plan Revealed and a Trip to the Past

Obi-Wan Kenobi reached its penultimate chapter Wednesday, with episode 5 of the live-action Star Wars miniseries landing on Disney Plus. Obi-Wan (Ewan McGregor) managed to free Princess Leia (Vivien Lyra Blair) from the clutches of the Imperial Inquisitors, so it looks like they’re free and clear. Except sneaky Inquisitor Reva (Moses Ingram), aka the Third … Read more

With iOS 16, Apple Maps Will Let You Plan 15 Stops During Your Trip

This story is part of WWDC 2022CNET’s complete coverage from and about Apple’s annual developers conference. Apple kicked off its annual Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday and announced its latest operating system iteration, iOS 16. In addition to a revamped lock screenas well as new features for Messages and Wallet, iOS 16 is adding some … Read more

Biden wishes Elon Musk ‘lots of luck’ on Moon trip that NASA is funding

Today, when asked about Elon Musk’s pessimistic attitude toward the economy, President Joe Biden made a dismissive little quip: “Lots of luck on his trip to the Moon.” It’s a funny aside — but there’s one tiny hitch. Technically, a good chunk of SpaceX’s funding to return people to the Moon comes from the Biden … Read more

Starliner returns to Earth after a successful first trip to ISS – TechCrunch

Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft has successfully touched down at the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico after ferrying a load of supplies to the International Space Station — its first successful orbital mission. Though not everything went exactly to plan, this success may establish Boeing as a much-needed second provider of commercial ISS launch capabilities. … Read more

Didi cancels its trip in South Africa – TechCrunch

Didi Chixung, the Chinese language ride-hailing large, has right now shut down its operations in South Africa (SA), a 12 months after it launched within the nation, marking its entry into the continent. A Didi official confirmed the closure to TechCrunch however didn’t disclose the explanations for pulling the plug. “We now have made the … Read more

Win a Free Journey to House! Here is How You Can Register To Reside Your Dream As An Astronaut

Ever dreamt of flying to house? If sure, then you possibly can not less than strive your luck to show your dream right into a actuality by submitting your entry into Virgin Galactic’s charity contest that may land you two free tickets to house on one of many first Virgin Galactic industrial house flights. Thus … Read more