What Are Rogue Planets? – WorldAtlas

What Are Rogue Planets?  - WorldAtlas

When we think of planets, we generally think of worlds that orbit a star. However, there are many planets that do not orbit a star, and instead, drift through the emptiness of interstellar space. These planets are called rogue planets. What are rogue planets and why don’t they orbit a star? Solar System Training Rendering … Read more

One of the X-Men’s Most Powerful Members Has Been Killed

One of the X-Men’s Most Powerful Members Has Been Killed

One of the most powerful X-Men characters is killed when fighting Cerebrax in Marvel’s X-Force #29 by writer Benjamin Percy and artist Robert Gill. The following contains major spoilers for X Force #29, available now from Marvel. Quentin Quire/Kid Omega is not only killed, but he mysteriously disappears from existence entirely, in Marvel’s X Force … Read more

The iPhone’s Next Breakthrough Features May Depend on These Technologies

iPhone's Future Could Depend on These Breakthrough Technologies

For Lucy Edwards, a blind, UK-based journalist and broadcaster, maintaining a social distance in public during the height of the pandemic was challenging. That’s why she tried People Detection, a feature within the iPhone’s Magnifier app that uses the iPhone 12 Pro‘s and 13 Pro‘s lidar sensor to detect when others are nearby. “I’m going … Read more

Astronomers Identify ‘White Dwarf’ Star that Survived Massive Explosion

Astronomers Identify 'White Dwarf' Star that Survived Massive Explosion

Scientists have identified a star that, they say, survived a massive explosion and ended up being brighter than before. The star is a kind known as a “white dwarf.” These are very dense objects that have a mass about equal to the sun. But they can be as large as planets like Earth. A white … Read more

Apple reportedly cuts iPhone 14 orders by 10%; controversy surrounds top Apple analyst?

Apple reportedly cuts iPhone 14 orders by 10%;  controversy surrounds top Apple analyst?

Apple is expecting strong demand for the upcoming iPhone 14 series. After all, the iPhone 13 Pro line was the world’s top-selling smartphones during the first quarter of this year. But a report from Digitimes (via 9to5Mac) states that even with the forecast strong demand for the 2022 iteration of the device, Apple is being … Read more