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Next-generation inflatable Mars landing gear to get a test during launch on Nov. 1

Technology that could help humanity land heavy hardware on Mars will get an in-space test early next week. A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket is scheduled to launch the Joint Polar Surveyor System-2 (JPSS-2) weather satellite from California’s Vandenberg Space Force Base early Tuesday morning (Nov. 1). JPSS-2 — a US National Oceanic …

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Tech Week 2023: Bikepacking Gear of All Shapes & Sizes - Pinkbike

Tech Week 2023: Bikepacking Gear of All Shapes & Sizes – Pinkbike

Aeroe All the way from New Zealand, aeroe really doesn’t mess around when it comes to bikepacking, and not just the gravel road variety. The quick-load, cradle-style carriers hold down their waterproof bags with four possible locations on the bike to potentially transport up to 48 L of gear. Are you serious about riding singletrack …

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Wolverines kick into gear in the second half, pull away from Hoosiers

Wolverines kick into gear in the second half, pull away from Hoosiers

Bloomington, Ind. — As the Michigan players entered the halftime locker room tied at 10 with Indiana, receiver Ronnie Bell said there was a calm among the players and communication was at peak performance. No one panicked. “I don’t think there was any deer in the headlights,” Bell said. Michigan scored 21 unanswered points in …

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Metal Gear Solid VR Mod Would Break Even Hideo Kojima's Brain

Metal Gear Solid VR Mod Would Break Even Hideo Kojima’s Brain

Gif: Holydh / Stress Level Zero / Konami / Kotaku I can think of no better fit for an immersive VR experience Metal Gear Solid, a video game series that is so often about simulations, distinguishing truth from falsehood, and literal virtual reality. Now, thanks to an inspired modder who’s a dear fan of the …

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