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Dark Sky removed from iOS App Store ahead of upcoming shutdown

Dark Sky removed from iOS App Store ahead of upcoming shutdown

Wednesday, September 28, 2022 4:27 p.m. PDT by Juli Clover The Apple-owned Dark Sky weather app is no longer available for download on the US App Store, suggesting it was removed earlier than expected. Apple acquired Dark Sky in March 2020 and has since integrated elements of the app into the Weather app available on …

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Sagittarius Galaxy

Scientists detect nearby galaxy filled with dark matter

By Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe September 27, 2022 A small satellite galaxy (green globe at bottom left) of the Milky Way – called Sagittarius – has been observed from Earth through giant lobes of gamma radiation (aka Fermi bubbles, purple areas below and above of the galaxy). Although Sagittarius …

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This year's Apple event had an unusually dark undertone as it relied on emergency features for a dangerous world

This year’s Apple event had an unusually dark undertone as it relied on emergency features for a dangerous world

When Apple held its annual iPhone 13 launch event in 2021, it started with a cheery video featuring jazz dancers celebrating California’s natural beauty (which can be captured with an iPhone camera, sure). The tone of Apple’s iPhone 14 launch this week was darker. After zooming into Apple headquarters from space, it kicked off with …

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This year's Apple event had an unusually dark undertone as it relied on emergency features for a dangerous world

This year’s Apple event had an unusually dark undertone as it relied on emergency features for a dangerous world

When Apple held its annual iPhone 13 launch event in 2021, it started with a cheery video featuring jazz dancers celebrating California’s natural beauty (which can be captured with an iPhone camera, sure). The nuance of Apple’s iPhone 14 launch this week was darker. After zooming into Apple headquarters from space, it kicked off with …

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Abstract Astrophysics Dark Matter Mystery

Scientists discover new physics in the search for dark matter

An estimated 85% of the mass of the universe is made up of dark matter, a hypothetical form of matter. No, scientists still have no idea what dark matter is. However, MSU scientists helped discover new physics while researching it. Wolfgang “Wolfi” Mittig and Yassid Ayyad began their search for dark matter – also called …

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Abstract Astrophysics Dark Matter Mystery

Scientists discover new physics in the search for dark matter

An estimated 85% of the mass of the universe is made up of dark matter, a hypothetical form of matter. No, scientists still have no idea what dark matter is. However, MSU scientists helped discover new physics while researching it. Wolfgang “Wolfi” Mittig and Yassid Ayyad began their search for dark matter – also called …

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