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Physics laboratory in space

Einstein’s general relativity is amazingly durable – astrophysicists have now re-established with unprecedented precision

The physics laboratory, which michael kramer has chosen from the university of manchester and its domestic colleagues worldwide, is not tailored to public transport. Kramer will only be able to see his life from afar. And that’s a good thing, because the chance to survive on a neutron star, even in the optimistic case goes against zero. In addition, the arrival took unreasonably long – with lighting speed up to 2000 years. The study object, which the scientific team has chosen around kramer, is called psr j0737-3039. It was only three years ago discovered and is the first known star system, in which two pulses around each other.

That it is so well suited as a test laboratory for einstein’s general relativity (and in particular the detection of space-time crumminess caused by gravity, lies on the extreme conditions that prevail there. As special neutron stars have the two components of psr j0737-3039 despite about one and a half-fold solar masses only a diameter of 20 kilometers, they are superconducting and suprafluid and turn (at a distance, the approximately double earth moon distance corresponds) in just 2.4 hours around the common focus.

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Baroque mercury

Neal stephensons new book "quicksilver" and the envision of the "baroque cycle" ensure appearance in the usa on the web for excitement

Neal stephenson, alongside william gibson and bruce sterling one of the very coarse cyberpunk-sf authors, lays on 23. September 2003 in america his new book quicksilver before. The almost 1.000 pages strong book is the continuation of his novel "cryptonomicon", whereas appear 2 years ago also in germany for objects (the course of the empire takes its way).

The code at the entrance of the baroque cycle website has already been cracked

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Corona as a religion

Corona as a religion

In the land of the sunder, the denier and the credans: the powerlessness of the people and the omnipotence of the disease. Comment

The tradition of the underprints teaches us that the ’emergency state’ in which we live is the rule. … The amazement of that that things we experience are still possible in the twentieth century is not a philosophical. It is not at the beginning of a realization, unless that the idea of history, from which it comes, is not to be kept.

Walter benjamin: "about the concept of history", 1940

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Today is freedom day in england

Today is Freedom Day in England

Seven-day incidence: during germany values above 10 are already being considered critical, the value in the great britain is far above 400. Boris johnson still raises mask obligation and other maws and asks in quartaine video for caution

"Spinners the uscher?", the question was, as prime minister boris johnson the "freedom day" merged, the abolition of the most important corona restrictions from 19. July. So from today the mask wearing in interior space with crowds is no longer mandatory, but only more urgent recommended: "please, please pleease", be cautious-propently!, boris johnson appeals to the population.

He also mentions the considerable increase in infections through the delta variant in his video. There were numbers of new infections in the youngest time, which is very far above 40.000 daily were, partly it was even over 50.000. This was also acknowledged outside of england and let the field attempt with the self-responsibility appear more darable. In addition, british scientists came the abolition of the measures as "dangerous, hired and unethical" designated. They warned of hundred thousands of infections.

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Starship troopers

Pulp scifi in the look of the trigger years

The movie about the web and pc game

In 1998 hardly started, because hollywood sends a new programmed auditor (which has shown any signs of a flop) to the front in the war for attention. "Starship troopers" by director paul verhoeven is the youngest (but certainly not last) anti-climax in a series of newer, streamlined scifi thriller "independence day" and "men in black". The new scifi wave raises a number of questions about the topics technology and society.

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Eclipse microprofile improves connection to development environments

Eclipse MicroProfile improves connection to development environments

Around eclipse microprofile, two open source tools have been created that should simplify the development of applications with the specification designed above all on microservices. The language server for eclipse microprofile (lsp4mp) offers connection to the language server protocol, and the tools for microprofile provide a specific connection to microsoft’s source-off sourcecode editor visual studio code for the protocol.

Help for properties and java code

The lsp4mp relies on the language server protocol to offer an ideal integration of helps such as auto resistance and quick fixes. He offers for the microprofile config.Properties defined properties, among others, car resistance, help when driving over with the mouse (hover), display of definitions as well as validation and quick fixes.

Eclipse MicroProfile improves connection to development environments

Lsp4mp shows the associated microprofile documentation, inter alia, with the mouse overriding properties with the mouse.

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Kunftige sicklowing via videosprechstunde possible

Kunftige Sicklowing via VideosPrechstunde possible

Patients can be pleased with the physician from the doctor. Prerequisite for sick leave by video is that the insured of the attending medical practice is known and the disease allocates an investigation by video pronging hours. This decided by the joint federal committee of top representatives of the doctors, health insurance and hospitalists, as the committee announced on thursday in berlin.

The initial determination of labor compensation is limited to seven calendar days. Furthermore, follow-up sicknesses are only possible via video pronging lesson if the previous sick leave was exhibited in an immediate personnel examination. Insured persons who have never been imagined in the medical office concerned, are completely excluded. Also, the determination of a labor compensation on the basis of an online questionnaire, a chat survey or a phone call is not permitted.

No general claim to video crank

"The standard for the determination of labor compensation continues the immediate personnel examination by a doctor or a doctor. In individual cases, however, the determination of labor compensation about a video pronging lesson should be possible, quite independent of pandemies", earlier dr. Monika lelgemann of the joint federal committee.

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Wirecard: better looking away and claim that everything is alright

Wirecard: Better looking away and claim that everything is alright

Image: renardo la vulpo / cc by-sa 4.0

The big financial scandal of the young german history: which responsibility have scholz and merkel?

How do politicians act when it comes to coarse money, hypes with international dimensions, fraud, networks, personnel lenses, vanities and savings of numerous investors? The wirecard scandal brings a lot to the light and is a hub-hated concrete counterpuck to all the infotainment debates on politicians, which present themselves as chancellor’s candidates, in which it went above all about images and moods.

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Fotokunst on the art karlsruhe 2014

The artistic photography has been an integral part of the art market for several years. How self-misused art and photography forming museums. Galleries that have not specialized in photography show increasingly photographic art. This is reflected in the this year’s kind karlsruhe. The art fair starts today thursday, 13. Marz and ends on sunday, 16. March.

A good dozen photographers show the galleries in so-called one artist shows, these are solo exhibitions that stand out from the mass of exhibition flats. Heise photo has visited most of them at a first meters.

Tour: photo junstel on the art karlsruhe 2014

Fotokunst on the Art Karlsruhe 2014

Thomas boeing: cut out, administration, 2013

away from traditional photography, artists like thomas boeing and ilse haider works, which pick up the opposite of two-dimensional photos and three-dimensional objects.

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God’s own cybercountry

The communist kerala as it-dorado

India this informal conglomerate of differences, from the winston churchill (the ubigens mahatma gandhi as "half-naked fakir" designated) said it was just one "geographical expression and as little a country as the equator", amazed again and again through its relatively consistent and convincing economic-political morphogenesis. Kerala, selected in 1957 for the first communist indian state, takes a special position in this conglomerate once again.

God's Own Cybercountry

The government has achieved a lot of positives in kerala: kerala achieved a rapid reduction in mortality rate and improving living conditions – and without gross economic growth. Despite the most notifying economic growth, it has thus managed to reduce the income poverty faster than in other indian states, by focusing primarily on improved education and health care as well as equitable land distribution. It can be said that kerala has suffered until recently under marketable policy, a policy that distributed a state-steered market economy expansion. Recently, however, human capital is effained offensive for one of the market economy. Like amartya sen in "economics for humans" (contrary to neoliberalism with aristotle, it is important to visualize that the reduction in income poverty should not be the sole motive of poverty fighting, as the risk is that the concept of poverty will narrow to a low income. Although the per capita income of the african-americans in the united states is much lower than that of farming population, so they are much richer in terms of their income than people in kerala, also taking into account the different life-maintenance costs, is still the life expectancy of people in kerala high than that of the black americans, which associated with social institutions and social relationships. Kerala also has special successes in reducing birth rate, a circumstance that is certainly contalent with the high educational status of women. The striker female self-determination was in kerala u.A. Also ended by a high recognition of female property rights.

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