I just ran across the word dolerite in the excellent science fiction novel Aurora by Kim Stanley Robinson (thanks, Songdog!), and of course I looked it up and found that it was sort of synonymous with diabase, both meaning ‘a dark, fine-grained igneous rock’ (you can see the gory details at the Wikipedia article: “Diabase […]
Last year we reported on a really neat tiny house concept called the Aurora that promised to grow in width at the push of a button, allowing it to be both compact (and road-legal) to tow, and spacious while stationary. The novel dwelling,...Show More Summary
Nanoleaf’s Aurora – a system of triangular LED panels you can connect like Legos – was already one of the coolest lighting systems around. But with a new $65 music module, it just got much more interesting. I’ve been a big fan of the...Show More Summary
A bedroom and a living room? We’ve seen some pretty “extra” tiny houses lately, including the one with a sunroom and another with a greenhouse. Now comes something even more next-level: The Aurora from Canadian builder ZeroSquared comes...Show More Summary
Exploring Arlanda Airport and Aurora Lounge (From Premium to Economy Class) Summer adventures to Singapore and Kuala Lumpur Contents (It’s LONG and probably will change). Seriously – Take a holiday! Morning Manoeuvres in the dark, Terminal...Show More Summary
They hoped artificial airglow would teach them more about the northern lights
As a landscape photographer who relies heavily on HDR to pull off much of my work, I’m always keen to learn about better ways of doing what I do. Most of the time my art tends to run towards natural looking images in contrast to the wild and crazy stuff of HDR’s reputation. Show More Summary
The SWS has issued a geomagnetic warning and aurora watch for 14 October (UT) due to expected arrival of a solar wind stream from a coronal hole. This is expected to arrive early in the UT day on the 14th (which is the evening of the 14th Australian time). Show More Summary
Haglund is working on his review of opening night and hopes to have it published tomorrow. In the meantime, here's some footage of this delightful production. Below this video is one of our Sterling Baca with his lovely Aurora, Oksana...
If you thought autonomous cars were freaking out some older drivers, wait until you hear the one about autonomous flights. Boeing is acquiring Aurora Flight Sciences, a company we mentioned here a little while back. This is throwingShow More Summary
Aurora HDR 2018 is tremendously easy, fun software by Macphun, designed for processing HDR (High Dynamic Range) images. If you’ve been following popular contemporary photography for a while, you’ll know that dramatic HDR is no longer in style. Show More Summary
Everybody should see the Aurora Borealis, commonly known as the Northern Lights, at least once in their lifetime. There’s nothing quite like the experience of rugging up in the middle of the night, looking up to the sky hoping to see...Show More Summary
For Boeing, the future is now. The aviation giant took two steps into the future by acquiring a flying car company and launching a hybrid-electric commuter aircraft. Boeing is buying Aurora Flight Sciences and funding Zunum Aero as it moves forward with evolving technologies in aviation. It's an exciting......
Capping off an afternoon of introductions at last week's Eve Vegas fan event in Las Vegas, CCP CEO Hilmar Veigar Pétursson revealed Project Aurora - a new mobile strategy game set in the Eve universe. Aurora is co-developed with PlayRaven, a Finland-based games studio made up of veteran developers from Remedy, Rockstar and Supercell. Show More Summary
The mobile spin-off of CCP Games' popular PC space-based MMO game EVE Online will be developed by another company, PlayRaven.
CCP Games announced at EVE Vegas this week that they're partnering with PlayRaven games to create a new mobile game set in the EVE universe. Project Aurora, the game's working title, is a condensed version of CCP's sprawling space MMORPG, though its promising all of the drama and epic battles you might be familiar with in EVE Online. Show More Summary
Intimidating space extravaganza Eve Online is coming to iOS and Android mobile devices, developer CCP has announced. Co-developed by PlayRaven, the new mobile game, currently known as "Project Aurora", is a free-to-play title set in the Eve universe. Show More Summary
The rumors are true -- CCP is bringing the EVE Online universe into the mobile arena with Project Aurora. Announced at EVE Vegas today, Aurora is described as a free-to-play game set in the EVE universe. It's jointly developed by EVE creator CCP and the mobile studio PlayRaven, and will follow the whole MMO archetype once again. Show More Summary
CCP Games unveiled Project Aurora today. It’s a new massively multiplayer online game on mobile that will roll out to a few countries later this year, with a full launch planned for 2018 for iOS and Android. To develop Project Aurora, CCP teamed up with PlayRaven, which developed mobile strategy titles such as Winterstate and Spymaster. CCP, of […]