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Quantum fluctuations in space, science and society, chronicled by Alan Boyle
Quantum fluctuations in space, science and society, chronicled by Alan Boyle

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The last time Hubble had a breakdown, engineers fixed it by jiggling the telescope. This time, they basically hit the reset button. https://www.geekwire.com/2019/hubble-space-telescope-team-hits-reset-get-balky-camera-back-business/
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Alaska is the first frontier in Astranis Space Technologies' quest to bridge the world's broadband digital divide with small satellites. https://www.geekwire.com/2019/astranis-pacific-dataport-team-satellite-broadband-access-alaska/
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Technically, flights at night and flights over people are already permitted, but only with waivers. Realistically, they're happening with or without waivers. This proposal would probably make such flights more routine. https://www.geekwire.com/2019/faa-lays-plan-ease-restrictions-drones-flying-night-people/
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It's rare for SpaceX's robotic Dragon cargo ship to make a nighttime splashdown, but NASA said there was plenty of moonlight to track the capsule and guide the recovery ship. https://www.geekwire.com/2019/spacex-dragon-splashdown-dark/
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The partial government shutdown claims a victim on the space frontier. Here's hoping that Tethers Unlimited and its workers, past and present, weather the storm. https://www.geekwire.com/2019/tethers-unlimited-layoffs-nasa-shutdown/
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We took a deep dive into Nvidia's AI robotics research lab, where a robot rules the kitchen. It seems to have a fondness for Cheez-Its and Domino's sugar. https://www.geekwire.com/2019/nvidia-seattle-robotics-lab/
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