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The Science and Technology Thread

mike_field

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Imagine the energy of eight Suns released in an instant.

This is the gravitational "shockwave" that spread out from the biggest merger yet observed between two black holes.

The signal from this event travelled for some seven billion years to reach Earth but was still sufficiently strong to rattle laser detectors in the US and Italy in May last year.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-53993937
 
The UK will fail to achieve a target of offering gigabit-capable broadband to 85% of the UK by 2025, MPs have warned.
Initially, the government had aimed for nationwide coverage within five years.
But targets were scaled back when it emerged that only 25% of the promised £5bn funding would be available.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-55403099
Government in missing target shocker. Who'd have thought that was possible?
 

Stephen Jay Hawkings

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