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Eric Mack

CNET

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Recent:
  • CNET
  • Forbes
Past:
  • CBS News
  • New Atlas
  • Gizmag

Recent articles by Eric:

Beresheet crashed on the moon, but its 'Lunar Library' likely survived

The Arch Mission Foundation's 30-million-page archive of history, books and even magic was built to last longer than Earth itself. → Read More

Fireballs dazzle two continents in a single night

A pair of meteors flame out fantastically over Europe and the US on the first night of the Lyrid meteor shower. → Read More

Meteor that hit Earth came from beyond the solar system

Avi Loeb, the Harvard professor behind the Oumuamua alien theory, has spotted an interstellar meteor hidden in plain sight in a NASA database. → Read More

Interstellar meteor hit Earth five years ago, Harvard's Avi Loeb says

The professor behind the Oumuamua alien theory has spotted a meteor from beyond the solar system for the first time, hidden in plain sight in a NASA database. → Read More

Julian Assange isn't the best skateboarder, embassy footage reveals

The Wikileaks founder spent at least part of his time in the Ecuadorian embassy in London learning new moves but footage shows he has a long way to go. → Read More

Julian Assange's embassy skateboarding caught on tape, with skills less than ill

The Wikileaks founder spent at least part of his time in the Ecuadorian embassy in London learning new moves but footage shows he has a long way to go. → Read More

Black hole photo: Inside the room where scientists first saw it

A new Smithsonian Channel documentary captures the moment human eyes see the event horizon for the first time. → Read More

Black hole picture: Go inside the room where it was first seen

A new Smithsonian Channel documentary captures the moment human eyes see the event horizon for the first time. → Read More

First black hole picture: A breakthrough look from across the universe

The Event Horizon Telescope captures one of the most powerful objects in existence. And basically, it's the Eye of Sauron. → Read More

First black hole picture, revealed: A look from across the universe

The Event Horizon Telescope captures one of the most powerful objects in existence. And basically, it's the Eye of Sauron. → Read More

First black hole picture, revealed: First look from across the universe

The Event Horizon Telescope captures one of the most powerful objects in existence. And basically, it's the Eye of Sauron. → Read More

Black hole picture, revealed: First look from across the universe

The Event Horizon Telescope captures one of the most powerful objects in existence. And basically, it's the Eye of Sauron. → Read More

First-ever image of a black hole is basically the Eye of Sauron

A global collaboration of astronomers using a virtual, worldwide array called the Event Horizon Telescope have imaged one of the most powerful objects in the universe. → Read More

First black hole image could change everything we know about the universe

This week we'll see a direct image of one of the most powerful objects in existence, and it might shift our understanding of how the universe works. → Read More

How to watch the first image of a black hole get revealed Wednesday

The Event Horizon Telescope has captured the first real-life picture of the supermassive singularity at the center of the Milky Way. And it's almost time for show and tell. → Read More

Event Horizon Telescope saw a black hole. It could change everything

This week we'll see a direct image of one of the most powerful objects in existence, and it might shift our understanding of how the universe works. → Read More

A Quarter Of Japanese Adults Under 40 Are Virgins, And The Number Is Increasing

Having sex may have jumped the shark, at least for younger adults in Japan. A new, detailed analysis of national fertility data finds that the proportion of adults in the country who have never had vaginal heterosexual intercourse is on the rise. → Read More

Japan just bombed an asteroid with a copper cannonball

JAXA's Hayabusa2 spacecraft has a tumultuous relationship with the asteroid Ryugu that just got even more dramatic. → Read More

SpaceX Falcon Heavy and 'Starhopper' could soon get off the ground

Elon Musk's rocket company is working toward an important launch for Heavy and groundbreaking tests for its Mars vehicle. → Read More

Japan is about to bomb an asteroid, and you can watch here

JAXA's Hayabusa2 spacecraft has a tumultuous relationship with the asteroid Ryugu that's about to get more dramatic. → Read More