Ironman New Zealand, one of the tallest triathletes on the planet – Triathlete

],”filter”:{“nextExceptions”:”img,blockquote,div”,”nextContainsExceptions”:”img,blockquote”}}”> To access all workouts, gear, and race coverage, plus exclusive training plans, FinisherPix photos, event discounts, and GPS apps, > “,” name “:” in-content-cta “,” type “:” link }}” > Subscribe to Outside + . While the sport of triathlon has evolved dramatically since its inception some four decades ago, one constant has remained: … Read more

Early dark energy could explain the crisis in cosmology

In 1916, Einstein finished his theory of general relativity, which describes how gravitational forces alter the curvature of space-time. Among other things, this theory predicted that the universe was expanding, which was confirmed by observations of Edwin Hubble in 1929. Since then, astronomers have looked far into space (and thus, in time) to measure how … Read more

The future of our planet is in the balance

Prince William, Prince of Wales smiles at rehearsals for the Earthshot Awards at MGM Music Hall in Fenway on December 1, 2022 in Boston, Massachusetts. Chris Jackson/Getty Prince William Prince William knows there is no time to lose. On Friday night, the Prince of Wales sat front and center as the second Earthshot Awards took … Read more

Geopolitics enters into orbit with the space ambitions of the United States and China

Author: Saadia M. Pekanen, University of Washington Space stations are a harbinger of the deepening polarity in international space relations. The United States leads the International Space Station (ISS), and will lead everything that comes after it, but it is no longer seen as the undisputed unipolar power in space. China now also has a … Read more

view | Want to save the planet? Focus on wild cats.

Comment on this story Suspension John Goodrich is the chief scientist for Panthera, the global organization for the protection of wild cats. Global biodiversity is declining at an unprecedented rate, with more than a million species threatened with extinction. This week, the governments of most of the world’s nations will gather at COP15 – the … Read more