These costs can then be compared to the total cost of the entire Apollo program, which featured six separate human landings on the Moon. According to two separate estimates, the Apollo program cost between $100 billion and $110 billion in 2010 dollars. Thus just the development effort for SLS and Orion, which includes none of the expenses related to in-space activities or landing anywhere, are already nearly half that of the Apollo program. … [Read more...] about New report: NASA spends 72 cents of every SLS dollar on overhead costs
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Galaxy Z Flip Galaxy Fold Operating System Android 10 One UI 2.0 Android 10 One UI 2.0 Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Main Display 6.7-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2636 x 1080 425ppi 21.9:9 aspect ratio 7.3-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2152 x 1536 362ppi 4.2:3 aspect ratio Cover Display 1.06-inch Super AMOLED 300 x 116 303ppi 4.6-inch Super AMOLED 720 x 1680 399ppi 21:9 aspect ratio Memory 8GB RAM 12GB Storage 256GB 512GB Expandable ❌ ❌ Rear Camera 1 12MP wide f/1.8 aperture 1.4um 12MP wide f/1.5 and f/2.4 aperture 1.4um Rear Camera 2 12MP ultra-wide f/2.4 aperture 1.12um 16MP ultra-wide f/2.2 aperture 1.0um Rear Camera 3 ❌ 12MP telephoto f/2.4 aperture 1.0um Front Camera 1 10MP selfie f/2.4 aperture 1.22um 10MP selfie f/2.2 aperture 1.22um Front Camera 2 ❌ 8MP RGB depth sensor f/1.9 aperture 1.12um Cover Camera ❌ 10MP selfie f/2.2 aperture 1.22um Battery 3,300 mAh 4,380 mAh … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy Z Flip vs. Galaxy Fold: Which should you buy?
“Without the next generation of climate modeling capability,” he wrote, “we will lack the tools to provide detailed information about threats like drought. Australia will spend billions of dollars on things like dams or desalination plants, but rather than relying on strategic information, these billion-dollar decisions will be based on guesswork.” … [Read more...] about Australia guts government climate research
You can also use your Apple Pay Cash balance to pay for goods or services anywhere that Apple Pay is accepted. So if a friend sends you $20 through Apple Pay Cash, you can turn around and spend that money at Walgreens using Apple Pay as your payment method. This is perhaps the big kicker with Apple Pay Cash—it finally gives iPhone users a way to use Apple Pay without necessarily linking a debit or credit card, just as long as they receive money from other people through the Apple Pay Cash service. … [Read more...] about How to Set Up and Use Apple Pay Cash on Your iPhone
"I really enjoyed working for Apple [...] I never had any intention of betraying any secrets or harming Apple, as anyone who has read the book will tell you,” Sadowski told Reuters. “But I also believe in the freedom of the press and freedom of speech and that every person and every company is equal before the law, and therefore I resist Apple’s demands." … [Read more...] about Apple tries to ban former exec’s book that it says reveals trade secrets