Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter completes its 50,000th orbit of Mars

MRO has imaged more than 99% of Mars’ surface.

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MIT speeds up its futuristic lensless single-pixel camera by 50 times

Image capture with MIT's single-pixel camera

Compressive imaging offers the promise of lower-cost, more-flexible imaging solutions for physically demanding situations. It has been limited by long capture times, but a team at MIT is trying to change that by incorporating time-of-flight sensing into the process.

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Far out: tidings from beyond the rim, and a historic first for reusable rockets, this week in space

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SpaceX successfully reused its rocket. Plus, a newly proposed observational relationship between black holes, dark matter, and gravity. These stories and more, this week in space.

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ET deals: Xamarin cross-platform development bundle for $35

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Want to develop your very own apps, but don’t want to go through the process of learning how to code for both iOS and Android separately? Well, Xamarin might just be what you’re looking for — a suite a tools that allows for cross-platform development with C#. If that piques your interest, you’ll definitely want to snag these online courses that will show you the ropes of Xamarin.

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