Latest Chris Russell Stories

ceres bright lights
2015-02-26 08:20:11

A bright spot previously detected on the dwarf planet Ceres appears to have a somewhat dimmer companion, and NASA remain unable to explain exactly what these unusual lights are.

2011-12-31 09:08:18

No one expected a 13-mile high mountain, two and a half times higher than Mount Everest.

Image 1 - Dawn Finds Vesta's Mountains, Rough Surface, And Old-young Dichotomy In Hemispheres
2011-10-03 11:44:30

NASA’s Dawn mission, which has been orbiting Vesta since mid-July, has revealed that the asteroid’s southern hemisphere boasts one of the largest mountains in the Solar System.

2011-06-22 07:10:00

TRUMBULL, Conn., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The app revolution has finally hit the world of online recruiting. JobSpeek is a new application that re-imagines the traditional job listing and brings mobile recruiting to anyone with an iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad2.

2009-05-19 07:30:00

Technology executive with two decades of IT experience in the media industry to head development of the company's Storage Delivery Network SAN DIEGO, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Nirvanix, the premier enterprise Cloud Storage service provider, today announced that it has hired Chris Russell, a longtime technology executive with extensive knowledge of IT in the motion picture and television industries, as its Vice President of Engineering.

2007-06-16 10:10:00

This summer, NASA will launch a robotic probe to visit two stange and giant asteroids -- one is covered with ice while the other may have been blasted by an ancient supernova. The tales these asteroids tell may reveal the true beginnings of our solar system.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.