Pandemic gives rise to anti-Semitic ‘Zoom bombing’

Antisemites adopted a new tactic for spewing their hate when the COVID-19 pandemic closed synagogues and Jewish schools and community centers: hijacking video conferences. The Anti-Defamation League counted 196 cases of antisemitic “Zoom bombing” attacks in the US last year, including 114 against Jewish

Europe starts tests for automated asteroid spotters

BERLIN — Scientists said Tuesday they have switched on a new telescope at the European Southern Observatory as part of an effort to create an automated network for spotting asteroids that might pose a risk to Earth. The 56-centimeter telescope that’s now