Bye Bye Mercury; Hello Seven New and Refreshed Lincolns

Goodbye Mercury, it was nice knowing you. Let’s face, though, this was bound to happen. Even Jill Wagner couldn’t save the once great brand. Mercury’s sales have plummeted in recent years and the brand only accounts for 0.8 percent ...

Mercury Cyclone Driven On The Norwegian Backroads: Video

Mercury isn’t the first car brand that comes to mind when people talk about muscle cars. But, back in the 1970’s, the dissolved American manufacturer the Cyclone — a pony car that has since grown in stature today because ...

Mercury To Shut Down In September

September is a month of warm weather, shorter days, school, and this year, the death of Mercury. According to a new report from Automotive News, Mercury will be shut down in September, before all the big holidays. The website ...

The Comet motorcycle

It looks like the owner of this 1960s Mercury Comet loves his car so much that when he decided to get himself a motorcycle, he made sure that his second best ride would have to be the exact same ...

2010 Mercury Milan

Mercury unveiled the 2010 Milan, a new generation that adds for the first time a hybrid model to the line-up. The new Mercury will be built at Ford’s Hermosillo (Mexico) Stamping and Assembly Plant and will go on sale in ...

2009 Mercury Mariner VOGA

VOGA means fashion in Italian. It is no wonder why Ford designer Camilo Pardo, the designer of the Ford GT, chose this name when he introduced the upscale appearance package in 2006 on the vehicle named after the Italian fashion ...

2009 Mercury Sable

I learned to drive on the interstate at age 14 in a first generation Mercury Sable. It belonged to my grandparents, and it was the three of us on a trip from Louisiana to Florida. Within a few hours my ...

Mercury Insurance: Reviews, Coverage, And Cost (2021)

Mercury provides competitive rates and valuable perks in 11 states.

The world's oldest mercury poisoning revealed in Copper Age Iberia

Cinnabar from Mine Siele, Tuscany, Italy. Gallery of Mineralogy and Geology of the French National Museum of Natural History in Paris. Credit: Marie-Lan Taÿ Pamart, CC-BY 4.0 The World Health Organization (WHO) states that exposure to mercury, a natural ...

Hello Mercury! BepiColombo Spacecraft Captures Image During Gravity Assist Maneuver

BepiColombo captured this view of Mercury on October 1, 2021, as the spacecraft flew past the planet for a gravity assist maneuver. Credit: ESA/BepiColombo/MTM, CC BY-SA 3.0 IGO The joint European-Japanese BepiColombo mission captured this view of Mercury on ...

Mercury Ahead! Spacecraft Will Swoop by the Planet in Exciting Gravity Assist Maneuver

Artist impression of BepiColombo flying by Mercury on October 1, 2021. The spacecraft makes nine gravity assist maneuvers (one of Earth, two of Venus and six of Mercury) before entering orbit around the innermost planet of the Solar System ...

Global Ocean Patterns of Mercury Pollution Revealed by Bluefin Tuna

Bluefin tuna, a long-lived migratory species that accumulates mercury as it ages, can be used as a global barometer of the heavy metal and the risk posed to ocean life and human health, according to a study by Rutgers ...

Hear and Feel BepiColombo Spacecraft’s First Tastes of Mercury Science

Artist impression of BepiColombo flying by Mercury. The spacecraft makes nine gravity assist maneuvers (one of Earth, two of Venus and six of Mercury) before entering orbit around the innermost planet of the Solar System in 2025. Credit: ESA/ATG ...

BepiColombo Captures Stunning Mercury Images During Close Gravity Assist Flyby

Artist impression of BepiColombo flying by Mercury on October 1, 2021. The spacecraft makes nine gravity assist maneuvers (one of Earth, two of Venus, and six of Mercury) before entering orbit around the innermost planet of the Solar System ...

ZR48 CORVETTE BOAT POWERED BY MERCURY RACING TWIN TURBO MARINE ENGINES DELIVERING 2.700 HORSEPOWER GETS AWAY FROM THE COAST GUARD! (VIDEO)

After a thorough research for the best Muscle Cars videos, we have come up with something that left us speechless and we couldnt wait to share it with you. It is a word about an amazing video featuring the ...

This Air Suspended Ford Mercury 1951 Will Knock Your Socks Off

This is one mean machine. Check out this video where the Ford Mercury … This is one mean machine. Check out this video where the Ford Mercury 1951 slips down the street in all matte black finish. Would you ...

ZR48 Corvette Boat Powered By Mercury Racing Twin Turbo Marine Engines Delivering 2.700 Horsepower Gets Away From The Coast Guard!

After a thorough research for the best Muscle Cars videos, we have come up with something that left us speechless and we couldn`t wait to share it with you. It is a word about an amazing video featuring the long-talked ...

Rare 302/4-Speed: 1968 Mercury Cougar XR-7

The owner of this 1968 Mercury Cougar XR-7 describes its condition as jaw-dropping, and when you examine the supplied photos, it seems like a fair assessment. Its overall presentation is stunning, and its drivetrain configuration increases its overall desirability. For ...

How to spot the 'elusive' planet Mercury in the night sky this month

Mercury will reach dichotomy, meaning the planet appears half-illuminated as seen from Earth, on Oct. 23, 2021. (Image credit: Starry Night) For the next two and a half weeks, early-morning skywatchers will have an excellent opportunity to spot the ...

BepiColombo Mercury Flyby: ESA, JAXA, Bepi Narrates the First Planet's Environment and MORE

BepiColombo has completed its first attempt on a flyby on the first planet of the Solar System, Mercury, and has seen a close look at its environment. The mission was in collaboration with the European Space Agency (ESA) and the ...

15-Year-Old Attempts to Be an X-Men Character by Injecting Mercury After Spiderman Attempt

(Photo : Image from Unsplash Website) 15-Year-Old Attempts to Be an X-Men Character by Injecting Mercury After Spiderman Attempt | Ends Up with Multiple Large Ulcers for Two Months A 15-year-old kid injected himself with mercury in order to ...

First close-up pictures of Mercury from BepiColombo hint at answers to the planet's secrets

© Provided by Space Artist impression of BepiColombo flying by Mercury on 1 October 2021. This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Space.com’s Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights. David Rothery, Professor of Planetary Geosciences, The ...

Watch the BepiColombo spacecraft zoom past Mercury in this new video

© Provided by Space The joint European-Japanese BepiColombo spacecraft captured this view of Mercury on Oct. 1, 2021 during the first of six flybys on its voyage to orbit the planet in 2025. The European and Japanese BepiColombo spacecraft ...

The Europe-Japan mission to Mercury sends back photos of the planet's cratered surface

© ESA/BepiColombo/MTM The BepiColombo mission snapped this photo of Mercury on October 1st. Photos from a fly-by of Mercury, the least-explored planet in our solar system, show ithas a crater-riddled surface that resembles Earth’s Moon. The photos came from ...

Mercury looks stunning in this 1st flyby photo from Europe and Japan's BepiColombo mission

© Provided by Space The joint European-Japanese BepiColombo spacecraft captured this view of Mercury on Oct. 1, 2021 during the first of six flybys on its voyage to orbit the planet in 2025. Two spacecraft built by Europe and ...

See Mercury up close as BepiColombo space mission beams back sweet image

© Provided by CNET Cruising past Mercury. © ESA/BepiColombo/MTM If Mars has gotten too crowded for you, what with all the rovers (and helicopters) buzzing about, why not take your vacation on Mercury? Or at least dream about it. ...

Mercury Images Taken by BepiColombo as it Flew By to Observe the Planet

(Photo : Pixabay/PhotoMIX-Company) Mercury picture Mercury is a planet that’s always been a mystery. Recently, two spacecraft have flown and came so close to the planet. A European-Japanese joint science mission to study Mercury, BepoColombo, is back on track ...

BepiColombo swings by Mercury ahead of 2025 orbital insertion

The joint European-Japanese BepiColombo mission captured this view of Mercury on 1 October 2021 as the spacecraft flew past the planet for a gravity assist manoeuvre. The image was taken at 23:44:12 UTC by the Mercury Transfer Module’s Monitoring ...

Mercury Lander: Planetary Mission Concept Study for the 2023-2032 Decadal Survey

©astro-ph.IM Mercury Lander ©astro-ph.IM Mercury Lander As an end-member of terrestrial planet formation, Mercury holds unique clues about the original distribution of elements in the earliest stages of solar system development and how planets and exoplanets form and evolve ...

Spacecraft swoops close to Mercury and snaps images of its wild surface

Mercury is a mystery. Just two spacecraft have ever flown by the closest planet to the sun. Now the BepiColombo mission, a joint European-Japanese science undertaking, is on track to orbit and closely observe the cratered planet in 2025. The ...

Mercury flyby tonight: Europe's BepiColombo spacecraft to attempt its 1st swing past the planet

© Provided by Space Artist impression of BepiColombo flying by Mercury on 1 October 2021. A spacecraft bound for the planet Mercury will take a first look at the target tonight, when it makes its first-ever flyby of the ...

BepiColombo Leaves Earth For Mercury

©ESA BepiColombo iftoff ©ESA BepiColombo iftoff The ESA-JAXA BepiColombo mission to Mercury blasted off on an Ariane 5 from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou at 01:45:28 GMT on 20 October on its exciting mission to study the mysteries of the ...

Mapping Geological Features on Mercury

©ESA Victoria Quadrangle ©ESA Victoria Quadrangle Mercury, the innermost planet of our Solar System is a grey, barren world to our human eyes. In stark contrast, this map shows a portion of the surface in a patchwork of colour, ...

Study Reveals That Mercury Is the Not-So-Shrunken Planet

©NASA Mercury ©NASA Mercury Findings from a recently published paper by Smithsonian senior scientist Thomas R. Watters reveal that Mercury has managed to retain much more of its interior heat than previously thought. Images and data obtained by NASA’s ...

BepiColombo Is Now Firing Its Ion Thrusters

©ESA BepiColombo Ion Thrusters ©ESA BepiColombo Ion Thrusters BepiColombo, the joint ESA/JAXA spacecraft on a mission to Mercury, is now firing its thrusters for the first time in flight. On Sunday, BepiColombo carried out the first successful manoeuver using ...

Impact of Small Collisions On Mercury's Thin Atmosphere

©JHUAPL/CIW Mercury’s Pole ©JHUAPL/CIW Mercury’s Pole Mercury, our smallest planetary neighbor, has very little to call an atmosphere, but it does have a strange weather pattern: morning micro-meteor showers. Recent modeling along with previously published results from NASA’s MESSENGER ...

BepiColombo Science Orbiters Stacked Together

©ESA Copernicus BepiColombo Science Orbiters ©ESA Copernicus BepiColombo Science Orbiters The two science orbiters of the joint ESA-JAXA BepiColombo mission are connected in their launch configuration and the European science orbiter and transport module have been given the go-ahead ...

The Chemical Composition of Mercury

©NASA Mercury’s composition ©NASA Mercury’s composition The chemical composition of a planetary body reflects its starting conditions modified by numerous processes during its formation and geological evolution. Measurements by X-ray, gamma-ray, and neutron spectrometers on the MESSENGER spacecraft revealed ...

BepiColombo Closing In On Earth Ahead Of Flyby

©ESA Earth As Seen By BepiColombo ©ESA Earth As Seen By BepiColombo An image taken by the MCAM selfie camera on board of the European-Japanese Mercury mission BepiColombo as it neared Earth ahead of its gravity-assist flyby manoeuvre in ...

Video: BepiColombo's Journey to Mercury

©ESA BepiColombo Approaches Mercury ©ESA BepiColombo Approaches Mercury Animation visualising BepiColombo’s launch and cruise to Mercury. Some aspects have been simplified for the purpose of this animation. The joint ESA-JAXA mission comprises the European Mercury Planetary Orbiter and Japan’s ...