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  • Jerrie Cobb, one of the most gifted female pilots in history, has died “We see, only, a place in our Nation’s space future without discrimination.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • NASA says Christina Koch will spend 328 days in space “It feels awesome,” the newest extended-stay astronaut said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Tolkien was right: Scholars conclude Beowulf likely the work of single author Study cites consistent use of certain letter combinations throughout text as evidence. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • As Ebola outbreak rages, vaccine is 97.5% effective, protecting over 90K people The latest Ebola outbreak is bad—but it would be far worse without this vaccine. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Anti-vax moms sue NYC as US heads toward record measles spread 2019 is set to be the worst year for measles in the US this century. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • How much will the Moon plan cost? We should know in two weeks “I think the bigger risk, that has to be retired earlier, is the political risk.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Notre Dame Cathedral will never be the same, but it can be rebuilt A wealth of digital data can help. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • OpenAI Five crushes Dota2 world champs, and soon you can lose to it too Dota2 is one of the most popular, and complex, online games in the world, but an AI has once again shown itself to supersede human skill. In matches over the weekend, OpenAI’s “Five” system defeated two pro teams soundly, and soon you’ll be able to test your own mettle against — or alongside — the ...
  • Israeli group says it will make a second attempt to land on the Moon “We’re going to complete the mission.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Stratolaunch, the world’s biggest airplane, takes flight Six-engine aircraft with a wingspan of 117 meters hit a top speed of 189mph. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Science and bicycling meet in a new helmet design New helmet is supposed to solve a problem identified in studies of NFL injuries. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Who had the most merciful death on Game of Thrones? Science has an answer Physicist Rebecca Thompson weighs in on all your burning science questions for GoT. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • We can admit it—we’re dazzled by the controlled fury of the Falcon Heavy This very tall image of 27 engines firing is worth checking out. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Cook your burgers well this weekend: Beef tied to massive E. coli outbreak CDC says the exact source is still being investigated. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • New video of Intelsat 29e satellite reveals dramatic “anomaly” The Intelsat 29e problem comes amid a string of satellite issues in geostationary orbit. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Yet another state (Washington, this time) passed 100% clean energy legislation Hawaii, California, New Mexico suggest climate policies are popular at state level. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Stressed-out laser diode may deliver 200Gb/s data rates Stressing a laser diode, and spin polarized electrons yields 200GHz modulation. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Rocket Report: Virgin to fly from Guam, why SpaceX is mum on the Moon plan “The investors are fundamentally missing the change that’s happening at the company.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • The nutrition study the $30B supplement industry doesn’t want you to see Popping vitamins is no substitute for eating nutritious foods, study suggests. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Twin astronaut study suggests interplanetary travel may not be a health risk The human body “remains robust and resilient” after almost a year in space, according to a long-term, multi-institutional study of twins, one of whom lived aboard the International Space Station for 340 days while the other remained on Earth. These heartening results remove a potential barrier to crewed interplanetary missions — and just in time ...
  • Trifecta! SpaceX launches first mission on Falcon Heavy and lands all three boosters SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy launch vehicle undertook its first commercial mission today, taking a communications satellite to orbit and proving the viability of its heavy-lift rocket platform. And as a piece de resistance, all three rocket cores autonomously landed themselves back on Earth and will soon be ready to fly again. Share this:Click to email this to ...
  • NASA’s Twins Study: A great control, but a sample size of one NASA’s Twins Study publishes details on space’s effect on human health. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Upper-level winds have died down, so Falcon Heavy will try flying again Musk said there is a 5 to 10 percent chance of failure with this mission. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Declassified photos from U2 planes are helping archaeologists unlock the past Code-named CHESS, the flyover missions were meant to monitor military targets. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Israel’s Beresheet spacecraft is lost during historic lunar landing attempt Israel’s SpaceIL almost made history today as its Beresheet spacecraft came within an ace of landing on the surface of the Moon, but suffered a last minute failure during descent. Israel missed out on the chance to be the fourth country to make a controlled lunar landing, but getting 99 percent of the way there ...
  • MIT says we’re overlooking a near-term solution to diesel trucking emissions All-electric semis may take too long to get on the road, researchers say. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Limiting climate change could save the US a ton of money Inaction would cost at least $500 billion per year by the end of the century. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • A private spacecraft from Israel will attempt a Moon landing Thursday No private company has ever achieved what SpaceIL is trying to do. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Starman is out there, but we probably won’t see him again until 2047 All future predictions had to be based on just seven weeks of high-quality data. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Watch SpaceX’s historic Falcon Heavy Launch and triple landing attempt here It’s finally launch day for the Falcon Heavy’s first mission, and SpaceX’s heavy-duty rocket platform is due to take off at 3:35 Pacific time. The launch will take a major communications satellite into orbit, and as an encore all three of the first stages will attempt to return to Earth and make soft landings. Success ...
  • The first research book written by an AI could lead to on-demand papers The amount of research that gets published is more than any scholar can hope to keep up with, but soon they may rely on an AI companion to read thousands of articles and distill a summary from them — which is exactly what this team at Goethe University did. You can read the first work ...
  • Meet your long-lost distant cousin, Homo luzonensis The newly discovered species may be related to the “hobbit,” Homo floresiensis. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Here’s the first image of a black hole Say hello to the black hole deep inside the Messier 87, a galaxy located in the Virgo cluster some 55 million light years away. It may seem underwhelming at first, but it’s one of four images of the supermassive spacetime deforming structure — marking the first time such an object has been photographed. The shots ...
  • We’ve now got images of the environment at a black hole’s event horizon Black holes exist, and we’ve now seen light from next to the event horizon. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Falcon Heavy making only second flight, but it’s already changing the game Wednesday’s launch will mark the first commercial flight of the Falcon Heavy rocket. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Flying taxis could be more efficient than gas and electric cars on long-distance trips Flying cars definitely sound cool, but whether they’re actually a good idea is up for debate. Fortunately they do seem to have some surefire benefits, among which you can now count improved efficiency — in theory, and on long trips. But it’s something! Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Aggressive police policies may backfire Among youth, interactions with the police boost delinquency. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • SpaceX likely to win NASA’s crew competition by months, for billions less What lessons can the space agency learn as it considers a lunar return? Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Oil-wealthy Norway faces a political crossroads as climate concerns grow Norway’s sovereign wealth fund grew to $1 trillion with oil. Now, times are changing. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • California sues Trump’s EPA to see data that informed fuel economy rollback EPA has ignored CA’s Freedom of Information Act Request for too long, state says. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Two rockets dropped tracers into the northern lights and the result was glorious The resulting views from the ground were colorful. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • One night of telescope time rules out black hole/dark matter idea Black holes formed right after the Big Bang aren’t common enough to be dark matter. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Relativity Space announces first launch contract, and it’s a big one “We’re joining the ranks of some of those blue chip companies.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Here’s why NASA’s audacious return to the Moon just might work “Starting a war between Alabama and SpaceX will be the end of the Moon program.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Rocket Report: Small-launch reckoning, Starliner slip, a lunar Falcon Heavy? “I’d expect some pretty decent consolidation over the next year to 18 months.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Israel’s Beresheet spacecraft enters lunar orbit and prepares for landing Beresheet, Israel’s privately funded, engineered, and launched mission to the Moon’s surface, has successfully entered lunar orbit after a month and a half in transit. The craft will now adjust its orbit in preparation for landing on April 11. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Turing-winning AI researcher warns against secretive research and fake ‘self-regulation’ Yoshua Bengio, who last month won the prestigious Turing award, alongside Geoffrey Hinton and Yann LeCun, for his work on AI, is worried about what the technology is being made into behind closed doors. In an interview with Nature, he explains his concerns but takes care to avoid sounding like a doomsayer. Share this:Click to email ...
  • Japan’s Hayabusa 2 probe is blasting a hole in an asteroid tonight (and that’s awesome) It’s a big day for space: launches, tests, orbits, and now a distant probe is going to shoot an asteroid with its space gun and make a new crater to play in. It’s Hayabusa 2, Japan’s ambitious and so far highly successful sample return mission to an object called Ryugu. Share this:Click to email this to ...
  • Unvaccinated student with bogus religious exemption loses in court Catholic student claims religious objections, but the Catholic Church is pro-vaccines. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • SpaceX’s Starhopper vehicle test-fires its engine for the first time “Starhopper completed tethered hop. All systems green.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Nature’s skyscrapers: X-ray imaging reveals the secrets of termite mounds Termite mounds are self-cooling, self-ventilating, and self-draining structures. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • FDA slams homeopaths for uncontrolled snake venom, germs in kids’ products FDA warns companies to clean up amid ongoing crackdown. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Natural gas pipeline in Germany holds “green” methane; Austria has similar plans Natural gas substitutes are still expensive, but proving the technology is a good step. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Scientists say they have deposits formed hours after dino-killing impact New paper describes saltwater animals swept ashore by impact-driven floods. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • There really is something unique about Tennessee whiskey, study finds So-called “Lincoln County Process” is a critical step in achieving smooth flavor. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • FTC hits predatory scientific publisher with a $50 million fine Conduct egregious enough that a judge doesn’t even wait for a trial. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • India ASAT test debris poses danger to International Space Station, NASA says Impact of weapon on satellite threw some debris into orbits that could strike space station. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • What does space smell like? Now you can find out for yourself It reminded me of opening a fresh bag of black mulch. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • NASA chief says a Falcon Heavy rocket could fly humans to the Moon Falcon Heavy could augment Space Launch System on road back to the Moon. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • BBC and Discovery team up on a new streaming service focused on factual programming Discovery and BBC this morning announced an extensive,10-year content partnership deal for a new streaming service focused on natural history and factual programming. The subscription video service is expected to cost less than $5 per month, and will be owned by Discovery. It will operate in all territories outside the U.K., Ireland and China when ...
  • NatGeo’s riveting series Hostile Planet puts you in the center of the action Predator and prey struggle to survive in Earth’s rapidly changing extreme environments. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Vector co-founder says company overcoming challenges to reach the launch pad “No rocket’s ever been late, we’ll probably be the first one.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Neanderthal cannibalism is less surprising than you think It was probably a case of “opportunistic consumption,” not murder. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Judge says Trump can’t re-open Arctic waters that Obama closed to drilling 1953 law allows presidents to withdraw waters from use but not re-open them. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Senate re-introduces bill to help advanced nuclear technology Legislation was praise by Bill Gates, who has funded an advanced nuclear company. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • The true dollar cost of the anti-vaccine movement Necessary bills for unnecessary outbreaks are being paid by all of us. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Alligator gar both sucks and chomps to catch its prey, new study finds New study combines high-speed video of live feeding with models based on CT scans. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Rocket Report: Proton price cut, SpaceX HD launch video, SLS blowback Also, Germany has a crazy plan to catch rockets and reuse them. It’s named FALCon. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • The first space-worthy Vulcan rocket is taking shape “The age of Vulcan has begun.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More
  • Florida utility to close natural gas plants, build massive solar-powered battery The battery bank will be significantly larger than the world’s current biggest battery. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Apple sells wireless charging AirPods, cancels charger days later “Works with AirPower mat”. Apparently not. Looks like Apple doesn’t treat customers with the same “high standard” of care it apparently reserves for its hardware quality. 9 days after launching its $199 wireless charging AirPods headphones touting compatibility with the forthcoming Apple AirPower inductive charger mat, Apple has just scrapped AirPower entirely. It’s an uncharacteristically ...
  • The US will need a lot more neodymium if it wants an offshore wind boom Magnet-reuse could help ease the burden, but processes for this must be established. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Mars helicopter bound for the Red Planet takes to the air for the first time The Mars 2020 mission is on track for launch next year, and nesting inside the high-tech new rover heading that direction is a high-tech helicopter designed to fly in the planet’s nearly non-existent atmosphere. The actual aircraft that will fly on the Martian surface just took its first flight and its engineers are over the ...
  • Watch Rocket Lab’s first launch of 2019 lift a DARPA experiment into orbit Rocket Lab, the Kiwi operation working on breaking into the launch industry with small but frequent launches, has its first launch of the year today, due to take off in just a few minutes. Tune in here! Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Bogus medical exemptions sought by anti-vaxxers may get revoked in Calif. Calif. bill would require state-level approval of every medical vaccine exemption. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)More