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August 24, 2018

NASA Chief Wants to Send Humans to the Moon — ‘To Stay’

HOUSTON — Jim Bridenstine wants to make sure that there is never another day when humans are not in space. “In fact,” the NASA administrator said, […]
August 23, 2018

NASA’s New Space Taxis

The astronauts’ next spacecraft won’t be government property. pace travel is about to change. Ever since Yuri Gagarin’s pioneering flight in 1961, only spacecraft built by […]
August 22, 2018

Who’s Out There?—Possibilities?

The first organism, the common ancestor to all life on Earth, is now thought to have had no nucleus. It was the small single-celled ancestors of both bacteria […]
August 22, 2018

Stratolaunch confirms launch vehicle development plans by Jeff Foust — August 21, 2018

WASHINGTON — Stratolaunch announced Aug. 20 that it is developing a family of vehicles, including a reusable spaceplane, that could launch from the giant aircraft it […]
August 20, 2018

So, you’re still interested in Astronomy? Locating the Andromeda Galaxy

So, you’re still interested in Astronomy? This time around, I thought we’d start to do something different. Something practical. After all, stargazing is an amazing pastime. […]
August 17, 2018

Boeing to acquire Millennium Space Systems

Millennium Space is a developer and manufacturer of military satellites that also has deep expertise in complex systems engineering. WASHINGTON — In a bid to grow […]
August 16, 2018

The Most Interesting Aircraft Currently Under Construction

Getting on a plane is pretty standard no matter where you are in the world. You go through security, board your plane and spend hours in […]
August 15, 2018

SpaceX Welcomes Press To See The Crew Dragon Simulator and Spacesuit

According to Teslarati website, SpaceX has just given access to the press to see the Crew Dragon simulator and the spacesuit especially created for the mission. […]
August 14, 2018

High-speed cameras show MOMO-2 launch failure in unprecedented detail

Japanese startup Interstellar Technologies Inc. (IST) has revealed high-definition videos of the unsuccessful June 30 launch of its MOMO-2 rocket. The new footage, captured by industrial […]