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NASA cameras catch early fireballs from Perseid meteor shower of 2020

Home News Skywatching One of the year’s best meteor showers is well underway, as a new video shows. NASA’s All-Sky…

Heavy atom spills its guts in decade-long experiment

Home News Science & Astronomy Equipment at the ISOLDE proton-blasting laboratory where astatine was isolated and studied. ISOLDE is part…

SpaceX’s Dragon: First Private Spacecraft to Reach the Space Station

Home References Spaceflight SpaceX Dragon and Space Station Meet (Image: © NASA) SpaceX, the private space company founded by entrepreneur…

Two Canadian ice caps have completely vanished from the Arctic, NASA imagery shows

Home News Science & Astronomy This satellite image, captured in 2017, shows the rapid depletion of two ice caps on…

Physicists watch quantum particles tunnel through solid barriers. Here’s what they found.

Home News Science & Astronomy (Image: © Shutterstock) The quantum world is a pretty wild one, where the seemingly impossible…

‘Star Trek: Lower Decks’ warps into the animated comedy frontier with ‘Second Contact’

Home News Entertainment “Star Trek” has a new animated series — only the second ever for the franchise — that…

Mysterious ‘fast radio burst’ detected closer to Earth than ever before

Home News Science & Astronomy Artist’s impression of a magnetar launching a burst of X-ray and radio waves across the…

Dropped emissions during COVID-19 lockdown will do ‘nothing’ for climate change

Home News Science & Astronomy A view from space of how emissions are changing in response to coronavirus. (Image: ©…

You can book a weightless flight with Zero Gravity again after hiatus due to coronavirus

Home News Science & Astronomy (Image: © Zero-G) Zero Gravity Corporation (Zero-G), a company that offers weightless experiences so you…

China launches 2 satellites from desert launch site

Home News Spaceflight China is continuing its rapid rate of space launches with its 22nd mission of 2020. China launched…