Space

Air-Breathing Rocket Engine Gets Green Light for Major Tests

The combustion chamber of Reaction Engines’ Synergistic Air-Breathing Rocket Engine (SABRE) center. (Picture: © Reaction Engines Ltd.) A new air-breathing…

Stopping an Earth-Bound Asteroid in its Tracks (Op-Ed)

An artist’s illustration of the asteroid headed for Earth. (Picture: © European Space Agency) Cathy Plesko, Ph.D., is a researcher…

Northrop Grumman Heads to Space Station with New NASA Science, Cargo

Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus spacecraft is on its way into the International Space Station with Roughly Seven,600 pounds of science Analyses…

Dead pig brains bathed in artificial fluid revealed signs of cellular life

Researchers have restored cellular activity to pig brains hours after the animals’ departure — an unprecedented effort. This resurrection, accomplished…

The first Kind of molecule to Type from the World has been Found in Distance

Not long after the Big Bang, chemistry because we know it took its first baby steps CHEMICAL RELIC  The evasive…

Parenting chores cut into Just How much Those bird dads fool around

Black coucals are one of the few avian species in which only males care for chicks MEET THE COUCALS  At…

NASA, Blue Origin Agreement Signs Rocketing Growth of Commercial Space

Officials in NASA and the personal space business Blue Origin have signed an agreement that grants the business use of…

NASA Announces First Flight, Record-Setting Mission

NASA and its International Space Station partners have set a new program and new team missions which will include the…

Owen Garriott, Skylab and Space Shuttle Astronaut, Dies at 88

Skylab 3 science pilot Owen Garriott is observed stationed in the Apollo Telescope Mount console aboard the Skylab space station.…

Discovery! 3rd Earth Located in Two-Star’Tatooine’ Star System

Artist’s illustration of the 3 planets and two stars in the Kepler-47 system, which is located 3,340 light-years from Earth.…