Found! Weird Asteroid in Jupiter's Orbit Is 1st Interstellar Immigrant

Space News - 21 May, 2018 - 14:07
Another interstellar asteroid has been spotted in our solar system — and this one is not a visitor but a long-term resident, a new study reports.

Antares Rocket Launches NASA Cargo to Space Station in Dazzling Predawn Liftoff

Space News - 21 May, 2018 - 13:46
An Orbital ATK Antares rocket pierced the clouds in the predawn sky over Virginia Monday (May 21) with a dazzling predawn launch to deliver more than 3 tons of vital supplies to the International Space Station.

Dark Futures: Does Humanity Really Need a Backup Earth?

Space News - 21 May, 2018 - 12:00
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has a vision: He wants to get humans to Mars as soon as possible. Is that humanity's best option?

China Launches Relay Satellite for Mission to Moon's Far Side

Space News - 21 May, 2018 - 11:52
China just launched a spacecraft that will help pave the way for a historic mission to the moon's far side later this year.

Launch Photos: Orbital ATK's Antares Rocket & Cygnus OA-9 Soar to ISS!

Space News - 21 May, 2018 - 11:50
An Orbital ATK Antares rocket launched an Antares rocket and the uncrewed Cygnus OA-9 cargo ship to the International Space Station on May 21, 2018. See the mission in photos here!

Weird Space Rock Provides More Evidence for Mysterious 'Planet Nine'

Space News - 21 May, 2018 - 11:44
The solar system just got a bit stranger.

Ryanair profits to fall as fares weaken and costs rise

Aviation News - 21 May, 2018 - 08:41
Ryanair has turned in a 10% rise in full-year net profit to 1.45 billion ($1.7 billion), but is not expecting to reach the same level next year.

Ringed, Rocky Alien Planets May Hide in Plain Sight

Space News - 21 May, 2018 - 07:07
Astronomers may have unknowingly discovered rocky planets with rings, which they may have mistaken for other kinds of worlds, a new study finds.

Ant Nebula Blasts Lasers, Suggesting Hidden Double-Star System

Space News - 21 May, 2018 - 07:05
Unusual laser emissions beaming from the Ant Nebula suggest that it is home to a hidden double-star system and that one of the companion stars is nearing the end of its life, new research shows.

SIA to leverage Vistara's international growth

Aviation News - 21 May, 2018 - 06:25
Singapore Airlines says that Vistara's pending addition of international routes will fit well in the group's route portfolio.

Thai Airways picks new president

Aviation News - 21 May, 2018 - 05:58
Thai Airways International has picked Sumeth Damrongchaitham as its new president.

Philippines AirAsia targets 70-aircraft fleet by 2028

Aviation News - 21 May, 2018 - 04:22
Philippines AirAsia (PAA) expects a strong fleet growth in the next 10 years, thanks to the fleet additions coming from AirAsia Group

Cuban officials retrieve crashed 737 cockpit recorder

Aviation News - 20 May, 2018 - 21:42
Investigators have retrieved at least one cockpit recorder from the wreckage of the ageing Boeing 737-200 that crashed 18 May near Havana, killing 110 people, according to media reports.

NASA Is Launching a Box of Lasers to Make the Coldest Spot In the Universe

Space News - 20 May, 2018 - 18:23
Scientists are creating a temperature 10 billion times colder than the vacuum of space aboard the International Space Station. Here's why.

Watch Orbital ATK Launch a Cargo Ship for NASA Early Monday! Here's How

Space News - 20 May, 2018 - 17:42
An Orbital ATK Antares rocket will launch a Cygnus supply ship Monday morning (May 21) to deliver more than 3 tons NASA cargo to the International Space Station, and you can watch it live online.

Lasers Could Make Computers 1 Million Times Faster

Space News - 20 May, 2018 - 14:22
Pulses of light from infrared lasers can speed up computer operations by a factor of 1 million, and may have opened the door to room-temperature quantum computing.

Earth's Magnetic Field Is Drifting Westward, and Nobody Knows Why

Space News - 20 May, 2018 - 14:20
Weird, slow-moving waves in the planet's core could explain the mysterious drifting.

'Everyday Astronaut' Tackles SpaceX Rocket Landings in Episode 2!

Space News - 19 May, 2018 - 18:30
If you've ever wondered how SpaceX manages to land its rockets, the Everyday Astronaut is here to help.

New NASA Chief Bridenstine Says Humans Contribute to Climate Change 'in a Major Way'

Space News - 19 May, 2018 - 13:24
NASA's new administrator, Jim Bridenstine, said that he knows Earth's climate is changing, and that humans contribute to it "in a major way," also supporting NASA's research into that important area.

Why Formamide May Have Been Early Life's Alternative to Water

Space News - 19 May, 2018 - 13:20
Water is the basis for life as we know it, but did life's building blocks form without it?

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