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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Some 115 years after the first powered flight, scientists have developed a radical new approach toward flying in the form of a small, lightweight and virtually noiseless airplane that gets airborne with no moving...

By admin on Nov 21st, 2018

ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) – The first flight of a SpaceX rocket tailored to fly astronauts to the International Space Station is set for liftoff from Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Jan. 7, NASA said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO:...

By admin on Nov 21st, 2018

A flag with a company logo is seen during satellite launch company Arianespace annual news conference in Paris, France, January 9, 2018. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann RABAT (Reuters) – Arianespace on Wednesday launched a rocket...

By admin on Nov 21st, 2018

FILE PHOTO: SpaceX CEO Elon Musk talks to his workforce as he announces the world’s first private passenger scheduled to fly around the Moon aboard SpaceX’s BFR launch vehicle, at the company’s headquarters in Hawthorne, California,...

By admin on Nov 21st, 2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) – An unmanned rocket carrying cargo blasted off into space on Friday in the first launch of a Russian-made Soyuz-FG rocket from Kazakhstan’s Baikonur cosmodrome since a dramatic aborted launch in October. The rocket...

By admin on Nov 16th, 2018

PARIS (Reuters) – It may not change how you buy bananas, but scientists have voted to redefine the value of a kilogram, in what they called a landmark decision that will boost the accuracy of scientific measurements. A replica...

By admin on Nov 16th, 2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters – The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted unanimously on Thursday to allow Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) Chief Executive Elon Musk’s Space X, Telesat Canada [PSPENC.UL] and two other companies to roll out new satellite-based...

By admin on Nov 15th, 2018

Crew members of the International Space Station (ISS) next mission David Saint-Jacques (C) of Canada, Oleg Kononenko (R) of Russia and Anne McClain of the U.S. attend a news conference in Star City near Moscow, Russia November 15, 2018....

By admin on Nov 15th, 2018

OTSU, Japan (Reuters) – Super-realistic face masks made by a tiny company in rural Japan are in demand from the domestic tech and entertainment industries and from countries as far away as Saudi Arabia. REAL-f Co. President Osamu Kitagawa holds a super-realistic face mask at his factory in Otsu, western Japan, November 15, 2018. REUTERS/Kwiyeon...

An artistic impression of a sunset from Barnard’s star on a newly detected planet dubbed “Super Earth,” in this handout photo provided November 14, 2018. European Southern Observatory/M. Kornmesser/Handout via REUTERS WASHINGTON...

By admin on Nov 15th, 2018