US and World News

NASA's InSight lander reveals structure of Martian core, mantle, crust - Business Insider
By analyzing a dozen quakes, NASA's InSight lander has helped scientists estimate the size and make-up of Mars's core, mantle, and crust.

Flight Readiness Review gives green light for Starliner OFT-2 - -
NASA and Boeing have finished the agency Flight Readiness Review (FRR) for the second Orbital…

DeepMind Releases Accurate Picture of the Human Proteome – “The Most Significant Contribution AI Has Made to Advancing Scientific Knowledge to Date” - SciTechDaily
DeepMind and EMBL release the most complete database of predicted 3D structures of human proteins. Partners use AlphaFold, the AI system recognized last year as a solution to the protein structure prediction problem, to release more than 350,000 protein struc…

Russia Averts Possible Disaster as New Space Station Module Finally Reaches Proper Orbit - Gizmodo
The Nauka module, launched into orbit yesterday, was unable to use its main engines after a computer glitch.

That's not a smudge on your screen. It's an image of the moon casting a shadow on Earth. - USA TODAY
NASA has released a new photo of the moon casting a shadow over Earth during a solar eclipse last month.

NASA's Perseverance Mars rovers readies to begin sampling process - Fox News
NASA's Perseverance Mars rover is preparing to collect its first-ever sample.

The Case Against Space Tourism - The Wall Street Journal
Professional astronauts have a full understanding of the risks. Civilians like Christa McAuliffe don’t.

15,000-Year-Old Viruses Discovered in Tibetan Glacier Ice – Previously Unknown to Humans - SciTechDaily
Most of the viruses were previously unknown to humans, study finds. Scientists who study glacier ice have found viruses nearly 15,000 years old in two ice samples taken from the Tibetan Plateau in China. Most of those viruses, which survived because they had …

SLS engineering tests to accompany pre-launch checkouts for Artemis 1 - -
The launch campaign for NASA’s Artemis 1 test flight will be punctuated by critical and…

4 bizarre Stephen Hawking theories that turned out to be right (and 6 we're not sure about) -
Some of Hawking's theories revolutionized the way we view the universe, but others still leave scientists scratching their heads.

Italian astronomers inspect galaxy Markarian 509 with ALMA -
Using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA), Italian astronomers have investigated an active galaxy known as Markarian 509. Results of the study, presented in a paper published July 14 on, deliver important insights into the distri…

Meet SuperBIT, the next-generation space telescope that rides above the clouds on a balloon -
SuperBIT might be the next best thing in astronomy.

Solar storm incoming: 'Explosion' of flare from Sun en route to batter Earth tomorrow - Daily Express
A SOLAR storm is forecast to possibly disrupt power grids and satellite operations this Friday, triggered by a 'glancing blow' of charged particles streaming from the Sun.

NASA on high alert after Moon changes orbit, high-flooding projected - TweakTown
NASA is on high alert after the Moon's orbit slightly changed, and now the space agency is warning that there may be flooding.

News Page 01 | News Page 02 | News Page 03 | News Page 04 | News Page 05 | News Page 06
News Page 07 | News Page 08 | News Page 09 | News Page 10 | News Page 11 | News Page 12
News Page 13 | News Page 14 | News Page 15 | News Page 16 | News Page 17 | News Page 18
News Page 19 | News Page 20 | News Page 21 | News Page 22 | News Page 23 | News Page 24
News Page 25 | News Page 26 | News Page 27 | News Page 28 | News Page 29 | News Page 30