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Science

Russian Soyuz blasts off for ISS in first launch since accident

The rocket took off with a Progress MS-10 spacecraft at 18:14 GMT.

17 Nov 2018 9:07 AM

'We trust our rocket', crew says ahead of first space launch since failure

Russian investigators said the rocket failure was caused by a sensor that was damaged during assembly.

16 Nov 2018 4:24 PM

SpaceX, TeleSat Canada bids get US nod to expand satellite internet

SpaceX previously won approval to deploy 4,425 satellites.

16 Nov 2018 10:23 AM

Tesla slashes prices on home solar systems to spur sales

Tesla deployed just 93MW of solar in the third quarter, down from SolarCity’s more than 200MW a quarter in early 2016.

16 Nov 2018 10:18 AM

After aborted mission, NASA astronaut confident about December launch

Astronaut Anne McClain, along with a Russian cosmonaut and a Canadian astronaut, will man the December 3 mission.

15 Nov 2018 6:46 PM

Frigid planet detected orbiting nearby star

The planet, estimated to be at least 3.2 times more massive than Earth, was spotted circling Barnard’s Star.

15 Nov 2018 6:32 PM

Cargo mission to space station is set to launch this week

The unmanned Cygnus cargo craft will carry 7,500 pounds of groceries, hardware and research.

13 Nov 2018 8:31 AM

Scientists to swap dusty old kilogram for something more stable

The kilogram has been defined since 1889 by a shiny piece of platinum-iridium held in Paris.

13 Nov 2018 8:23 AM

Next US astronaut on Russian rocket confident after mishaps

Last month, astronauts had to make an emergency landing in Kazakhstan following a failed launch.

11 Nov 2018 11:52 AM

Stephen Hawking's thesis and wheelchair sell for $1 million

Hawking’s 117-page dissertation “Properties of expanding universes” from 1965 sold for 584,750 pounds.

10 Nov 2018 9:54 AM