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Russia space agency targeted over "stolen" billions

Roscosmos head Dmitry Rogozin has called for the Accounts Chamber to carry out a sectoral audit.

26 Nov 2018 11:42 AM

College to invest USD 32M on expansion to train mechanics

The auto programs have 290 students this year, which is pushing capacity.

26 Nov 2018 9:55 AM

Scientists develop enzymes using radio frequency

The method required making a special complex consisting of enzymes and magnetic nanoparticles.

25 Nov 2018 4:38 PM

Brain implants help the paralysed turn thoughts into text

The system uses an array of micro-electrodes which are implanted into the brain.

25 Nov 2018 1:04 PM

Watch: Cool video of a spacecraft leaving Earth, from ISS

The spacecraft was launched atop a Soyuz rocket with 2,564kg of cargo and supplies.

24 Nov 2018 12:13 PM


NASA and SpaceX prep historic test flight to space

The SpaceX Crew Dragon can seat three astronauts.

24 Nov 2018 9:16 AM

NASA and SpaceX prep historic test flight to space

The SpaceX Crew Dragon can seat three astronauts, but will be unpiloted for its first test flight.

23 Nov 2018 4:44 PM

Scientists weigh up stratospheric sunlight barrier to curb warming

Some researchers say the geo-engineering technique could limit rising temperatures that are causing climate change.

23 Nov 2018 11:50 AM

Elon Musk smoking marijuana, drinking whiskey prompts NASA to review SpaceX workplace

NASA said it would conduct a “cultural assessment study” of the SpaceX and Boeing.

22 Nov 2018 10:21 AM

Arianespace launches Morocco's second earth observation satellite

Arianespace is majority-owned by a joint venture of Airbus and Safran.

22 Nov 2018 10:18 AM


SpaceX's crew rocket set for January test flight

SpaceX and Boeing Co are the two main contractors selected under NASA’s Commercial Crew Program

22 Nov 2018 10:17 AM

Plane with absolutely no moving parts takes flight

MIT engineers described successful flight tests at an indoor campus gymnasium of the unmanned airplane.

22 Nov 2018 10:05 AM

NASA to review workplace safety culture at SpaceX, Boeing

NASA said it would conduct a “cultural assessment study” of the companies, “including the adherence to a drug-free environment.”

21 Nov 2018 10:22 AM

NASA bids final adieu to Kepler Space Telescope

The final set of commands was to disconnect communications with Earth.

20 Nov 2018 11:43 AM

NASA probe beams back image of Jupiter's moon Io

Slightly larger than Earth's moon, Io is the most volcanically active world in the solar system.

19 Nov 2018 2:07 PM


How much does a kilogram weigh?

Since 1889, a kilogram has been defined by a shiny lump of platinum-iridium kept in a special glass case.

19 Nov 2018 9:39 AM

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