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The X-Rays Thought to Prove What Makes Up Dark Matter Don’t, In Fact, Prove the Connection

Despite knowing dark matter is out there, astrophysicists are still missing one critical detail. “We know where it is and how much of...

VIDEO: The Sun: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Hot

You know, for how often we see the sun, there’s an awful lot we don’t know about it.I mean, we know it’s powered...

Pearl Jam rocks ‘Space Invaders’-style game ‘Quick Escape’

Legendary grunge rockers Pearl Jam have delivered a free throwback "Space Invaders"-style game to promote the song "Quick Escape" from their new album...

SpaceX encounters problem just before Crew Dragon parachute test

SpaceX just experienced a hiccup in the lead-up to its first crewed flight.  The California-based company hauled a test article of its Crew...

Welders wanted: SpaceX is hiring to ramp up production of stainless steel Starship

The coronavirus pandemic isn't shrinking every part of the job market.For example, SpaceX is looking to hire lots of folks to help ramp...

UFO ‘invasion’ of NATO war games revealed in ‘Project Blue Book’ season finale

When a massive international war-games exercise known as Operation Mainbrace convened in the North Sea in 1952, it brought together 80,000 military personnel,...

8 European spacecraft put in hibernation amid virus lockdown

The European Space Agency said Tuesday that it is putting eight of its spacecraft into hibernation as it scales...

ESA Science & Technology – ESA scales down science mission operations amid pandemic

The inner Solar System. Credit: ESA/ATG medialab The new adjustments require temporarily stopping instrument operation and data gathering on four Solar System...

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Machine learning puts a new spin on spin models

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NASA picks SpaceX to fly cargo to moon-orbiting Gateway space station

SpaceX cargo craft will soon reach much farther out into the final frontier, if all goes according to plan.The California-based company already flies...

How Shark-Toothed Dinosaurs Came to Rule the World

For years, paleontologists and dinosaur aficionados alike have debated what is the largest land-dwelling carnivore of all time. In the one corner, there’s...

Soap, Duration and Water Temperature: What Matters and What Doesn’t When It Comes to Good Hand-Washing

In the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, our best weapon is proper hand-washing.The novel coronavirus (known more formally as SARS-CoV-2) that is responsible...