Russia has launched a satellite that may be capable of chasing down other orbiting spacecraft, following similar trials carried out by the United States and China this year, observers say.
ARTICLE AT GlobalSecurity.org
[...] before the 38-year-old engineer climbed aboard a Russian Soyuz rocket, Russian reporters asked if she was taking up makeup and wondered how she would wear her hair during her six-month ...
ARTICLE AT San Antonio Express-News
(Phys.org) —NASA's Swift spacecraft lifted off aboard a Boeing Delta II rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., beginning its mission to study gamma-ray bursts and identify ...
ARTICLE AT PhysOrg.com
This past November 12, the European Space Agency's Philae probe made history when it landed on the surface of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. Over the following few days, photos documenting ...
ARTICLE AT Softpedia