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NASA’s Artemis 1 megarocket rolls back to launch pad for moon mission

NASA's Artemis 1 moon rocket headed back to the launch pad Tuesday night (Aug. 19) to take a step closer to a landmark lunar...

American Airlines orders 20 Boom Supersonic passenger jets

American Airlines has agreed to buy 20 Boom Supersonic Overture passenger jets, which are expected to carry passengers at twice the speeds of conventional...

Supermassive black hole pair nearest Earth is locked in a violent cosmic dance

Astronomers have photographed a violent cosmic dance that began between two galaxies a billion years ago, pulling them into a collision that birthed a...

Asteroid Ryugu contains dust older than the solar system

Ancient grains of dust that are older than the solar system itself have been found in samples from asteroid Ryugu brought to Earth by...

NASA’s Artemis 1 moon mission will carry the world’s 1st deep-space biology experiment

NASA's next rocket launch will have a few hitchhikers onboard. When the Artemis 1 mission launches, currently scheduled for Aug. 29, the new Space Launch...

Atlantic hurricane seasons are running ahead of schedule

Hurricane season in the Atlantic is arriving ahead of schedule as the oceans warm, a new study finds. Big storms in the North Atlantic...

China’s X-ray observatory detects strongest magnetic field ever recorded

A Chinese X-ray telescope has detected the strongest-ever magnetic field recorded by making observations of a rapidly-spinning neutron star, or magnetar.Insight, also known as...

Meteorites that reach the ground come from asteroids’ backsides

Our planet is under constant attack.Every day, Earth is bombarded with about 48.5 tons (44 tonnes) of space rocks, dirt, and debris, according to...

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