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- SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches 50 satellites to orbit for Starlink megaconstellation, BlackSkyon December 3, 2021 at 12:27 am
There were 48 Starlink satellites on board, plus two Earth observation satellites for BlackSky Global.
- Total solar eclipse 2021: When, where and how to see it on Dec. 4on December 2, 2021 at 10:05 pm
Antarctica will see nearly two minutes of totality at most, with surrounding regions getting a partial view.
- Rocket launch tonight! Watch SpaceX launch 50 satellites, including Starlink and BlackSkyon December 2, 2021 at 9:33 pm
SpaceX will launch a new Starlink mission at 6:12 p.m. EST (2312 GMT).
- The bright Comet Leonard will pass a brilliant star cluster tonight and you can watch it live hereon December 2, 2021 at 9:29 pm
A live webcast will track a newly found bright Comet Leonard star cluster in the Earth's sky and you can watch it live.
- Newfound rocky exoplanet has a year less than 8 hours longon December 2, 2021 at 9:19 pm
A newfound alien world could shed some light on one of the darkest and strangest corners of the exoplanet family tree.
- How to Not Melt Down Over Our Warming Planet
- David Attenborough’s Unending Mission to Save Our Planet
- This Is What It Will Take to End Deforestation by 2030
- The US National Space Council Is Back and Focused on Security
- This Drone Uses Piercing Talons to Perch—or Snatch Things
- 18 Hours of Omicron Chaos at Schiphol Airport
- How Science Will Solve the Omicron Variant’s Mysteries
- More Companies Offer Fertility Benefits. It’s Only the Beginning
- Welcome to the (Synthetic) Meatspace
- Think Climate Change Is Messy? Wait Until Geoengineering
- An AI Finds Superbug-Killing Potential in Human Proteins
- Meet the Cyberpunk Albatrosses Scanning for Secret Explosions
- Your Brain Is an Energy-Efficient 'Prediction Machine'
- Hints of New Life in the Shadows of Venezuela's Last Glacier
- Will Nathan Drake Make This Jump in the Uncharted Trailer?
- What The Matrix Got Wrong About Cities of the Future
- The Most Efficient Way to Debug the Simulation
- The Watch That Made Everything Now
- My Music App Knows Me Way Too Well. Am I Stuck in a Groove?
- Looking for Alien Life? Seek Out Alien Tech
- Curb Your Food Tech Enthusiasm
- Why Is It So Hard to Believe In Other People’s Pain?
- Now Isn’t the Time to Give Users Control of Their Data
- Fungi Could Be the Downfall of Humanity
- What Are You Going to Tweet After You Die?
- The Future of Digital Assistants Is Queer
- Humans Are On Track to Export Our Environmental Woes to Space
- Patient Testimonials Are Unethical And Should Be Banned
- How Apps Commandeered the Age-Old Idea of Takeout
- India's New Rules for Map Data Betray Its Small Farmers
My daughter Izzy is entering the 'Commonwealth Day Service' Competition, to take part in the service at Westminster Abbey on 9th March 2020, London, UK. The school children will get to meet members of the Royal Family if they/she win. The challenge is to write a...
Launch postponed until 6:35 pm, Thursday 11 April. Window opens at 6:35 pm EDT, closes 8:31 pm