A frightening new class of super-fast missiles that fly at hypersonic speeds are set to redefine the landscape of global warfare. Why are these new hypersonic missiles creating such fear and unease around the world? Continue reading
Asteroid impact poses a real risk to life on Earth, with the lack of recent collisions being simply blind luck.
War in space may sound like sci-fi, or at the very least defunct Reagan-era initiatives. So what exactly is the U.S. military space program?
Space junk consists of over 500,000 objects surrounding the globe in low earth orbit. This threatens spacecraft and vital satellites, NASA says.
Space mining has long been a staple of sci-fi stories. Soon, however, it could be a very real possibility.
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Historic moments in space come once in a blue moon, though literally they occur less often.
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Some of the most radical technology hits outer space before being popularized on Earth — so it makes sense that astronauts are set to don some of the most useful and interesting “space wearable” technology we’ve seen.
photo by ITU pictures via Flickr6 May,2015