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    Chinese rocket segment disintegrates over Indian Ocean

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 10:26am on May 09, 2021

    A large segment of a Chinese rocket re-entered the Earth’s atmosphere and disintegrated over the Indian Ocean on Sunday, the Chinese space agency said, following fevered speculation over where the 18-tonne object would come down...

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    Chinese rocket to re-enter Earth around 2300 GMT Saturday

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing, China | Updated at 12:01pm on May 08, 2021

    A large segment of a Chinese rocket is expected to make an uncontrolled re-entry into the Earth’s atmosphere on the weekend, but Beijing has downplayed fears and said there is a very low risk of any damage.

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    SpaceX capsule leaves station for Earth with 4 astronauts

    Associated Press/ UNB . Cape Canaveral | Updated at 10:37am on May 02, 2021

    A SpaceX capsule carrying four astronauts departed the International Space Station late Saturday, aiming for a rare night-time splashdown to end the company’s second crew flight...

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    Apollo 11 pilot Michael Collins dies of cancer

    Associated Press/UNB | Updated at 09:20am on April 29, 2021

    Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins, who orbited the moon alone while Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin made their historic first steps on the lunar surface, died Wednesday. He was 90...

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    China launch first module of Heavenly Palace space station

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:24pm on April 29, 2021

    China launched the first module of its ‘Heavenly Palace’ space station on Thursday, a milestone in Beijing’s ambitious plan to establish a permanent human presence in space...

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    Mars helicopter ends 3rd flight

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:12pm on April 26, 2021

    NASA’s mini helicopter Ingenuity on Sunday successfully completed its third flight on Mars, moving farther and faster than ever before, with a peak speed of 6.6 feet per second. After two initial flights during which the craft hovered above...

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    Perseverance makes breathable oxygen on Mars

    New Age Desk | Updated at 09:34pm on April 22, 2021

    An instrument on NASA’S Perseverance rover on Mars has made oxygen from the planet’s carbon dioxide atmosphere. It’s the second successful technology demonstration on the...

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    NASA flies helicopter on Mars

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 06:57pm on April 19, 2021

    NASA successfully flew the Ingenuity helicopter on Mars on Monday, according to data and images sent back to Earth. ‘Altimeter data confirms that Ingenuity has...