Great white sharks (Carcharodon carcharias) have been in the news a lot lately. From scientific research pointing the finger at them for the demise of the famous Megalodon to great whites disappearing themselves in parts of South Africa, one just can’t seem to escape them. A great white shark captured in Guadalupe Island, Mexico.Getty Urban
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BURBAN, CALIFORNIA – Virgin Galactic plans to conduct a fifth test flight Feb. 20 of its suborbital spaceplane SpaceShipTwo. Weather permitting, Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShip Two VSS Unity will takeoff from the Mojave Air and Space Port around 7 a.m. local time (10 a.m. Eastern time). Test flight pilots will experience “a fantastic view at apogee”
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Stonehenge complex at unesco world heritage site near Salisbury in England. Summer holidays destination in the UK, Europe. Green countryside landscape with blue sky on a summer day in Great Britain.Getty In the heart of England’s Salisbury plain stand the ancient pillars of rock that comprise Stonehenge, one of the world’s best-known archaeological monuments. With
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Multiyear investment begins with 18-month contract worth few million pounds. WASHINGTON — The U.K. Space Agency announced Feb. 18 it is providing 18 million pounds ($23.3 million) to satellite broadband startup OneWeb through the agency’s participation in the 22-nation European Space Agency. The U.K. is the first of six ESA member states plus Canada to
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Unsplashunsplash I attended a TEDx event recently, where there were as many women as men, sharing not only the platform but also amongst the student community, bringing that unique energy with them. I was feeling extremely optimistic about the world. The thought that we would be ‘celebrating’ International Women’s Day soon, marking the progress that
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A solicitation was issued by the office of Mike Griffin, undersecretary of defense for research and engineering, inviting contractors to submit ideas for a “Time-Sensitive Target Mission Payloads Demonstration.” WASHINGTON — The Pentagon announced it will start a new research project to figure out how to use sensors in space to shorten the timeline for
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