Nasa astronauts depart ISS en route to first splashdown return in 45 years
Two Nasa astronauts will make the first splashdown return in 45 years afterSpaceX’s astronaut carrier the Crew Dragon successfully undocked from theInternational Space Station (ISS) and began its journey back to Earth, SpaceXsaid.
Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley made history on May 30 when theybecame the first people to launch into low-Earth orbit on a commercialspacecraft that was built by SpaceX.
Their mission, named Demo-2, also markedthe first time Nasa launched astronauts from US soil in nine years.
Hawaiian bobtail squid, raised at the University of Hawaii’s Kewalo Marine Laboratory were carried to the International Space Station, earlier this month on a SpaceX resupply mission.
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A snake-like robot has been developed that can burrow through sand or loose soil. Researchers at UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) & Georgia Institute of Technology have taken their cues from plants & animals that have evolved to navigate subterranean spaces. They say they have "developed a fast, controllable soft robot that can burrow through sand.” The team is working on a project with NASA to develop Burrowing for the moon or even more distant bodies, like enceladus, a moon of Jupiter.
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Amazon's billionaire founder Jeff Bezos said on Monday he and his brother Mark will be among the first humans to fly on the first crewed space flight from his rocket company Blue Origin next month. Conway G. Gittens has more.
SpaceX launched its Falcon 9 rocket into polar orbit from the East Coast for the first time. Soaring at speeds of over 3,700 mph, the camera strapped to the side of the rocket gives an impressive perspective.
Canadian company Geometric Energy Corporation has announced that it will lead a mission on the moon in 2022. Elon Musk's SpaceX will launch a satellite and for the very first time, this is entirely funded with the cryptocurrency Dogecoin.
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