Not only are we deploying it more slowly than China and others but we’re doing it in a way that will live behind rural Americans.
How much sacrifice in our consumer culture is it worth to save the planet?
Over the weekend, the President took to Twitter and appeared to undercut the NASA policy that he himself endorsed just weeks ago.
For the first time in more than thirty years, NASA is preparing to unveil a program to allow civilians to travel to the International Space Station.
According to one new study, President Trump’s tweets aren’t having the same impact they used to.
A new report indicates that Russian social media trolls are involved in spreading anti-vaccination propaganda in the United States and elsewhere.
Thanks largely to anti-vaccination propaganda, the Centers for Disease Control reports that measles cases in the U.S. are at a level unseen in a quarter century.
President Trump says he wants to see men back on the Moon by 2024, but NASA thinks it’s going to take longer than that.
Earlier this week, SpaceX deployed the first 60 satellites in a network that could result in Internet access from virtually anywhere in the world.
Gone are ‘climate change’ and ‘skeptic.’ In are ‘global heating’ and ‘denier.’
This could be a very big deal – unless it isn’t.
A Virginia Judge has ruled that automated license plate collection systems violate state law.
Yesterday, Microsoft became the third American company to reach $1 trillion in market value.
Some vaccines lose effectiveness more quickly–and others last much longer—than previously understood.
As Democrats at the state level seek to limit the ability of parents to decline to vaccinate their children. they are facing resistance from Republican colleagues.
History’s first all-female spacewalk was thwarted by a lack of smaller suits.
Mandatory vaccination laws raise personal liberty issues that ought to be taken seriously, but in the end, public health concerns weigh heavily in favor of laws mandating vaccination.
It’s that time of year again, and once again people are asking if it isn’t time to drop the whole ritual of changing time every six months altogether.
The response to the latest outbreak of the Ebola Virus has both succeeded and failed in several response.
The first test flight of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon appears to have been an all-around success.
A decade-long study once again establishes that there is no link between childhood vaccination and autism.
Measles cases in the United States are surging thanks to the lies spread by the anti-vaccination movement.
A successful launch for SpaceX and NASA and a successful beginning to the return of American manned spaceflight.
Early tomorrow morning, NASA and SpaceX will be testing a crucial part of America’s return to manned space flight.
Kevin Drum uses some clever sleight-of-hand to demonstrate a hard truth about the human condition.
Is 50 percent too high a take? Or the best deal in town?
Using new radio telescopes, scientists have discovered mysterious new radio bursts that originated from deep in the universe long before life began on Earth.
China has landed a probe on the far side of the Moon, the latest step forward in an aggressive Chinese push into space.
Three and a half years after its flyby of Pluto, the New Horizons spacecraft has reached the furthest distant object ever visited by a man-made craft.
Fifty years ago tonight, one of the most iconic photos in history was taken.
One of the strongest climate regulations in the country is almost certainly unconstitutional.
Even as its leader continues to deny the reality of Global Climate Change, the Trump Administration has released an utterly devastating report on the impact of such change over the course of the coming decades.
Science can’t precisely locate gender but it’s neither fully biological nor fully genetic.
Measles cases are on the rise in Europe due to the fact that, despite all the evidence to the contrary, people still believe the lies of the anti-vaccination movement.
Another example of just how imperfect our system of justice can be.
A Soyuz mission sending two men to the International Space Station was forced to abort shortly after launch. Fortunately, the American and Russian on board returned safely to Earth.
A new study concludes that the total death toll from Hurricane Maria was vastly higher than previously reported.
As much as we hate paying $200 a month for television, the future is likely going to be worse.
The 34-year-old Facebook tycoon is now worth more than 87-year-old Warren Buffet.
Federal law protects internet companies from liability for statements written by others.