to experience the full functionality of mail.com.
Enhanced by Google
July 16, 2015
Claudia Alexander dies; helped lead Galileo space mission
Claudia Alexander, a brilliant, pioneering scientist who helped direct both NASA's Galileo mission to Jupiter and the ...
July 16, 2015
Solar plane pilots: Rapid climb, descent stressed batteries
The pilots of a grounded solar-powered airplane say they put too much stress on the batteries of their aircraft as they were ...
July 15, 2015
Blast at Washington aerospace plant hurls machinery, hurts 5
An explosion rocked an aerospace plant in northeast Washington, toppling large pieces of machinery, lifting an entire floor ...
July 15, 2015
Solar plane suspends journey in Hawaii after battery damage
A team trying to fly a solar-powered plane around the world said Wednesday it is suspending the journey in Hawaii after the ...
July 11, 2015
Solar plane damaged by heat, won't fly again before August
A solar-powered plane has been grounded by damaged batteries for at least a few weeks after completing its record-breaking ...
July 09, 2015
NASA picks 4 astronauts to fly 1st commercial space missions
NASA has selected four veteran astronauts to lead the way back into orbit from U.S. soil. On Thursday, NASA Administrator ...
July 06, 2015
Spacecraft closing in on Pluto hits speed bump, but recovers
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is on track to sweep past Pluto next week despite hitting a "speed bump" that temporarily ...
July 03, 2015
Solar plane lands in Hawaii after record-breaking flight
A plane powered by the sun's rays landed in Hawaii Friday after a record-breaking five-day journey across the Pacific Ocean ...
June 29, 2015
Solar Impulse plane en route to Hawaii from Japan
A solar-powered plane took off from Japan early Monday to attempt a five-day flight over open water to Hawaii, the eighth leg ...
June 23, 2015
Solar plane departure from Japan for Hawaii postponed
A solar-powered plane carrying no fuel has postponed its departure from central Japan for Hawaii due to worse than expected ...
June 18, 2015
Solar plane, ready to go, waiting out weather front in Japan
The pilot of a solar-powered plane that made an unplanned stop in Japan says his aircraft is now ready to fly but must wait ...
June 17, 2015
Europe's Philae comet lander may soon begin experiments
European scientists are confident they'll soon be able to start experiments on the surface of a speeding comet after a ...
June 15, 2015
Earthlings, NASA send toast to Martians: Happy New Year!
Earth to Mars: Happy New Year! That's the sentiment being offered this weekend in Mars, Pennsylvania, as NASA and other space ...
June 09, 2015
NASA: Mars test parachute failed soon after inflating
A parachute inflated during a test of new technology for landing larger spacecraft on Mars, but it then disintegrated ...
June 08, 2015
Parachute fails to inflate during NASA test off Kauai
A parachute failed during a NASA test of new technology for landing larger spacecraft — and eventually astronauts — on Mars, ...
June 04, 2015
Wind damages wing of solar plane sidelined in Japan
A solar-powered plane forced to land in Japan will be stuck on the ground for at least a week after wind gusts damaged one ...
June 01, 2015
Solar Impulse plane lands in Japan to wait out bad weather
A solar-powered plane attempting to circle the globe without a drop of fuel made an unscheduled landing late Monday in Japan ...
May 30, 2015
Solo flight in solar plane sets off on longest leg to Hawaii
A Swiss pilot of a solar plane on Sunday embarked on the longest leg of the first attempt to fly around the world without a ...
May 28, 2015
Major construction at NKorea rocket site, US institute says
Satellite imagery shows significant new construction at North Korea's main rocket launch site in a sign of leader Kim Jong ...
May 21, 2015
Back home on Earth: SpaceX craft returns from space station
A SpaceX Dragon capsule is back on Earth with a full load of cargo, after a quick trip home from the International Space ...