China Plans to Shut Down Coal Plants, SpaceX Launches and Lands, Curiosity Finds Evidence of Water, and More.
2016 space missions included dramatic moments, triumphs and failures, and beginnings and endings, all part of mankind’s quest to explore the final frontier.
NASA and SpaceX have some new competition.
Much of what we take for granted today would astonish the people of the early 20th century. How they would react to motorized prosthetics, the Internet, or a combination phone/camera/computer that fits in your pocket. In that spirit, here’s an infographic of today’s technology as it might have been imagined by the futurists of yesteryear.
The finish line for this century's space race is much farther than the Moon.
Before you sign up on any space missions, you might want to check this out first.
"Landing on Mars is hard. I want to wait this one out."
Curiosity Discovers Boron on the Red Planet, Oil Spills at Standing Rock, Doctors Give the Blind 20/20 Vision, And More.
See what it's like to live on Mars, long before we actually get there.
This considerably extends the potential habitable period of the Red Planet.
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