Blast! Space travel leaves you taller… but at risk of suffering chronic back pain, study shows

Blast! Space travel leaves you taller… but at risk of suffering chronic back pain, study shows New research has shown that astronauts can grow up to three inches in space The weightlessness in space causes growth by straightening the spine Study also suggested that 52 per cent of those who go to space have back … Read more

How SpaceX will blast the first space factory into orbit | Life

The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled to carry the first industrial factory into space. — AFP pic TORRANCE (US), Oct 23 — A space research company called Varda Space wants to become the first to build a manufacturing facility in space. The firm is set to partner with SpaceX to accomplish this unlikely challenge, … Read more

Lunar Landers Could Blast Deposit Instant Landing Pads as They Arrive at the Moon

Artist depiction of a lunar lander utilizes the FAST landing pad deposition technology. Credit: Masten Space Systems Space exploration requires all kinds of interesting solutions to complex problems. There is a branch of NASA designed to support the innovators trying to solve those problems – the Institute for Advanced Concepts (NIAC). They occasionally hand out … Read more

William Shatner: Star Trek actor, 90, to blast off into space next week | Science & Tech News

After decades playing Captain Kirk in Star Trek, it’s William Shatner’s turn to boldly go where no man has gone before. In a classic case of life imitating art, the legendary actor is going to be beamed into space on a mission next Tuesday. The 90-year-old will become the oldest person to ever go into … Read more

Virgin Orbit will try again to blast LauncherOne to space before Christmas

A Virgin Orbit LauncherOne rocket mated to the modified 747 Cosmic Girl. Virgin Orbit Richard Branson is hoping to kick off the holiday season by shooting a rocket to space from midair later this month. The Virgin founder’s space launch subsidiary, Virgin Orbit, has announced the launch window for its latest demonstration mission and still … Read more

Transfer market closed: Mega blast at the change final – Bundesliga

End, over, over! The Bundesliga transfer market has been closed since 6 p.m. on Tuesday evening (in Spain and England only at midnight). The transfer hammer on Deadline Day: Jérôme Boateng (32) finally has a new job! The world champion and ex-Bayern star is about to move to Lyon. Flew to France on Tuesday and … Read more

Comet Atlas May Have Been a Blast From the Past

This pair of Hubble Space Telescope images of comet C/2019 Y4 (ATLAS), taken on April 20 and April 23, 2020, reveal the breakup of the solid nucleus of the comet. Hubble photos identify as many as 30 separate fragments. The comet was approximately 91 million miles from Earth when the images were taken. The comet … Read more

Billionaires Jeff Bezos And Richard Branson Blast Off To Space! Kids News Article

Jeff Bezos and Richard Branson are competing to be the first to offer commercial space travel (Credit: Blue Origin) Blue Origin’s Jeff Bezos and Virgin Galactic’s Richard Branson have dreamed of going to space since childhood. The billionaires have also been competing to become the first to launch commercial space travel. In July 2021, the … Read more