T-Minus: Starship’s big flight, an alien-hunter’s gift, and more
Freethink’s weekly countdown of the biggest space news, featuring Starship’s second test flight, a new “dark mysteries” telescope, and more.
Elon Musk’s SpaceX Starship enters space for the first time
SpaceX’s Starship — the world’s biggest rocket — reached space on its second attempt, but the test wasn’t a complete success.
Amazon’s satellites ace first tests in space
Amazon’s Project Kuiper prototypes have aced their first tests in space, putting the company a major step closer to competing with Starlink.
SpinLaunch will hurl payloads into orbit, cutting the cost of launch by 20x
NASA is spending $850,000 to make a bag for space trash
“Ghostly” neutrinos help us see our Milky Way as never before
NASA’s next-gen X-ray observatory is ready for launch (Updated)
New moon map reveals structures hidden beneath the lunar surface
India makes history by landing on the lunar south pole
Why aliens are likely to be AI
5 revolutionary cosmic ideas that turned out to be wrong
NASA is sending a team of autonomous robots to the moon