Aerospace

The future of space launches: a giant spinning arm in a vacuum 
The world’s biggest industrial robot lasers off airplane paint
New thruster tech that vaporizes metal could help clean up space
“Pulverize It”: The plan to slice and dice space rocks
Air Force gunship will be equipped with anti-drone lasers
William Shatner has boldly gone to space with Blue Origin
Science fiction doesn’t predict the future. It inspires it.
Spacecraft tech turns moon dust into “near-instant” landing pads
Europe backs “space factory” set for 2022 launch
Astronaut to break NASA’s record for longest time in space