For the first time, NASA scientists have detected light tied to a gravitational-wave event, thanks to two merging neutron stars in the galaxy NGC 4993, located about 130 million light-years from Earth in the constellation Hydra.
SpaceX successfully launched its Falcon 9 rocket on Monday, August 14, for a resupply mission to the International Space Station. The Dragon cargo module carried more than 6,400 pounds of research equipment, cargo and supplies including "experiments seeking a better understanding of Parkinson’s disease and the origin of cosmic rays."
For most viewers, the Aug. 21, 2017, total solar eclipse will last less than two and half minutes. But for one team of NASA-funded scientists, the eclipse will last over seven minutes. Their secret? Following the shadow of the Moon in two retrofitted WB-57F jet planes.
The Airlander 10 hybrid airship took its maiden flight over Bedfordshire, England, on Wednesday night. The helium-filled craft was a project first being developed by the U.S. government before it was shutdown and later resurrected by the British firm Hybrid Air Vehicles.
Sprint employees, all 27,000 of them, are in line to collect a windfall of 50 million Sprint shares, currently worth $411.5 million. Originally an incentive to help with the company’s turnaround, the payoff has been triggered by a climb in Sprint’s stock. This video was originally published July 6, 2017.
Although Google Glass never really became a hit with consumers, it has found a purpose in adaptive technology for the blind. When connected through an app to an agent in a different part of the country who can "see" for him through the smart glasses, Paul
Five senior executives could collect a combined $223.8 million after a change in control of Sprint, such as a merger with T-Mobile. Video and images of Sprint executives by Sprint. Other images by The Associated Press and Bloomberg News.