A pioneering satellite is on its way to an orbital perch 930,000 miles away from Earth to test a new technique for detecting elusive ripples in space and time known as gravitational waves.
You know how neat it feels when you just ask your phone how to get someplace and it TELLS you, right down to the front door? DNews peeks behind the curtain of the global positioning system to show you how the magic happens.
The 67-foot tall Super Strypi rocket began falling from the sky less than a minute after launch.
A new satellite concept, even smaller than Cubesats, is planned to be affordable to all. And they're launching in February.
Check out where 'The Martian's' Mark Watney was moving around in the fictional tale, using real photographs of Mars.
The wake of a ship slices into the eye of an algal maelstrom in this image, acquired by ESA's Sentinel-2A satellite on Aug. 7, 2015.
Images from orbit capture the wide range of urban development on the planet.
Two shipments of Dove satellites never made it to orbit in recent months, but the company says it hasn't been unduly slowed down in its quest to map the world.
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