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Dec 3, 2015 03:20 PM ET // Irene Klotz
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.
Dec 2, 2015 11:15 AM ET
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.
Nov 4, 2015 10:41 AM ET // Irene Klotz
The 67-foot tall Super Strypi rocket began falling from the sky less than a minute after launch.
Oct 26, 2015 01:47 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
A new satellite concept, even smaller than Cubesats, is planned to be affordable to all. And they're launching in February.
Oct 9, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Check out where 'The Martian's' Mark Watney was moving around in the fictional tale, using real photographs of Mars.
Sep 16, 2015 06:50 AM ET // Jason Major
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.
Sep 1, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
Images from orbit capture the wide range of urban development on the planet.
Aug 18, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell
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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