Good weather predicted for Cape Canaveral’s first launch of 2020

File photo of a Falcon 9 rocket at Cape Canaveral’s Complex 40 launch pad. Credit: Stephen Clark/Spaceflight Now Forecasters predict near-ideal weather conditions Monday night for the first launch at Cape Canaveral this year, when SpaceX plans to send another 60 Starlink broadband satellites into orbit atop a Falcon 9 rocket. The 60 small satellites…

Astrophysicist Says He Knows How to Build a Time Machine

Astrophysicist Ron Mallett believes he’s found a way to travel back in time — theoretically.The tenured University of Connecticut physics professor recently told CNN that he’s written a scientific equation that could serve as the foundation for an actual time machine. He’s even built a prototype device to illustrate a key component of his theory…

Smaller but Still Deadly: New Insights Into the Life of Teenage T. Rex

A Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton on display at Washington Pavilion’s Kirby Science Discovery Center in Sioux Falls, San Diego. Image: APTyrannosaurus rex was among the most fearsome carnivores to have ever lived, but this killer still had to endure an adolescent phase. Far from being awkward, however, these teenage titans managed to pack a tremendous punch…

NASA astronaut on the ISS snaps a stunning image of the glittering lights on Earth

Space may be referred to as a cold, dark place, but a new image captured by a NASA astronaut aboard the International Space Station suggests otherwise.A photograph shows numerous starts glittering above Earth’s atmosphere, which is also glowing a bright green – revealing just how stunning the darkness can be.The craft was orbiting 260 miles…