NASA's Tess spacecraft embarks on quest to find new planets   

NASA's Tess spacecraft embarks on quest to find new planets  

NASA's Tess spacecraft embarked Wednesday on a quest to find new worlds around neighboring stars that could support life.

 
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NASA's Tess spacecraft embarks on quest to find new planets  

NASA's Tess spacecraft embarked Wednesday on a quest to find new worlds around neighboring stars that could support life.

Launch delay for NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft

Cape Canaveral, Apr 17 (AP/UNB) — NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft will have to wait another couple of days before lifting off.

NASA Tess spacecraft to prowl for planets as galactic scout

Cape Canaveral, Apr 12 (AP/UNB) — Look up at the sky tonight. Every star you see — plus hundreds of thousands, even millions more — will come under...

Launching of Bangabandhu-1 now May 4

Dhaka, Apr 11 (UNB) – After a couple of rescheduling, Bangladesh’s first commercial satellite Bangabandhu-1 will be flying to space on May 4.

Scientists harvest 1st vegetables in Antarctic greenhouse

Berlin,  Apr 6 (AP/UNB) — Scientists in Antarctica have harvested their first crop of vegetables grown without earth, daylight or pesticides as part of a project designed to...

SpaceX launches used supply ship on used rocket for NASA  

Cape Canaveral, Apr 3 (AP/UNB) — SpaceX has launched a used supply ship on a used rocket to the International Space Station.

China space lab mostly burns up on re-entry in south Pacific

Beijing, Apr 2 (AP/UNB)— Chinese space authorities say the defunct Tiangong 1 space station mostly burned up on re-entry into the atmosphere over the central South Pacific.

Bangabandhu-1 leaves space center for testing Thursday

Dhaka, Mar 28 (UNB) – The Bangabandhu satellite-1, the first geostationary communications satellite of Bangladesh, is scheduled to leave the manufacturing station in France on Thursday...

Uber gives up autonomous vehicle testing rights in Calif.

Detroit, Mar 28 (AP/UNB) — Uber has decided to stop testing autonomous vehicles on California public roads by letting its state permit expire on Saturday...

Self-taught rocket scientist blasts off into California sky

Los Angeles, Mar 25 (AP/UNB) — He finally went up — just like the self-taught rocket scientist always pledged he would.

 
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NASA's Tess spacecraft embarks on quest to find new planets  

NASA's Tess spacecraft embarked Wednesday on a quest to find new worlds around neighboring stars that could support life.

Launch delay for NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft

Cape Canaveral, Apr 17 (AP/UNB) — NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft will have to wait another couple of days before lifting off.