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Watch Scarlett Johansson fake a moon landing in new ‘Fly Me To The Moon’ trailer (video)

Submit on Monday, June 24th, 2024 23:11

A final trailer for Apple Original Films’ comedy, “Fly Me To The Moon” which premiers in theaters on July 12.

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How long would it take to reach Planet 9, if we ever find it?

Submit on Monday, June 24th, 2024 22:11

Some experts believe that the solar system’s hypothetical ninth planet could be just a few years away from being discovered. If this is the case, how long would it take for humans to send probes to the elusive world?

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SpaceX launches Starlink missions in spaceflight doubleheader (video, photos)

Submit on Monday, June 24th, 2024 21:11

SpaceX launched two batches of its Starlink internet satellites on Sunday (June 23), sending them aloft from Florida and California.

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NASA cancels ISS spacewalk due to spacesuit coolant leak

Submit on Monday, June 24th, 2024 21:11

Two NASA astronauts stopped their International Space Station spacewalk today (June 24) after a spacesuit coolant leak. The astronauts were still in the hatch when it happened.

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Neutron star collisions could briefly trap a bunch of cosmic ghosts

Submit on Monday, June 24th, 2024 20:12

Neutron stars smashing together may create and trap ghost particles called neutrinos, and this discovery could help us better understand how elements like gold are forged.

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Could we launch resources from the moon with electromagnetic railguns?

Submit on Monday, June 24th, 2024 19:11

Electromagnetic launches of material from the lunar surface can be more efficient than conventional rocket launches that rely on chemical fuels sent from Earth. But are they feasible?

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Will Boeing Starliner issues delay its 1st long-duration astronaut flight? It’s too soon to tell.

Submit on Monday, June 24th, 2024 17:11

All issues encountered during the first astronaut mission of Boeing’s Starliner capsule must be addressed before the vehicle is certified for long-duration crewed flights.

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Planet Nine: Is the search for this elusive world nearly over?

Submit on Sunday, June 23rd, 2024 22:11

Astronomers have been scouring the outer solar system for signs of a hypothetical ninth planet for almost a decade, without success. However, we may finally be on the cusp of finding it, experts say.

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