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Space weather could cripple electric grid

This 19 August, 2004 NASA Solar and Heliospheric Administration image shows a solar flare(R) erupting from giant sunspot 649. (HO/AFP/Getty Images) magnetosphere, they triggered a fierce geomagnetic storm that lit up the sky and frazzled communication …

US drone lands on carrier deck in historic flight

Aboard Uss George H.W. Bush (AFP) July 11, 2013

A bat-winged drone touched down smoothly on the deck of a US aircraft carrier on Wednesday, marking a historic milestone for robotic flight.

The US Navy’s X-47B floated down toward the carrier USS G…

Missile plan to go ahead despite test failure: US

Washington (AFP) July 09, 2013

The US military will go ahead with the deployment of a missile defense system in Alaska despite the recent test failure of an interceptor missile, officials said Tuesday.

Pentagon spokesman George Little said the u…

NASA’s next Mars rover will advance hunt for past life

Washington (AFP) July 09, 2013

The next robotic rover to explore Mars in 2020 should scour the surface of the red planet more closely than ever for signs of past life, a NASA science team said Tuesday.

The US space agency’s science definition te…

Japan to launch satellites to monitor oceans

Tokyo (AFP) July 07, 2013

Japan is planning to launch satellites to monitor the world’s oceans, a report said Sunday, as Chinese government ships plied waters around islands controlled by Tokyo and claimed by Beijing.

The Cabinet office plans to …

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