March 24, 2019

Iran sends Monkey to Space and back – US not so sure

The United States has expressed doubt about Iran's claim that it safely returned a monkey from space, saying it is questionable that the monkey survived - or if the flight happened at all. State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland said a lot of questions remained "about whether the monkey that … [Read more...]

‘Skylon’ space plane set to replace Space Shuttles

With the era of the Space Shuttles coming to an end this year, United Kingdom designers Reaction Engines Ltd are working on a revolutionary space plane to fill the void for short range space travel. NASA's space shuttle Discovery has just completed its final mission, and Endeavour and Atlantis … [Read more...]