Articles | Air & Space Magazine feed for ArticlesenThu, 27 Jul 2017 16:00:00 +0000Ashes and Water new findings about lunar water, it still makes sense to mine ice at the poles.Thu, 27 Jul 2017 16:00:00 +0000Anti-Drone Technology Could Become a Billion-Dollar Business for drone countermeasures is growing rapidly.Wed, 26 Jul 2017 18:11:41 +0000Dogfighting Over “Dunkirk” Nolan’s new World War II epic contains some of the most thrilling aerial engagements ever staged.Fri, 21 Jul 2017 19:00:50 +0000How to Be a Two-Minute Scientist on Eclipse Day the first total eclipse over the U.S. since smartphones became ubiquitous, amateur researchers will be participating along with the pros.Fri, 21 Jul 2017 17:47:34 +0000Eclipse 2017 Fri, 21 Jul 2017 17:41:41 +0000Cracking an Alien’s Genetic Code DNA—or its extraterrestrial equivalent—may be critical technology for future missions to Mars and the moons of the outer Solar System.Thu, 20 Jul 2017 20:00:00 +0000Into the Danger Zone, Tied to a Balloon you’re about to send someone on a solo ride to the stratosphere, you work through problems and put your faith in the math.Thu, 20 Jul 2017 13:23:26 +0000The Unfriendly Skies air travel horror stories in the news almost daily, your smartphone may be the most important piece of travel gear you own.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 17:33:49 +0000The Master of Air-to-Air Photography Tokunaga’s unparalleled images of airplanes in flight.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 17:01:45 +0000Art From the WWI Trenches Scenes from the Great War come to life a century after the Armistice.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:19:51 +0000Bronx Airport? Denied! the 1920s, it was still up for grabs which borough would get New York city’s airfield.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:18:37 +0000Birth of the Cobra Folse proved that a helicopter could fly and shoot at the same time.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:18:21 +0000Would You Fly on an Airliner Without a Pilot? show that with technology available today, you could.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:18:01 +0000Earth, Clean Up Your Trash! talks about the orbital debris problem. Europe’s Clean Space program intends to do something about it.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:17:43 +0000Apollo 8: A Journey Into Deep Waters thrilling story of the first mission to the moon.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:17:27 +0000A Bike Ride Through Wright Brothers Territory it all started with a bicycle shop in Ohio.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:17:12 +0000Quiet Nights in Tunisia diary from WW2 shows how one soldier described his chaotic days in a way to keep himself sane.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:16:52 +0000Jill Tarter Believes have company in the universe, and we should find it.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:16:32 +0000Tiny Towns Shine Under the Eclipse Glendo, Wyoming is preparing for its moment in darkness.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:16:20 +0000Fly Along on a Border Patrol meet the pilots fighting illegal immigration.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:16:09 +0000Landscape With Airplanes view from 18,000 feet. Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:15:53 +0000The West’s Best Restorations at the California Capital Airshow Sacramento this September, the show’s on the ground as well as in the air.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:15:12 +0000If You Crash a Drone, You Might Land Yourself in Jail story behind a recent landmark conviction.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:15:00 +0000The Only Jet Fighter Ever to Shoot Down a Satellite Pearson’s F-15 scored a hit in orbit in 1985.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 14:18:03 +0000Strong Stuff students are designing materials tough enough to land on another planet.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 14:10:58 +0000Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic Rudser, STS Aviation Services, Orlando International Airport, Florida.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 14:04:54 +0000Crossing the Atlantic in a Mustang, With Mr. Conservative in the Pilot’s Seat when you’re the world’s best, it pays to be prepared.Fri, 14 Jul 2017 18:32:47 +0000The Search for Extraterrestrial Artifacts research is picking up on the other side of the Atlantic.Thu, 13 Jul 2017 19:30:54 +0000These Dragonflies Are Steerable, Thanks to Bio-Engineering insects wearing saddles. Sure, why not?Wed, 12 Jul 2017 16:00:00 +0000Handling Charge fate awaits the fool who messes with an aeronautical icon? Wed, 12 Jul 2017 14:21:37 +0000Nothing to Sneeze At dust can be a problem for human explorers.Wed, 12 Jul 2017 14:00:00 +0000A Toxic Cocktail on the Surface of Mars experiments on Earth may affect how we search for life on the Red Planet.Thu, 06 Jul 2017 15:00:01 +0000Electronic Music Duo Looks to NASA’s Past for Inspiration keyboardist, art historian team up to revisit the early space age.Wed, 05 Jul 2017 19:00:00 +0000Most Mass Extinctions Have Been Due to Global Warming the next one be caused by humans rather than volcanoes?Mon, 03 Jul 2017 16:54:27 +0000The Open Gate B-57 crew had repeated this nuclear alert drill dozens of times. But today was different.Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:51:30 +0000The SR-71 Was Close to Perfect member of the Blackbirds' ground crew looks back on the airplane's flight-test beginnings.Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:57:26 +0000These Companies Want to Revolutionize Trash Day on the Space Station the nearest dumpster is 250 miles away, recycling becomes a necessity.Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:00:00 +0000Flap Like a Dragonfly makes drones better.Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:30:35 +0000Vampires and Gnats: When Airplanes Do (or Don’t) Fit Their Names and the creatures that inspired them.Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:00:00 +0000How Syrian No-Fly Zones Could Lead to the First Drone-vs-Drone War it comes to UAVs in contested airspace, we’re in uncharted territory.Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:48:31 +0000Eagle Eyes for Flying Robots drones better includes improving their vision.Tue, 20 Jun 2017 20:30:17 +0000Old Men, Older Airplanes fine Air Force tradition, a retiring buddy makes his “fini flight.”Mon, 19 Jun 2017 15:00:36 +0000The Wow! Controversy and Decoding Alien Messages you be able to decipher an extraterrestrial broadcast?Thu, 15 Jun 2017 17:00:11 +0000China’s Journey to the Lunar Far Side: A Missed Opportunity? details about China’s Chang’E-4 mission suggest there might be a better place to land.Wed, 14 Jun 2017 15:30:00 +0000Could Drones Shoot Down ICBMs? Missile Defense Agency meets Reapers, and likes what it sees.Tue, 13 Jun 2017 13:45:45 +0000Forty Years Later, SETI’s Famous Wow! Signal May Have an Explanation the controversy continues.Thu, 08 Jun 2017 19:45:05 +0000<i>Aircraft Carrier</i> Opens at IMAX Theaters new big-screen film proves that life aboard a carrier is one wild ride.Wed, 07 Jun 2017 17:55:18 +0000Russia's New Airliner Takes to the Skies MC-21 is great, but probably isn't coming to an airport near you.Fri, 02 Jun 2017 20:45:50 +0000Anti-Missile Test Scores a Hit, With Caveats’s no impenetrable shield, but it’s progress. Fri, 02 Jun 2017 15:00:07 +0000Martian Rain what it tells us about the atmospheric pressure on early Mars.Wed, 31 May 2017 15:30:00 +0000