Latest articles | Air & Space Magazinehttp://www.airspacemag.com/rss/latest_articles/RSS feed for with the latest articlesenThu, 02 Jul 2015 23:05:22 +0000Solar Impulse: One Giant Leap for Green Energyhttp://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/short-flight-man-one-giant-leap-batteries-180955809/Four days after takeoff, the sun-powered aircraft is still going strong.Thu, 02 Jul 2015 23:05:22 +0000Sample Return May Not Be the Best Way to Find Martian Lifehttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/sample-return-may-not-be-best-way-find-martian-life-180955788/NASA’s Mars 2020 will be a great technology demonstrator, but is it right for astrobiology?Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:46:20 +0000A Spyplane in 1914http://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/a-spyplane-in-1914-180955597/Its mission included two pit stops and an “excellent lunch.”Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:59:41 +0000SpaceX Loses Dragon Cargo Ship in Launch Explosionhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/spacex-loses-dragon-cargo-ship-launch-explosion-180955748/NASA says space station logistics may have to be shuffled, but there’s no emergency.Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:16:34 +0000What Is the Space Program Good For?http://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/what-value-space-program-180955720/In 1968, on the eve of the first Apollo launch, rocket pioneer Wernher von Braun gave his answer.Fri, 26 Jun 2015 12:24:49 +0000Lindbergh’s 1927 Flight Set Off a Mini-Craze of Board Games http://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/lindberghs-1927-flight-games-180955607/“Lindy Hop-Off” and “Captain Hop Across Junior” were just two of the titles inspired by the first transatlantic solo flight.Thu, 25 Jun 2015 21:46:25 +0000Video: The F-35 Goes Skiinghttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/video-f-35-goes-skiing-180955687/The Lightning II practices a British-style carrier takeoff at Patuxent River.Wed, 24 Jun 2015 13:31:46 +0000Film Composer and Pilot James Horner Dies in Airplane Crashhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/academy-award-winning-composer-pilot-james-horner-feared-dead-california-airplane-crash-180955681/He wrote the scores for more than 70 films, including two in the Star Trek series.Tue, 23 Jun 2015 20:42:21 +0000Life May Need to Take Charge of a Planet to Survivehttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/life-may-need-take-charge-planet-survive-180955675/A sobering solution to Fermi’s Paradox Tue, 23 Jun 2015 16:13:50 +0000You, Too, Can Own A Hypersonic Flying Laboratoryhttp://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/you-too-can-own-a-scramjet-180955621/For a mere $60,000 or so. Plus shipping and handling.Mon, 22 Jun 2015 15:07:32 +0000