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Our June/July issue is the first produced for the tablet.
June 17, 2013 | By Linda Shiner
Russia's first woman cosmonaut, and its next.
June 14, 2013 | By Tony Reichhardt
Updates on China's final mission to the Tiangong-1 space station.
June 10, 2013 | By Tony Reichhardt
Dishy gossip from a new book about the wives of the Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo astronauts.
June 07, 2013 | By Rebecca Maksel
When a science team asked to move the ISS for one of their experiments, they had to get five nations to agree on the engineering, timing, and risks.
June 04, 2013 | By Rebecca Boyle
For a century, each has shaped the other.
June 2013 | By Julie Decker and Jeremy Kinney
Progress in Power and Safety
June 01, 2013 | By J.R. Dailey
A historian rescued a lone document from the company’s files.
June 2013 | By Joshua Stoff
How technology and an FAA regional office ended it.
June 2013 | By Greg Freiherr
What happens when helicopters get a little too close.
June 2013 | By Craig A. Thorson
U.S. Navy Panthers weren’t highly evolved, but they could shoot. And they were air conditioned.
June 2013 | By David Noland
To new jobs, some odder than others.
June 2013 | By Jeremy Davis
Astronomers estimate that billions of habitable planets are orbiting red dwarf stars. What would it be like to live there?
June 2013 | By Bruce Lieberman
Jan Evans recalls how it was for the families of moon voyagers in the Apollo era.
June 2013 | By Jennifer Ross-Nazzal
For 50 years, the world has reached the mountain on airplanes from one small town.
June 2013 | By Larry Lowe
Where airplanes have floats, and everybody flies.
June 2013 | By Carl Posey
How a simple change in color scheme helped RAF bombers defeat Hitler's U-boats.
May 31, 2013 | By Rebecca Maksel
Computer models in science can be useful -- until you start believing in them.
May 29, 2013 | By Paul D. Spudis
How a team of experts navigated a spaceship through the streets of L.A.
May 21, 2013 | By Heather Goss
New work on lunar samples reveal a shared source for water in the deep interior of both Earth and Moon.
May 14, 2013 | By Paul D. Spudis