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What are China's intentions for the Moon?
June 19, 2012 | By Paul D. Spudis
The call that makes every Apache pilot freeze.
June 18, 2012 | By Rebecca Maksel
The purpose of art is to soothe the soul, but sometimes it can predict future realities with uncanny precision.
June 14, 2012 | By Paul D. Spudis
Our international space partners want to go to the Moon. Why don't we?
Well, maybe we do.
June 05, 2012 | By Paul D. Spudis
Wanted: an airborne system than can launch 100-pound satellites for under $1 million.
June 04, 2012 | By Heather Goss
A recent news story claims that water was found in lunar soil over 30 years ago, but the finding was ignored. True?
June 01, 2012 | By Paul D. Spudis
Don Pettit turns his curiosity—and his camera—loose on board the International Space Station.
May 23, 2012 | By The Editors
Europe’s frontline fighter is a marvel of technology.
May 21, 2012 | By Carl Posey
An interview with the President and CEO of the Experimental Aircraft Association.
May 2012 | By Linda Shiner
Not grounded, but close.
May 16, 2012 | By George Larson
If things go according to plan Saturday, the world will witness SpaceX launch its first Dragon cargo supply mission to the International Space Station.
May 15, 2012 | By Paul D. Spudis
Text messaging, from 1912 to 2012.
May 14, 2012 | By Rebecca Maksel
The Air Force's most sophisticated fighter, the F-22, has a problem with its oxygen system, and increasingly, with its image.
May 11, 2012 | By George Larson
The legal status and ownership of resources harvested from space are unclear. How does such uncertainty affect our plans to exploit them?
May 01, 2012 | By Paul D. Spudis
It started with a search for images of his hometown in China. Hundreds of miles of film later, he can't stop looking.
May 2012 | By Rebecca Maksel
The occupational hazards of flying the U-2.
May 2012 | By Mark Betancourt
The Moffett Field landmark may yet house aircraft again.
May 2012 | By Kara Platoni
Regional airliners powered by turboprop engines may be making a comeback.
April 27, 2012 | By George Larson
Is space travel more like aviation or sea faring? It depends on your mission.
April 13, 2012 | By Paul D. Spudis
April 12, 2012 | By Paul Hoversten