Articles | Air & Space Magazine feed for ArticlesenFri, 12 Oct 2018 16:30:48 +0000Doing Right by Neil Armstrong makers of <em>First Man</em> took many great leaps to create an authentic portrait of the publicity-averse astronaut.Fri, 12 Oct 2018 16:30:48 +0000Speculations on a Neutron Star life use other types of energy beside electromagnetic radiation?Wed, 10 Oct 2018 19:15:28 +0000As Late as 1963, Some U.S. Airports Were Still Segregated many years, U.S. airspace was integrated, but ground terminals were not. Thu, 04 Oct 2018 18:00:00 +0000Outbreak Forecasting NASA satellites, scientists are learning to predict malaria outbreaks.Fri, 28 Sep 2018 12:29:56 +0000Turn Up the Heat: Bacterial Spores Can Take Temperatures in the Hundreds of Degrees research makes panspermia—the spreading of life from one planet to another—more likely.Thu, 27 Sep 2018 18:19:54 +0000A Mission for the Resurrected fly through the apex of a storm, NASA needed to raid the boneyard.Wed, 26 Sep 2018 14:05:44 +0000Stratolaunch Hopes Its Giant Airplane Will Outcompete Rockets Scaled Composites design a practical—and affordable—way to put payloads into orbit? Tue, 25 Sep 2018 12:45:29 +0000George Abbey Had the Power one man ruled NASA for 30 years.Tue, 25 Sep 2018 12:26:56 +0000My Pen Pals Were WWI Pilots a long-ago correspondence, a young boy met the last living pilots of World War I.Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:00:00 +0000'Some of Us Have Got to Die' the 1949 film <i>Twelve O’Clock High</i> still tells us about air combat and the burden of command.Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:00:00 +0000Javier Arango's Extraordinary Gifts recent arrivals to the National Air and Space Museum.Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:00:00 +0000Return of the MiG-17 high-speed, high-G Soviet classic showed airshow fans why Phantoms feared MiGs.Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:00:00 +0000Summer Days at the Aerodrome 1961 road trip to Rhinebeck, New York.Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:00:00 +0000The Flight (and Fights) of Apollo 7 barely a year left in the decade, three astronauts knew it was up to them: Keep Kennedy’s promise or kill it. Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:00:00 +0000Abort! a launch goes bad, how do you save the crew?Fri, 21 Sep 2018 16:00:00 +0000One Step Closer to Birdflight's Spanwise Adaptive Wing program gears up for a second round of test flights.Wed, 19 Sep 2018 19:56:07 +0000The World According to Gottorf bizarre history of one of the world’s earliest planetariums. Wed, 12 Sep 2018 14:00:20 +0000The Naked Mole-Rat, an Alien in Our Midst what the weirdest mammal on the planet can do.Thu, 06 Sep 2018 17:15:45 +0000Air & Space Quiz: Experts Only Wed, 05 Sep 2018 19:11:30 +0000Paul Spudis (1952-2018) of the world’s leading lunar scientists, he was also a fierce advocate for space exploration. Thu, 30 Aug 2018 16:00:00 +0000When War Gets Weird Spitfires, flying sharks, parachuting pigeons: Surprising stuff from the Imperial War Museum collections.Wed, 29 Aug 2018 17:47:58 +0000The Human Sonic Boom skydiver’s shock wave reversed time.Wed, 22 Aug 2018 17:00:00 +0000NASA’s New Space Taxis astronauts’ next spacecraft won’t be government property.Wed, 22 Aug 2018 17:00:00 +0000This Group of NASA Veterans Wants to Build Their Own Space Station also hopes to revive orbital tourism, with tickets priced at $55 million.Wed, 22 Aug 2018 17:00:00 +0000An Honor Taken, Now Restored Helen James’ fight for justice is recognized by the National Air and Space Museum.Wed, 22 Aug 2018 17:00:00 +0000Astronomy’s Bat Signal a rare cosmic neutrino hit the South Pole, alarms around the world went off.Wed, 22 Aug 2018 17:00:00 +0000The Splendor of Chinese Kites The first flying objects crafted by human hands. Wed, 22 Aug 2018 17:00:00 +0000Ithaca’s Airplane World War I trainer—and aviation film star—comes home.Wed, 22 Aug 2018 17:00:00 +0000So That’s What Flying Cars Are For new business model may make them real this time.Wed, 22 Aug 2018 17:00:00 +0000Was the Navy’s F-111 Really That Bad? leaders insisted that an Air Force fighter-bomber would make a great Navy interceptor. They should have asked the Navy.Wed, 22 Aug 2018 17:00:00 +0000We Built This City, family, flying: It’s all here in Wichita.Wed, 22 Aug 2018 17:00:00 +0000The Father of Crash Investigation 1908, Frank Lahm issued the first airplane accident report.Wed, 22 Aug 2018 17:00:00 +0000The Making of <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i> A new book reveals the drama that unfolded during the creation of an iconic film.Wed, 22 Aug 2018 17:00:00 +0000The Secret World of NORAD its granite fortress, the agency that has protected North America for 60 years still stands guard.Wed, 22 Aug 2018 17:00:00 +0000Is Solid Land Necessary for Biology? if life could arise on an ocean world, how far could it evolve?Wed, 22 Aug 2018 15:38:28 +0000