Articles | Air & Space Magazinehttps://www.airspacemag.com/rss/articles/RSS feed for ArticlesenFri, 24 May 2019 18:46:18 +0000That’s All, Brotherhttps://www.airspacemag.com/military-aviation/s-all-brother-180972288/A last-minute reprieve for a D-Day veteran.Fri, 24 May 2019 18:46:18 +0000And Now, ISS Crew Member Barbiehttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/action-figure-180972260/A doll honoring a European astronaut inspires young girls to aim high.Thu, 23 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000The Largest Seaplane Fleet in North America is Going All-Electrichttps://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/seaplanes-to-eplanes-180972237/Half a million passengers, zero emissions.Thu, 23 May 2019 12:42:36 +0000Space Placeshttps://www.airspacemag.com/space/space-places-180972265/A visual tour of the new global space raceWed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000Meteor Detectiveshttps://www.airspacemag.com/space/meteor-detectives-180972261/Pinpointing the source of an extraterrestrial rockfall.Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000Drawing Power From the Martian Breezehttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/turning-over-new-leaf-180972258/Engineers explore a possible new energy source for planetary rovers.Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000My Wingman is an AIhttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/my-wingman-ai-180972257/And his name is Skyborg.Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000Fabulist of the Airhttps://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/blanche-stuart-scott-fabulist-air-180972236/The first American woman to fly achieved many distinctions...but not as many as she said.Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000The Flying Rochttps://www.airspacemag.com/space/big-bird-flies-stratolaunch-180972235/Stratolaunch's big bird takes to the sky.Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000My Other Ride Is a Spaceshiphttps://www.airspacemag.com/space/my-other-ride-is-spaceship-astronauts-corvettes-180972234/How the Corvette became the car of astronauts.Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000Keepers of the Lost Wreckhttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/keepers-of-the-lost-wreck-180972233/Amateur crash site investigation is more than a hobby. It's an ideology.Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000Thinking Outside the Black Boxhttps://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/thinking-outside-the-black-box-180972232/New technologies may offer alternatives to today's flight recorders.Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000Drones With Bad Intenthttps://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/interview-drones-gone-wild-180972231/David Dunn, a British academic, has spent the past five years researching how drones can create mayhem.Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000Ideas That Defy: The Garage Flyerhttps://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/the-garage-flyer-180972230/Autogiro Company of America’s AC-35Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000Why the Soviets Lost the Moon Racehttps://www.airspacemag.com/space/apollo-why-the-soviets-lost-180972229/Even with a late start, cosmonauts might still have made the first lunar landing. But by the end of 1968, it was game over. Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000Got A Story? How About Sharing It?https://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/jj2019-viewport-180972228/From the Director of the Smithsonian's National Air and Space MuseumWed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000Crash in the Canary Islandshttps://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/reviews-crash-in-canary-islands-180972227/A new book explains how a series of misunderstandings by aviation professionals led to catastrophe.Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000This D-Day Veteran Earned Its Stripeshttps://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/dday-veteran-earned-its-stripes-180972226/Museum conservators work to preserve historic markings on the B-26 <i>Flak-Bait</i>Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000On Patrol at the World’s Biggest Fly-Inhttps://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/i-was-there-freiherr-180972225/What it’s like to put on the orange vest at Oshkosh.Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000A Shuttle Astronaut Asks Apollo Veterans: What Was it Like?https://www.airspacemag.com/space/apollo-astronaut-interview-180972224/ Wed, 22 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000Iridium Satellites Launch a New Era of Global Trackinghttps://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/we-have-you-covered-180972249/And that may help investigators locate aircraft that go missing.Wed, 22 May 2019 04:00:00 +0000A Smithsonian Curator Reflects on Apollo 10, the Mission that Made Landing on the Moon Possiblehttps://www.airspacemag.comhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/smithsonian-curator-reflects-apollo-10-mission-made-landing-moon-possible-180972216/Fifty years ago, the astronauts who crewed the “dress rehearsal” for Apollo 11 paved the way for history to be made just a couple months laterFri, 17 May 2019 18:21:51 +0000On Mars, Organics Are Hard to Findhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/mars-organics-are-hard-find-180972213/And now we know the reason why.Fri, 17 May 2019 12:22:51 +0000Return to Normandyhttps://www.airspacemag.com/military-aviation/mission-over-normandy-180972145/On the 75th anniversary of D-Day, C-47s go back to France to honor those who crossed the Channel.Thu, 09 May 2019 19:00:39 +0000Claimed Signs of Life in a Martian Meteoritehttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/claimed-signs-life-martian-meteorite-180972109/Like other previous claims, this one may not hold up.Mon, 06 May 2019 13:37:52 +0000Making Skylab Human-Friendlyhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/Making-skylab-human-friendly-180971464/Best known for his iconic designs, from the Lucky Strike logo to <i>Air Force One</i>, Raymond Loewy also consulted on NASA’s first space station.Fri, 03 May 2019 16:05:36 +0000Astrobiologists In Search of a Breakthroughhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/astrobiologists-search-breakthrough-180971988/Researchers consider the frontiers of life at an annual conference in Berkeley. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 16:30:00 +0000NASA's Study of Astronaut Twins Creates a Portrait of What a Year in Space Does to the Human Bodyhttps://www.airspacemag.comhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/nasas-twins-study-creates-portrait-human-body-after-year-space-180971945/Wide-ranging research compares astronaut Scott Kelly to his earthbound twin brother, MarkThu, 11 Apr 2019 18:00:06 +0000The Timing and Causes of Mass Extinctionshttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/timing-and-causes-mass-extinctions-180971939/Could there be a human signal in the geological record?Thu, 11 Apr 2019 15:00:00 +0000Astronomers Capture First-Ever Image of a Supermassive Black Holehttps://www.airspacemag.comhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/astronomers-capture-first-images-supermassive-black-hole-180971927/The Event Horizon Telescope reveals the silhouette of a black hole at the center of a galaxy 55 million light-years awayWed, 10 Apr 2019 14:25:35 +0000Go See an Airshow This Summerhttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/air-space-airshow-planner-2019-180971793/The Air & Space Guide to 2019’s Most Spectacular Performances.Fri, 29 Mar 2019 17:00:00 +0000Exposed on the Space Stationhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/exposed-space-station-180971827/A test of how microbes survive in spaceThu, 28 Mar 2019 19:00:00 +0000NASA Considers a Rover Mission to Go Cave Diving on the Moonhttps://www.airspacemag.comhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/nasa-considers-rover-mission-go-cave-diving-moon-180971790/The deep caverns and pits that dot the lunar surface could hold clues to the moon's history and perhaps provide shelter for future human explorationTue, 26 Mar 2019 16:44:40 +0000