Articles | Air & Space Magazinehttps://www.airspacemag.com/rss/articles/RSS feed for ArticlesenTue, 19 Jan 2021 15:00:00 +0000Artificial Intelligence: Cure for What Ails Us, or Looming Threat to the World?https://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/artificial-intelligence-cure-what-ails-us-or-looming-threat-world-180976780/From biological machines to superintelligence.Tue, 19 Jan 2021 15:00:00 +0000Tell Us Your Flying Story!https://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/we-all-fly-reader-request-180976729/If you have a compelling tale about a flight experience, <i>Air & Space</i> wants to hear it.Fri, 15 Jan 2021 14:47:19 +0000These Frankenplanes Are Built From Parts of Other Planeshttps://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/frankenplane-180976754/Some monster aircraft were not born. They were bolted together from whatever lay at hand.Thu, 14 Jan 2021 16:00:00 +0000How <i>Star Trek</i> Helped NASA Dream Bighttps://www.airspacemag.com/space/how-star-trek-helped-nasa-dream-big-180976753/And how NASA helped <i>Star Trek</i> stick around.Thu, 14 Jan 2021 16:00:00 +0000Will Your Airliner Get Hacked?https://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/will-your-airliner-get-hacked-180976752/Meet the people who are making sure it won’t.Thu, 14 Jan 2021 16:00:00 +0000The Gripen Aims to Be the iPhone of Fighter Aircrafthttps://www.airspacemag.com/military-aviation/smart-fighter-180976751/In an era when software upgrades are critical, the Swedish jet leads the way.Thu, 14 Jan 2021 16:00:00 +0000The Robots That Paved the Way For Apollohttps://www.airspacemag.com/space/destination-moon-real-pioneers-180976726/Then as now, machines preceded the humans.Thu, 14 Jan 2021 16:00:00 +0000He Was the Fifth Man on the Moon, But That Wasn’t His Most Famous Flighthttps://www.airspacemag.com/space/fifth-man-180976725/Two trips, a decade apart, spanned the most exciting era in space history.Thu, 14 Jan 2021 16:00:00 +0000The National Air and Space Museum’s New Take on Lunar Explorationhttps://www.airspacemag.com/space/destination-moon-180976724/Destination Moon will tell the story with a post-Apollo audience in mind.Thu, 14 Jan 2021 16:00:00 +0000Alan Shepard's Comebackhttps://www.airspacemag.com/space/alan-shepards-comeback-180976723/His Apollo mission 50 years ago was a vindication for the first American in space. Thu, 14 Jan 2021 16:00:00 +0000More Than Just a Helicopter, the “Huey” Became a Symbol of the Vietnam Warhttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/bell-uh-1h-iroquois-180976722/The Bell UH-1H Iroquois was a single-engine workhorse.Thu, 14 Jan 2021 16:00:00 +0000A Fleet of Air Taxis Is Coming to Central Florida by 2025https://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/orlando-takes-high-road-180976721/Orlando takes the high road.Thu, 14 Jan 2021 16:00:00 +0000This Could Be the Future of Hypersonic Flighthttps://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/hypersonic-preview-180976720/Stratolaunch previews the Talon-A research vehicleThu, 14 Jan 2021 16:00:00 +0000This Apollo-Era Rocket Stage, Lost For Half a Century, Turned Up in a Telescope Searchhttps://www.airspacemag.com/space/prodigal-booster-returns-180976718/Found in a hunt for asteroids, an old pal checks in on its way around the sun.Thu, 14 Jan 2021 16:00:00 +0000What It Takes to Be a NASA Flight Directorhttps://www.airspacemag.com/as-interview/mastering-mission-control-180976717/Sitting in the hot seat at NASA's Mission Control.Thu, 14 Jan 2021 16:00:00 +0000The Long, Frustrating Saga of the Mole on Marshttps://www.airspacemag.com/airspacemag/mole-mars-180976716/Digging on another planet is harder than it looks.Thu, 14 Jan 2021 16:00:00 +0000The First Sign of Intelligent Life Beyond Earth?https://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/first-sign-intelligent-life-beyond-earth-180976683/Examining this and other intriguing questions at the start of 2021.Tue, 05 Jan 2021 16:15:04 +0000Astrobiology’s Biggest Stories of 2020https://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/astrobiologys-biggest-stories-2020-180976585/A lot has been achieved, even in an awful year.Fri, 18 Dec 2020 15:35:29 +0000Early Earth Was No Inviting Blue Planet—It Was More Like Venushttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/early-earth-was-no-inviting-blue-planetit-was-more-venus-180976534/New insights on how, and when, terrestrial planets become habitable.Fri, 11 Dec 2020 16:30:05 +0000Best Children's Books of 2020https://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/best-childrens-books-2020-180976390/The year's best aviation- and space-themed books for young readers. Thu, 10 Dec 2020 20:59:12 +0000Chuck Yeager 1923-2020https://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/chuck-yeager-1923-2020-180976480/The most famous pilot of his generation epitomized the “right stuff.” Tue, 08 Dec 2020 17:00:00 +0000How Salt Water Could Fuel a Mars Missionhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/how-salt-water-could-fuel-mars-mission-180976444/A new invention might speed up human exploration of the Red Planet.Thu, 03 Dec 2020 17:00:00 +0000