Daily Planet | Air & Space Magazinehttps://www.airspacemag.com/rss/daily-planet/RSS feed for Daily PlanetenWed, 27 Nov 2019 19:45:59 +0000Life Recovers in a Geological Blink of an Eye after an Armageddon Eventhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/life-recovers-geological-blink-eye-after-armageddon-event-180973667/The rise of mammals and what it means for the robustness of a biosphere.Wed, 27 Nov 2019 19:45:59 +0000<em>Midway</em> vs.<em>Midway</em> vs.<em>The Battle of Midway</em> : How the New Movie Stacks Up to Past Film Versionshttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/emmidwayem-versus-emmidwayem-versus-emmidwayem-how-latest-movie-about-battle-different-and-how-its-still-same-180973493/The famed WW2 naval battle has been the subject of several films. The new retelling keeps its focus on men of history.Fri, 15 Nov 2019 17:30:33 +0000Life Could Exist on Mars Today, Very Close to the Surface https://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/active-life-could-exist-mars-today-and-very-close-surface-180973539/Scientists tackle the question of what kinds of life might reside now on the Red Planet, and how we might find it.Tue, 12 Nov 2019 21:00:21 +0000More than 70 Years Later, Rabaul’s Aerial Battleground Is Still Hauntinghttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/more-70-years-later-rabauls-aerial-battleground-still-haunting-180973537/The “Japanese Gibraltar” was the scene of desperate fighting in the fall of 1943.Tue, 12 Nov 2019 20:00:29 +0000A Million People on Mars May Not Be Wishful Thinkinghttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/million-people-mars-may-not-be-wishful-thinking-180973468/But colonists would have to change their diets, and learn to eat crickets.Tue, 05 Nov 2019 19:34:54 +0000Let’s Get Small: SORATO Rover Joins the National Air and Space Museumhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/ispaces-hakuto-r-lunar-rover-will-roll-across-surface-moon-you-can-see-it-national-air-and-space-museum-180973396/Rovers just like this pint-sized marvel will roll across the lunar surface before SORATO goes on permanent display.Thu, 24 Oct 2019 18:50:41 +0000The Debate Over Whether We’ve Already Found Life on Mars, Continuedhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/debate-over-whether-weve-already-found-life-mars-continued-180973395/Were Martian microbes inadvertently killed in their first encounter with humans?Wed, 23 Oct 2019 19:25:13 +0000An Airship for Exploring Venus? Russia Might Get There Firsthttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/airship-exploring-venus-russia-might-get-there-first-180973340/Mission designers lay out their plans for Venera-D at a recent workshop in Moscow.Fri, 11 Oct 2019 20:30:00 +0000