Daily Planet | Air & Space Magazinehttps://www.airspacemag.com/rss/daily-planet/RSS feed for Daily PlanetenFri, 29 May 2020 14:00:28 +0000A Prize-Winning Song Written by Two Utah High Schoolers Celebrates the Enduring Love of Annie and John Glennhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/2018-prize-winning-song-written-two-utah-high-schoolers-celebrated-enduring-love-annie-and-john-glenn-180974929/Annie Glenn died this week, two years after finalists in an NEA songwriting competition paid tribute to her and her astronaut husband.Wed, 20 May 2020 19:11:56 +0000Steve Carell's Netflix Comedy Series <i>Space Force</i> Should've Waited For More Favorable Launch Conditionshttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/steve-carells-netflix-comedy-series-ispace-forcei-shouldve-waited-more-favorable-launch-conditions-180974998/Carell and <i>The Office</i> creator Greg Daniels reunite for a satire that hasn't yet reached orbit.Fri, 29 May 2020 14:00:28 +0000Statistics Say Intelligent Life in the Universe May Be Rarehttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/statistics-say-intelligent-life-universe-may-be-rare-180974990/But simpler life is probably common.Thu, 28 May 2020 12:00:00 +0000Long-lasting Oxygen in Earth’s Early Atmosphere May Have Jump-Started the Evolution to Animal Lifehttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/long-lasting-oxygen-earths-early-atmosphere-may-have-jump-started-evolution-animal-life-180974919/It’s the stuff that higher organisms need.Tue, 19 May 2020 17:00:00 +0000How Common is Life, and Are We Unique?https://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/how-common-life-and-are-we-unique-180974803/Two recent papers prompt a revisiting of the Fermi Paradox.Mon, 04 May 2020 18:30:00 +0000Viruses Thrive Even in one of Earth’s Toughest Desertshttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/viruses-thrive-even-one-earths-toughest-deserts-180974777/To prosper here, their microbe hosts live in the rocks and draw water from the atmosphere.Wed, 29 Apr 2020 17:30:36 +0000Piloting Through the Pandemichttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/piloting-through-pandemic-180974750/What it’s like to fly airplanes—when nobody is flying.Mon, 27 Apr 2020 16:30:13 +0000The Case for Past Life on Mars Gets Stronger https://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/case-past-life-mars-gets-stronger-180974664/But how much evidence is needed until we can say there’s proof?Mon, 13 Apr 2020 20:00:00 +0000Apollo 13: New Photos From Old Movieshttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/apollo-13-new-photos-old-movies-180974644/ Fri, 10 Apr 2020 17:00:00 +0000Relive the Drama of Apollo 13 in Real Time, As It Happenedhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/relive-drama-apollo-13-real-time-it-happened-180974625/A new multimedia site creates the historic mission 50 years later.Wed, 08 Apr 2020 22:15:19 +0000