Science

In three shaken U.S. cities, Lady Gaga tries to channel ‘fury into…

In three shaken U.S. cities, Lady Gaga tries to channel ‘fury into…

Published 11/08/2019

(Reuters) - In El Paso, Texas, there are books for third-grade students, many of whom have none at home. Disabled students in Dayton, Ohio, will [more…]

WHO says no new Ebola cases in Goma, vaccinates over 1,300

WHO says no new Ebola cases in Goma, vaccinates over 1,300

Published 11/08/2019

GOMA (Reuters) - The World Health Organization said it has vaccinated over 1,300 people who potentially came into contact with the Ebola virus in the [more…]

Chinese space startup revs up for reusable rocket race

Chinese space startup revs up for reusable rocket race

Published 10/08/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese startup LinkSpace on Saturday completed its third test of a reusable rocket in five months, stepping up the pace in China’s [more…]

Staring at seagulls can stop them stealing food, research shows

Staring at seagulls can stop them stealing food, research shows

Published 09/08/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s seaside towns are at war with their seagulls, urging visitors not to feed the birds in an effort to stop them [more…]

Greek sculptor Takis, whose works used magnetism, sound and light,…

Greek sculptor Takis, whose works used magnetism, sound and light,…

Published 09/08/2019

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek sculptor Takis, whose kinetic artworks were admired at major art museums around the world in a career spanning over 70 years, [more…]

United Launch Alliance rocket blasts off from Florida carrying Air…

United Launch Alliance rocket blasts off from Florida carrying Air…

Published 08/08/2019

(Reuters) - United Launch Alliance, a joint venture between Boeing Co and Lockheed Martin Corp, blasted off into space on Thursday morning, one of the [more…]

Israel’s Amos-17 satellite enroute to target orbit after SpaceX launch

Israel’s Amos-17 satellite enroute to target orbit after SpaceX launch

Published 07/08/2019

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Space Communication said on Wednesday its Amos-17 communications satellite was launched into space and was enroute to its orbital position after separating [more…]

Rocket Lab plans reusable booster for satellite launches

Rocket Lab plans reusable booster for satellite launches

Published 07/08/2019

(Reuters) - Small-satellite launch firm Rocket Lab announced on Tuesday a plan to recover the core booster of its Electron rocket using a helicopter, a [more…]

Indonesian walks 700-km backwards to highlight deforestation

Indonesian walks 700-km backwards to highlight deforestation

Published 05/08/2019

SRAGEN, Indonesia (Reuters) - An Indonesia man is walking backwards from his home in eastern Java to the capital Jakarta to raise awareness of deforestation [more…]

‘Moving fast:’ Musk’s SpaceX eyes Florida for launch site for Mars…

‘Moving fast:’ Musk’s SpaceX eyes Florida for launch site for Mars…

Published 02/08/2019

ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) - Elon Musk’s SpaceX is expanding its facilities in Florida to make room for the space company’s forthcoming super heavy-lift launch vehicle [more…]