SpaceX touch down: crew dragon capsule splashes down

Two NASA astronauts returned to Earth on Sunday in a dramatic, retro-style splashdown, their capsule parachuting into the Gulf of Mexico to close out an unprecedented test flight by Elon Musk’s SpaceX company. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe … Read more SpaceX touch down: crew dragon capsule splashes down

Juan Carlos I: Locals React to Spain’s Former King’s Departure Amid Graft Scandal

Spain’s former King Juan Carlos I said he plans to leave the country he ruled for almost four decades, the latest attempt to quell a furor over allegations of wrongdoing by the once revered ex-monarch. He took the decision to depart to make it easier for his son, King Felipe VI, to exercise his duties, the former sovereign, said in … Read more Juan Carlos I: Locals React to Spain’s Former King’s Departure Amid Graft Scandal

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park closure extended amid coronavirus concerns | ABC News

Uluru Kata-Tjuta National Park remains closed to visitors after a flight arrived yesterday from Brisbane – a declared COVID hotspot. Traditional owners are continuing to negotiate with Parks Australia about its re-opening. Samantha Jonscher reports. #ABCNews Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-08-04/coronavirus-fears-force-closure-of-uluru/12521324 For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content … Read more Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park closure extended amid coronavirus concerns | ABC News

SpaceX and NASA Crew Make First Splashdown in 45 Years

NASA completed a triumphant return to U.S. space travel as SpaceX’s Dragon capsule plopped into the Gulf of Mexico with two astronauts, successfully concluding the company’s first crewed test flight to the International Space Station. The spacecraft splashed down at about 2:48 p.m. Eastern time Sunday near Pensacola, Florida. A SpaceX vessel hoisted the vehicle … Read more SpaceX and NASA Crew Make First Splashdown in 45 Years

SpaceX, NASA crew make first splashdown in 45 years

Two #NASA astronauts returned to Earth in a dramatic splashdown on Sunday, with their capsule parachuting into the Gulf of Mexico to close out an unprecedented test flight by #SpaceX. It was the first splashdown by U.S. astronauts in 45 years, with the first commercially built and operated spacecraft to carry people to and from … Read more SpaceX, NASA crew make first splashdown in 45 years

China’s ARJ21 completes test flight at the world’s highest airport

The Chinese-made ARJ21 passenger aircraft successfully completed its test flight at the world’s highest civil airport in southwest China’s Sichuan Province, indicating its operating range can cover all high-altitude airports and laying a solid foundation for opening up plateau routes in the future. High altitude airports have thin air, complex terrain, and changeable weather, which … Read more China’s ARJ21 completes test flight at the world’s highest airport

Nasa Mars 2020: First aircraft to fly on another planet – BBC News

This small helicopter is set to be the first aircraft to fly on another planet. Ingenuity is a 1.8kg (4lb) helicopter that will ride to Mars attached to the belly of Nasa’s Perseverance Rover and is due to arrive in February 2021. Nasa wants to be first to demonstrate powered flight in Mars’ thin atmosphere, … Read more Nasa Mars 2020: First aircraft to fly on another planet – BBC News

China’s Mars probe sends back photo of Earth, Moon

Tianwen-1, China’s first ever Mars mission launched on July 23, has captured a photo of the Earth and the Moon, the China National Space Agency (CNSA) announced Tuesday. Using the optical navigation sensor, the probe took the image of the Earth and the Moon at a distance of 1.2 million kilometers on Monday, under the … Read more China’s Mars probe sends back photo of Earth, Moon

Virgin Galactic Unveils Cabin Interior of Its SpaceShipTwo

Virgin Galactic unveiled the cabin interior of its SpaceShipTwo Tuesday. The firm says the cabin was deliberately sized to allow for out-of-seat weightlessness experiences for passengers onboard. The cabin is fitted with 12 windows for passengers to gaze at Earth. 16 cameras capture their reactions throughout the journey. Company officials consider the cabin of SpaceShipTwo … Read more Virgin Galactic Unveils Cabin Interior of Its SpaceShipTwo

“I expect Grealish to get drunk with me tonight!” Dean Smith’s brilliant response to transfer talk

Aston Villa managed to secure their Premier League status for next season with a draw on the final day and manager Dean Smith praised all involved with keeping the club in the top flight. Subscribe to our YouTube channel for the best videos from BT Sport http://bit.ly/17YTeL5 Subscribe to our Boxing YouTube channel http://po.st/NoFilterYT Twitter: … Read more “I expect Grealish to get drunk with me tonight!” Dean Smith’s brilliant response to transfer talk