China launches powerful rocket

Asia Pacific Dec 28, 2019

China launches powerful rocket

China on Friday launched one of the world's most powerful rockets in a major step forward for its planned 2020 mission to Mars. The heavy-lift Long March 5 rocket carrying a Shijian 20 test satellite payload blasted off from the Wenchang launch site on the ...

Four-legged lunar rover unveiled in London

World / Science & Health Oct 11, 2019

Four-legged lunar rover unveiled in London

A lunar rover that will explore the moon on foot in 2021 was unveiled in London on Thursday. The new concept, with four legs rather than wheels, will send data back to a larger mother ship, which will transmit it back to Earth. U.K. startup Spacebit ...