Tag: Space Travel
Experts pull sci-fi thriller ‘Gravity’ to Earth
‘Gravity’, the new space thriller with George Clooney, has critics and audiences giddy with praise. But some physicists are less impressed. Should there be more science in science fiction?
SpaceX rocket launches era of private spaceflight
Three, two, one, take-off: a new frontier was breached yesterday with the launch of the first commercial cargo flight to space. Its destination is the International Space Station.
US to launch most powerful rocket ever
Forty-two years after man first set foot on the moon, there's still much to explore in space. But in a time of economic difficulty, should we still be reaching for the stars?