Decoding how salamanders walk
Salamanders can navigate complex and unstructured environments thanks to their impressive body-limb coordination. Researchers have built a model that mimics a salamander's walk with the hope it aids the development of agile and adaptive robots that can flexibly change their body-limb coordination.
Lake Huron sinkhole surprise: The rise of oxygen on early Earth linked to changing planetary rotation rate
NASA Begins Launch Preparations for First Mission to the Trojan Asteroids
Portal origin URL: NASA Begins Launch Preparations for First Mission to the Trojan Asteroids Portal origin nid: 472969 Published: Monday, August 2, 2021 - 12:14 Featured (stick to top of list): no Portal text teaser: NASA's first spacecraft to explore the Trojan asteroids arrived Friday, July 30, at the agency's Kennedy Space Center (KSC) in Florida. It is now in a cleanroom at nearby Astrotech, ready to begin final preparations for its October launch. Portal image: back end of grey plane on ...
Vietnam vet with stage 4 cancer gets VIP seats at Minnesota Twins game
A Vietnam veteran's daughter surprised him with VIP tickets to a Minnesota Twins game a day before his next round of chemotherapy.
Covid virus, vaccines does not enter human DNA: Study
Science News: SYDNEY: Covid-19 cannot enter a person's DNA, say Australian researchers refuting claims of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that caused the infectious disease, .
It Was His Day Off. Then the Space Station Went for a Spin.
Zebulon Scoville and others at NASA’s mission control in Houston spent Thursday righting the International Space Station after a new Russian module unexpectedly fired its thrusters.
Live coverage: ULA set to roll Atlas 5 and Starliner capsule back to launch pad
United Launch Alliance is set to transfer an Atlas 5 rocket and Boeing's Starliner spacecraft back to their launch pad at Cape Canaveral Monday, following a rollback into the Atlas 5's integration hangar last week for safekeeping. The rollout is in preparation for launch of the Starliner Orbital Flight Test-2 mission Tuesday at 1:20 p.m. EDT (1730 GMT).