NASA, Boeing looking to begin SLS Exploration Upper Stage manufacturing in 2021 - -

Philip Sloss - 2021-03-04T19:52:58Z

Manufacturing and assembly development work for the Space Launch System (SLS) Exploration Upper Stage (EUS)…

NASA to provide first update on Perseverance rover since landing - Fox News

Julia Musto - 2021-03-04T19:50:22Z

NASA is slated to announce what it says is a "series of firsts" in its Mars 2020 Perseverance rover mission.

A super-Earth just discovered in our cosmic backyard might contain an atmosphere - CNET

Jackson Ryan - 2021-03-04T19:00:03Z

Gliese 486 b is an interesting candidate when it comes to studying exoplanet atmospheres.

First-ever 'space hurricane' detected over the North Pole -

Brandon Specktor - 2021-03-04T18:06:36Z

Any planet with plasma and a magnetic field could be victim to these 'violent' space storms, researchers said.

SpaceX Starlink factory in Texas will speed up production of Dishy McFlatface - Ars Technica

Jon Brodkin - 2021-03-04T16:47:03Z

Austin factory to create systems that improve SpaceX's high-volume manufacturing.

Earth Will Lose Its Oxygen in a Billion Years, Killing Most Living Organisms - ExtremeTech

Ryan Whitwam - 2021-03-04T12:30:38Z

A new study supported by NASA's exoplanet habitability research lays out how the Sun will eventually bake the planet, turning Earth from a lush, oxygen-rich world to a dried-up husk with no complex life.

How Did This Skull End Up All Alone in a Cave in Italy? We Finally Have an Answer - ScienceAlert

Peter Dockrill - 2021-03-04T09:55:35Z

It was found in 2015 – an isolated clue to a macabre mystery set in motion thousands of years in the past.

NASA astronaut launches stop for nothing -- not even a pandemic. Here's how they did it - CNN

Ashley Strickland, CNN - 2021-03-04T08:47:00Z

Four launches to the International Space Station carried on as planned in 2020, and the crew were able to remain safe on their journeys to and from Earth, due to NASA's long-standing Health Stabilization Program.

Scientists Detect Signs of a Hidden Structure Inside Earth's Core - ScienceAlert

Tessa Koumoundouros - 2021-03-04T07:08:49Z

While most of us take the ground beneath our feet for granted, written within its complex layers, like pages of a book, is Earth's history. Our history.

China releases images of Mars captured by Tianwen-1 - CGTN

- 2021-03-04T03:33:37Z

China National Space Administration (CNSA) on Thursday released three high-definition images of Mars, two panchromatic images and one colored, captured by China's Mars probe, Tianwen-1.

U. research finds central Utah volcanoes are still active, but no evidence of imminent eruption -

Carter Williams, - 2021-03-04T02:07:25Z

Researchers say a pair of earthquakes in central Utah in 2018 and 2019 were likely caused by ongoing activity in a volcanic field underneath the desert.

New, highly precise 'clock' can measure biological age - Science Daily

- 2021-03-04T01:50:31Z

Scientists have developed a method that can determine an organism's biological age with unprecedented precision. Researchers expect new insights into how the environment, nutrition, and therapies influence the aging process.

Cuttlefish show they're as smart as kids in 'marshmallow test' study - CNET

Gael Fashingbauer Cooper - 2021-03-03T23:41:59Z

The marine mollusks demonstrate they're able to delay gratification for the reward of a better snack.

Prehistoric killing machine exposed: Previously thought of as heavy, slow and sluggish, the 260-million-year-old predator, Anteosaurus, was a ferocious hunter-killer - Science Daily

- 2021-03-03T22:26:10Z

3D imaging of the dinocephalian, Anteosaurus, shows that this massive premammalian reptile that grew to the size of a full-grown hippopotamus, was a highly agile killing machine, and not a slow stodgy scavenger as previously believed.

NASA to Provide Update on Perseverance 'Firsts' Since Mars Landing – NASA's Mars Exploration Program - NASA Mars Exploration

- 2021-03-03T21:32:20Z

Mission team members are participating in a virtual teleconference to discuss milestones achieved so far since the Feb. 18 landing and those to come.

SpaceX Starship SN10 launch: How to watch rocket prototype fly today - CNET

Eric Mack - 2021-03-03T21:14:28Z

Elon Musk's Mars rocket lit up for a second on Wednesday but didn't get off the ground. A second launch attempt is coming.