A Russian booster rocket on successfully launched an unmanned cargo ship to the ISS, whose crew is anxiously awaiting it after the successive failures of two previous supply missions.
MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian booster rocket on Friday successfully launched an unmanned cargo ship to the International Space Station, whose crew is anxiously awaiting it after the successive failures of two previous supply missions. A Soyuz-U...Show More Summary
The previous Progress launch in April failed and then a SpaceX attempt exploded
Recovering from an April failure, Russia launched a space station cargo ship Friday, five days after the loss of a SpaceX supply craft.
Third time's a charm as a Russian Progress spacecraft launches to the International Space Station for a Sunday rendezvous.
Tesla will begin charging 15 yuan per hour at its 1,300 charging stations across China. The charging service will also be open to non-Tesla electric cars. [ more › ]
Using a little bit of math and a lot of patience, anyone can watch the International Space Station go flying past the Moon. And if you’ve got a DSLR and a telescope handy, you can save that moment in a stunning photo. Read more...
On July 2, 1881, President James A. Garfield was about to board a train at the Baltimore and Potomac Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. when Charles Guiteau stepped behind him. The failed lawyer, newspaperman, and evangelist—enraged...Show More Summary
In the aftermath of attacks on two TV news teams that were covering a shooting death in San Fransisco today, SAG-AFTRA said its local in the Bay Area “met with all major news stations and requested security measures for the protection...Show More Summary
A closely watched Russian supply mission to the International Space Station is primed for takeoff from a base in Kazakhstan.
In what is little more than a converted shed situated beside a suburban station’s bicycle parking space, several men of a certain age regularly gather to drink and eat. The place probably seats about seven. Any more would be uncomfortable cozy. And the toilet is in another shed at the other end of the bike […]
A Metro train struck a man Thursday night after he apparently jumped onto the tracks at the Foggy Bottom station, transit authorities said. The incident happened at the station just before 6:30 p.m., and it was not immediately clear how or why the man was on the tracks, said Richard Jordan, a Metro spokesman. Show More Summary
Internet radio is currently a big thing, and you are not just limited to 10-20 radio stations anymore. You can easily select thousands of radio stations from all over the world, and listen without any need for adjusting an antenna to get better audio. Show More Summary
MTA NYC Transit has announced that FASTRACK will be returning to the, &. Here are the details: MTA New York City Transit’s FASTRACK program returns to Manhattan stations along the NQR lines for two consecutive weeks. Beginning Monday, July 6, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., for four consecutive weeknights, and from Monday, […]
For six decades, on a spit of land where Quantico Creek meets the Potomac River, the Possum Point Power Station burned fossil fuels, provided energy for thousands of Virginians and left behind truckloads of a waste product known as coal ash.Read full article >>
The celebrations of US Independence Day at UK Royal Air Force Lakenheath station hosting US Air Force were cancelled.
You may utterly unsurprised to learn that Penn Station, one of the worst places on Earth, is a complete shitshow this afternoon. [ more › ]
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Reuters) - A U.S. Army soldier stationed at Fort Campbell in Kentucky admitted in federal court on Thursday that he took $100,000 in cash bribes as well as jewelry from vendors seeking contracts while he was assigned to Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan, federal prosecutors said.