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Mission Mars: British scientists join NASA in a risky mission to land humans on Mars. TEAMS of UK scientists have teamed up with NASA to help humanity prepare for missions to the Moon and Mars, the next frontier in human space exploration. It’s one thing to get humans to Mars; figuring out what to do after you’re there is an entirely different challenge. NASA’s Moon to Mars directive states that by using the Moon as a stepping stone into the solar system, the US space agency hopes to land astronauts on Mars as early as the 2030s. And the best…

In 2022, the US military will test a “anti-aging pill” to improve “troop mission readiness.” THE UNITED STATES ARMY will soon begin testing on a “anti-aging pill” that could delay some of the natural regressive effects of aging. The research will be overseen by the US Special Operations Command (Socom), which supervises America’s Spec Ops personnel. Performance testing will begin next year, according to Navy Commander Tim Hawkins, a Socom spokesperson. “Pre-clinical safety and dosage investigations have been completed in preparation of follow-on performance testing in fiscal year 2022,” he stated. According to Mr Hawkins, the capsule contains a “human…

Bill Nye claims that “overwhelming evidence” demonstrates there is no afterlife. LIFE beyond death does not exist, according to Bill Nye the Science Guy, who revealed why he believes there is “overwhelming evidence” against the concept of an afterlife. Even though most religions claim to know the answer, the jury is still out on whether life after death is real. There is very little scientific proof of the human spirit existing outside of the body. Nonetheless, some people claim to have seen the afterlife after having had so-called near-death experiences (NDEs). NDEs frequently entail seeing bright lights or hearing voices…

In just two weeks, the Yellowstone volcano has been rocked by 351 earthquakes. In the previous two weeks, the YELLOWSTONE volcano has been shaken by more than 300 earthquakes, with geologists tracking several swarm events across the US national park. Over a two-week period beginning on June 24, earthquake trackers positioned across the US national park were flooded with reports of hundreds of earthquakes. The Yellowstone volcano and its environs are among the most seismically active locales in the United States, a reputation that further adds to the supervolcano’s fearsome notoriety. Between June 24 and July 7, 351 earthquakes shook…

Solar storm forecast: ‘High-speed’ solar winds set to batter Earth this weekend. This weekend, a million-mile-per-hour solar winds are projected to pound the earth, potentially triggering a geomagnetic storm above the world. A flood of charged particles from the Sun is heading our way, according to space weather forecasters. The “high-speed” stream is expected to reach our planet sometime between Sunday and Monday (July 11 to 12). A hole has opened up in the Sun’s atmosphere and is spewing a stream of solar wind in Earth’s direction. According to SpaceWeather.com, the stream might cause a minor solar storm in the…

After Blue Origin disparaged Virgin Galactic’s space launch, Jeff Bezos slammed the company, calling it “very petty!” BLUE ORIGIN, the business that is racing Sir Richard Branson to the edge of space, has been chastised for its harsh criticism of Virgin Galactic, a competitor. The space race of the twenty-first century is well started, but this time, enraged billionaires are racing each other to the finish line. Sir Richard Branson, the founder of Virgin, looks ready to win this weekend, with Virgin Galactic’s first fully crewed test flight scheduled for later today (July 11). The trip will take place nine…

What is the Karman line, according to Virgin Galactic? Is Richard Branson really going to fly into space? VIRGIN GALACTIC is set to create spaceflight history with the launch of the company’s first fully crewed spacecraft – or is it? Is Sir Richard Branson actually heading into space this afternoon, and what is the Karman line? At first glance, spaceflight appears to be extremely simple: point your rocket upwards and watch it clear the planet’s atmosphere until it reaches the edge of space. However, as Virgin Galactic is about to demonstrate today (July 11), what appears to be a straightforward…

How to witness Virgin Galactic’s launch today – “the dawn of a new era in space” VIRGIN GALACTIC is preparing to launch its first crewed mission into orbit. Learn how to watch the historic space launch live online right now. Sir Richard Branson, the founder of Virgin, is ready to become the world’s first billionaire to enter space, 16 years after launching his space tourism company. Virgin Galactic is scheduled to launch from New Mexico’s Spaceport America this afternoon, weather permitting (July 11). The Virgin Galactic launch was announced earlier this month with the goal of outrunning Jeff Bezos’ Blue…

Richard Branson lands after Virgin Galactic’s historic spaceflight ‘Touchdown!’ With the launch of tech mogul and billionaire Richard Branson into space today, VIRGIN GALACTIC has made spaceflight history. This webpage will keep you up to date on the mission’s progress. Virgin Galactic’s first fully crewed suborbital space flight has taken off. At 3.40 p.m. BST, the space tourism firm launched from New Mexico’s famed Spaceport America. More crucially, business billionaire and Virgin mogul Sir Richard Branson will be one of the six individuals onboard the VSS Unity spacecraft today, earning his astronaut wings. Sir Richard, 70, has surpassed renowned NASA…

Richard Branson becomes an astronaut at the age of 70, a “once in a lifetime” experience. Today, VIRGIN GALACTIC achieved history as the first space tourism business to successfully launch a crew of four people and two pilots into space. Today, Sir Richard Branson, the Virgin empire’s business leader, became the second-oldest person to travel into space (July 11). Sir Richard, 70, and a crew of three flight specialists took off from Virgin Galactic’s headquarters of operations in New Mexico, reaching a height of more than 50 miles. “What a wonderful take off,” a launch commentator at the site shouted…

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