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  1. FILE PHOTO: Amazon and Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos addresses the media about the New Shepard roc

    Bezos and crewmates prepare for inaugural Blue Origin space flight

    Billionaire American businessman Jeff Bezos and his three crewmates are engaging in a crash course of training on Sunday in preparation for his ...
  2. China's lunar exploration program Chang'e-5 Mission exhibition at National Museum in Beij

    Chinese spacecraft returns to Earth after inaugural flight

    A Chinese spacecraft capable of flying to the edge of the atmosphere took off and returned to Earth on the same day in what China said was a big ...
  3. Virgin Galactic Branson

    Virgin Galactic billionaire Richard Branson reaches space in his own ship

    Swashbuckling billionaire Richard Branson hurtled into space aboard his own winged rocket ship on Sunday (Jul 11), bringing astro-tourism a step ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Downtown Los Angeles is seen behind a tree burned by wildfire before expected heavy rai

    Carbon dioxide in the air at highest level since measurements began

    Despite a massive reduction in commuting and in many commercial activities during the early months of the pandemic, the amount of carbon in ...
  5. Farmland beside rainforest

    Nearly a fifth of Earth's surface transformed since 1960

    Whether it's turning forests into cropland or savannah into pastures, humanity has repurposed land over the last 60 years equivalent in area to ...
  6. T Rex Billions

    About 2.5 billion T-Rex roamed Earth but not at once: Study

    One Tyrannosaurus rex seems scary enough. Now picture 2.5 billion of them. That’s how many of the fierce dinosaur king probably roamed Earth over ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: U.S. space tourist Garriott speaks during a news conference at Star City outside Moscow

    Space and sea explorer dives to deepest point on Earth

    Space and sea explorer Richard Garriott is the first person in the world to have explored the North Pole, the South Pole, flown to the ...
  8. NASA’s Perseverance Mars rover is seen where it landed in Jezero Crater on Mars

    Mars on Earth: Turkish lake may hold clues to ancient life on planet

    As NASA's rover Perseverance explores the surface of Mars, scientists hunting for signs of ancient life on the distant planet are using data ...
  9. The surface of the newly discovered exoplanet called Gliese 486b, a type of planet known as a &quot

    Alien 'super-Earth' may offer clues about atmospheres on distant worlds

    Scientists have spotted a planet orbiting a star relatively near our solar system that may offer a prime opportunity to study the atmosphere of a ...