The capsule splashed into the Pacific less than six hours following its station departure.
New footage shows construction on what will be the world's largest battery factory.
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Germany, France and Italy see the project as a way to strengthen defense cooperation.
In the 1990s, a team started studying a family of materials called ceramic matrix composites.
The man was detained for flying a small drone just north of the White House.
Pilots André Borschberg and Bertrand Piccard set off from China for Hawaii.
Dow Chemical hopes drones could eventually provide crucial safety services at its plants and take employees out of harm's way.
The nation's first unmanned aircraft business park currently under construction in North Dakota has a second major defense contractor interested in setting up shop.
Even those with a fear of heights can appreciate the magnificent photographs of wind-swept dunes, craggy mountains, lush fields and everything in between.
The Crew Dragon simultaneously fired its eight SuperDraco engines at 9 a.m. EDT and leapt off a specially built platform at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station’s Space Launch Complex 40 in Florida.
The 787 is made with lightweight carbon material and other advances to improve fuel efficiency. The interiors feature larger windows and mood lighting.
Many industries question: Is it worth investing in the controversial technology?
"The FAA is taking an important step forward to helping more industries in the U.S. realize the benefits (drone) technology has to offer," said Brian Wynne, president and CEO of the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International.
The aircraft will climb to the altitude of Mount Everest, almost 9,000 meters (29,500 feet), during the day to get more sunlight, recharge the batteries and store more energy. At nighttime, the plane will fly lower, at a minimum of 1,000 meters (3,000 feet).
This site and others that allow crews to mimic interplanetary missions are helping to raise buzz about Mars to an all-time high as advancements in science and engineering convince space enthusiasts that the 140-million-mile trip is a realistic possibility in this century.
This launch is particularly exciting to the public, because Blue Origin’s primary goal is to commercialize space travel and make it available to more adventurous tourists.
SpaceX and Blue Origin are among several U.S. companies engaged in the private space business. Both have lofty aspirations: launching a new era of commercial space operations, in part by cutting costs through reusable rockets.
The 787, which Boeing Co. calls the Dreamliner, is made largely from lightweight carbon material to save on fuel. The planemaker disclosed this week that it is still losing money on the jet but hopes to begin breaking even on each delivery later this year.
Like motorists, airlines have been saving money at the pump since oil prices began plunging last summer. Even with a recent increase, the spot price of jet fuel is down 40 percent since September.
The USPS plans to issue a request for proposals from the finalists next month, then award contracts to build prototype vehicles.
"Hubble has become part of our culture — very much," said NASA's science mission chief, John Grunsfeld, a former astronaut who flew on the final three Hubble repair missions.
Drones equipped with cameras could enable workers to see developments in real time and help find survivors, deliver supplies, track flooding or other dangers and inform decisions about where to establish relief operations on the ground.
Japan's space program has achieved some breakthroughs on a shoestring budget, crimped during years of economic stagnation, but has focused in the past mainly on small scientific projects.
Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti captured the Dragon capsule, which arrived three days after its Florida launch, with the help of a giant robot arm.
In an impressively close call, the Falcon 9 planted successfully on the barge but tipped over after making contact.
Varley Group is one of Australia’s oldest engineering companies with a reputation worthy of its tenure. Recently, they’ve begun to establish a substantial presence in the U.S. through their subsidiary, Varley USA.
The marketing shift could help alter the public perception of drones, which have sparked safety and privacy concerns and share a name with the military's infamous unmanned attack planes.
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