Credit: Futurism - Published 11 hours ago New Heights Virgin Galactic’s supersonic space plane, the VSS Unity, took off on its fifth test flight today. Mothership WhiteKnightTwo released the suborbital space plane at around 44,000 feet — and VSS Unity reached a new maximum altitude of 55.85 miles (89.9km.) The second generation.. »more
Actor Arrested Data from Uber helped land actor Jussie Smollett in jail. On Wednesday, Chicago police officially charged Smollett, an actor with a role on the hit Fox series “Empire,” with filing a false police report, a felony crime. The next day, Smollett turned himself in to authorities, and..
Deadly Deer “Zombie deer disease” is spreading across the globe. Known more formally as chronic wasting disease (CWD), the infection eats away at the brains of deer, elk, and moose. It causes the animals to show signs of dementia, manifesting as difficulty walking and eating, before they..
Total and Saudi Aramco will develop a network of retail fuel stations in Saudi Arabia as equal partners, Saudi Aramco said. The venture starts with an existing network of 270 service stations just acquired from local companies TMC and STC, along with a..
NASA gave its final go-ahead on Friday to billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk's SpaceX company to conduct its first unmanned test flight of a newly designed crew capsule to the International Space Station on March 2.
This week the world bid farewell to Karl Lagerfeld while France hit back at anti-Semitism. FRANCE 24 spoke to a woman who supported her family by living as a man under the Taliban and Venezuela's US envoy, who predicted the army will turn on Maduro.