Webb telescope makes another discovery on faraway exoplanet

Webb telescope makes another discovery on faraway exoplanet

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — The James Webb Space Telescope has captured a detailed molecular and chemical portrait of a faraway planet’s skies, scoring another first for the exoplanet science community. WASP-39b, otherwise known as Bocaprins, can be … Read more

Artemis I mission launches in historic leap forward for NASA’s moon program

Artemis I mission launches in historic leap forward for NASA's moon program

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — The historic Artemis I mission took flight in the early hours of Wednesday morning after months of anticipation. The milestone event kicked off a journey that will send an uncrewed spacecraft around the … Read more

ISS: American spacewalkers Cassada and Rubio venture outside the space station

ISS: American spacewalkers Cassada and Rubio venture outside the space station

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — Things are about to get busy on the International Space Station as the first in a series of end-of-the-year spacewalks kicked off Tuesday morning. First-time spacewalkers and NASA astronauts Josh Cassada and Frank … Read more

CIA Director Bill Burns meeting with Russian counterpart Monday

CIA Director Bill Burns meeting with Russian counterpart Monday

CNN — CIA Director Bill Burns met with his Russian intelligence counterpart, Sergey Naryshkin, in Ankara Monday as part of an ongoing effort by the US to “communicate with Russia on managing risk” and to discuss the cases of “unjustly detained US citizens,” a National Security Council spokesperson tells CNN. “We have been very open … Read more

Texas air show: 2 vintage military aircraft collide midair in Dallas. Here are the latest developments

Texas air show: 2 vintage military aircraft collide midair in Dallas.  Here are the latest developments

CNN — Two World War II-era military planes collided in midair and crashed at Dallas Executive Airport during an airshow Saturday afternoon, killing all on board. More than 40 fire rescue units responded to the scene after the two vintage planes – a Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress and a Bell P-63 Kingcobra – went down … Read more

Texas: Vintage military aircraft collide mid-air at Dallas air show

Texas: Vintage military aircraft collide mid-air at Dallas air show

CNN — A Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress and a Bell P-63 Kingcobra collided and crashed at the Wings Over Dallas airshow around 1:20 pm on Saturday, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. Authorities responded to the incident at Dallas Executive Airport, Jason Evans with Dallas Fire-Rescue told CNN on Saturday. The number of casualties in … Read more

NASA still targets Artemis I launch next week post-hurricane

NASA still targets Artemis I launch next week post-hurricane

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — The Artemis I mission team will attempt to get the mega moon rocket off the ground again next week, even though it endured hurricane-force winds and incurred minor damage at the launchpad due … Read more

Heat shield that could land humans on Mars hitches ride to space

Heat shield that could land humans on Mars hitches ride to space

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — When a polar satellite designed to improve weather forecasting launched early Thursday, an experimental heat shield tagged along. It could land humans on Mars. The two separate missions both launched aboard a United … Read more

Artemis I: NASA’s mega moon rocket is back on the launchpad for next launch attempt

Artemis I: NASA's mega moon rocket is back on the launchpad for next launch attempt

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — The hulking rocket at the heart of NASA’s plans to return humans to the moon arrived at the launchpad Friday morning as the space agency gears up for another attempt to get the … Read more

The ‘recession cure’ divides economists

The 'recession cure' divides economists

New York CNN Business — The US economy is on a knife’s edge, potentially already in a recession after a second quarter of shrinking activity. But indicators are mixed, fueling uncertainty about the way forward. At the core of the debate among economists and policymakers is a fundamental question with massive implications for America’s future: … Read more