Science n Space News

NASA's Artemis 1 moon mission, 1st flight of new megarocket, won't launch until May

An April launch is no longer possible for Artemis 1, which will send an uncrewed Orion capsule around the moon using a huge Space Launch System megarocket.

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Biggest bacterium ever discovered amazes scientists with its complexity

Scientists discovered an absolutely massive bacterium that can be seen without the aid of a microscope and lurks among the mangroves of Grande-Terre in the Caribbean.

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What would happen if Russia bombed Chernobyl?

Russian troops have captured the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, which still contains nuclear waste that could pose a threat to the surrounding area.

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Cheetahs: Earth's fastest land animals

Cheetahs are unique members of the big cat family, with bodies built for acceleration and short bursts of incredible speed.

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