He’d only meant to poke the damn thing, he hadn’t expected it to… swallow him? Whatever it did, now he was stuck inside with that weird metallic smell and those glistening sticky walls. 465 more words
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It’s a Hollywood sci-fi fantasy that has long eluded the Pentagon: a flying “mothership” that launches smaller aircraft.
The Pentagon’s research agency put out a request to industry this month to outline how a large cargo plane could release drones to spy on or attack an enemy and then return to the flying aircraft carrier. 644 more words
(Reuters) – A pioneering robotic spacecraft shut down on Saturday after radioing results of its first and probably last batch of scientific experiments from the surface of a comet, scientists said. 167 more words