Archive for January 14th, 2017:

Inside the secret lives of polar bears

A camera attached to the neck of a female polar bear shows two bears breaking through ice sheets to hunt for prey. The US Geological Survey hopes the camera will help researchers better understand how the animals are responding to declining sea ice levels. Footage courtesy of US Geographical Survey Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-38582653

SpaceX rocket successfully lifts off

The SpaceX company has successfully launched a rocket, its first mission since one of its vehicles exploded in September. The unmanned Falcon 9 rocket took off from Vandenberg Air Force Base on the California coast. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-38624812

SpaceX returns to flight with Falcon 9 rocket launch

Media captionSpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off The American SpaceX rocket company has resumed flights, launching a Falcon 9 vehicle from the Vandenberg Air Force Base on the California coast. It is the first mission by the company since one of its vehicles exploded on the launch pad in September. The return to operations sees

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