- Solar-powered airplane lands in Pennsylvania Updated: May-25-16 8:55 pm
DAYTON, Ohio - A solar-powered airplane has landed in Pennsylvania, about 17 hours after it took off from the Ohio hometown of America aviation pioneers Wilbur and Orville Wright.
- The Latest: Solar-powered airplane lands in Pennsylvania Updated: May-25-16 8:50 pm
DAYTON, Ohio - The Latest on a solar-powered plane's flight from Ohio to Pennsylvania (all times local):
- Wichita State gets $1M to help modernize aerospace building Updated: May-24-16 9:12 am
WICHITA, Kansas - A $1 million gift will help Wichita State University renovate the aerospace engineering building on campus.
- Scientists get money to study astronaut memory Updated: May-23-16 3:33 am
ORLANDO, Florida - Two University of Central Florida professors have been awarded $900,000 to study how astronauts' memory and attention spans change during long missions in space.
- After brief layover in Tulsa, solar plane heading to Ohio Updated: May-20-16 4:07 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - A solar-powered airplane that landed in Oklahoma last week amid its around-the-world journey plans to continue its voyage to Ohio.
- Long-time AP photographer Edward Kolenovsky dies at 87 Updated: May-17-16 8:39 pm
HOUSTON - Edward F. Kolenovsky, who covered the development of the U.S. space program, prize fights and many other major events during a long career as an Associated Press photographer, died Tuesday. He was 87.
- Hyperloop One shows off super-speed propulsion technology Updated: May-11-16 10:08 pm
NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nevada - A low-profile block of aluminum zipped across a short stretch of what looked like railroad tracks Wednesday before crashing into a tuft of sand and sending a small cloud into the clear skies of the desert north of Las Vegas.
- Reception set to honor retiring UND aerospace sciences dean Updated: May-10-16 7:06 pm
GRAND FORKS, North Dakota - A reception is planned to honor the retiring dean of aerospace sciences at the University of North Dakota.
- Boeing innovations: Sometimes lucrative, sometimes a bust Updated: May-08-16 3:05 am
EVERETT, Washington - Austin Ballard steadied himself on a wooden ladder and threaded a cable capped with a tiny camera lens into a cylinder on one of the Boeing 247's engines. With his eyes on the display screen at his side, he guided the camera around the hollow space. He pushed a propeller blade, shifting the cylinder's piston, the Herald reported (http://bit.ly/1TeBNi1).
- Students mix art with science on simulated Mars mission Updated: May-06-16 8:45 pm
GRAND FORKS, North Dakota - Three University of North Dakota graduate students emerged Friday from their simulated space mission to Mars tired, happy and longing for spicy food.
- Public can view solar plane Saturday at Phoenix-area airport Updated: May-05-16 2:10 pm
GOODYEAR, Arizona - A public viewing for the Swiss-made solar-powered plane now pausing in Arizona while making a globe-circling flight will be held Saturday at an airport in a Phoenix suburb.
- After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims Updated: May-04-16 4:56 am
BEIJING - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors.
- Move over drones, driverless cars - unmanned ship up next Updated: May-03-16 9:07 am
SAN DIEGO - It's not only drones and driverless cars that may become the norm someday - ocean-faring ships might also run without captains or crews.
- US military tests world's largest unmanned ship Updated: May-02-16 2:07 pm
SAN DIEGO - The U.S. military is beginning testing on the world's largest unmanned ship - a self-driving 132-foot surface vessel designed to travel thousands of miles out at sea without a single crew member on board.
- Minnesota science museum creating space research kits Updated: Apr-29-16 11:47 am
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The Science Museum of Minnesota has a $14 million contract to help turn NASA's deep wealth of space research into interactive exhibits, activities and other learning experiences.