SpaceX launches 49 Starlink internet satellites, lands rocket at sea

SpaceX’s Starlink internet megaconstellation keeps growing. A two-stage SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket topped with 49 Starlink satellites lifted off from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida today (Jan. 18) at 9:02 p.m. EST (0203 GMT on Jan. 19). About nine minutes later, the rocket’s first stage came down to Earth for a pinpoint touchdown on … Read more

Ryan Reynolds and Mark Ruffalo’s Netflix movie lands release date

Ryan Reynolds and Mark Ruffalo never starred alongside each other in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but the Deadpool and Hulk stars have joined forces for an altogether different project. The Adam Project, to be precise. Now, over a year after it was first announced, a release date for the Netflix movie has finally been confirmed. … Read more

Review of The Book of Boba Fett 1×01: Stranger in Strange Lands, now available on Disney Plus

We begin our adventure with The Book of Boba Fett following the iconic Star Wars character in his conquest of the criminal empire of Jabba the Hutt. More than a year we have waited since season 2 of The Mandalorian announced in that already mythical post-credits scene the new series of Star Wars Live Action: … Read more

SpaceX launches 53 Starlink internet satellites and lands rocket in foggy flight

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX just launched its second rocket this week, this time carrying a stack of Starlink satellites into orbit in a foggy flight, before sticking a booster landing at sea. The previously-flown Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Space Launch Complex 40 here at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station at 7:19 a.m. … Read more

After Saying He Struggled To Find Acting Gigs, Aladdin’s Mena Massoud Lands Netflix Movie

Guy Ritchie’s live-action remake of Disney’s Aladdin was one of the most successful movies of 2019, scoring over $1 billion in box office dollars over that summer. It introduced audiences to the perfect embodiment of the iconic animated Prince Al, played by Mena Massoud, but the major role didn’t necessarily do a ton for the … Read more

Poly Tech professor lands grant to study 3d printing of jet parts

LAKELAND – A grant awarded to a Florida Polytechnic University professor could mean more and better jet and rocket parts could be 3D-printed in the future. Dr. Sanna Siddiqui, assistant professor of mechanical engineering at Florida Polytechnic, has received nearly $150,000 from the National Science Foundation to lead the efforts focused on 3D-printed, nickel-based metal super-alloy materials used in jet and … Read more

Crew Dragon lands safely, despite one parachute inflating slowly [Updated]

Enlarge / NASA Television of the Crew-2 landing shows three main parachutes deployed, with a fourth one lagging behind. NASA TV 11:30pm ET Monday update: Crew Dragon Endeavour safely splashed down into the Northern Gulf of Mexico on Monday evening, just south of Pensacola, Florida. The water landing capped a successful 199-day mission to the … Read more