“The whole world saw this mission, and we are so, so proud of everything you have done for our country and, in fact, to inspire the world,” NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said in a call from Mission Control in Houston
Over the next 19 hours Crew Dragon will execute a series of burns to keep raising its orbit until it is in line with the International Space Station. There will be five major burns before the final approach
“Remarkable navigation and endurance. And now he has no time to waste as he needs to set up his territory, defending it from competing males and mate with as many females as possible!”
Word finally came down that the atmosphere was so electrically charged that the spacecraft with NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken aboard was in danger of getting hit by a bolt of lightning.
US President Donald Trump, who said he took a course of hydroxychloroquine, and Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro have both heavily touted the drug's effectiveness against coronavirus.
"Our analysis shows that having sufficient vitamin D might be as high as cutting the mortality rate in half," said Vadim Backman, the Walter Dill Scott Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Northwestern University
Behnken and Hurley will be the first US astronauts to fly to the ISS aboard an American spacecraft launched from US soil since the retirement of the Space Shuttle Program in 2011
Gemini Observatory's images are part of a multi-year joint observing program with the Hubble Space Telescope in support of NASA’s Juno mission
“We are exploring the idea that getting up and moving more helps to reduce inflammation in the body, which can benefit both physical and mental health,” Professor David Dunstan said
“Women have stronger adaptive immune responses and die less of infectious disease their entire lives, starting from infant mortality,” said Jennifer Beam Dowd, a professor at the University of Oxford