Lion-hunting legal in Africa despite concern

...Cecil, the Zimbabwean lion that was killed, was wearing a satellite collar installed by the Wildlife Conservation Research Unit...said the unit has tracked the movements of over 100 lions by satellite.Prince Mupazviriho, permanent secretary in Zimbabwe's...
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Wing part could help solve MH370 mystery

...plane has raised concerns worldwide about whether airliners should be required to transmit their locations continually via satellite, especially when flying long distances over the ocean."It's the first real evidence that there is a possibility that...
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Rocks from space in Alaska backcountry

...torch of light in the cold daytime sky.That afternoon, satellites detected a meteoric fireball headed toward Earth. An hit Earth.The Alaska meteorite was first seen by the satellites that orbit Earth monitoring for nuclear weapon explosions...
Little known 1 year after airliner shot down

...miles)" from the Malaysia Airlines jet.The latter theory was revisited a few months later when state television released a satellite photograph that it claimed showed that a Ukrainian fighter jet shot down MH17. The photo purportedly came from a little-known...
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Transmission line planned for Air Force station Air Station is 78 miles southwest of Fairbanks near Anderson. The station operates radar antennas that track satellites and provide early warning of an intercontinental missile attack.The station was built in 1961 and since then has generated...
Air Force mystery space plane poised for launch today

...Force researchers want to check design modifications to ion thrusters already flying on some advanced military communication satellites.Today's liftoff of the Atlas V rocket is scheduled for 11:05 a.m.___Online:Air Force: http://www.patrick...
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Slack Tide: Mother's Day: It's more than Capri pants and guilt

...except with free public healthcare.As an alternative to the holiday's bald-faced capitalism, the Soviet Union and its satellites celebrated the more socialist-friendly "International Women's Day," which I'm guessing they observed by listening...
A big night in the arts

...night would easily be bright enough to be seen by passing satellites in space.The Governor's Awards for the Arts and Humanities...Western Civilization.In November, Colberg helped set up a satellite program for the Palmer-based college in Talkeetna, about...
Arctic sea ice maximum may reach record low in satellite era

...National Snow and Ice Data Center.Using satellite measurements, the center based at the...any other year's winter maximum since satellite measurements began in 1979, the of the ice," he said.Winter satellite measurements are not as significant as...
Now comes the SpaceX rocket whodunit

...station as early as December 2017.In the meantime, Sunday's accident has postponed the SpaceX launch of a sea-measuring satellite for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration scheduled for early August, according to NOAA spokesman John Leslie...
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