The mysterious Cohoke Light floats along a stretch of railroad track that passes through a swampy forest in eastern Virginia. For generations, the light has thrilled and puzzled residents.
NASA’s Wallops facility in Virginia will launch a sounding rocket to deploy “vapor tracers” to study unseen movements in the atmosphere.
Freshwater jellyfish? Many people may not even know such things exist. Yet people have reported them in almost every state in the U.S., and in countries worldwide.
Earth’s atmosphere is a fluid habitat, like the ocean. Objects moving through the sky resemble marine invertebrates in at least ten major ways…
Scott Carpenter was one of the seven original Mercury astronauts. He flew the second earth orbital mission for the United States in the capsule Aurora 7 on May 24, 1962.