SpaceX shows off its huge dome window on Dragon for private Inspiration4 spaceflight

The four astronauts poised to launch on first-ever all-civilian SpaceX mission this month will have one heck of a view once they reach orbit.

When the crew of Inspiration4 (as the mission is called) launches on a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft on Sept. 15, their capsule will carry a huge glass dome in place of a docking port to offer the ultimate window on the world. Now, we have a clear idea of what that view may be like.



Source link

Latest

Charges linking Bill Spedding to William Tyrrell were ‘malicious’

NSW Police maliciously pursued washing machine repairman Bill Spedding...

Two new books show how sexism still pervades astronomy

Becoming an astronomer might seem straightforward. An awe of...

The slings and arrows of advocate Malesela Teffo’s outrageous fortunes

The statements and conduct of advocate Malesela Teffo in...

Lawsuit alleges CIA got phone contents from Assange visitors

Two lawyers and two journalists are suing the CIA,...

Two new books show how sexism still pervades astronomy

Becoming an astronomer might seem straightforward. An awe of the night sky sparks a child to someday study astronomy in school, eventually leading to...

Australian Scientists Hope To ‘De-Extinct’ Tasmanian Tiger In Next 10 Years

Researchers in Australia hope to see the extinct Tasmania tiger, or thylacine, roaming the wildness sometime in the next decade after partnering with a...

NASA’s Artemis 1 megarocket rolls back to launch pad for moon mission

NASA's Artemis 1 moon rocket headed back to the launch pad Tuesday night (Aug. 19) to take a step closer to a landmark lunar...