Deep space exploration

NASA makes a key discovery for the future of deep space exploration – TechCrunch

Max Q is TechCrunch’s weekly space newsletter. Sign up here to receive it every week on Sunday in your inbox. Last week, we unveiled the schedule for the TC: Space sessions for the first time. This is our inaugural event focused on space startups and related technologies, and it takes place on December 16-17. It’s […]

Space force

HASC President: Space Force has bigger worries than having to use Navy ranks

Chairman Adam Smith said Space Force leaders have so far not pushed back against Rep. Crenshaw’s “Starfleet” amendment. WASHINGTON — The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee said Space Force leaders have so far not pushed back against a bill that would require the space service to use the Navy’s reporting structure. Space Force […]

Space force

7 facts about the United States Space Force

On December 20, 2019, Donald Trump signed the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act, creating a sixth branch of the United States military: the United States Space Force (USSF). Reactions were mixed. Proponents heralded the dawn of a brave new era of space power, while critics called it an unnecessary and costly campaign ploy that could […]


Test out a Starfleet rifle in this exclusive behind-the-scenes clip from the ‘Star Trek: Picard’ Blu-ray

The first season of CBS All Access’ “Star Trek: Picard” hits limited-edition Blu-ray, DVD and Steelbook today (October 6) and we’re serving up a behind-the-scenes clip highlighting the cool weapons and accessories created for the “Star Trek” spin-off series. Fortified with the 10 chapters of Picard’s first season, plus the “Star Trek: Short Treks” episode […]