NASA should beware of critical race theory

Since NASA announced, “Fairness of the mission”, the more conservative media have warned against corruption of the space agency through identity politics. The National Review, for example, suggests that Mission Equity is “is not to explore space, to land on Mars, or to advance human understanding of the cosmos, but …

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Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin aims for bigger space goals

Jeff Bezos’ plans for space go well beyond his short trip there on Tuesday. Amazon.com Inc. AMZN -1.59% founder has poured billions into his space company Blue Origin LLC over more than two decades, believing that humanity must eventually establish outposts across the solar system. More immediately, Mr. Bezos’ company …

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Five amazing ways NASA is helping shark conservation

A spotted whale shark swimming in the ocean. Credits: NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center with footage of Alexpunker via Motion Array and Tom Cook. While scientists from our partner institutions focus directly on shark conservation, NASA’s Earth observation satellites collect key information about shark habitat – the ocean. NASA satellites …

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