The rocket Long March 5B Y2, launched on 29 April which transported the space module Tianhe, lost control and can fall anywhere on Earth.
China launched the main module Tianhe, to build its own space station. Initiating a series of launches that will go until late 2022.
The Ingenuity helicopter of NASA’s Mars 2020 mission, flew with success at the Red Planet. Becoming the first aircraft to fly on another planet.
A new formula for white paint got a reflectivity record, allowing to save energy with air conditioner and improve thermal isolation.
Finally was found an explanation for the dark spots on Mars’ south pole, known as “spiders”.
Three different atomic clocks made an ultraprecise comparison measure, within a quadrillionth of 1%, an advance in the new definition of a second.
The Antikythera mechanism was built more than 2000 years ago, considered the first analog computer, was recreated by researchers of UCL.
The IceCube Neutrino Observatory, in Antarctica, detected an antimatter particle with highest energy ever registered. This event was predicted in 1960.
Research from Australian National University confirmed the existence of a core inside Earth’s inner core.
The Amazonia-1 is the first Earth observation satellite totally developed in Brazil. Its mission is to detect and monitor deforestation in the Amazon.