Japan space agency delays H3 rocket flight due to technical issues

TOKYO (Reuters) – The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) said on Friday that it was delaying the maiden flight of its H3 Launch Vehicle rocket, citing a technical problem identified with the new first-stage engine now under development. JAXA said in a statement it would delay the first test flight from the current fiscal year … Read more Japan space agency delays H3 rocket flight due to technical issues

Scientists confounded by new findings on universe’s mysterious dark matter

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Dark matter, mysterious invisible stuff that makes up most of the mass of galaxies including our own Milky Way, is confounding scientists again, with new observations of distant galaxies conflicting with the current understanding of its nature. An undated NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image shows the massive galaxy cluster MACSJ 1206. NASA/ESA/G. … Read more Scientists confounded by new findings on universe’s mysterious dark matter