A top U.S. Air Force official told members of a Senate hearing that the United States should strongly consider ending its reliance on using Russian-built rocket engines for the launching of its military satellites.
The Advanced Instrumentation and Technology Centre (AITC) at The Australian National University (ANU) has been completed. The AITC will build space instruments and satellites for the needs of Australia.
U.S. government workers cleaning out an old storage room accidently found six glass vials of freeze-dried smallpox virus that had been forgotten about for half a century. The CDC will investigate to find out if these smallpox virus samples are alive or dead.
Not-for-profit organisation The Improvement Foundation and technology partner OBS have won the South Australian iAward in the Health category, with a solution developed for the Western Australian Department of Health.