European Space Agency Weighs Future of Philae

European Space Agency Weighs Future of Philae

After launching the world’s first man-made object to land on an orbiting comet, the European Space Agency’s comet lander, Philae, has lost battery power causing astronomers to weigh its future. Running on the energy of the sun, the batteries of the comet probe drained completely soon after midnight on Friday. Speaking from the European Space […]

Plane Crash Near New York and Pilot Survives, Police Say

Plane Crash Near New York and Pilot Survives, Police Say

Police say an airplane headed to Montgomery, NY suffered a major power outage and crashed, leaving the pilot with minor injuries, but still alive. The pilot, Shirley Onacilla, was flying from Groton/New London Airport in a 1975 Beech F33A Bonanza. Jeremiah Dunn, a police Sergeant in nearby Clinton was the first officer to respond to the […]