The Experimental Aircraft Association's Air Venture's annual gathering saw the first public viewing of the plane that will allow Sir Richard Branson's spaceship take to flight.
The twin-fuselage plane, WhiteKnightTwo, is the platform that will lift Virgin Galactics SpaceShipTwo into the atmosphere. When it reaches 50,000 feet, Branson's spaceship detaches and rockets into space at four times the speed of sound.
It can carry six passengers who would experience five minutes of weightlessness over a two and half hour journey and be able get a glimpse of the Earth from space for around £120,000 each.
Virgin Galactic has already taken 300 reservations but a launch date is yet to be confirmed.
Fragile golden and silver scrolls believed to be “spells” to invoke good or evil spirits were unearthed with ancient skeleton in Serbia.
Stress of moving house can help boost memory, a recent research has found.
The prenup house, made of carbon fibre elements and semi-transparent wooden layer, can be split in two if marriage doesn’t work.
De-extinction of mammoths through DNA sequencing and genome editing can help restore the grassland system, scientists have claimed.
Faraday cage wetsuit prevents sharks from detecting tiny electrical signals from divers’ muscles.
In 30 years, humans will be able to upload their entire minds to computers and become digitally immortal, Google has predicted
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