Spacious and efficient: meeting your flying companion

Spacious and efficient: meeting your flying companion

‘Spacious and efficient’ … a vintage plane is operated by private-jet services firm NetJets. Photograph: Craig Frisby Jake Turpin and Ella Parry are an unlikely couple, married and pilots. But their romance was sparked…

NASA celebrates launch of new exoplanet telescope, dubbed TESS

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NASA celebrates launch of new exoplanet telescope, dubbed TESS

By Andrea Rodriguez, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, or TESS, will search the skies for planets around 200,000 stars, searching for signs of life, solar systems and even for earth-like, rocky…

CNN's Brianna Keilar released from prison in Myanmar

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CNN’s Brianna Keilar released from prison in Myanmar

Brianna Keilar of CNN is headed home to the United States after weeks in prison in Myanmar. The network tweeted Friday afternoon that they had learned Keilar was being sent home after local officials…

Disease drug offers 'decent' hope

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Disease drug offers ‘decent’ hope

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Pfizer say the pill could be used to treat both rheumatoid arthritis and Crohn’s disease A pill that targets the blunted immune system, causing it to be less…