SpaceX Launches 60 Little Satellites, With Many More To ComeAll 60 flat-panel satellites were deployed and online a few hundred miles (kilometers) above Earth. Each weighs 500 pounds (227 kilograms) and has a single solar panel and a krypton-powered thruster for raising and maintaining altitude. The satellites have the capability of automatically dodging sizable pieces of space junk.
World's Largest Falcon Species, Gyrfalcon, Spotted In Chicago AreaChicago's hosting an extremely rare visitor which is good for bird watchers but tough on other birds, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Senior High-Rise Plays Host To Baby FalconFor decades, the falcon population in the United States dropped dramatically because of the insecticide DDT. But now there are more than 20 pairs in Illinois.