Eric Mack, CNET

Eric Mack

CNET

New Mexico, United States

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Recent:
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  • Forbes
Past:
  • CBS News
  • Inc.com
  • New Atlas
  • Gizmag

Recent articles by Eric:

How to watch SpaceX launch NASA astronauts to orbit on the Crew-3 mission

No tricks are expected for this Halloween launch. → Read More

Astronomers eye 'giant space volcano' comet spewing 'cryomagma'

The comet is about as weird as one can get and is currently more active than it's been in decades. → Read More

Mysterious signal from nearest exoplanet has been deciphered by alien hunters

Breakthrough Listen scientists took a closer look at data picked up when they pointed a high-powered telescope at Proxima Centauri -- and it wasn't aliens. → Read More

Alien hunters have an update on a mysterious signal from the nearest exoplanet

Breakthrough Listen scientists took a closer look at data picked up when they pointed a high-powered telescope at Proxima Centauri. → Read More

Failed Russian satellite becomes blazing fireball over the US and Canada

The spacecraft didn't make it to orbit and went out in a blaze of glory instead. → Read More

This week in Elizabeth Holmes' Theranos trial: Pfizer said, 'No thanks.'

Also: A third juror has been released from duty by Judge Edward Davila, with dozens more witnesses still expected to testify in the coming weeks and months. → Read More

Failed Russian satellite crashes back to Earth over the US and Canada

The spacecraft didn't make it to orbit and went out in a blaze of glory instead. → Read More

Fireball that burned up over US and Canada was a failed Russian satellite

The spacecraft didn't make it to orbit and went out in a blaze of glory instead. → Read More

Orionid meteor shower 2021 is peaking: How to watch space rocks sizzle

Blazingly fast-moving hunks of space dust and gravel are burning up overhead right now. → Read More

Rocket Lab will recover the booster from its next launch using a helicopter

The small satellite launch company is following in the footsteps of SpaceX when it comes to reusing its hardware. → Read More

Orionid meteor shower about to peak: How to watch space rocks sizzle

Blazingly fast-moving hunks of space dust and gravel are burning up overhead right now. → Read More

Orionid meteor shower: How to see bits of Halley's Comet burn up this week

Blazingly fast-moving hunks of space dust and gravel are burning up overhead right now. → Read More

See bits of Halley's Comet burn up during the Orionid meteor shower this week

Blazingly fast-moving hunks of space dust and gravel are burning up overhead right now. → Read More

SpaceX Starship proposal draws vocal public support, some criticism in FAA hearing

The US government is collecting public comment on an environmental review of the company's launch program at Boca Chica. → Read More

Russian director and movie star return to Earth from film shoot in space

The film titled Challenge is set to be the first full-length feature partially shot in orbit. → Read More

Meteorite crashes through roof and lands on woman's bed

A British Columbia woman receives a rude awakening. → Read More

Meteorite slams through roof and lands next to sleeping woman

A British Columbia woman receives a rude awakening. → Read More

'Something unbelievable': See William Shatner get emotional about trip to space

"Everyone in the world needs to do this," Shatner told Blue Origin founder, Jeff Bezos. → Read More

This week in Elizabeth Holmes' Theranos trial: Safeway and Walgreens testify

Two jurors have already been dismissed, and dozens more witnesses are still expected to testify in the coming weeks and months. → Read More

Watch an awestruck William Shatner get emotional about trip to space

Captain Kirk spent a lifetime in space. The real Shatner visited for just a few minutes on Wednesday, and he made it clear which experience was more impactful. → Read More