What we know about the Pentagon's mysterious X-37B spaceplane and its record-setting mission


The U.S. military's uncrewed, reusable X-37B space plane just completed its sixth mission after 908 days in orbit.

DC-QNet consortium director shares new details about plans for quantum network testbed


Six government agencies based around Washington, D.C., and two out-of-region affiliates recently launched a new consortium to jointly create — and ultimately connect through — an ultramodern quantum network testbed. However, other organizations, including from the private sector, may also be given the opportunity to conduct innovative experiments with the technology down the line, the organization’s executive director told FedScoop. Through the newly unveiled Washington Metropolitan Quantum Network Research Consortium…