#Aurora

.Virginia Beach, VA, USA
Natural auroras are visible in northern parts of Europe. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • The launch is part of an experiment being conducted by NASA
  • The rocket will release barium vapour in the atmosphere
  • The visuals are not likely to be seen beyond the coast of Virginia

.San Francisco, CA, USA
Aurora is startup which has been backed by Amazon and South Korean carmaker Hyundai, among others. (Representative Image: Unsplash)

  • Uber will invest $400 million in Aurora to merge the teams from both firms
  • Uber swapping the self-driving unit for a stake in Aurora Innovation
  • Uber chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi is joining the Aurora board of directors