NASA’s MAVEN satellite avoids collision with Martian moon

On Tuesday, the team responsible for NASA’s MAVEN spacecraft announced they had to perform an emergency maneuver to steer clear of Phobos, one of...
SpaceX will start sending tourists to the moon in 2018.

SpaceX expects to launch Moon tourism program by 2018

On Monday, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk announced two aspiring space travelers approached the company to take a trip to the Moon in 2018. The...
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Scientists say nuclear reactors could solve energy crisis

The world is nearing an impending future in which our efforts to meet energy demands may not be enough. As the world looks at...
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Things you must know about TRAPPIST-1

TRAPPIST-1 is a planetary system named after the TRAnsiting Planets and PlanetesImals Small Telescope which astronomers used to discover it. It is located 39 light...
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Scientists worry Trump’s policies will stall progress

The Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) is taking place this weekend, and thousands of scientists will rally...
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Scientists unveil a $500 billion plan to refreeze the Arctic

A group of scientists from Arizona State University has devised a solution to put a stop to Arctic ice melting: refreeze it using wind-powered...
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India holds the record of most satellites in a rocket launch

India has surpassed Russia and all of the other countries in the space race by putting 104 satellites into orbit at once. The launch...
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Polymethylpentene wrap keep things cool even in sunny days

A team of researchers led by Xiaobo Yin, a materials scientist at the University of Colorado, have created a plastic film capable of freezing...
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See the Snow Moon, a penumbral eclipse & comet 45P on...

Those who enjoy watching the various events that take place in the night sky will have quite a party on Friday night when a...
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The Moon will crash into Earth, but it’s OK, scientists say

A recent discovery by scientists at the University of Idaho predicts that the Moon will crash into Earth in a collision brought by a...