Next Gen Falcon 9

SpaceX news: Only mother nature could delay Falcon 9 launch

SpaceX is going to launch its Falcon 9 rocket on Monday, carrying 10  Iridium communication satellites. The spacecraft will lift off at 1:22 p.m...
NASA spots two unidentified objects heading toward the Earth

NASA spots two unidentified objects heading toward the Earth

A few months ago, the NASA released a report saying the agency had spotted two unidentified massive objects traveling in Earth's direction. The specialists said one...
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Astronauts do the mannequin challenge in zero gravity

European astronauts took the mannequin challenge to a whole new level. Big was the surprise this Thursday when European Space Agency astronaut Thomas Pesquet...
Comet 45P/Honda-Mrkos-Pajdusakova Information

Comet 45P will decorate the night sky on New Year’s Eve

2016 will have its own personal farewell, as a comet that travels around the solar system will be visible shortly after the sunset of...
Earth and Mars compared

NASA’s Curiosity news: Mars sustained life for millions of years

Data collected from the Curiosity rover suggest Mars was capable of sustaining life in the past for periods that could span tens or hundreds of...

NASA to double data rates of the Space Network for the...

On Tuesday, NASA announced it would launch an initiative to upgrade the communications systems of the Space Network. The new Network will be able...

How are the world’s space agencies preparing for Mars Mission?

Space agencies around the world like NASA, the ESA, Roscosmos, and Mars One announced their plans to join efforts ahead of future missions to...
SpaceX to resume operations in January.

SpaceX to launch a rocket carrying ten satellites into orbit

On Wednesday morning, SpaceX provided a new update on the state of its September accident, saying the company would resume launch of its rockets...

NASA launches GeoCARB Mission for the measuring of greenhouse gasses

NASA recently announced through a press release their commitment to investigate the natural forces behind climate change via a new mission that will examine...
Salto is the world's best jumping robot.

Meet Salto, the robot that jumps like a ninja

Duncan Haldane and a team of roboticists at Ron Fearing’s Biomimetic Milisystems Lab in UC Berkeley published a paper on Tuesday on Salto, the...

The Lunar Quattro, Audi’s 3D-printed rover for the Moon

Germany – Audi (NASDAQ: AUDVF) announced the company's plans to send an unmanned rover to the moon by late 2017, the Lunar Quattro. The...

NASA and Orbital ATK to develop space tech for future missions

On Tuesday, Orbital ATK announced a new partnership with NASA to develop a Commercial Infrastructure for Robotic Assembly and Services (CIRAS) project in space....

ExoMars gets first images of Mars as ESA aims at more...

On Tuesday, the European Space Agency (ESA) received the first images from ExoMars’ TGO spacecraft. The pictures show incredible detail of Mars' surface features,...
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NASA’s Cassini to explore Saturn rings on mission finale

On Wednesday, November 30, NASA's Cassini spacecraft will begin a series of maneuvers to get close to the rings of Saturn. The so-called ‘Ring-Grazing...

Scientists challenge Einstein’s conclusion on speed of light

A team of physicists hailing from the Imperial College in London and the Perimeter Institute in Canada recently proposed an experiment to test the...

NASA finds water deposit on Mars, the size of Lake Superior

Researchers using the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter found an ice deposit hidden beneath the surface of Mars, a report published by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory...

NASA’s Peggy Whitson arrives at ISS, becomes oldest female astronaut

On Saturday, the Soyuz capsule carrying the astronauts Oleg Novitskiy, Thomas Pesquet, and Peggy Whitson arrived and docked at the International Space Station. With...

SpaceX is testing the fuel tank of the Mars Colony spacecraft

SpaceX has not forgotten about the Mars Colony after the Falcon 9 explosion at Cape Canaveral. The company successfully tested a prototype of the...

Donald Trump to boost the US Space Program

President-elect Donald J. Trump has not taken office yet, but people are already wondering what his presidency will be like. While most worry about...
November's supermoon information.

What is a super moon, and why is it special in...

Next Monday, astronomy enthusiasts around the world will be able to witness November's full moon, which like its October predecessor, will occur at a...

Opportunity Mars Rover set for last missions to find water

NASA’s Opportunity Mars Rover is ready for the last two years of its mission after it spent the month of October studying the rich...

NASA’s ASAP warns about SpaceX’s unusual fueling procedures

Today, NASA’s Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel (ASAP) warned about SpaceX’s special fueling procedures. Unlike other aerospace companies, SpaceX plans to fuel its Crew Dragon...

Western Antarctica glaciers are swiming on hot water and melting faster...

New studies reveal West Antarctica is melting faster than ever, making it difficult for the glacier to replenish itself. Scientists from the University of California...
International Space Stations receives cargo shipment from NASA

International Space Stations receives cargo shipment from NASA

October 23rd, Sunday morning, the International Space Station (ISS) received a shipment of more than 5,100 lbs (about two tons) of supplies and technical...