KIC 8462852, Alien hypothesis should be the last resort

KIC 8462852: The alien hypothesis should be the last resort

Unusual brightness changes of the star KIC 8462852 continues to baffle astronomers and scientists alike. They have proposed several hypotheses to explain the mysterious...
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US Air Force launches the GEO-3 to improve missile alert net

The Air Force plans to launch a military satellite this evening and its live streaming the event via YouTube, beginning at 7:26 p.m. EST....
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Moon Express raises enough funds to try to mine the Moon

Moon Express, a private company that wants to mine the Moon, has just raised $20 million and achieved its funding goal to launch its...

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...
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...
Elon Musk's SpaceX plans to start colonizing Mars in 2024

Elon Musk’s SpaceX plans to start colonizing Mars in 2024

Tomorrow, September 27, Elon Musk will unveil SpaceX's plans to colonize Mars at the 67th International Astronautical Congress (IAC). The SpaceX founder, CEO, and...
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Study says smart people tend to like mean jokes

Ulrike Willinger and a team of researchers from the Medical University of Vienna conducted a study to find out whether there is a relation...

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...

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....