Sebastien Clarke

April 15, 2014

NASA to conduct unprecedented twin experiment

Consider a pair of brothers, identical twins. One gets a job as an astronaut and rockets into space. The other gets a job as an astronaut, […]
April 14, 2014

For 'Cosmos' Host Neil deGrasse Tyson, TV Filming an Otherworldly Experience

NEW YORK — Filming “Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey” was a brand-new experience for the TV show’s host. Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson had made television appearances before […]
April 13, 2014

Nasa orders spacewalk to repair serious computer malfunction at ISS

Nasa orders spacewalk to repair serious computer malfunction at ISS Nasa has ordered spacewalking repairs to fix a serious computer outage at the International Space Station. […]
April 12, 2014

Watch NASA simulate a Mars landing

To make sure the (very expensive) equipment we’re sending to Mars don’t crash into the ground, NASA’s putting its huge supersonic parachutes through a grueling test. Wait, what […]
April 11, 2014

Apollo 11 checklist, Mercury-era spacesuit fetch over $111,000 at NYC auction of space items

NEW YORK, N.Y. – An Apollo 11 lunar surface checklist sheet was among the coveted items sold at a New York City auction of space exploration […]
April 10, 2014

NASA: Human landing on Mars is on track for 2030s

WASHINGTON — A human landing on Mars is still about 20 years away, but NASA’s mission to the Red Planet appears to be steadily moving forward. […]
April 9, 2014

NASA Explains Martian Flash, and It's Not What You Think

A leader of NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover team has offered a couple of explanations for an anomalous bright spot that showed up on pictures from the Red Planet — […]
April 8, 2014

NASA photo captures strange bright light coming out of Mars

A NASA camera on Mars has captured what appears to be artificial light emanating outward from the planet’s surface. The photo, beamed millions of miles from […]
April 7, 2014

'RoboDoc' to the rescue: NASA to send robotic doctor to space

NASA is developing a humanoid robot to perform medical procedures, including surgery, at the International Space Station and even en route to Mars. The robot, which […]