Sebastien Clarke

January 11, 2014

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo reaches record height in latest test

Space tourism company Virgin Galactic sent its SpaceShipTwo reusable space vehicle to new heights on Friday, blasting the craft nearly 13.5 miles into the air and […]
January 11, 2014

Mars Rover Curiosity Spotted From Space

New photos by a sharp-eyed NASA Mars orbiter shows the space agency’s Curiosity rover trundling across the Red Planet, on its way to the base of […]
January 11, 2014

NASA warns of 'potentially hazardous' asteroid

A new, “potentially hazardous” asteroid has been discovered by one of NASA’s recently reactivated spacecraft – and it’s headed in Earth’s direction. The new asteroid, called […]
January 10, 2014

Black hole's 'big meal' could spark fireworks

Astronomers are getting ready for their best ever glimpse of the mysterious black hole at the heart of our galaxy. “Fireworks” will flare if it gobbles […]
January 9, 2014

International Space Station Operations Extended to 2024

NASA announced today that the Obama administration has approved NASA’s request for an extension of operations for the International Space Station for an additional four years […]
January 8, 2014

Cygnus cargo spaceship gets ready to take wing from chilly East Coast

WALLOPS ISLAND, Va. — A commercial spacecraft bound for the International Space Station is cleared to launch from Virginia’s frigid Eastern Shore Wednesday, beginning a milestone delivery […]
January 7, 2014

SpaceX launches Thai satellite into orbit

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX‘s Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Monday to put a commercial communications spacecraft into orbit […]
January 6, 2014

Astronauts Work to Make Water That Burns

Here on Earth we can use water to put out most fires, both because it helps prevent easy contact with oxygen in the air and reduces […]
January 5, 2014

NASA to send another rover to Mars in 2020: Chief scientist

CHENNAI: After the success of Mars orbiter rover ‘Curiosity‘, NASA would send another rover to the red planet by 2020 to explore “biosignatures” on Mars, a top scientist […]