Sebastien Clarke

November 29, 2013

Did part of Comet ISON survive its close encounter with a sun? Scientists say it ‘continues to surprise’

STOCKHOLM, Sweden — Scientists were studying spacecraft images Friday to find out whether a small part of Comet ISON survived its close encounter with the sun. […]
November 29, 2013

Latest SpaceX launch — to put satellite into orbit — called off

SpaceX scrapped the launch of its Falcon 9 rocket at the last minute Thursday, calling it off for the second time in three days. “We called […]
November 28, 2013

Ison: Critical time for ‘comet of the century’

Astronomers are anxiously waiting to see if a comet survives its encounter with the Sun. Comet Ison will reach its closest approach to our star at […]
November 28, 2013

Montreal mystery meteorite explained by Chris Hadfield

Retired astronaut Chris Hadfield was in CBC Montreal‘s studios Wednesday to talk about his new book, An Astronaut‘s Guide To Life On Earth and the meteorite that reportedly […]
November 27, 2013

Curiosity Back to Dominating Mars After Hiccup

It’s hard being a robot exploring another world, as NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory has proven this month. On Nov. 17, mission managers of the six-wheeled rover […]
November 26, 2013

First person to complete NASA’s Passport Program is Astronaut.coms friend Alyssa Carson

Astronaut.com’s first article on our 12-year old friend Alyssa Carson detailed the efforts she has taken to date in her dream to become an astronaut and […]
November 26, 2013

SpaceX 1st commercial satellite launch postponed

The launch of an unmanned Falcon 9 rocket developed by Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, that was poised to enter the commercial satellite market on Monday, […]
November 25, 2013

SpaceX Falcon aims for telecoms market with SES-8 launch

The US SpaceX company will make its play on Monday to grab a big slice of the market for launching the world’s TV and telecoms satellites. […]
November 23, 2013

For the first time you can watch the Earth spin from Your Browser

You might not have hundreds of thousands of dollars for a seat on Richard Branson’s private shuttle, but one enterprising outfit is about to offer the […]