Sebastien Clarke

October 28, 2013

Bring back Moon missions, says Apollo 13 commander Jim Lovell

Captain Jim Lovell, who led the crew of Apollo 13 to safety after their spacecraft was damaged by an explosion, wants to see the return of […]
October 27, 2013

Chris Hadfield: ‘The universe is right there on the other side’

Imagine sitting at a desk and then suddenly you’re dangling off a cliff, your mind too distracted with amazement to process what just happened. That, according […]
October 26, 2013

What If Earth Was Threatened by An Asteroid Strike?

What If Earth Was Threatened by An Asteroid Strike? Astronaut Panel Brings Up Ideas To Search, Deflect These Threats “If we get hit 20 years from […]
October 25, 2013

NASA Seeks Earthly Uses For Out-Of-This-World Technologies

One of the important outcomes of space exploration, beyond the study of what’s out there among the stars, is the development of technologies and materials for […]
October 24, 2013

New galaxy 'most distant' yet discovered

An international team of astronomers has detected the most distant galaxy yet. The galaxy is about 30 billion light-years away and is helping scientists shed light […]
October 24, 2013

Incredible Vertical-Landing Grasshopper Rocket Has Retired

Did you take a moment to look at that August video of the Grasshopper rocket deliberately going sideways and then appearing to hover for a bit […]
October 23, 2013

A Guide to Star Trek Uniforms [Infographic]

  Halloween is fast approaching, so here’s a little nerd-out for Star Trek costumery! When I was a kid, I grew up watching Star Trek the […]
October 23, 2013

NASA shoots lasers at the moon for new communication speed record

NASA has set a new record for data transmission to and from the moon with a 622Mbps transfer carried over laser beams. The space agency used […]
October 22, 2013

NASA Mars Mission Escapes Government Shutdown, Stays On Schedule

The two-week government shutdown paralyzed the vast majority of NASA for the first half of October, leaving only a skeleton crew of essential staff to keep […]