Sebastien Clarke

September 7, 2013

Nasa spacecraft blasts off for moon mission

The Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer spacecraft, known as LADEE, was designed to look for dust rising from the lunar surface, a phenomenon reported by […]
September 6, 2013

Robot Astronaut Kirobo Calls Home From Space

The pint-sized android astronaut, which combines cuteness and cutting-edge technology, is the first robot to have spoken from space according to researchers behind Kirobo. No bigger […]
September 6, 2013

NASA LADEE Launch Live Stream

NASA LADEE Launch Live Stream: How To Watch Moon Probe Launch On Friday Night On Friday night, a private contractor will be launching NASA’s Lunar Atmosphere […]
September 5, 2013

NASA studying four landing site options for 2016 Mars mission

NASA is weighing candidate landing sites for its next mission to the surface of Mars, a three-legged probe that will study the Red Planet‘s core in […]
September 4, 2013

Inside NASA’s Mission Improbable: catching an asteroid

WASHINGTON—NASA is looking for a rock. It has to be out there somewhere — a small asteroid circling the sun and passing close to Earth. It […]
September 3, 2013

New Moon Probe Raises Questions About What to Do Next in Space

The last moon mission on NASA’s current schedule — a small, unmanned spacecraft that will study moon dust and the lunar atmosphere — is scheduled to launch […]
September 1, 2013

Mars Rover Curiosity drives Solo For the first time

Washington: NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity has used autonomous navigation for the first time, a capability that lets the rover decide for itself how to drive safely on […]
August 31, 2013

NASA Prepares for First Virginia Coast Launch to Moon

In an attempt to answer prevailing questions about our moon, NASA is making final preparations to launch a probe at 11:27 p.m. EDT Friday, Sept. 6, […]
August 31, 2013

A Brief History of the Space Suit

1. Navy Mark IV (1961-1963) (main picture) Based on the designs for high-altitude jet aircraft pressure suits used by the U.S. Navy, the Navy Mark IV […]