Sebastien Clarke

February 20, 2013

The Year of the Comets: Three Reasons Why 2013 Could be the Best Ever

2013 could turn out to be a comet bonanza. No fewer than three of these long-tailed beauties are expected to brighten to naked eye visibility. Already Comet […]
February 20, 2013

NASA regains contact with space station after 3-hour outage

WASHINGTON — The International Space Station regained contact with NASA controllers in Houston after nearly three hours of accidental quiet, the space agency says. Officials say […]
February 19, 2013

Possible meteor reported off the coast of Florida

The sky is falling! Florida residents reported seeing a flickering light falling off the state’s eastern coast Sunday night, raising curiosity over whether Earth has played […]
February 19, 2013

Has Dark Matter Finally Been Found? Big News Coming Soon

BOSTON — Big news in the search for dark matter may be coming in about two weeks, the leader of a space-based particle physics experiment said […]
February 18, 2013

Awesome Unofficial NASA Commercial!

YouTube user Reid Gower (creator of The Sagan Series) put together this video of what a NASA commercial might look like. It features clips from “In […]
February 18, 2013

Astronaut answers Reddit site questions from space

Canadian Chris Hadfield, who will assume command of the International Space Station (ISS) in March, took part in a web chat on Sunday – from space. […]
February 18, 2013

1st Results from Space Station Particle Detector Experiment Coming in March

Scientists are preparing to release the first round of results from a key experiment aboard the International Space Station that has been sampling a soup of […]
February 17, 2013

5 movies where space rocks threaten Earth

The meteor that shot through the Siberian sky at hypersonic speed Friday created images that seemed like something out of a high-tech special effects department. The damage Friday […]
February 17, 2013

In a modern world, meteorite’s impact is instantly global

That celestial rock had been zooming along at 40,000 mph for thousands of years when it exploded over Russia on Friday — and that’s when it […]