Sebastien Clarke

February 17, 2013

Strange supernova remnant harbors Milky Way’s youngest black hole

While stars like our Sun go gently into that good night, stars more than 25 times more massive explode in violent supernovae. Since stars that big […]
February 16, 2013

NASA Addresses the Russian Meteor Explosion

A small asteroid entered Earth’s atmosphere early Friday, February 15, 2013 over Chelyabinsk, Russia at about 9:20 am local Russian time. Initial estimates, according to Bill […]
February 16, 2013

New Details About Russian Meteor

[Update: As more information has been gathered about the meteor, numbers are being revised. Earlier in the day, the Russian Academy of Sciences stated that the meteor probably […]
February 15, 2013

Hundreds reportedly injured by blasts as meteor falls in Russia

A meteor streaked across the sky above Russia’s Ural Mountains on Friday morning, causing sharp explosions and injuring more than 500 people, many of them hurt […]
February 14, 2013

Asteroid's close shave ranks among Earth's biggest hits (and misses)

When the asteroid known as 2012 DA14 zooms within 17,200 miles of our planet on Friday, it’ll mark the closest approach by a killer space rock […]
February 14, 2013

Scifi-SciFact #6: Deathrace 2000 (1975): How about that robotic hand?

How many times have you been driving and you see someone on the side of the road, or a bicyclist getting in the way and yell […]
February 14, 2013

‘Young’ black hole is nearby, NASA says; doorway to a new universe?

Asteroid 2012 DA14 is bearing down on Earth, rattling nerves and making sci-fi fans’ eyes light up.  But the cool science news doesn’t stop there. Researchers […]
February 13, 2013

NASA's New Spaceship Tech Could Help Take Astronauts to Mars

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. —The new spaceflight technology behind NASA’s new deep-space capsule could one day take astronauts to Mars, space agency officials say. NASA showcased its […]
February 13, 2013

AMAZING Footage of a Satellite Deployment in Space

On Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, NASA launched the Landsat Data Continuity Mission into orbit. After testing and checkout it will be renamed Landsat 8, handed off to the […]