Sebastien Clarke

February 5, 2013

Earth Safe From Asteroid's Close Flyby Next Week

An asteroid will give Earth a historically close shave next week, but there’s no chance that the space rock will slam into our planet on this […]
February 5, 2013

Curiosity rover hammers into first Mars rock in crucial test

NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity has pounded into a Red Planet rock with its drill for the first time, bringing the 1-ton robot a big step closer […]
February 4, 2013

NASA's barnstorming Gemini capsule-moon plan

In the heat of the Space Race in the early 1960s engineers thought up a wild barnstorming scheme for getting Americans to moon before the Soviets. […]
February 4, 2013

AXE Company Wants to Launch 22 People Into Space

The men’s personal care product company AXE has teamed up with famed moonwalker Buzz Aldrin to send 22 people into space, and make sure they smell […]
February 3, 2013

Space Babies: Our favorite Super Bowl Commercial

This year sees and unprecedented amount of space themed super bowl commercials. Our favorite here at Astronaut.com though is the “Space Babies” ad from Kia….enjoy. Related […]
February 3, 2013

Record-setting asteroid to shave past Earth next month

An asteroid about half the size of a football field will zoom past Earth on Feb. 15, closer than the man-made satellites that power GPS, says […]
February 3, 2013

Astronauts Will Watch Super Bowl from Space

Six astronauts living in space may not have gravity, fresh food or a shower, but there is one Earth necessity they won’t miss Sunday: The Super […]
February 3, 2013

NASA Videos Solar Eruption Aimed at Earth

The Coronal Mass Ejection will shower earth with high speed solar particles in a few days. NASA has announced that they have detected a coronal mass […]
February 2, 2013

Russian Rocket Crashes In The Pacific, Carrying U.S. Satellite

A Russian rocket carrying a U.S. satellite crashed into the Pacific this morning. No one was hurt, thankfully, but this isn’t exactly good news for Russian commercial […]