Sebastien Clarke

December 8, 2012

Canadian astronaut packs new wedding ring for space station trip

MONTREAL — So what exactly does an astronaut bring with him on a visit to the International Space Station that could last up to six months? […]
December 7, 2012

Private firm plans to sell $1.5 billion trips to the moon

WASHINGTON – Attention wealthy nations and billionaires: A team of former NASA executives will fly you to the moon in an out-of-this-world commercial venture combining the […]
December 7, 2012

Chris Hadfield ready for 'surreal' space station odyssey

Astronaut in quarantine before blasting off in Russian capsule When Chris Hadfield was a southern Ontario farmboy dreaming of being an astronaut, it just couldn’t happen. […]
December 6, 2012

Astronaut assigned to year long space trip

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – NASA astronaut Scott Kelly is already bracing for an unprecedented one-year mission aboard the International Space Station. He figures it will be […]
December 6, 2012

NASA on verge of losing its edge, report says

Given an undefined vision and financial uncertainty, NASA could lose its leadership role in space exploration to other nations, a National Research Council analysis concludes. Years […]
December 6, 2012

Musk's SpaceX gets foot in door of US secret 'black' space program

Internet space cowboy Elon Musk has scored two lucrative military contracts from the US Air Force, which could be stepping stones into the hugely lucrative ‘black’ […]
December 6, 2012

Earth Never Sleeps!

Scientists have revealed an unprecedented view of Earth at night showing the glow of natural and human-built phenomena in greater detail than ever before. The new […]
December 5, 2012

GPS Tracks Nuke Tests

You may be carrying in your pocket the technology to detect clandestine nuclear tests. New research into GPS disturbances high up in Earth’s ionosphere reveals that […]
December 5, 2012

Google launches Global Impact Awards

Google launched a new program called the Global Impact Awards, in which it will give out $23 million in grants to seven non-profit organizations on Tuesday. […]