Sebastien Clarke

November 30, 2016

Massive Ice Reservoir on Mars Could Keep Settlers Alive

The subsurface supply of ice covers an area bigger than the state of New Mexico and could be tapped by future Mars explorers for all their […]
November 29, 2016

NASA ends efforts to repair space station Earth science instrument – See more at:

WASHINGTON — NASA announced Nov. 28 it was formally ending a mission of an instrument on the International Space Station that malfunctioned earlier this year, a […]
November 28, 2016

NASA wants you to help astronauts deal with their poo in space

GOING to the bathroom in zero-gravity can be a tricky task — and NASA wants your help to make it a little bit easier for its […]
November 27, 2016

Spire deploys four satellites from Cygnus

WASHINGTON — An Orbital ATK Cygnus cargo spacecraft deployed four small satellites for Spire Global Nov. 25, the first time a cargo vessel deployed satellites above […]
November 26, 2016

Mars' Methane Scout Takes Test Run to Sniff out Life

Following up on measurements by NASA’s Curiosity rover, the newly arrived European Trace Gas Orbiter will scan for atmospheric methane, which on Earth is strongly tied […]
November 24, 2016

NASA Is Planning for Thanksgiving Dinner 2023

When Americans venture out to Mars and other destinations beyond Earth orbit, one thing they won’t have to leave behind is Thanksgiving dinner. NASA scientists are […]
November 23, 2016

Thanksgiving in space: turkey, green beans & even football

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Turkey and football will be the main Thanksgiving headliners up on the International Space Station. NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough, the station’s […]
November 22, 2016

Here's How Extraterrestrial Farming Will Work on Mars

Landing humans on Mars would be a momentous event in human history. To live beyond Earth’s biosphere is a dream to many, but establishing a sustainable […]
November 20, 2016

Best weather satellite ever built rockets into space

GOES-R can deliver results in real time The most advanced weather satellite ever built rocketed into space Saturday night, part of an $11 billion effort to […]