Sebastien Clarke

April 1, 2015

NASA is about to test a flying saucer that will help send the first astronauts to Mars

From 2:30 to 3:30 pm ET, NASA will live broadcast the test of their Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator, or LDSD, which resembles a flying saucer. Perhaps the most […]
March 31, 2015

NASA reports Total Eclipse of the Moon to happen April 4th

Total Eclipse: For the third time in a year people can watch “Total Eclipse” of the moon, which is going to probably happen on April 4th. The […]
March 30, 2015

The Moon’s two-night encounter with Jupiter

Despite being closest to Earth last month, the Solar System’s largest planet is still prominent at the close of March: Jupiter is big and bright in […]
March 28, 2015

US and Russian astronauts successfully dock at International Space Station

A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying a US astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts has successfully docked with the International Space Station (ISS). The scientists’ stay on board […]
March 27, 2015

Why Does The International Space Station Have Such A Weird Shape?

I feel like a parent that was just told their child is ugly. As an engineer, I look at the ISS and think “of course it […]
March 26, 2015

NASA plans mission to land on asteroid and explore deep space

NASA is aiming to launch a rocket to an asteroid in five years and grab a boulder off of it — a stepping stone and training […]
March 25, 2015

NASA's Curiosity finds new ingredient of life on Mars

After already finding evidence of water on Mars, NASA’s Curiosity rover has discovered another key element necessary for life on the Red Planet. NASA said Tuesday […]
March 24, 2015

NASA's Curiosity rover finds fresh signs of ingredients for life on Mars

Mars‘s life-friendly past just got friendlier. Using samples previously collected by the NASA rover Curiosity, scientists have discovered evidence of nitrates in Martian rock: nitrogen compounds […]
March 23, 2015

51-year-old astronaut is planning to reside in the International Space Station for a full year

IF you get homesick during a weekend away, chances are you would not be suited for the expedition Scott Kelly is about to begin. The 51-year-old […]