Sebastien Clarke

December 26, 2014

Christmas on the International Space Station: Astronauts tweet festive cheer

Christmas Day might mean peace on Earth and goodwill to men – but that’s not to say it must be confined to either, as astronaut Sam […]
December 23, 2014

NASA Is Lost in Space

The U.S. space program needs a clear purpose. Spending billions on the International Space Station isn’t it. Almost half a century ago Americans set foot on […]
December 21, 2014

NASA wants to deploy manned solar-powered airships to Venus

Despite its hellish surface, Venus turns out to be quite an attractive planet for exploration. NASA scientists are developing a project of conquering its upper atmosphere […]
December 20, 2014

Nasa emails spanner to space station

Astronauts on the International Space Station have used their 3-D printer to make a wrench from instructions sent up in an email. It is the first […]
December 19, 2014

Kepler Spacecraft Finds New ‘Super-Earth’ 180 Light-Years Away

A year and a half after a pointing failure threatened to derail its epochal search for worlds beyond our solar system, NASA’s Kepler spacecraft has bagged another planet, astronomers […]
December 18, 2014

Methane 'belches' detected on Mars

Nasa’s Curiosity rover has detected methane on Mars – a gas that could hint at past or present life on the planet. The robot sees very […]
December 17, 2014


During the next flight, SpaceX will attempt the precision landing of a Falcon 9 first stage for the first time, on a custom-built ocean platform known as […]
December 16, 2014

Cold War in space? Russia says it is considering building own space station

Did we just enter a new Cold War? On Monday, the Russian Federal Space Agency, Roscosmos, confirmed that it is considering building its own space station.   […]
December 15, 2014

Amazing Up Close Videos Capture Orion’s Final Descent, Splashdown and Ocean Recovery

Relive the final moments of the first test flight of NASA’s Orion spacecrafton Dec. 5, 2014 through this amazing series of up close videos showing the spacecraft plummeting back […]