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February 22, 2019

Where are all the aliens? Struggling and hustling, just like us

Conventional wisdom has it that aliens should be either everywhere, or nowhere. A new model suggests they can be both. If the galaxy is billions of […]
February 21, 2019

Gateway Foundation Shows off Their Plans for an Enormous Rotating Space Station

Since the end of the Apollo-era, one of the main goals of NASA, Roscosmos and other space agencies has been the development of technologies that will […]
February 20, 2019

With the best air pressure sensor ever on Mars, scientists find a mystery

This feature is repetitive, and “slightly strange.” There’s a new meteorologist on Mars. Although NASA’s InSight spacecraft landed on the red planet late in 2018 to […]
February 19, 2019

Watch Israel’s historic moon launch live

Israel will attempt to make history this week when it launches a ship into outer space. When it lands on the moon, Israel will become only the fourth […]
February 18, 2019

NASA experiments suggest problems lie ahead for astronauts during Mars mission

By definition, astronauts who embark on the first crewed mission to Mars will encounter a combination of challenges and risks that humans have never experienced before, […]
February 16, 2019

Year in space put U.S. astronaut’s disease defenses on alert

Year in space put U.S. astronaut’s disease defenses on alert Nearly a year in space put astronaut Scott Kelly’s immune system on high alert and changed […]
February 15, 2019

Who’s Out There–Weirdos?

A review of “Weird Life: The Search for Life That Is Very, Very Different from Our Own” by David Toomey, New York, W.W.Norton, 2013. by Cary Neeper  Author […]
February 14, 2019

NASA’s Mars Opportunity Rover Is Likely Dead

Mission leads have not heard from Oppy since it was caught in a massive dust storm last June. On Wednesday, NASA will likely announce that it […]
February 11, 2019

Virgin Galactic pilots join an exclusive club with FAA astronaut wings

WASHINGTON — The two pilots who flew SpaceShipTwo to the edge of space in December received commercial astronaut wings last week, joining an elite group that […]