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September 11, 2018

Nasa Curiosity Rover photographs mysterious ‘structure’ on the surface of Mars

A mysterious ‘anomaly’ has been identified in a photograph snapped by Nasa’s Mars rover Curiosity. In the background of a panoramic image of the Red Planet’s […]
September 10, 2018

SpaceX launches heavy telecom satellite, sticks high-seas landing

The company has now flown 16 missions this year. 12:55am ET Monday Update: A little more than an hour after its launch window opened—the delay was […]
September 9, 2018

Japanese Space-Elevator Experiment Launching to Space Station Next Week

The push for a space elevator took a step forward this week when a team of researchers from Shizuoka University in Japan announced that they will launch an […]
September 8, 2018

Astronaut.com Tops 15 Astronaut Blogs, Websites and Newsletters To Follow in 2018

The Best Astronaut Blogs from thousands of Astronaut blogs on the web using search and social metrics. Subscribe to these websites because they are actively working to educate, […]
September 7, 2018

ISS: Spacecraft hole could be ‘deliberate’

The head of Russia’s civilian space agency says the hole in a spacecraft docked at the International Space Station was caused by a drill and could […]
September 6, 2018

NASA says it’s building a gateway to the Moon—critics say it’s just a gate

“It is the next giant leap into quicksand.” It is the year 2026. A veteran astronaut, Nicole Mann, leads her crew of four through a hatch […]
September 5, 2018

The First: Hulu’s new series about a human mission to Mars feels pretty real

Of course we’re going to pick some nits with the rockets. Suspending disbelief is a prerequisite for watching most major sci-fi films and series as of […]
September 4, 2018

Planet Nine and six other baffling space mysteries scientists CAN’T explain

Whether it’s our elusive search for aliens or the perplexing nature of a black hole, there are still many questions about our universe that science can’t […]
September 3, 2018

Planet Nine might be invisible for at least 1,000 years

Scientists have long believed that our solar system might have a ninth planet orbiting well beyond Neptune and Pluto. Scientists hypothesize that the mysterious planet would […]