March 12, 2017

NASA moving ahead with plans for cislunar human outpost

GREENBELT, Md. — Despite uncertainty about potential policy changes, NASA is pressing ahead with plans for a cislunar “gateway” outpost for future human missions, with decisions […]
March 11, 2017

Countdown to Mars

A look at the Mission’s fascinating numbers $300 billion Emirate Mars Mission is the anchor project of the UAE’s space industry. Space technology is an important […]
March 10, 2017

Could Mysterious Cosmic Light Flashes Be Powering Alien Spacecraft?

Bizarre flashes of cosmic light may actually be generated by advanced alien civilizations, as a way to accelerate interstellar spacecraft to tremendous speeds, a new study […]
March 9, 2017

So, You’re Still Interested in Astronomy? Three Steps to Mars.

Hello again. Last time out, we reminded ourselves of the increasing fascination the scientific community has with one of our closest neighbors – Mars. Plans are […]
March 8, 2017

Blue Origin’s next rocket may finally get sea legs

Simulation shows the New Glenn landing on a drone ship Just a day after revealing its shiny new engine, the BE-4, Blue Origin is showing off […]
March 7, 2017

Martian Meteorites Could Reveal That the Red Planet Was Wetter Than We Thought

Researchers simulated conditions that occur when a piece of the planet is ejected into space, and their findings could alter assumptions about the water budget of […]
March 6, 2017

Solar Storm Warning: New Tool Could Help Protect Astronauts

NASA scientists have developed a new technique that could improve space-weather forecasts and help protect astronauts from potentially dangerous solar storms. Earth‘s sun is an active […]
March 5, 2017

NASA prevents probe’s collision with Martian moon Phobos

A tiny emergency maneuver will prevent the two from crashing into each other on March 6th. NASA’s MAVEN spacecraft and Phobos would have arrived at an […]
March 4, 2017

Pluto Could Be Made A Planet Again, Along With 102 Other Celestial Bodies

According to this new definition, if Pluto becomes a planet, then our moon will too! Way back in 2015, NASA’s New Horizon’s mission flew by the […]