March 1, 2016

Next Concorde? Nasa kickstarts 'Quesst' for new supersonic passenger jet

Lockheed Martin wins contract to carry out initial design of ‘low-boom’ aircraft that would announce its passing with a soft thump rather than thundering roar Nasa […]
February 29, 2016

'Two, one, zero…': SpaceX rocket aborts launch

US rocket company SpaceX had to halt a launch right at the moment of lift-off on Sunday. Its Falcon 9 vehicle had ignited its engines and […]
February 28, 2016

Radio flash tracked to faraway galaxy

For the first time, scientists have tracked the source of a “fast radio burst” – a fleeting explosion of radio waves which, in this case, came […]
February 28, 2016

SpaceX Resets Launch of Upgraded Falcon 9 Rocket for Serene Sunday Sunset Today

CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, FL – Following a pair of back to back launch scrubs this week on Wednesday and Thursday due to rocket fueling […]
February 27, 2016

After nearly a year in space, Scott Kelly prepares for his return

On March 1, 2016, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly will return to Earth after spending 340 days in space, which is about twice as long as a […]
February 27, 2016

NASA admits there's 'a chance' that asteroid 2013 TX68 COULD smash into Earth

Humanity is expected to survive its close encounter with a space rock next week – but we’re not out of danger just yet… NASA has dramatically […]
February 26, 2016

Astronaut Scott Kelly: 'I Could Go Another Year' Aboard Space Station

Scott Kelly is about to head home after 11 months aboard the International Space Station, but the astronaut says he could have stayed in orbit for […]
February 25, 2016

Scientists Pinpoint The Origin Of Mysterious, Immense Radio Burst

 In just a tiny fraction of a second, a Fast Radio Burst can emit as much energy as the entire Sun radiates over 10,000 years. Our […]
February 24, 2016

Virtual Astronauts

Traveling to Mars has fascinated the human mind for eons and the idea embodies the next obvious step in human exploration. We’ve sent robots to the […]