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January 12, 2016

These Are NASA's 'Spiders' on Mars

David Bowie will live on in space, but his lyrics are present in physical form within our Solar System, too. These geological features are what NASA […]
January 10, 2016

How to deal with a medical emergency on the Space Station

A major medical emergency has never occurred on the International Space Station – but what would happen if it did? And what lessons could be learnt […]
January 9, 2016

NASA Astronaut to Highlight Space Station History from Orbit

HOUSTON — NASA’s next astronaut to launch to the International Space Station will use his unique position — in both time and space — to share the […]
January 8, 2016

Gaofen 4, the world's most powerful geo spy satellite, continues china's great leap forward into space

On December 28, 2015, a Long March 3B/G2 rocket launched from Xichang and lofted into space the 4.6 ton Gaofen-4 imaging satellite. Billed as a disaster […]
January 7, 2016

Star clumps harbour 'sweet spot' in search for alien life

Ancient, tightly packed clumps of stars found at the fringe of the Milky Way are a good bet in the search for extra terrestrial intelligence (Seti), […]
January 5, 2016

Time Travel

How funny would it be to watch Cleopatra sing “Happy Birthday” to President Kennedy?  Or how remarkable would it be to domesticate a dinosaur? And how […]
January 4, 2016

Another Interesting Leak: A Second NASA Scientist Tells Us That ‘Somebody Else’ Is On The Moon

We live in a strange world, and as Neil Armstrong once said, there are “great ideas undiscovered, breakthroughs available to those who can remove one of […]
January 4, 2016

Europe to build Moon town by 2030 in bid to discover alien life

A MANNED base on the moon should become reality by 2030, according to the European Space Agency. ESA chiefs say the planned “Moon Village”, which would […]
January 3, 2016

How the stage was set for the satellite race

The United States was shocked by Sputnik’s launch on October 4, 1957, but it maybe shouldn’t have been. Just like the United States, the Soviet Union […]