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July 31, 2013

NASA Astronaut Says Spacesuit Water Leak Was 'Scary Situation'

The mysterious leak that cut a spacewalk short two weeks ago was apparently as frightening as it looked to those of us watching on NASA TV. […]
July 31, 2013

New SpaceX Video Highlights What You Need to Know About the Falcon 9 Rocket

Just the fact’s ma’am. This week SpaceX rolled out the new updated look for their website and put out this fact-filled 2-minute drill on the Falcon 9: what […]
July 30, 2013

NASA's MAVEN Mission Spurs Human Planetary Exploration Beyond Near-Earth Orbit

The Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution, or MAVEN, mission will orbit Mars to seek answers to fundamental mysteries that scientists have yet to solve regarding the […]
July 29, 2013

Happy Birthday NASA!

On July 29, 1958, President Dwight Eisenhower signed the National Aeronautics and Space Act, leading to the birth of NASA on Oct. 1, 1958. Today is […]
July 28, 2013

ISS Astronauts Control Rover On Earth In Telerobotics Test

A new program currently being tested by NASA would make it possible for an astronaut onboard an orbiting spacecraft to remotely operate a robot on a planet’s surface. […]
July 27, 2013

NASA Scientist to Scour Kepler Data in Search of Alien Technologies

The Kepler space telescope may be dead in the water, er space, but the data it has collected over the years lives on. A new initiative is […]
July 26, 2013

Flawless Launch of Alphasat

Alphasat, Europe’s largest and most sophisticated telecommunications satellite, was launched into its planned orbit today from Kourou, French Guiana. The Ariane 5 ECA rocket, operated by […]
July 24, 2013

Overview of an astronaut’s diet

Overview of an astronaut’s diet (What they should eat during training and what they eat in space)  For some people, packing for a big trip can […]
July 23, 2013

NASA scientists take first steps to building faster-than-light warp engine that could make Star Trek a reality

Researchers at the NASA’s Johnson Space Center are convinced they can turn science fiction to fact and prove warp speed might someday be possible. To do […]