June 4, 2013

How We View Space

One of science fiction’s favorite places is outer space.  Many works have offered their own unique interpretations of what space and space travel will be like.  […]
June 3, 2013

UFO: Alien ships mis-reported as asteroid

According to a report published in UFO Sightings Daily, the Asteroid 1998 QE2 is actually an alien UFO which has been mis-reported as asteroid. The report was posted […]
June 2, 2013

First Glimpse of Moving Starlight

The entire cosmos is filled with light that has never been seen. Every star in every galaxy that’s ever existed in our universe has emitted starlight. Curious […]
May 31, 2013

Top 10 Weirdest Mars Illusions.

Ever since Italian astronomer Giovanni Schiaparelli described his discovery of canals on Mars in 1877 and American astronomer Percival Lowell started to map them, we humans […]
May 30, 2013

What underlies the human fascination with extraterrestrial life?

We have had quite a number of alien movies recently including the remake of the classic, The Day the Earth Stood Still with Keanu Reeves, or […]
May 29, 2013

The State of Science Fiction

I saw “Star Trek: Into Darkness” the other day.  I walked into the movie expecting a thoroughly decent action flick that would never go very deep […]
May 29, 2013

This Is NASA's New Solar-Electric Propulsion Engine

NASA has posted an image of its new solar-electric propulsion thruster, which uses xenon ions for propulsion. The engine in the photo, blue with the glow of […]
May 28, 2013

Moonrise from Space

In March 2004, the European Space Agency launched the Rosetta probe on its way to the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. It’s still on its way there—space is big. […]
May 27, 2013

Alien Debris Found in Lunar Craters

Strange minerals detected at the centers of impact craters on the moon may be the shattered remains of the space rocks that made the craters and not exhumed […]