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September 4, 2018

Planet Nine and six other baffling space mysteries scientists CAN’T explain

Whether it’s our elusive search for aliens or the perplexing nature of a black hole, there are still many questions about our universe that science can’t […]
September 3, 2018

Planet Nine might be invisible for at least 1,000 years

Scientists have long believed that our solar system might have a ninth planet orbiting well beyond Neptune and Pluto. Scientists hypothesize that the mysterious planet would […]
September 2, 2018

SpaceX 7 months away from 1st crewed test flight

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. — SpaceX continues to take breathtaking leaps in terms of returning the United States’ ability to launch astronauts from American soil. Plans to finalize launch […]
September 1, 2018

Film Review: Ryan Gosling in ‘First Man’

Damien Chazelle’s film about Neil Armstrong’s journey through the space program is a drama so revelatory in its realism that it shoots the moon. Ever since […]
August 31, 2018

Could you qualify to be a full-fledged astronaut?

It’s not all glamour and spacewalks, but it is rewarding. Becoming an astronaut isn’t for everyone. Robb Kulin recently became the first astronaut candidate in 50 years to […]
August 27, 2018

THERE ARE SO MANY WATER-WORLDS OUT THERE

Ever since the first exoplanet was confirmed in 1992, astronomers have found thousands of worlds beyond our Solar System. With more and more discoveries happening all […]
August 23, 2018

NASA’s New Space Taxis

The astronauts’ next spacecraft won’t be government property. pace travel is about to change. Ever since Yuri Gagarin’s pioneering flight in 1961, only spacecraft built by […]
August 22, 2018

Who’s Out There?—Possibilities?

The first organism, the common ancestor to all life on Earth, is now thought to have had no nucleus. It was the small single-celled ancestors of both bacteria […]
August 22, 2018

Stratolaunch confirms launch vehicle development plans by Jeff Foust — August 21, 2018

WASHINGTON — Stratolaunch announced Aug. 20 that it is developing a family of vehicles, including a reusable spaceplane, that could launch from the giant aircraft it […]