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August 21, 2018

The Lesser-Known Side of Buzz Aldrin

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin has seen and done a lot in his 88 years on Earth — and in outer space. Most notably, he was the second […]
August 20, 2018

So, you’re still interested in Astronomy? Locating the Andromeda Galaxy

So, you’re still interested in Astronomy? This time around, I thought we’d start to do something different. Something practical. After all, stargazing is an amazing pastime. […]
August 17, 2018

Boeing to acquire Millennium Space Systems

Millennium Space is a developer and manufacturer of military satellites that also has deep expertise in complex systems engineering. WASHINGTON — In a bid to grow […]
August 16, 2018

The Most Interesting Aircraft Currently Under Construction

Getting on a plane is pretty standard no matter where you are in the world. You go through security, board your plane and spend hours in […]
August 13, 2018

Astronomy for kids: A guide on how to choose the best telescope

Choosing the right telescope for yourself or someone else can be a tricky task. The matter becomes even more complicated when it comes to kids because […]
August 12, 2018

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe blasts off on epic journey to ‘touch the Sun’

The probe lit up the night sky as it blasted off at 3:31 a.m. EDT. “It was a really clean launch,” Dr. Thomas Zurbuchen, associate administrator […]
August 10, 2018

Trump’s Space Force aims to create ‘American dominance in space’ by 2020

What the heck is a Space Force? We finally (sort of) know. In an announcement at the Pentagon yesterday, Vice President Mike Pence and Defense Secretary […]
August 9, 2018

The secret to Mars’ past warmth could be beneath Curiosity’s wheels

Minerals forming in ancient lake bottom could have boosted greenhouse effect. Mars is mostly a red pile of mysteries. In its youth, it was clearly a […]
August 6, 2018

Later this year, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch its biggest batch of satellites yet

The 71-satellite rideshare, coordinated by Spaceflight Industries, includes art exhibits and a high school probe Later this year, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch more […]