Discovery

August 11, 2016

WATCH GORGEOUS NEW FOOTAGE OF SPACEX’S FALCON 9 ROCKET LAUNCHES

A SLOW-MOTION LOOK AT PAST MISSIONS SpaceX has released new footage of its Falcon 9 rockets launching in gorgeous slow motion. The reel features launches from […]
August 10, 2016

SPACEX HAS STARTED TESTING THE ROCKET ENGINE FOR ITS MARS COLONIAL TRANSPORTER

SpaceX appears to have taken a significant step forward with the development of a key component of its Mars mission architecture. According to multiple reports, during the […]
August 9, 2016

Kepler's 'Alien Megastructure' Star Just Got Weirder

“Tabby’s Star” has dramatically dimmed and we don’t know why. You’re probably all too familiar with the story of KIC 8462852, a star that’s been the […]
August 8, 2016

Priceless Lunar Artifact from NASA Apollo 11 Mission Gets Sold by Mistake

A lunar artifact used in NASA’s Apollo 11 mission has reportedly been sold off at an auction – by mistake. Now, the artifact has been thrust at […]
August 7, 2016

NASA Funded 5 Experiments that Could Change How We Fly

For most people, NASA is synonymous with space exploration, but the agency also has a long history of pushing the boundaries of flight below the Kármán line. […]
August 6, 2016

SCIENTISTS IN THE DARK OVER YEARS-LONG DIMMING OF 'ALIEN MEGASTRUCTURE STAR'

THIS STAR IS BREAKING ALL THE RULES The star KIC 8463853 has a dark secret. Literally. In 2011 and 2013, the light from this star plummeted by […]
August 5, 2016

Six Scientists Leading the Way in Technology Discovery Today

This century has seen some of the most amazing developments and advancements in new technology and many scientists are busy burning the midnight oil, trying to […]
August 4, 2016

Farewell Philae: Lander tweets its heartbreaking goodbyes

The Electrical Support System Processor Unit on Rosetta is being switched off After almost two years of extreme highs and devastating lows, the Philae lander has bid its […]
August 3, 2016

Moon Express becomes first private company to get US approval for lunar mission

Paving the way for private missions beyond Earth orbit Spaceflight venture Moon Express wants to be the first private company ever to land on the Moon […]