Discovery

January 14, 2016

Budd-e

After watching the Faraday Future roll out at CES 2016 I was a little disappointed. Mostly, because they did such a good job of ratcheting up […]
January 14, 2016

What happens if we find out an asteroid is heading for earth?

If ever there’s a giant space rock headed for our planet, hopefully bureaucracy will save us. Last week, NASA announced the creation of a new office […]
January 13, 2016

The Wow! Signal: Aliens or just comets?

Tuesday, January 12, 2016, 5:30 PM – First comets take away our alien megastructures, and now they may lay claim to one of the most enduring […]
January 13, 2016

European Space Agency’s comet lander fails to communicate, running out of time

The clock is running out on a spacecraft that made history by landing on a comet in November 2014. The Philae lander was part of the […]
January 12, 2016

Meet the First Hispanic American in Space

His first mission, on the shuttle Columbia, launched 30 years ago on Jan. 12, 1986 Growing up in Costa Rica, Franklin Chang Díaz and his friends […]
January 12, 2016

These Are NASA's 'Spiders' on Mars

David Bowie will live on in space, but his lyrics are present in physical form within our Solar System, too. These geological features are what NASA […]
January 10, 2016

How to deal with a medical emergency on the Space Station

A major medical emergency has never occurred on the International Space Station – but what would happen if it did? And what lessons could be learnt […]
January 9, 2016

NASA Astronaut to Highlight Space Station History from Orbit

HOUSTON — NASA’s next astronaut to launch to the International Space Station will use his unique position — in both time and space — to share the […]
January 9, 2016

NASA's Fermi Satellite Completes Map Of The Sky; Finds Mysterious, Unknown Monster

For a long time, astronomy was limited to the light we could see. Telescopes were huge improvements over the human eye, capable of gathering much greater […]