Discovery

December 28, 2015

Inventions that came out of the space race

Space technology is now used in every day life – watch this video to see the top five inventions that were originally created for use by […]
December 28, 2015

NASA suddenly postpones upcoming Mars mission

NASA had to postpone the launch of their next Mars rover mission – here’s why. There has been much talk of NASA’s plans to continue exploring […]
December 26, 2015

Dark Matter

Dark matter is one of those enigmatic entities in the universe—for which there is no physical evidence, but scientists and astronomers know exists. It does not […]
December 22, 2015

Launch, Landing and Inspiration

Watching last night’s launch and landing of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket stirred up many thoughts and emotions inside of me. Obviously, watching a rocket blast off […]
December 22, 2015

SpaceX reusable rocket launch and landing test successful

SpaceX sent a rocket soaring toward orbit Monday night with 11 small satellites, its first mission since an accident last summer. Then it landed the leftover […]
December 22, 2015

NASA wants to grow potatoes on Mars

In Ridley Scott‘s science fiction drama The Martian, Matt Damon’s character plays a botanist who discovers how to grow potatoes on the Red Planet. Now, scientists […]
December 22, 2015

SpaceX Successfully Lands A Giant Falcon 9 Rocket For The First Time

SpaceX has done it. Elon Musk’s rocket startup just successfully launched and then landed a Falcon 9 rocket some 10 minutes later. This comes after several […]
December 21, 2015

NASA Lays Groundwork for Sending Humans to Mars

Scientists and engineers gathered together to figure out what would make a good Martian landing site and what hurdles they’ll have to overcome for a 2035 […]
December 20, 2015

More People, More Problems: Overpopulation and the Importance of Space Research

7.3 billion is a hard number to really comprehend. It’s approximately the number of seconds that go by over the course of 231 years. It’s twice […]