Fringe

August 24, 2013

Application Deadline for Martian Colony Nears

Martian wannabes dust off those resumes: The application deadline for a one-way mission to Mars is almost here. While the prospect is off-putting to many, it’s […]
August 23, 2013

NASA releases animation of mission to capture asteroid

TORONTO – Heading to an asteroid to mine for minerals may no longer be relegated to science fiction. NASA has created an asteroid mission concept that […]
August 13, 2013

100,000 people apply for a one-way trip to Mars

Mars One wants to send humans on a one-way trip to the Red Planet in 2022. Four individuals will be selected out of the more than […]
July 27, 2013

NASA Scientist to Scour Kepler Data in Search of Alien Technologies

The Kepler space telescope may be dead in the water, er space, but the data it has collected over the years lives on. A new initiative is […]
July 23, 2013

NASA scientists take first steps to building faster-than-light warp engine that could make Star Trek a reality

Researchers at the NASA’s Johnson Space Center are convinced they can turn science fiction to fact and prove warp speed might someday be possible. To do […]
July 22, 2013

Faster Than the Speed of Light?

HOUSTON — Beyond the security gate at the Johnson Space Center’s 1960s-era campus here, inside a two-story glass and concrete building with winding corridors, there is […]
July 15, 2013

NASA manufactures a 3D printed rocket part

3D printing isn’t only about creating trinkets and toys — it can also help send humans into space. In a watershed move, NASA has successfully tested a […]
July 14, 2013

Space Bacteria Grown Aboard NASA Shuttle Behave in Strange Ways, Scientists Say

Bacteria grown in a dish of fake urine in space behaves in ways never-before-seen in Earth microorganisms, scientists say. A team of scientists sent samples of […]
July 11, 2013

Moon Bill Would Create National Park to Protect Apollo Landing Sites

A new bill introduced into the U.S. Congress would establish the Apollo Lunar Landing Sites National Historical Park on the moon. Called the Apollo Lunar Landing […]