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January 2, 2016

Elon Musk says the Falcon 9 rocket SpaceX successfully landed is 'ready to fire again'

SpaceX‘s reusable Falcon 9 rocket successfully made it back to Earth last month, touching down gently at Cape Canaveral after traveling out of our atmosphere, into space, […]
December 31, 2015

USPS gets geeky with Star Trek and NASA stamps

Trekkies rejoice. The United States Postal Service unveiled its 2016 line-up of stamps on Wednesday. A highlight of the group is a set of four Star […]
December 31, 2015

This is the fuel NASA needs to make it to the edge of the solar system — and beyond

Just in time for the new year, researchers at the Department of Energy‘s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have unveiled the fruits of a different kind of […]
December 30, 2015

Aliens, bunny-killing rovers, and a Moon base: What all is NASA “hiding”?

Spend any time around NASA public affairs specialists, as I do, and you’ll eventually get the eye roll. It comes when someone inquires about aliens or […]
December 30, 2015

Congress wants nasa to create a deep space habitat by 2018

NASA may dream of sending humans to Mars in the coming decades, but the fact remains that nobody’s really sure how we’ll survive the journey or […]
December 29, 2015

The day when three NASA astronauts staged a strike in space

Blows on behalf of fair labor treatment don’t always have to come from factory workers. Sometimes they’re delivered by unionized professors or even multimillionaire ballplayers. On Dec. […]
December 29, 2015

NASA Needs Lander To Find Life On Ceres

Ceres — the dwarf planet that has kept the world on tenterhooks with each new image from NASA ’s Dawn spacecraft — is still an odds-on […]
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 […]