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October 5, 2015

How NASA Plans To Protect Planets Against An Alien Invasion

NASA has an Office of Planetary Protection. Its purpose is not to protect Earth from invasion by some green skinned monsters, but rather to protect the […]
September 30, 2015

Buzz Aldrin: Water on Mars Is Another Small Step for Humankind

Dr. Buzz Aldrin served as lunar module pilot for Apollo 11, the first manned lunar landing mission. This week’s discovery brings us closer to settling the […]
September 29, 2015

Mars water discovery just 1 piece of the puzzle in figuring out which planets can sustain life

It’s getting more and more likely that earthlings may have a neighbour next door. Some of the Martian surface is at times covered with seasonal flows […]
September 28, 2015

Liquid water exists on Mars, boosting hopes for life there, NASA says

Researchers have known for many years that Mars has water frozen at its poles, in its thin atmosphere, and, most recently, in tiny puddles that appear […]
September 28, 2015

Wondering about NASA's Mars mystery? We may have found the answer

(CNN)NASA says it has big news for us Monday. “Mars Mystery Solved,” the agency’s news release touts without offering even a hint as to what mystery […]
September 26, 2015

'Mars mystery solved': Nasa prompts speculation with promise of major announcement

Conjecture over US space agency’s planned announcement focuses on possibility of water on the Red Planet Nasa is making big promises for Monday, saying it will […]
September 25, 2015

Tim Peake 'well prepared' as launch approaches

The UK’s first official astronaut, Tim Peake, says he is “well prepared” as his December launch date approaches. Speaking during a live link-up with a primary […]
September 24, 2015

'Doomsday asteroid' will zoom past Earth tomorrow, NASA reveals in 'threat' alert

NASA has confirmed that a massive asteroid will zoom past Earth tomorrow, but reassured the world that it is not a threat. The space agency has […]
September 22, 2015

NASA’s ‘Mars Trek’ could help find human landing sites on Red Planet

Astronauts won’t be landing on Mars for another two decades or so, but NASA announced Monday that an updated version of its interactive virtual map of […]