January 25, 2015

New Horizons probe eyes Pluto for historic encounter

A Nasa probe is to start photographing the icy world of Pluto, to prepare itself for a historic encounter in July. The New Horizons spacecraft has […]
January 23, 2015

NASA and Microsoft Collaboration Will Allow Scientists to ‘Walk on Mars’

Raw video for media Use. NASA and Microsoft have teamed up to develop software called OnSight, a new technology that will enable scientists to work virtually […]
January 21, 2015

NASA Cuts ISS Live Feed As 'UFO' Appears

They did it in the sixties. And they’re still doing it now. A strange grey UFO has caused something of a stir in the conspiracy community […]
January 19, 2015

Nasa releases the largest picture ever taken – and it’s mind-blowing

Nasa has released a 1.5 billion-pixel image of the Andromeda galaxy, our nearest galactic neighbour, which contains over 100 million stars and spans more than 40,000 […]
January 18, 2015

NASA telescope spies 3 new potentially habitable (and close) planets

NASA’s Kepler telescope has its eye on three new potentially habitable planets. At a distance of 150 light years, the three “lukewarm” bodies are among the […]
January 17, 2015

SpaceX Releases Video of Falcon 9 Rocket Explosion

SpaceX just released a surprising video showing the destruction of the Falcon 9 first stage rocket booster after it landed on a floating ocean platform in the Atlantic […]
January 16, 2015

Lost Beagle2 probe found 'intact' on Mars

High-resolution images taken from orbit have identified its landing location, and it looks to be in one piece. The UK-led probe tried to make a soft […]
January 15, 2015

NASA Curiosity rover’s drill smashes Mars rock, collects important samples

NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover drilled a test hole in its latest rock target, called Mojave, which could reveal a bit more about the Red Planet’s composition. […]
January 14, 2015

Leak of ‘harmful substances’ on space station prompts partial evacuation

The crew of the International Space Station (ISS) evacuated its U.S. section on Wednesday because of a leak of “harmful substances” from the cooling system but […]