July 13, 2014

Saturn's Moon Pandora Stripped of 'Shepherd' Status

A decade-long study tracking the intricate motions of Saturn’s ring moons shows that Pandora, located just outside the F Ring, actually is not gravitationally herding the […]
July 11, 2014

A trio of Super Moons is gracing our summer skies

The moon goes through a regular set of phases every month or so – full moon, half moon, crescent moon, new moon and then back through […]
July 10, 2014

Man FOUND ON MOON denies lunar alien interface

Space ace Buzz Aldrin has admitted glimpsing a UFO during his journey to the Moon – but insisted it was not an extraterrestrial visitation. The second […]
July 9, 2014

Space station robots to use 3D Google smartphones

MOUNTAIN VIEW — Google smartphones with next-generation 3D sensing technology are about to blast into orbit, where they will become the brains and eyes of ball-shaped […]
July 8, 2014

Antares Commercial Rocket Cleared for July 11 Space Station Blastoff Following Engine Re-Inspection

NASA WALLOPS FLIGHT FACILITY, VA – The long delayed liftoff of an Orbital Sciences Corp. commercial Antares rocket on a cargo mission bound for the International […]
July 7, 2014

36-Year-Old NASA Probe's Engines Successfully Fired Up by Private Team

An old NASA spacecraft under the control of a private team fired its thrusters yesterday (July 2) for the first time in a generation. NASA’s International Sun-Earth […]
July 4, 2014

Habitable 'Goldilocks' planet not a real planet after all

WASHINGTON — A new study says a planet outside our solar system thought to be in the so-called Goldilocks zone is not even a real planet, […]
July 3, 2014

NASA CO2-tracking satellite OCO 2 reaches orbit

An unmanned Delta 2 rocket blasted off from California on Wednesday, carrying a NASA science satellite to survey where carbon dioxide, a greenhouse gas tied to […]
July 2, 2014

Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 Lifts Off!

– Engineers have successfully established communication with the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2. – The Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 has separated from the Delta II rocket that boosted it […]