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June 19, 2013

Armin van Buuren to journey into space next year

Two years ago, Armin van Buuren teamed up with Space Expedition Corporation to unveil a brand new space craft, The Lynx Static Prototype 1. The space craft has […]
June 18, 2013

NASA Selects 2013 Astronaut Candidate Class

After an extensive year-and-a-half search, NASA has a new group of potential astronauts who will help the agency push the boundaries of exploration and travel to […]
June 17, 2013

Has NASA’s Kepler telescope identified new habitable planets?

NASA’s Kepler telescope has identified 503 new potential planets, some of which may even be habitable. “Some of these new planet candidates are small and some […]
June 15, 2013

'Albert Einstein' freighter docks with space station

Europe‘s big freighter, the Albert Einstein ATV, has docked with the International Space Station (ISS). The 20-tonne vehicle hooked onto the back of the 415km-high orbiting […]
June 15, 2013

Draft NASA Authorization Bill Nixes Asteroid Retrieval Mission

WASHINGTON — The House Science, Space and Technology Committee has  begun drafting a NASA authorization bill that would hold the agency to a top line of […]
June 14, 2013

NASA works on reusability for its Orion next-generation spaceship

Since the space shuttle’s retirement in 2011, NASA has relied on Russian rockets to launch its astronauts to space. But the United States plans to have […]
June 13, 2013

MADE IN SPACE AND NASA TO SEND FIRST 3D PRINTER INTO SPACE

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — To prepare for a future where parts can be built on-demand in space, Made in Space, the space manufacturing company, has partnered […]
June 12, 2013

Marks on Martian Dunes May Reveal Tracks of Dry Ice Sleds

PASADENA, Calif. — NASA research indicates hunks of frozen carbon dioxide — dry ice — may glide down some Martian sand dunes on cushions of gas […]
June 11, 2013

China launches fifth manned space mission

A Shenzhou spacecraft carrying a crew of three, including China’s second female astronaut, streaked into orbit Tuesday, heading for a prototype space station module for a […]