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May 11, 2013

Saturday Spacewalk to Troubleshoot Ammonia Leak Approved

International Space Station managers and the international partners approved plans late Friday for a spacewalk Saturday by Expedition 35 crew members Chris Cassidy and Tom Marshburn […]
May 10, 2013

Gravity (trailer)

[frame type=”lifted” align=”none”][/frame] Gravity is an upcoming sci-fi drama film co-written, produced, co-edited and directed by Alfonso Cuarón. The film stars Sandra Bullock and George Clooney […]
May 10, 2013

NASA Celebrates the 40th Anniversary of Skylab

NASA will commemorate the 40th anniversary of America‘s first space station Monday, May 13, with a televised roundtable discussion featuring Skylab astronauts, a current astronaut and […]
May 9, 2013

Space station leaking vital coolant, NASA says

Astronauts on the International Space Station have discovered a leak of ammonia coolant on their orbiting habitat, and NASA is looking into the problem, though it […]
May 9, 2013

International Space Station switches from Windows to Linux, for improved reliability

The United Space Alliance, which manages the computers aboard the International Space Station in association with NASA, has announced that the Windows XP computers aboard the […]
May 9, 2013

Hydrogen clouds lurking among Milky Way’s neighbors could be fuel line for new stars

Astronomers from the National Radio Astronomy Observatory have spotted a cluster of hydrogen clouds bridging the space between two nearby galaxies, Andromeda and Triangulum. They detected these objects […]
May 8, 2013

NORTHROP GRUMMAN COMPLETES LUNAR LANDER STUDY FOR THE GOLDEN SPIKE COMPANY

BOULDER, CO, May 8, 2013 — The Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has completed a feasibility study of new commercial lunar lander configurations for the Golden Spike Company […]
May 8, 2013

Buzz Aldrin Wants To Send People On A One-Way Trip To Mars

The Second Man on the Moon BuzzAldrin.com In a wide-ranging interview with PopularScience.com, Aldrin talks about a mission to Mars, 34 years of sobriety and the future […]
May 8, 2013

Ex-NASA Shuttle Pilot Joins Virgin Galactic

Fresh off the heels of the first rocket-powered test flight of its passenger spaceship, owner and aspiring operator Virgin Galactic has added two pilots to its […]