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March 27, 2013

James Cameron donates sub to research institution

Canadian director James Cameron is donating the submarine he helped build for his journey to the bottom of the sea to the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. […]
March 27, 2013

U.S. astronomers discover new type of supernova

U. S. astronomers have discovered a new type of supernova that does not fit in the already known two types. Previously discovered supernovas are classified under […]
March 26, 2013

NASA TO LAUNCH 13,000 SQUARE FOOT KAPTON SOLAR SAIL IN 2014

Navigating space isn’t easy—there’s no air, water, or earth to push your spacecraft in another direction. Rocket fuels and gravity assist have been our best tools […]
March 24, 2013

Chris Hadfield demonstrates Microbial Air Sampling on the ISS

The International Space Station crews about 3 — 6 people at a time, but sometimes unwelcome guests appear in the form of bacteria. To keep the […]
March 24, 2013

Buzz Aldrin, Apollo 11 Moonwalker, Refutes Auction & Is Keeping Space Memorabilia

A New York auction house is set to sell more than 300 space artifacts on Monday (March 25), including original documents that were flown to the […]
March 24, 2013

Lockheed Martin wants to use a quantum computer to develop radar, aircraft systems

Lockheed Martin is looking at several challenging applications for the quantum-computing hardware it has purchased from from D-Wave Systems, the New York Times reported Friday. The use of quantum […]
March 23, 2013

Sequester Cancels NASA Outreach

Well, it looks like it’s finally happened: the U.S. sequester – a “series of across-the-board cuts to government agencies totaling $1.2 trillion over 10 years” (CNN) — has finally […]
March 23, 2013

‘Star Trek’: Watch every episode to celebrate William Shatner’s birth

Got plans this weekend? You do now. Beginning Friday and running through March 31, the video streaming service Hulu is making every episode of the original […]
March 23, 2013

Meteor captured on camera in US

A security camera above a car yard in Seaford, Delaware, and another in Maryland captured footage of what appeared to be a meteor travelling across the […]