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September 4, 2019

SpaceX Fires Up Rocket in Prep for 1st Astronaut Launch with Crew Dragon

We’re still not sure when that launch will occur, however. paceX has fired up the rocket that will launch the first crewed mission in the company’s […]
September 3, 2019

Things To Know To Make Your Dream Of Working In Astronomy Come True

Many know that a career in the stars is more than just a childhood dream. Sure, it’s rooted in staring at the stars and having a […]
September 2, 2019

Astronomers Baffled by ‘Cosmic Mountain Ranges’ Jutting Through the Milky Way

They have very little idea how these stunning geographic features form. To us, the night sky may look like a random splattering of stars, but astronomers are learning […]
September 1, 2019

China’s Lunar Rover Has Found Something Weird on the Far Side of the Moon

China’s Chang’e-4 lunar rover has discovered an unusually colored, ‘gel-like’ substance during its exploration activities on the far side of the moon. The mission’s rover, Yutu-2, stumbled on that […]
August 31, 2019

Scientists May Have Found a Volcanic Exomoon That Darth Vader Could Call Home

Astronomers think they’ve discovered a burning-hot world. Scientists may have found a volcanic world on the verge of destruction, where the chances of finding life are […]
August 29, 2019

Scientists Test Mars Spacesuit By Climbing a Glacier in Iceland

Explorers tested Mars tech on Earth. A team of researchers and explorers ventured inside of a volcano and out to some of the most remote stretches […]
August 28, 2019

SpaceX Starhopper rocket prototype takes giant leap for Elon Musk

A very early version of Elon Musk’s Mars Starship blasts to new heights. After a few false starts, the prototype of Elon Musk’s Mars rocket made a spectacular […]
August 27, 2019

Scientists Are Building a Real-Life Version of the Starship Enterprise’s Life Scanner

Spiral light reveals living creatures. When the crewmembers of the starship Enterprise pull into orbit around a new planet, one of the first things they do […]
August 26, 2019

X-37B Military Space Plane Breaks Record on Latest Mystery Mission

Nearly 719 days of orbital spaceflight and counting. The U.S. Air Force’s X-37B space plane just broke its spaceflight-duration record. At 6:43 a.m. EDT (1043 GMT) today (Aug. […]