January 17, 2013

Europe and US agree details for Orion astronaut spacecraft

The US and Europe have cemented their plan to work together on the Americans’ next-generation capsule system to take humans beyond Earth. The Orion vehicle is […]
January 17, 2013

Canada's robot begins 1st satellite refuelling job

The Canadian-built robot handyman aboard the International Space Station is attempting to demonstrate for the first time that a machine can carry out the delicate task […]
January 17, 2013

Astronaut Chris Hadfield to speak via space with Milton students

Students at Chris Hadfield Public School in Milton, Ont., will get a thrill Thursday when their school’s namesake chats with them from space. Over 800 kindergarten […]
January 16, 2013

HD Space Camera Will Provide Live Astronaut’s View of Earth From ISS

A Canadian company plans to one-up Google Earth by streaming video footage straight from the International Space Station to the web with a top time delay […]
January 16, 2013

Russia Will Launch Its First Moon Mission Since The 1970s

Roscosmos, the Russian Federal Space Agency, will launch an unmanned mission to the moon in 2015, according to agency head Vladimir Popovkin. The rocket carrying the […]
January 15, 2013

NASA unveils last video by spacecraft that crashed into moon

A NASA probe recorded a spectacular flyover video of the moon’s far side shortly before intentionally slamming into a lunar mountain last month. NASA’s Ebb spacecraft […]
January 13, 2013

Biggest Structure In The Universe Found, Large Quasar Group Of An Incredible Scale

The largest known structure in the universe has just been discovered, and is so large that it completely violates a number of widely-accepted theories. It’s a […]
January 12, 2013

NASA hires Bigelow Aerospace to put inflatable module on International Space Station

WASHINGTON, D.C. – NASA has awarded a $17.8 million contract to Bigelow Aerospace to add one of its expandable modules to the International Space Station. The […]
January 12, 2013

SpaceX Aims for March 1 Dragon Launch

Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, has requested a March 1 launch date from the Eastern Range, which operates the Cape Canaveral, Fla., spaceport from where the […]