Science

May 29, 2019

UFOs exist and everyone needs to adjust to that fact

The term “UFO” automatically triggers derision in most quarters of polite society. One of Christopher Buckley’s better satires, “Little Green Men,” is premised on a George […]
May 28, 2019

Space-Based Medical Research for Public Health

Space exploration has opened up new horizons, bringing probes to Mars and the far reaches of the galaxy. But the implications of space travel also hit […]
May 27, 2019

A ball of space mud just pelted Earth—and scientists couldn’t be happier

Space science is always about what’s going on ‘out there’. Sometimes, astronomers must pay attention to what’s falling to Earth, too. That’s precisely what Arizona State […]
May 23, 2019

Huge Amount of Water Ice Is Spotted on Mars (It Could Be Long-Lost Polar Ice Caps)

Scientists think they’ve stumbled on a new cache of water ice on Mars — and not just any ice but a layered mix of ice and sand representing […]
May 22, 2019

Moving Forward With Space-Based Solar Power

Great resources are becoming a rapidly-growing alternative from today’s traditional non-renewable source fossil fuels. Researchers have found that non-renewable resources such as oil, coal and natural […]
May 15, 2019

The moon is quaking as it shrinks

A 2010 analysis of imagery from NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) found that the moon shriveled like a raisin as its interior cooled, leaving behind thousands […]
May 14, 2019

NASA seeks additional $1.6 billion for 2024 Moon plan

WASHINGTON — The White House and NASA announced May 13 that they will seek an additional $1.6 billion in funding for the agency in fiscal year […]
May 13, 2019

How Do Engineers Design & Build Rockets?

It seems like NASA and SpaceX are launching rockets every other month, carrying astronauts and supplies to their low Earth orbit destination on the International Space […]
May 10, 2019

Jeff Bezos unveils his sweeping vision for humanity’s future in space

“It’s time to go back to the Moon—this time to stay.” WASHINGTON D.C.—The world’s richest person, Jeff Bezos, unveiled his sweeping vision for humanity on Thursday […]