August 10, 2015

Black Holes

Black holes are probably some of the most terrifying specimens of astronomy existing in the universe. The gravitational pull of black holes is so overwhelmingly strong […]
August 9, 2015


NASA’s Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) program, carefully selects participants from a broad range of studies and grants them each $100,000 to fund a nine-month initial definition and […]
August 8, 2015

Who’s Out There?—In the Colorado River

Since it’s been so difficult to re-invent life on Earth using wet technology, we shouldn’t ignore the weird inventions Time and Mother Nature have come up with here. Like, […]
August 6, 2015

Dark side of the moon captured by Nasa satellite a million miles from Earth

In an unusual treat for astronomers, and perhaps Pink Floyd fans, what is often known as the dark side of the moon has been captured, fully […]
August 5, 2015

Nine Things We Have Learned From New Horizons (So Far)

After nearly ten years and just over 3 billion miles, NASA’s probe New Horizons flew by Pluto at 30,800 miles per hour and used seven scientific instruments […]
August 5, 2015

Neutron Stars

Our sun is 2* 10^30 kilograms in weight- over three hundred thousand times the weight of the earth. However, since the sun is so tremendous, its […]
July 31, 2015

Is Space About To Experience A Design Renaissance?

Getting human beings off the planet is the hardest design challenge mankind has ever undertaken. Yet it’s also a solved problem: we’ve been sending people into […]
July 30, 2015

Watch Nasa fly a plane into the ground…for safety

This is what it looks like when Nasa purposefully pummels a plane into the ground from 100 feet in the air. Although commercial jets reach heights […]
July 29, 2015

NASA 'On The Cusp' Of Discovering If Life Exists Beyond Earth, Says Top Scientist

WASHINGTON — There’s evidence of an interior ocean on Pluto. One of Jupiter’s moons has a global ocean beneath its crust that could contain more than […]