Technology

January 27, 2017

BOEING'S NEW SPACESUITS LOOK LIKE A BIG UPGRADE FROM NASA'

MORE COMFORTABLE, LESS UGLY, AND (HOPEFULLY) JUST AS FUNCTIONAL Some day soon, private companies are expected to take over the task of carrying astronauts to and […]
January 25, 2017

Five finalists will try to land a spacecraft on the Moon this year to win the Google Lunar X Prize

They have booked rides to space, but they need to launch before December 31st From a group of 16 contestants, five teams are officially moving forward […]
January 14, 2017

This private company wants to launch to the moon, and it has the money to do it

A private company you probably haven’t heard of just announced that it has the money it needs to shoot for the moon, literally. Moon Express — […]
January 6, 2017

NASA to Launch a Powerful Space Telescope to Hunt Black Holes

The Imaging X-ray Polarimetry Explorer — or IXPE — will be able to study the extremely turbulent environment immediately surrounding the most massive objects in the […]
January 5, 2017

NASA’S NEW PSYCHE MISSION WILL TAKE US TO A METAL ASTEROID FOR THE FIRST TIME

IT MAY BE THE NAKED CORE OF AN ANCIENT PLANET Asteroids are some of the last unexplored territories in the solar system. To help fill in […]
January 5, 2017

NASA'S NEW PSYCHE MISSION WILL TAKE US TO A METAL ASTEROID FOR THE FIRST TIME

IT MAY BE THE NAKED CORE OF AN ANCIENT PLANET Asteroids are some of the last unexplored territories in the solar system. To help fill in […]
January 3, 2017

SpaceX plans Jan. 8 return to flight after completing failure investigation

WASHINGTON — SpaceX plans to resume Falcon 9 launches on Jan. 8 after completing the investigation into the pad explosion that destroyed another Falcon 9 four […]
January 2, 2017

As the Apollo Program Turns 50, This Is How We’ll Celebrate

This year will remember NASA’s historic Apollo program, beginning with the terrible tragedy of Apollo 1. The year 2017 marks a major milestone in crewed spaceflight. […]
January 2, 2017

As the Apollo Program Turns 50, This Is How We'll Celebrate

This year will remember NASA’s historic Apollo program, beginning with the terrible tragedy of Apollo 1. The year 2017 marks a major milestone in crewed spaceflight. […]