Technology

November 29, 2016

NASA ends efforts to repair space station Earth science instrument – See more at: http://spacenews.com/nasa-ends-efforts-to-repair-space-station-earth-science-instrument/#sthash.U5bXV9bN.dpuf

WASHINGTON — NASA announced Nov. 28 it was formally ending a mission of an instrument on the International Space Station that malfunctioned earlier this year, a […]
November 28, 2016

NASA wants you to help astronauts deal with their poo in space

GOING to the bathroom in zero-gravity can be a tricky task — and NASA wants your help to make it a little bit easier for its […]
November 25, 2016

ASA Launched Its Most Powerful Weather Satellite

An exciting milestone for space weather analysis occurred this past weekend. The most powerful space weather instrument known to man launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, on […]
November 22, 2016

Here's How Extraterrestrial Farming Will Work on Mars

Landing humans on Mars would be a momentous event in human history. To live beyond Earth’s biosphere is a dream to many, but establishing a sustainable […]
November 20, 2016

Best weather satellite ever built rockets into space

GOES-R can deliver results in real time The most advanced weather satellite ever built rocketed into space Saturday night, part of an $11 billion effort to […]
November 14, 2016

Ridley Scott brings 'The Martian' to VR for PlayStation VR and HTC Vive

Matt Damon’s experience taming the wilds of Mars in the The Martian are now available to all, thanks to the immersive magic of virtual reality. The […]
November 13, 2016

NASA Showcases Virtual Reality for Space Exploration

Microsoft’s HoloLens headsets are already aiding astronauts on the International Space Station, and next-generation VR could prove vital for journeys to Mars NEW YORK—Visitors from NASA’s […]
November 12, 2016

SHOULD WE BE WORRIED ABOUT SPACEX'S PLAN TO FUEL THE FALCON 9 WITH ASTRONAUTS ON BOARD?

On September 1, SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket exploded while it was being fueled up for a test fire, engulfing the launch pad, the rocket, and its […]
November 7, 2016

NASA: Students Design Space Habitation Systems for ‘Journey to Mars’ Crew

Students have created prototypes of space habitation systems for astronauts on the “Journey to Mars.” The prototypes were built by the university teams of NASA’s eXploration Systems […]