John M. Grunsfeld

January 14, 2016

What happens if we find out an asteroid is heading for earth?

If ever there’s a giant space rock headed for our planet, hopefully bureaucracy will save us. Last week, NASA announced the creation of a new office […]
April 8, 2015

Signs of Alien Life Will Be Found by 2025, NASA's Chief Scientist Predicts

Humanity is on the verge of discovering alien life, high-ranking NASA scientists say. “I think we’re going to have strong indications of life beyond Earth within […]
February 22, 2015

NASA Thinks There May Be Life on Jupiter’s Moon

Scientists may soon head to the icy surface of Europa to search for evidence David Bowie once speculated about life on Mars, and now NASA scientists are […]
December 1, 2014

So – You’re Still Interested in Astronomy? Jupiter

Hello again. Last time, we looked at the two moons of Mars, Phobos and Deimos. Today, I thought we’d start to look at 10 facts you […]
September 16, 2014

Nasa will 'miss goal to find 90% of nearby potentially dangerous asteroids'

Nasa will not meet a goal ordered by Congress to find 90% of nearby and potentially dangerous asteroids larger than 460 feet (140 metres) in diameter, the […]
January 16, 2014

Nasa reveal plans for the biggest rocket ever made to take man to Mars

It is set to become the largest rocket ever built, dwarfing the rockets that took man to the moon and paving the way for manned missions […]
August 16, 2013

Nasa abandons hope of fixing Kepler

Nasa has abandoned hope of restoring the Kepler Space Telescope to full working order after the spacecraft suffered two technical failures. After several months of analysis, […]
May 16, 2013

NASA's planet-hunting telescope 'broken'

NASA’s planet-hunting Kepler spacecraft appears to be hobbled by a faulty wheel and may be near the end of its four-year mission, space agency scientists have […]
January 26, 2013

NASA Joins ESA Hunt For Dark Energy And Matter

NASA and the European Space Agency announced this week that the two organizations have partnered on the ESA’s Euclid mission. This mission, a space telescope that […]