Space

November 5, 2015

Nasa Mars announcement: When is it and what are the four things we might find out from the press conference?

Nasa is to hold a press conference to give new details about Mars. Nasa says it will reveal “key science findings” about the fate of Mars’ […]
June 18, 2014

How To Make A New Planet Home

The recipe for creating a habitable planet turns out to be surprisingly simple: Just add water—and atmospheric gases. Mars has both, relics from four billion years […]
June 3, 2014

Astronomers find a new type of planet: The 'mega-Earth'

Astronomers announced today that they have discovered a new type of planet — a rocky world weighing 17 times as much as Earth. Theorists believed such […]
May 28, 2014

'Moonhouse' Crowdfunding Project Aims to Build 1st Art Show on the Moon

The Moonhouse is designed to fly to the moon folded up in a shoebox-sized package. After it is placed on the moon, the art installation will unfold […]
May 27, 2014

Expedition 40 all set to go

From unusual training to upholding cherished traditions, everything is being done to ensure that ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst and his crewmates arrive at the International Space […]
May 21, 2014

The Suspiciously Shrinking Storm

The planet Jupiter doesn’t do anything small. The planet is the largest in our solar system. It has 67 moons, the largest of which would be […]
April 10, 2014

What are the different flight suits astronauts wear?

Consider an astronaut who comes back from a mission without any tell-tale signs. Think of a suit that can protect him in temperatures as low as […]
March 21, 2014

BLIND IN SPACE: CHRIS HADFIELD EXPLAINS FEAR, PERCEIVED DANGER AND TRUE DANGER

Chris Hadfield’s TED Talk is not only an incredible recollection of space exploration from one of the very few living people to ever venture beyond our own planet, but […]
March 15, 2014

"I Want To Be An Astronaut" First Film EVER to Premiere in Space

“I Want To Be An Astronaut” will soon become the first film EVER to premiere in space, for the astronauts on board the International Space Station. […]