August 18, 2015

Mars One debates MIT: CEO Bas Lansdorp still doesn’t have a plan to reach the planet

In October 2014, Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduate students Sydney Do and Andrew Owens released an independent research report on Mars One — a not-for-profit organization that wants […]
January 26, 2015

Asteroid 2004 BL86 zips past Earth today

An asteroid bigger than the world’s most massive cruise ships will fly past the Earth today, and will be visible from Canada with strong binoculars or […]
October 17, 2014

NASA Investigating Deep-Space Hibernation Technology

Manned missions to deep space present numerous challenges. In addition to the sheer amount of food, water and air necessary to keep a crew alive for […]
October 5, 2014

NASA Eyes Crew Deep Sleep Option for Mars Mission

A NASA-backed study explores an innovative way to dramatically cut the cost of a human expedition to Mars — put the crew in stasis. Last year, […]
February 10, 2013

A Song from Space

A lot of music has been written about space and space travel, but very few have been sung from space. And fewer still have involved a […]
January 19, 2013

Chris Hadfield speaks live from space station to kids at Milton school named for him

Commander Chris Hadfield had a gymnasium of more than 800 children and their teachers over the moon Thursday morning during a live broadcast from outer space. The 20-minute […]