Category: Space

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NASA launched successfully next generation tracking and data relay satellite TDRS-M into orbit

NASA launched successfully next generation tracking and data relay satellite TDRS-M into orbit

Nasa on 18 august stated its third and final in a series of next generation communications satellites has effectively been positioned into orbit. the ...
Milky Way’s Fastest Stars Are ‘Runaways’ From Another Galaxy: Study

Milky Way’s Fastest Stars Are ‘Runaways’ From Another Galaxy: Study

The fastest-moving stars in our galaxy - which are travelling so swiftly that they can escape the Milky Way - are in fact 'runaways' from a much small ...
Mars Surface ‘More Uninhabitable’ Than Thought: Study

Mars Surface ‘More Uninhabitable’ Than Thought: Study

Hopes of finding life on Mars, at least on the surface, were dealt a blow Thursday by a study revealing that salt minerals present on the Red Planet k ...
Are Aliens Real?

Are Aliens Real?

The Universe is a big, cold, dark and lonely place, and it just so happens that on Earth we have the perfect conditions to support organisms that ...
Recycled Falcon 9 rocket survives one of SpaceX’s most challenging landings yet

Recycled Falcon 9 rocket survives one of SpaceX’s most challenging landings yet

June 24 at 3:10pm Eastern, SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket lofted a Bulgarian communications satellite into space. While BulgariaSat-1 was still making its w ...
So, you want to terraform Mars? Here’s one way to do it.

So, you want to terraform Mars? Here’s one way to do it.

Mars is known as the Red Planet, but we could color it green. By unleashing greenhouse gases that trap the sun’s heat—something humans happen to be ve ...
Sorry, but Anonymous has no evidence that NASA has found alien life

Sorry, but Anonymous has no evidence that NASA has found alien life

In a new video, the hacker group known as Anonymous claims that NASA has discovered alien life. But before you freak out, let’s talk.For ...
Stephen Hawking says we have 100 years to colonize a new planet—or die. Could we do it?

Stephen Hawking says we have 100 years to colonize a new planet—or die. Could we do it?

Stephen Hawking is making apocalyptic predictions again. The respected theoretical physicist warns that humanity needs to become a multi-planetary spe ...
SpaceX Dragon Returns From ISS With Chinese Experiment

SpaceX Dragon Returns From ISS With Chinese Experiment

SpaceX's Dragon cargo spacecraft returned to Earth from the International Space Station (ISS) on Monday, bringing back the first Chinese experiment ev ...
Europe’s Galileo Satnav Identifies Problems Behind Failing Clocks

Europe’s Galileo Satnav Identifies Problems Behind Failing Clocks

Investigators have uncovered the problems behind the failure of atomic clocks onboard satellites belonging to the beleaguered Galileo satnav system, t ...
NASA’s Juno Probe to Pass Over Jupiter’s Great Red Spot on July 10

NASA’s Juno Probe to Pass Over Jupiter’s Great Red Spot on July 10

NASA has said its Juno spacecraft will pass directly over Jupiter's Great Red Spot, the gas giant's iconic, 16,000-km wide storm, on July 10.This ...
SpaceX has proven it can reuse its rockets—now what?

SpaceX has proven it can reuse its rockets—now what?

For the first time, a used SpaceX rocket booster has flown again.On March 30, the first stage of a Falcon 9 rocket sent its second payload into sp ...
Scientists are trying to confirm the existence of a giant ringed planet

Scientists are trying to confirm the existence of a giant ringed planet

There’s a big eclipse coming up. No, not the total solar eclipse in August that we’re all really excited about. This one will happen in Sept ...
NASA Sounding Rocket Creates Coloured Clouds

NASA Sounding Rocket Creates Coloured Clouds

After several unsuccessful attempts, NASA has finally launched a sounding rocket that created artificial colourful clouds that were visible from New Y ...
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