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Scientists Want New Planetary Definition to Include 110 Space Objects

Scientists Want New Planetary Definition to Include 110 Space Objects

A group of six scientists from five institutions including John Hopkins University’s Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences in Baltimore, Maryland, USA are not just ...

March 20, 2017 at 2:02 pm by
Buzz Aldrin Hosts Cycling Pathways to Mars VR Experience

Buzz Aldrin Hosts Cycling Pathways to Mars VR Experience

Buzz Aldrin was on the Apollo 11 mission which first set foot on the moon, but his latest project takes the 87-year old astronaut all the way to Mars in a virtual reality ...

March 19, 2017 at 11:05 am by
Kerbal Space Program to Get First Expansion Called Making History

Kerbal Space Program to Get First Expansion Called Making History

The popular space flight launching simulator Kerbal Space Program is about to get its first ever expansion called Making History, the biggest news from the title ever since ...

March 18, 2017 at 11:30 pm by
NASA Plans to Establish Magnetic Shield for Martian Atmosphere

NASA Plans to Establish Magnetic Shield for Martian Atmosphere

Unlike Earth, Mars is a cold, dry and barren place but it was not always that way. About 4.2 billion years ago it had an atmosphere but its magnetic field suddenly disappeared ...

March 6, 2017 at 8:15 pm by

NASA Discovers Seven Earth-Like Exoplanets

US astronautics organisation NASA has announced that it has found seven exoplanets orbiting a single star which are of of comparable size to Earth; three of the planets have ...

February 23, 2017 at 11:11 pm by
NASA to Make Exoplanet Announcement on February 22

NASA to Make Exoplanet Announcement on February 22

On February 22, Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Stanrdard Time/6:00 PM Greenwich Mean Time, NASA is set to announce their latest exoplanet discovery; that is discovery of ...

February 22, 2017 at 3:30 pm by

JAXA Mission Seeks to Clean up Space Debris

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) has launched an experiment to test its innovative new solution for removing potentially dangerous space debris. An unmanned craft ...

January 31, 2017 at 6:00 am by
Students ask Can beer be brewed on the moon?

University Students Study if Beer Can Be Brewed on the Moon

A team of University of California San Diego engineering students are studying the viability of yeast on the moon and whether beer can be freshly brewed with it. If the idea ...

January 22, 2017 at 2:00 pm by

NASA Plans Quadrillion-Dollar Asteroid Mining Mission

NASA has unveiled an ambitious plan to voyage to one of our most intriguing local, metal-rich asteroids. 16 Psyche is located within the Solar system – one of many asteroids ...

January 16, 2017 at 6:30 pm by

Six New Unexplained Radio Signals Detected Outside Our Galaxy

Every month we seem to have speculative evidence of the existence of extraterrestrial life, whether it be mysterious transmissions or massive structures orbiting distant ...

December 26, 2016 at 9:00 pm by
Space-based Arms Race Defense

New US Defense Bill Could Spur New Space-based Arms Race

Incumbent US President Barack Obama has signed the National Defense Authorization act, a year-end policy defense bill that covers all aspects of the United States Military and ...

December 25, 2016 at 6:00 am by

Japan’s Latest Space Junk Collector Launched

Japan launched a cargo ship this week, heading out to the ISS and taking their new ‘space junk’ collector along for the ride. The Kounotori, which means Stork in ...

December 10, 2016 at 3:00 pm by

Researchers Develop “Artificial Gravity” Device for Astronauts

If you want to simulate gravity while travelling in space, the most effective method is to create a massive rotating centrifuge, a la the Discovery One spaceship in Stanley ...

November 27, 2016 at 10:00 pm by

3D-Printing Spider Bots Could Build a City on the Moon

German engineering company Siemans has developed a team of spider-like robots with on-board 3D printers capable of working together in extreme conditions to contruct buildings ...

November 27, 2016 at 9:00 pm by
Endless

Endless Space 2 Patch Comes With New Factions!

Endless Space 2 is an enthralling turn-based 4K space-strategy simulator which allows to you explore mysterious sectors of uncharted space. This is one of the best examples ...

November 24, 2016 at 3:20 pm by