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Arianespace Rocket Crashes After Malfunction

Following the success of programs such as Elon Musk’s SpaceX, we have probably been treated to more rocket launches (that we could watch live) in the last couple of ...

July 11, 2019 at 4:27 pm by

Where To Watch The SpaceX Rocket Launch!

SpaceX Following a delay earlier this week, Elon Musk’s SpaceX program today plans to launch a rocket into space. Well, technically a satellite, but it will be taken ...

April 10, 2019 at 2:57 pm by

Amazon Plans To Launch 3,000 Satellites For Broadband Service

Amazon Broadband For several years now, we have heard rumours that companies were very interested in exploring the possibility of launching satellites to create, in effect, a ...

April 5, 2019 at 12:44 pm by

Video Shows Slow Motion Capture of Space Junk Harpoon

Harpoon Clears up Space Junk For around 70 years now, the human race has been sending a lot of things up into orbit. While this has given us a lot of benefits such as ...

February 16, 2019 at 4:30 pm by

UK-Build ‘Prime’ Rocket Design Revealed

Prime Rocket While the UK might have had a hand in the rocket industry over the years, as a country it has largely not been involved in what you might call the manufacturing ...

February 11, 2019 at 12:24 pm by

Astronomers Release ‘Christmas’ Photo From Mars

Merry Christmas From Mars! Mars has certainly been the focus of more than a little attention over the last few months. With the InSight NASA probe successfully landing on the ...

December 23, 2018 at 12:35 pm by

UK Designed Space Junk Collector Is Deployed!

UK Designed Space Junk Collector Is Deployed! As you can imagine, over the years we’ve sent rather a lot of things into an orbit of our little planet. So much so in fact ...

September 19, 2018 at 4:11 pm by

SETI Scientists Report 72 Mysterious Signals!

SETI Scientists Report 72 Mysterious Signals! SETI (The Search For Extra-Terrestrial Life) pretty much has one job. They point their satellite into different parts of space ...

September 12, 2018 at 1:58 pm by

UK Government Sets Aside £92M For State Sat-Nav System

UK Government Sets Aside £92M For State Sat-Nav System Following the UK’s vote to leave the European Union, there has been an unanticipated casualty in this. For years, ...

August 29, 2018 at 11:48 am by

Facebook Confirms Existence of Secret Satellite Internet Project

High-Speed Internet via Satellite The curious folks at IEEE spectrum were digging around a few months ago, and stumbled upon a secret Facebook project. This apparently ...

July 21, 2018 at 5:48 pm by

UK Plan To Launch Satellite Rockets Within 3 Years

UK Plan To Launch Satellite Rockets Within 3 Years In terms of rocket launches, not much happens here in the UK. A bit depressing as I have actually seen a rocket launch at ...

July 16, 2018 at 10:02 am by

NASA Spacecraft Takes Photo of 200,000 Stars

  NASA Planet Hunter TESS satellite takes an amazing picture of 200,000 stars Last year, as part of a Rocket 9 launch, NASA sent the TESS satellite into space. It’s ...

May 21, 2018 at 3:03 pm by

Space X Granted FCC Permission For Satellite Internet

Space X Given FCC Permission For Satellite Internet Earlier this month Elon Musk revealed that Space X was considering the implementation of a world-wide internet service. To ...

March 30, 2018 at 1:39 pm by

Sky Announces Plans To Ditch The Satellite Dish

Sky Plan To Ditch Satellite Dishes These days, the option of having some form of home TV subscription is so common it’s practically standard. When it comes to certain ...

January 26, 2018 at 3:22 pm by

Russia Has ‘Lost’ A $33m Satelite Due To A Programming Error

Russia Loses Satellite We all occasionally lose things. Car keys, remote controls or even occasionally (and far worse) a game progress save. I daresay though that most of us ...

December 31, 2017 at 3:30 pm by

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