space travel

President Donald Trump Sets NASA Goal of Landing Americans on Mars

President Donald Trump Sets NASA Goal of Landing Americans on Mars by 2033

As part of President Donald Trump’s continued “Make America Great Again” promise, he has now signed a the NASA Transition Authorization Act which grants NASA ...

March 21, 2017 at 9:30 pm by

SpaceX Makes First Test-Fire of Interplanetary Raptor Engine

While Elon Musk is set to deliver a keynote tomorrow at the 67th annual International Astronautical Congress tomorrow, outlining his plans to colonize Mars (and even beyond), ...

September 28, 2016 at 12:11 am by

New Indian Spaceplane Makes Its First Successful Flight

All eyes may be on big US groups like SpaceX and Blue Origin when it comes to developing reusable spacecraft, but they are far from the only efforts that are bearing fruit in ...

May 24, 2016 at 11:40 am by

NASA Funds Microbes That Could Break down Metal

Humanity is going to travel far into space sooner or later, and while we’re still trying to figure out exactly how far we can go and when we’re going to start the ...

April 17, 2016 at 4:00 pm by

Blue Origin Wants to Take Tourists into Space in 2018

We probably don’t need to tell you that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is the founder of Blue Origin – the private space travel company that aims to make space tourism a ...

March 9, 2016 at 8:00 pm by
A SpaceX drone barge used for sea landing

Sea Landing Planned for Next SpaceX Rocket Launch

After making their historic rocket landing last year, SpaceX is planning to accomplish another historic feat with a spacecraft, landing it on a platform at sea. It’s ...

January 9, 2016 at 12:00 pm by

Second Commercial Crew Mission for Boeing Ordered by NASA

In a move hopefully stemming from NASA’s revitalized budget for the coming year, NASA has issued Boeing a second flight order as part of the Commercial Crew Program. ...

December 19, 2015 at 4:18 pm by

Elon Musk Thinks That We Should Find Another Planet to Call Home

We’ve all seen the latest news about Elon Musk and his big plans for Mars, but a recent blog post signed by Tim Urban named “How (and why) SpaceX Will Colonize ...

October 14, 2015 at 5:30 pm by

Interstellar Travel and Time Travel? Never! Says Killjoy Hawking

The major tropes upon which most science fiction is based, time travel and visiting other worlds, will never be achieved by humankind, according to professional bonfire ...

June 20, 2015 at 8:58 pm by

US Developed a Spaceship Propelled by Nukes in the 1950s Reveals Freeman Dyson

Famed English-born American astrophysicist Freeman Dyson – best known for his theoretical concept for an artificial biosphere that could surround a star and sustain life, ...

June 14, 2015 at 10:58 am by

Energy-Delivering Space Laser Patented

A professor from the University of Alabama has patented a revolutionary space-based laser system designed to generate and deliver energy to a nearby spacecraft. Dr. Richard ...

June 10, 2015 at 2:55 am by

Ferrari to Build Spaceships?

The most famous supercar manufacturer in the world could be set to venture into the realm of spacecrafts. Flavio Manzoni, Design Director for Ferrari, has revealed a series of ...

May 26, 2015 at 6:58 am by

Reports of NASA “Warp Drive” Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

After the huge buzz of discovering that not only was NASA working on its own version of Star Trek’s ‘warp drive’ – the fuelless EmDrive, that uses electromagnetics to ...

May 14, 2015 at 10:58 pm by

Mars One Colonising Mission a Scam, According to Finalist

Non-profit Mars colony mission Mars One, currently in the process of narrowing down the candidates it intends to send to the Red Planet, is a scam, according to finalist Dr. ...

March 17, 2015 at 4:55 pm by

Britain Approves Europe’s First Spaceport

The British government has approved plans to build Europe’s first spaceport within the United Kingdom by 2018. The port is set to offer commercial space travel and ...

March 4, 2015 at 7:58 pm by


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