Space

Russia Wants to Send Tourists to the ISS For Space Walks

Space tourism is very nearly finally upon us as a legitimate, regular business venture.While Elon Musk storms ahead with plans for...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 01 February 2018 - 7:18PM

Weirdly Shaped Galaxies Are More Common Than We Thought

New research on the shape and behavior of large galaxies has been published which may upend everything we think we know about the...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 01 February 2018 - 6:43PM

Lockheed Martin Starts Building Orion Spaceship to Take Us to the Moon and Beyond

Giant aerospace, weapons, tech, defense and security manufacturer Lockheed Martin announced today that it has begun construction on a...

Justin Joffe
Thursday, 01 February 2018 - 12:45PM

US Military Admits Space Weapons Are Surprisingly Vulnerable to Amateur Hackers

You can do your best to protect against it, but hackers and cyber warfare are always a threat, even in space. Even the US military...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 01 February 2018 - 11:28AM

We May Have Just Found Proof of Alien Life on Saturn's Moon Titan

For years now, scientists have been fascinated by the distant moon of Titan, which orbits the planet Saturn. We know that the moon has...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 01 February 2018 - 11:12AM

Advanced Universe Simulation Shows How Black Holes Impact Space in Surprising Ways

Anyone who's played a video game in recent years can tell you that our ability to simulate the real world is getting incredibly...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 01 February 2018 - 10:44AM

Humans Have Already Left 400,000 Pounds of Garbage on the Moon

As the world gears up for an increasing rise in space travel, buoyed primarily by commercial endeavors to try and monetize the space...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 - 7:04PM

Rare Photo of Dark 'Snake Nebula' Lupus 3 Could Finally Solve the Mystery of How Stars Are Born

Far away, deep within the Scorpius constellation, there exists a dark expanse of cosmic clouds known as Lupus 3. The nebula is easily...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 - 10:59AM

Tonight's Super Blue Blood Moon Eclipse May Help Us Find Alien Planets

In case somehow you haven't heard, there's going to be a particularly special moon tonight.The so-called "super blue blood moon" will...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 - 10:38AM

Watch an Atlas V Rocket Launch From the Rocket's POV

Ever wondered what it looks like to sit in a rocket and blast off into space?Thanks to a new "rocket cam" that was installed aboard...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 30 January 2018 - 6:40PM

Bill Clinton Learned 'Secret Government' Was Hiding UFO Secrets While President

Plenty of people have accused the government of withholding secrets files on UFO encounters, but if there was one person who would...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 29 January 2018 - 12:18PM

SpaceX Sets Official Launch Date for Falcon Heavy Rocket Carrying Tesla Roadster Bound for Mars

We're nearing a very important moment for the future of space travel.Not content with running small payloads into space for government...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 29 January 2018 - 11:04AM

New Astronaut Food Recipe Combines Human Waste and Bacteria

We could start by asking a hypothetical yes-or-no question here, but if you've read the headline, you know the answer would almost...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 28 January 2018 - 1:11PM

Lost NASA Satellite is Discovered After Going Missing For a Decade

When NASA launched their IMAGE satellite back in 2000, they were expecting the $150 million craft to have a long career of service...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 27 January 2018 - 4:29PM

Astronomers Are Not Happy About The 'Disco Ball Star' Launched Into Orbit

Last week, thanks in large part to the dropping costs of launching objects into space (and the growing number of foolhardy...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 26 January 2018 - 6:45PM

Porous Alien Quicksand Could Doom Missions to Jupiter's Moon Europa

A new study explaining the negative polarization behavior on Jupiter's moon Europa suggests that its surface may be fine-grained...

Justin Joffe
Friday, 26 January 2018 - 12:43PM

US Refuses to Sign Space Arms Race Prevention Treaty While Ramping Up Hypersonic Rocket Tests

In the modern era of advanced technology, old-world nostalgia is incredibly fashionable.Vinyl record players are popular yet again,...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 26 January 2018 - 12:06PM

Alien Life-Detection Device Passes Key Test in Mars-Like Arctic Conditions

The hunt for alien life on Mars continues, and according to a new study conducted by a team of researchers in the Canadian Arctic,...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 26 January 2018 - 10:38AM

Devastating Dust Storms Stole Mars' Atmosphere and Water, Says New Study

Based on everything we've discovered thus far, Mars isn't exactly an ideal vacation destination.There may not be much danger of rain...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 26 January 2018 - 10:28AM

Rocket Lab Launches 'Disco Ball' Star Into Orbit That's Now the 'Brightest Object in the Sky'

Space has become a democratized pursuit over the last several years. Previously only available to our governmental agencies, now...

Super User
Thursday, 25 January 2018 - 12:00PM