• By Space   -   Dec 13, 2017

    SPACEX ROCKET LAUNCH FOR NASA DELAYED TO FRIDAY FOR EXTRA INSPECTIONS

    SpaceX has again pushed back the launch of a used Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon capsule filled with NASA cargo - this time to no earlier...

  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    PREDAWN SKY SHOW! SEE THE GEMINIDS, MARS, JUPITER & THE MOON WEDNESDAY

    Watch a waning crescent moon pass the dim Red Planet during the early hours of Dec. 13 and then brilliant Jupiter the following morning,...

  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    'ROCKET SCIENCE' BOOK LAUNCHES KIDS THROUGH FUNDAMENTALS OF SPACE

    As I read the beautifully illustrated "Rocket Science" by aerospace engineer Andrew Rader and illustrator Galen Frazer, I couldn't...

  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    BLUE ORIGIN LAUNCHES 1ST NEW SHEPARD SPACESHIP TEST FLIGHT IN OVER A YEAR

    Blue Origin's New Shepard suborbital vehicle took to the skies today in its first test flight in more than a year, according to media...

  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    AN EVENING WITH NEIL DEGRASSE TYSON: TICKETS GIVEAWAY

    Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will host a three-hour discussion on "The Search for Life in the Universe" in Asbury Park, New Jersey...

  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    JUPITER'S GREAT RED SPOT IS MORE THAN 50 TIMES DEEPER THAN EARTH'S OCEAN

  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    ARIANE 5 ROCKET LAUNCHES 4 MORE SATELLITES FOR EUROPE'S GPS NETWORK

    A European Ariane 5 rocket shot skyward from the small South American country of French Guiana this afternoon carrying four navigation...

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  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    WILL ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE BECOME CONSCIOUS?

    Depends how you define consciousness.

  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    NASA SEEKS PROPOSALS FOR SPACE RESOURCES TECHNOLOGIES

    NASA is seeking proposals for studies and technology development efforts related to the use of space resources, particularly as they...

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  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    ARE YOU A JEDI? USE THE FORCE IN OUR 'STAR WARS' QUIZ!

    Take this quiz to see what you know about Jedi warriors. The more you know, the closer you are to being a Jedi yourself!

  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    REVIEW - STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI

    Mark Hamill steals the show in a master turn by newly-minted STAR WARS auteur Rian Johnson.

  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    SPACEX WILL LAUNCH ITS MOST REUSED ROCKET YET ON WEDNESDAY: WATCH IT LIVE

    SpaceX will launch a cargo mission to the International Space Station Wednesday in what will be another leap forward in the private...

  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    TRUMP'S MOON DIRECTIVE EARNS PRAISE FROM NASA, OTHERS

    President Donald Trump signed his first space policy directive for NASA, ordering a return to the moon in order to send astronauts...

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  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    LITTLE INVENTORS: CLEVER KIDS MAKE SPACE TECH IN NEW CONTEST

    Little Inventors: Inventions for Space, an initiative open to students in Canada in grades 1 through 9, launched last month with the...

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  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    LUCKY VIEW: RARE DOUBLE 'MOONBOW' SHINES IN MAGICAL PHOTO OF GREEN AURORA

    An explosion of colors lights up the evening sky as a rare double "moonbow" meets the northern lights in this stunning, star-speckled...

  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    MASSIVE BLACK HOLE HAS SURPRISINGLY WEAK MAGNETIC FIELD

    Astronomers measured the magnetic field surrounding a black hole located roughly 8,000 light-years away.

  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    TRUMP FORMALLY ESTABLISHES LUNAR LANDING GOAL, BUT WITHOUT DETAILS

    President Donald Trump signed an order Dec. 11 formally directing NASA to send humans back to the moon, but provided no information...

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  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    SPACEX DELAYS LAUNCH OF USED ROCKET FOR NASA CARGO DELIVERY MISSION

    SpaceX has delayed the launch of its next cargo delivery mission for NASA by 24 hours to allow time for additional system checks, the...

  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    SPACE SHUTTLE: THE FIRST REUSABLE SPACECRAFT

    America's space shuttles were NASA's orbital workhorses.

  • By Space   -   Dec 12, 2017

    ROCKET LAB ABORTS TEST LAUNCH SECONDS BEFORE LIFTOFF

    The private spaceflight company Rocket Lab aborted a scheduled test launch of its small-scale Electron rocket today , just 2 seconds...