Satellites


World War III Could Start In Space

World War III Could Start In Space

Nearly a century after Robert Goddard launched his first liquid-fuel rocket, we are now inextricably linked to the hundreds of...

Apr 25 2014, 2:04am CDT

MH370: Satellite Spots 300 floating Objects

MH370: Satellite Spots 300 floating Objects

A Thai satellite has spotted 300 objects in the southern Indian Ocean....

Mar 27 2014, 5:03am CDT

MH370: Chinese Satellite Spots Large Debris

MH370: Chinese Satellite Spots Large Debris

Breaking News: A Chinese satellite has spotted a large object. Could it be debris from the MH370?...

Mar 22 2014, 7:40am CDT

Satellites Unlikely To Find Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777

Satellites Unlikely To Find Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777

The odds of quickly resolving the mystery of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 via either satellite imagery or related data remain l...

Mar 15 2014, 1:26am CDT

Shoebox-Sized CubeSats Crucial To Future Of Planetary Science

Shoebox-Sized CubeSats Crucial To Future Of Planetary Science

CubeSat technology on the order of a magnitude smaller and cheaper than conventional planetary science satellites should make i...

Feb 24 2014, 2:16am CST

Nanoracks Begins The Largest Cubesat Deployment Ever

Nanoracks Begins The Largest Cubesat Deployment Ever

Early Tuesday morning, two CubeSats were deployed from the International Space Station thanks to NanoRacks‘ CubeSat deployment...

Feb 12 2014, 10:33pm CST

NASA PhoneSat 2.4 Calls Home To Report All Is Well

NASA PhoneSat 2.4 Calls Home To Report All Is Well

NASA PhoneSat 2.4 is ready for input...

Dec 5 2013, 12:06pm CST

Samsung and Google "smuggled" Nexus S onto the Shuttle's Final Mission

Samsung and Google "smuggled" Nexus S onto the Shuttle's Final Mission

Samsung Nexus S Android Phone is Aboard Space Shuttle Atlantis as part of a research project....

Jul 11 2011, 2:41am CDT

US and Russian Satellite crash in Space

US and Russian Satellite crash in Space

For the first time in history (at least publicly known) two satellites collided in Space. This space accident was happening 485...

Feb 12 2009, 12:16am CST

Iridium Satellite Announces NEXT

Iridium Satellite Announces NEXT

Iridium Satellite will announce the Iridium NEXT initiative at the SATELLITE 2007 Show in Washington next week. Iridium NEXT...

Feb 15 2007, 2:28am CST