Spaceflight


NASA Is Planning to Turn Human Poop into Food

NASA Is Planning to Turn Human Poop into Food

The food will be utilized by astronauts during long-term space missions...

Aug 23 2015, 9:44pm CDT

NASA Cassini Captures Final Images of Saturn Moon Dione

NASA Cassini Captures Final Images of Saturn Moon Dione

The NASA Cassini Probe captured some awesome images of Saturn’s moon. Dione's pictures got taken remarkable clarity and pr...

Aug 21 2015, 10:04am CDT

Mars Curiosity Rover Snaps Amazing New Selfies

Mars Curiosity Rover Snaps Amazing New Selfies

The Mars Rover carried on in its exploratory mission of the Red Planet. It snapped a selfie or two of the Martian landscape wit...

Aug 21 2015, 9:47am CDT

World is Not Ending by Asteroid Next Month says NASA

Earth is Not Ending by Asteroid Next Month says NASA

NASA has once and for all ended a rumor. It was regarding a deadly asteroid that was going to strike earth in September....

Aug 21 2015, 6:51am CDT

One Direction Drag Me Down Video Filmed At NASA Released

One Direction Drag Me Down Video Filmed At NASA Released

Boy band One Direction put on space suits for the Drag Me Down music video. Watch the video below....

Aug 21 2015, 5:23am CDT

Japanese Cargo Craft Launches to ISS

Japanese Cargo Craft Launches to ISS

NASA is broadcasting the launch of the Japanese rocket to the ISS carrying supplies and ESA sponsored student designed satellit...

Aug 19 2015, 7:47am CDT

Space Elevator to be Built 20 km Above the Planet

Space Elevator to be Built 20 km Above the Planet

A space elevator might get built. It is in the works and it could take us earthlings higher than ever....

Aug 18 2015, 7:27am CDT

Watch Aurora Borealis From Space in this Time-lapse Video

Watch Aurora Borealis From Space in this Time-lapse Video

Astronauts made a video clip of the Aurora Borealis. It got seen from the vantage of space....

Aug 17 2015, 7:09am CDT

NASA Tests RS-25 Super Engine for Mission to Mars

NASA Tests RS-25 Super Engine for Mission to Mars

NASA’s mission to Mars has the Aerojet Rocketdyne’s RS-25 Engine complete. And it is ready for service....

Aug 14 2015, 10:57am CDT

Rosetta Captures Firework as Comet 67P Nears Sun

Rosetta Captures Firework as Comet 67P Nears Sun

A flare from Comet 67P got captured on film by the Rosetta probe....

Aug 13 2015, 5:13am CDT

Comet 67P with Philae Lander Nears Sun

Comet 67P with Philae Lander Nears Sun

The Comet 67P with the Philae Lander on it has approached the sun by now. What the outcome will be remains unknown....

Aug 10 2015, 6:54am CDT

Astronauts Eat First Space Veggie at ISS

Astronauts Eat First Veggies Grown in Space

The astronauts aboard the International Space Station have eaten veggies. They were grown in an artificial environment in space...

Aug 10 2015, 6:19am CDT

Nasa Extends $490 Million ISS Travel Contract with Russia

Nasa Signs $490 Million ISS Travel Contract with Russia

NASA notifies Congress that it has signed a Space Station contract modification with Russia worth $490 million....

Aug 6 2015, 4:50am CDT

New NASA Space Video shows Dark Side of Moon

New NASA Space Video shows Dark Side of Moon

NASA stuns with images of the moon crossing earth from 1.6 million kilometers away....

Aug 6 2015, 1:24am CDT

Elon Musk cancels Divorce

Elon Musk cancels Divorce

The real world Iron Man has cancelled his divorce from actress Talulah Riley. The couple already got divorced once....

Aug 5 2015, 4:54am CDT

Buzz Aldrin's Travel Expenses to Moon are $33.31

Buzz Aldrin's Travel Expenses to Moon are $33.31

The astronaut shared the forms from the 1969 moon landing mission on Twitter....

Aug 4 2015, 8:13am CDT

Space Peanut Flyby Video Captured by NASA

Space Peanut Flyby Video Captured by NASA

NASA has used two giant radio telescopes to capture a video clip of a space peanut....

Aug 4 2015, 7:15am CDT

NASA Wreckage on Display for the First Time

NASA Wreckage on Display for the First Time

Looking at part of history has always been a past time for many Americans. We enjoy looking at object that have been part of hi...

Aug 3 2015, 10:04am CDT

Philae Lander Detects Organic Molecules on Comet 67P

Philae Lander Detects Organic Molecules on Comet 67P

The Philae Lander has detected organic matter on the surface of Comet 67P....

Jul 31 2015, 5:33am CDT

Neil Armstrong’s Spacesuit Raises Over $500,000 on Kickstarter

Neil Armstrong’s Spacesuit Raises Over $500,000 on Kickstarter

Smithsonian Institution has started a massive Kickstarter campaign to raise at least $500,000 to display Neil Armstrong’s origi...

Jul 27 2015, 6:11am CDT

NASA Windbots to Explore Gas Giant Jupiter

NASA Windbots could Study Gas Giant Jupiter Skies

NASA windbots could scan the atmosphere of gas giants such as Jupiter in the future. This is quite an ambitious project alright...

Jul 27 2015, 4:34am CDT

NASA reveals new Pluto Images Today at 2pm ET

NASA reveals new Pluto Images Today at 2pm ET

NASA is on a role. Yesterday they revealed a new earth like planet with Kepler-452b and today new photos of Pluto will be revea...

Jul 24 2015, 10:26am CDT

New Horizons Snaps Pluto Moon Nix showing a Mystery Red Spot

New Horizons Snaps Pluto Moon Nix showing a Mystery Red Spot

NASA's New Horizons sent new photos including shots of Pluto's small moons Nix and Hydra....

Jul 22 2015, 8:05am CDT

Elon Musk's SpaceX is Back on Track

Elon Musk's SpaceX is Back on Track

SpaceX found the cause of the Falcon 9 explosion and is able to fix it and get back into space in Fall....

Jul 21 2015, 7:52am CDT

Elon Musk Says Falcon 9 Explosion Caused by Failing Strut

Elon Musk Says Falcon 9 Explosion Caused by Failing Strut

SpaceX founder Elon Musk has revealed the cause of the explosion of a Falcon 9 rocket on June 28. Today at noon Pacific Elon Mu...

Jul 21 2015, 1:14am CDT

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk Talks about Cause of Falcon 9 Explosion

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk Talks about Cause of Falcon 9 Explosion

SpaceX founder Elon Musk is discussing the explosion of a Falcon 9 rocket on June 28. Today at noon Pacific Elon Musk informs p...

Jul 20 2015, 1:35pm CDT

Elon Musk announces SpaceX Falcon 9 Discussion for July 20

Elon Musk announces SpaceX Falcon 9 Discussion for July 20

SpaceX founder Elon Musk announced on Twitter just now a date to discuss the preliminary conclusions regarding the failed ISS s...

Jul 20 2015, 11:21am CDT

What to Know ahead of Elon Musk's SpaceX Monday Announcement

What to Know ahead of Elon Musk's SpaceX Monday Announcement

Today at noon PDT, Elon Musk will discuss the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket explosion....

Jul 20 2015, 2:44am CDT

Elon Musk says Tesla Event is about Model S

Elon Musk says Tesla Event is about Model S

Elon Musk is scheduled to talk to the media today at 2pm ET about Tesla Motors. Now he revealed on Twitter that the call is abo...

Jul 17 2015, 11:07am CDT

ISS Crew Resume Normal Routine After Debris Clearance

ISS Crew Resume Normal Routine After Debris Clearance

The crew aboard the ISS crew resumed normal routines after a close brush with floating space junk from a defunct Russian satell...

Jul 17 2015, 4:37am CDT

Elon Musk Mystery Tesla Motors Announcement Schedule For Today

Elon Musk Mystery Tesla Motors Announcement Schedule For Today

Elon Musk is scheduled to talk to the media today at 2pm ET about Tesla Motors. There is still no update on the SpaceX rocket e...

Jul 17 2015, 12:56am CDT

Curiosity Rover Discovers Continental Crust on Mars Similar to Earth

Curiosity Rover Discovers Continental Crust on Mars Similar to Earth

The NASA Curiosity Rover’s ChemCam laser instrument has detected a rock formation on the surface of Mars that is similar to ear...

Jul 15 2015, 7:07am CDT

New Horizons Survived Pluto Flyby

New Horizons Survived Pluto Flyby

The New Horizons Spacecraft has called home after the historic Pluto Flyby and all is set to see photos of Pluto with unseen de...

Jul 15 2015, 1:30am CDT

SpaceX Has Problems to Find Cause of Falcon 9 Explosion

SpaceX Has Problems to Find Cause of Falcon 9 Explosion

SpaceX founder Elon Musk announced on Twitter early last week that there will be a statement by end of the week with the prelim...

Jul 14 2015, 1:24pm CDT

NASA Releases Best Photo Yet of Pluto

NASA Releases Best Photo Yet of Pluto

New Horizons just zipped by Pluto. NASA has now shared the best photo of Pluto so far to give an idea what will come tomorrow....

Jul 14 2015, 7:25am CDT

NASA Coverage of New Horizons Pluto Flyby Starts at 7:30am ET

NASA Coverage of New Horizons Pluto Flyby Starts at 7:30am ET

The historic space exploration moment is almost here. NASA will broadcast the New Horizons Pluto Flyby starting at 7:30am ET on...

Jul 14 2015, 4:09am CDT

New Horizons Pluto FlyBy Featured in Google Doodle

New Horizons Pluto FlyBy Featured in Google Doodle

In 6 hours the New Horizons Spacecraft will zip by Pluto delivering close up images from the planet....

Jul 14 2015, 12:24am CDT

Pluto is Larger Than Believed

Pluto is Larger Than Believed

New Horizons delivers the exact size of Pluto as it approaches. The small planet is not so small afterall....

Jul 13 2015, 2:59pm CDT