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NASA Spinoff 2017 Shows Space Technology Used Daily on Earth

NASA Spinoff 2017 Shows Space Technology Used Daily on Earth

NASA technology is not just for outer space purposes. Many if its spinoffs have come in handy in various objects on earth....

9 hours ago

NASA Image Reveals a 300-Foot-Wide Rift in Antarctic Ice Shelf

NASA Image Reveals a Massive Rift in Antarctic Ice Shelf

If this 300-foot-wide crack cuts through the ice shelf completely, it will produce an iceberg roughly the size of state of Dela...

1 day ago, 5:29am CST

NASA Spots Electric Blue Clouds Over Antarctica Earlier than Usual this Year

NASA Spots Electric Blue Clouds Over Antarctica Earlier than Usual this Year

Noctilucent or night-shining clouds are high altitude clouds that are formed around 60 miles above the ground in a layer called...

3 days ago, 8:41am CST

NASA's Intelligent Underwater Drones could Explore Jupiter's Moon Europa

NASA's Intelligent Underwater Drones could Explore Jupiter's Moon Europa

NASA scientists are developing artificial intelligence for underwater drones that could be used to understand Earths marine env...

5 days ago, 12:09pm CST

NASA's ISS-RapidScat Earth Science Mission Ends Operations

NASA's ISS-RapidScat Earth Science Mission Ends Operations

NASA’s International Space Station Rapid Scatterometer (ISS-RapidScat) Earth science instrument mission has apparently wound up...

6 days ago, 6:25am CST

NASA to Work with United Arab Emirates Space Agency on Mars Probe

NASA to Work with United Arab Emirates Space Agency on Mars Probe

US space agency NASA will work with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Space Agency to put communications capability on the UAE's...

Nov 27 2016, 8:57am CST

NASA Develops Space Food Bars for Future Astronauts

NASA Develops Space Food Bars for Future Astronauts

The astronauts of the future going into deep space will be eating special food bars....

Nov 26 2016, 2:07am CST

NASA Sets Space Fire

NASA Sets Space Fire

NASA recently tested the behavior of fire in space. Its Saffire experiments ensured that were a fire hazard to break out in the...

Nov 25 2016, 3:12am CST

NASA Rover Finds Evidence of Ancient Alien Life on Mars

NASA Rover Finds Evidence of Ancient Alien Life on Mars

The Mars Rover might just have finally found proof of life forms that existed on the Red Planet a long time ago....

Nov 24 2016, 7:38am CST

NASA Scientists Developing Bars for Tasty Deep Space Breakfast

NASA Scientists Developing Bars for Tasty Deep Space Breakfast

When astronauts in the Orion spacecraft travel beyond the moon to explore deep space destinations, they may have a number of f...

Nov 24 2016, 12:35am CST

SpaceX Wins Contract to Launch NASA Earth Science Satellite in 2021

SpaceX Wins Contract to Launch NASA Earth Science Satellite in 2021

SpaceX has signed a contract with NASA and will launch its Earth Science satellite in the year 2021....

Nov 23 2016, 5:23am CST

NASA's Cassini Probe set to fly Closest to Saturn Rings

NASA's Cassini Probe set to fly Closest to Saturn Rings

NASA said its Cassini mission is set to begin on November 30 a daring set of "ring-grazing" orbits, during which it will fly c...

Nov 23 2016, 12:22am CST

NASA’s Dawn Probe Snaps Stunning New Pictures of Dwarf Planet Ceres

NASA’s Dawn Probe Snaps Stunning New Pictures of Dwarf Planet Ceres

The spacecraft currently situated right above the small planet has snapped the Occator Crater....

Nov 22 2016, 6:25am CST

NASA Shows How Impossible Propulsion Engine EmDrive Works

NASA Shows How Impossible Propulsion Engine EmDrive Works

NASA has shown how a fuel-free engine may lie in the cards. While for now it is pure sci-fi, in the future its an idea worth ex...

Nov 22 2016, 4:28am CST

NASA Space Fire Experiment Take Two

NASA Space Fire Experiment Take Two

In their second space fire experiment, NASA scientists will remotely ignite samples aboard US aerospace major Orbital ATK's Cy...

Nov 22 2016, 2:25am CST

Trump wants NASA to do Star Trek Missions

Trump wants NASA to do Star Trek Missions

In what could herald a new era for NASA, US President-elect Donald Trump is set to cut the US space agency's budget for climat...

Nov 21 2016, 7:49am CST

NASA Launches Next Generation Weather Satellite

NASA Launches Next Generation Weather Satellite

A "next generation" US weather satellite that was rocketed into space from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida at 6:42...

Nov 20 2016, 1:50am CST

NASA's Peggy Whitson Set to be the Oldest Astronaut

NASA's Peggy Whitson Set to be the Oldest Astronaut

At the age of 56, NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson is set to be the oldest woman in space when she launches for a six-month stay ab...

Nov 18 2016, 5:34pm CST

NASA Starts Space Poop Challenge to Solve Spacesuit Potty Problems

NASA Starts Space Poop Challenge to Solve Spacesuit Potty Problems

The aim of the program is to come up with a solution for fecal, urine and menstrual management in space....

Nov 18 2016, 9:04am CST

NASA renews Hunt for Antarctic Meteorites

NASA renews Hunt for Antarctic Meteorites

Washington, Nov 16 (IANS) To help learn more about the primitive building blocks of the solar system and answer questions ab...

Nov 16 2016, 11:00pm CST

NASA and AT&T Working on Drone Traffic Management System

NASA and AT&T Working on Drone Traffic Management System

NASA has joined hands with AT&T to fight cyberattacks on the homeland. Every drone will be monitored very closely from now...

Nov 16 2016, 11:28am CST

NASA will Launch Fleet of Microsatellites to Track Typhoons and Hurricanes

NASA will Launch Fleet of Microsatellites to Track Typhoons and Hurricanes

The first complete orbital mission will track the formation and intensity of tropical systems and help improve hurricane foreca...

Nov 13 2016, 5:50am CST

NASA Spitzer and Swift Space Telescopes Discover a Brown Dwarf

NASA Spitzer and Swift Space Telescopes Discover a Brown Dwarf

In a first-of-its-kind collaboration, NASA's Spitzer and Swift space telescopes joined forces to reveal a brown dwarf - though...

Nov 11 2016, 12:09am CST

What Trump's Win Will Mean for Science and Technology

What Trump's Win Will Mean for Science and Technology

As you've likely heard by now, Donald Trump has defeated Hillary Clinton and is now the President Elect. He will become the 45t...

Nov 9 2016, 9:50am CST

NASA Small Satellites Set to Observe Changing Earth

NASA Small Satellites Set to Observe Changing Earth

NASA’s small satellites are a part of a project that will allow the earth’s weather to be gauged in a better way....

Nov 9 2016, 3:59am CST

NASA Launches Six Small Sats to Tackle Earth's Problems.

NASA Launches Six Small Sats to Tackle Earth's Problems.

The next big thing in satellites are small Sats....

Nov 8 2016, 12:39am CST

NASA Paper Proves Fuel-Free EMDrive Engine Really Does Work

NASA Paper Proves Fuel-Free EMDrive Engine Really Does Work

A NASA document proves once and for all that the EM Drive is fully functional....

Nov 7 2016, 10:39am CST

NASA Begins in Hawaii in its Search for Life on Mars

NASA Begins in Hawaii in its Search for Life on Mars

NASA began in Hawaii in its search for life on Mars. This may seem paradoxical yet it is true....

Nov 7 2016, 8:17am CST

NASA Magnetospheric Multi-scale Mission Sets World Record

NASA Magnetospheric Multi-scale Mission Sets World Record

NASA has said its Magnetospheric Multiscale mission, or MMS -- that is giving scientists new insight into Earths magnetosphere...

Nov 5 2016, 4:36pm CDT

NASA's Curiosity Rover Checks Rare Iron Meteorite Egg Rock on Mars

NASA's Curiosity Rover Checks Rare Iron Meteorite Egg Rock on Mars

NASA's Curiosity rover has confirmed than an odd-looking object that scientists operating it had noticed is an iron-nickel me...

Nov 4 2016, 1:23am CDT

NASA Completes Construction of James Webb Space Telescope

NASA Completes Construction of James Webb Space Telescope

US space agency NASA has completed the construction of the world's largest space telescope, after almost two decades.The James...

Nov 3 2016, 2:55am CDT

NASA Creates First Entirely Satellite-Based Global Maps of Human Carbon Dioxide Emissions

NASA Creates First Entirely Satellite-Based Global Maps of Human Carbon Dioxide Emissions

The global maps reveal the extent of human-made carbon dioxide in various regions around the globe...

Nov 2 2016, 9:16am CDT

NASA Plans Commercial Moon Transport Service for Small Payloads

NASA Plans Commercial Moon Transport Service for Small Payloads

NASA has sought information from the scientific community and industry on small lunar payloads that could fly aboard commercia...

Nov 2 2016, 6:12am CDT

NASA Develops New Instrument to Sniff for Signs of Life on Mars

NASA Develops New Instrument to Sniff for Signs of Life on Mars

NASA has constructed a novel probe to detect any signs of life on Mars. It is laser-based and will sniff out any life forms on...

Nov 2 2016, 5:32am CDT

New NASA Gadget Could Smell Life on Mars

New NASA Gadget Could Smell Life on Mars

A sensing technique that the US military currently uses to remotely monitor the air to detect potentially life-threatening che...

Nov 2 2016, 3:12am CDT

New NASA Technology Helps Aircraft Land on Time

New NASA Technology Helps Aircraft Land on Time

NASA has said it is working with its partners on a new air traffic control (ATC) technology that promises to safely increase t...

Nov 1 2016, 11:28am CDT

Happy Birthday JPL! NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab Celebrates 80th Birthday

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab Celebrates 80th Birthday

JPL, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab, is currently celebrating its 80th anniversary....

Nov 1 2016, 6:44am CDT

NASA Discovers Pumpkin Stars Just in Time for Halloween

NASA Discovers Pumpkin Stars Just in Time for Halloween

Newfound giant orange stars can produce 100 times more x-ray emissions than sun....

Oct 31 2016, 6:17am CDT

NASA Astronauts Safely Return to Earth After 115 Days in Space

NASA Astronauts Safely Return to Earth After 115 Days in Space

Three NASA astronauts landed safely back on earth after a successful and lengthy stay aboard the International Space Station....

Oct 31 2016, 4:42am CDT

NASA Time-lapse Video Shows How Rapidly Arctic Ocean is Losing its Sea Ice in Three Decades

NASA Time-lapse Video Shows How Rapidly Arctic Ocean is Losing its Sea Ice

Incredible video shows the annual Arctic sea ice melt between September 1984 and September 2016...

Oct 31 2016, 2:38am CDT