Space


JAXA Postpones Launch of World's Smallest Space Rocket due to Strong Wind

JAXA Postpones Launch of World's Smallest Space Rocket due to Strong Wind

JAXA, Japanese space agency postponed mini rocket’s launch because of weather conditions...

Jan 11 2017, 8:07am CST

Killer Asteroids? The White House Has a Plan

Killer Asteroids? The White House Has a Plan

At the end of the year,  the White House very quietly released its Near-Earth Object Preparedness Strategy. The document i...

Jan 6 2017, 11:23am CST

Watch Two Astronauts Taking Spacewalk Outside International Space Station

Watch Space Station Astronauts Taking Spacewalk

NASA’s two astronauts take spacewalk outside of the International Space Station for assembly and maintenance...

Jan 6 2017, 10:05am CST

China Plans to send 30 Missions into Space in 2017

China Plans to send 30 Missions into Space in 2017

China plans to conduct some 30 space launch missions in 2017, a record-breaking number in the country's space history, a media...

Jan 5 2017, 2:50am CST

Watch the Earth as Seen from Space

Watch the Earth as Seen from Space

Astronaut Jeff Williams sharest the stunning time-lapse video of Earth from space...

Jan 4 2017, 11:14am CST

NASA, s New Space Mission will Study Black Holes and Other Extreme Objects

NASA's New Space Mission will Study Black Holes and Other Extreme Objects

The mission is expected to launch in 2020 and could help solve longstanding mysteries of the universe...

Jan 4 2017, 12:32am CST

Hubble Space Telescope Spots a Cosmic Megamaser

Hubble Space Telescope Spots a Cosmic Megamaser

The Hubble Space Telescope has spotted a megamaser in the context of outer space....

Dec 30 2016, 7:07am CST

International Space Station Astronauts Take Mannequin Challenge to New Heights

ISS Astronauts Take Mannequin Challenge to New Heights

Several astronauts triumphed in the Mannequin Challenge on board the International Space Station....

Dec 30 2016, 7:00am CST

China Sets Five Year Space Plan

China Sets Five Year Space Plan

The Chinese government has produced a five year plan for its race to outer space. Its space program will see ever-expanding hor...

Dec 27 2016, 7:43am CST

International Space Station Crew Celebrates Christmas

International Space Station Crew Celebrates Christmas

Astronauts celebrated the Xmas festivities aboard the ISS and had a jolly good time in conditions of zero gravity in outer spac...

Dec 26 2016, 3:21am CST

Space Cucumbers Reveal How Plants Survive on the International Space Station

Space Cucumbers Reveal How Plants Survive on the International Space Station

New research shows how cucumber seeds germinate in microgravity, a project conducted at International Space Station....

Dec 26 2016, 2:33am CST

International Space Station Crosses the Face of the Sun in Stunning NASA Image

International Space Station Crosses the Face of the Sun in Stunning NASA Image

NASA releases the incredible image of space station transit across the giant fireball...

Dec 24 2016, 1:23pm CST

China Claims Successful Testing of EM Drive in Space

China Claims Successful Testing of EM Drive in Space

China Got Successful in Testing EMDrive...

Dec 24 2016, 3:26am CST

NASA Uses Space Laser to Study Planktons in Polar Regions

NASA Uses Space Laser to Study Plankton in Polar Regions

Space laser shed more light on polar food webs...

Dec 21 2016, 12:49pm CST

NASA’S 8-Satellite CYGNSS Mission Will Track Hurricanes From Space

NASA’S 8-Satellite CYGNSS Mission Will Track Hurricanes Like Never Before

NASA launched its Latest Mission on Dec 15 to observe weird hurricanes....

Dec 16 2016, 6:53am CST

NASA Scientists Make New Discoveries About Ionosphere, Earth's Interface to Space

NASA Scientists Make New Discoveries About Ionosphere, Earth's Interface to Space

New research revealed energy and heats manifestation into ionosphere which is earth’s region. The region reacts to changes occu...

Dec 15 2016, 7:31am CST

International Space Station Gets Christmas Gifts

International Space Station Gets Christmas Gifts

Japan and its space agency delivered Christmas gifts to the ISS. The astronauts got quite a surprise and their happiness knew n...

Dec 14 2016, 7:20am CST

Japanese Cargo Ship Flying to International Space Station

Japanese Cargo Ship Flying to International Space Station

A Japanese cargo spacecraft is all set to reach the ISS. This is an important milestone for Japan....

Dec 10 2016, 6:30am CST

Dark Matter is More Smoothly Distributed across Space than Previously Thought

Dark Matter is More Smoothly Distributed across Space than Previously Thought

The latest analysis sheds more light into the distribution of dark matter in the universe...

Dec 8 2016, 6:04am CST

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....

Dec 6 2016, 4:44am CST

SpaceX Falcon 9 Will Take First All-Electric Audi Vehicle to Space

SpaceX Falcon 9 Will Take First All-Electric Audi Vehicle to Space

The Audi lunar Quattro rover will be shipped to the moon by SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket by end of 2017...

Nov 30 2016, 8:54pm CST

US Military Preparing for Space War

US Military Preparing for Space War

The United States has other plans for the near future. It may in fact be preparing for space wars....

Nov 30 2016, 6:21am CST

Study Explains Why Astronauts Suffer Eye Impairment after Long Space Missions

Study Explains Why Astronauts Suffer Visual Impairment after Long Space Missions

The eye problems of astronauts are linked to changes in the volume of clear fluid...

Nov 28 2016, 9:57am 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

Astronauts Enjoy Thanksgiving in Space

Astronauts Enjoy Thanksgiving in Space

The astronauts enjoyed a warm and hearty Thanksgiving dinner in the context of outer space. They were all on board the ISS....

Nov 25 2016, 11:00am 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 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

How Astronauts Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner in Space

How Astronauts Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner in Space

NASA sees to it that its daring astronauts will enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner in space every time the holiday time comes....

Nov 22 2016, 5:45am 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

Project Blue Space Telescope Will Find Another Earth With Crowdfunding

Project Blue Space Telescope Will Find Another Earth With Crowdfunding

A relatively small telescope is being built by the astronomers to view another planet like our earth....

Nov 17 2016, 7:25am 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

When Astronauts Can Vote From Space You Can on Earth

When Astronauts Can Vote From Space You Can on Earth

As US gets ready for a nail-biting election on Tuesday, two American astronauts orbiting the Earth at 17,000 miles per hour ha...

Nov 8 2016, 1:49am CST

Imaging of Black Hole Can Confirm Einstein's Theory

Imaging of Black Hole Can Confirm Einstein's Theory

Dimitrios Psaltis is a father of two and an astrophysicist at the University of Arizona, where he also teaches astronomy and ph...

Nov 4 2016, 3:26pm CDT

This French Town has a Law Against Aliens

This French Town has a Law Against Aliens

If you are an alien looking for a place to vacation, you will not be able to go to Châteauneuf-du-Pape in France. There has bee...

Nov 4 2016, 1:01pm CDT

ISS Installs Long Duration Sorbent Testbed for Clearing the Air in Space

ISS Installs Long Duration Sorbent Testbed for Clearing the Air in Space

The fine art of air cleaning in outer space will lead to an improvement in living conditions aboard the ISS and during the cour...

Nov 4 2016, 8:58am CDT

James Webb Space Telescope is Complete

James Webb Space Telescope is Complete

The James Webb telescope center of curvature pre-test was accomplished by technicians at NASA premises....

Nov 3 2016, 7:34am 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

Take a Trip to International Space Station in Stunning 4K Video

Take a Trip to International Space Station in NASA's Stunning 4K Video

NASA releases 4K video that shows how it looks inside the International Space Station...

Nov 3 2016, 12:41am 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