"Both companies are making progress, but certainly not at the rate that was expected."
A NASA camera got a look at the fireworks caused by a spectacular meteor breaking apart over the US Midwest.
A meteor lit up the southeastern Michigan sky at 8:08 pm last night, and here is one of the dashcams that caught it. According to the Washington Post: “It was definitely a meteor,” Bill Cooke, lead for NASA’s Meteoroid Environment Office...Show More Summary
Detroit techno legend Jeff Mills links up with NTS Radio and NASA to talk about space—and soundtrack it, too. by Dave Segal Jeff Mills: In space, nobody can hear you beatmatch. Third Ear Records Charles Mudede's and my favorite Detroit...Show More Summary
American astronaut who led the first US space shuttle mission and was the ninth man to walk on the moon The astronaut John Young, who has died aged 87, was the ninth man to walk on the moon, as commander of Nasa’s Apollo 16 mission in 1972, and landed the first US space shuttle in 1981. Show More Summary
Further delays could mean NASA has no way to get its astronauts to the International Space Station, watchdog agencies said during a Congressional hearing.
NASA’s bold experiment to rely on contractors to provide a taxi service for its astronauts to the International Space Station is running into troubles that could delay the first flights and leave the space agency without a way to get its astronauts to the orbiting laboratory. In prepared testimony submitted to a Congressional hearing on […]
The spacecraft will be exposed to light 500 times brighter than what we see.
On Jan.14, Tropical cyclone Berguitta formed and triggered warnings A class III tropical cyclone alert is in force for Rodrigues Island.
A meteorite entering Earth's atmosphere lit up the night sky above Detroit metro area in Michigan on Tuesday night. NASA officials have confirmed the event, which was caught on camera by NASA's meteor camera at 8:08 PM local time at Oberlin College in Ohio. Show More Summary
The European Columbus module is packed up and loaded for transport to the US in this image from 2006. Built in Turin, Italy, and Bremen, Germany, the completed module was shipped to NASA's facilities in Cape Canaveral, Florida ahead of its February 2008 launch aboard Space Shuttle Atlantis.
The agency hasn't tried building a nuclear fission reactor for space since the 1960s.
A NASA and the European Space Agency’s Hubble Space Telescope photo features the largest galaxy cluster ever discovered. It is so large that it weighs in at three million billion suns. The massive galaxy—nicknamed “El Gordo,” which means “the fat one” in Spanish—had...
The galaxy cluster, featured in a Hubble Space Telescope photo, weighs in at three million billion suns.
There is indeed evidence of an ancient ocean on Mars, but seashells and a Sphinx? Not so much.
After removing Webb from the deep freeze, NASA now reports that all systems are go. The post James Webb Space Telescope Completes Deep-Freeze Testing appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Apparently they thought women needed makeup in space.
Over the past few years, natural gas has become the primary fuel that America uses to generate electricity, displacing the long-time king of fossil fuels, coal. In 2019, more than a third of America's electrical supply will come from...Show More Summary
In 2014, astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope found that this enormous galaxy cluster contains the mass of a staggering three million billion suns—so it's little wonder that it has earned the nickname of "El Gordo" ("the...Show More Summary
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) In 2014, astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope found that this enormous galaxy cluster contains the mass of a staggering three million billion suns. Known officially as ACT-CLJ0102-4915, it is the largest, hottest, and brightest X-ray galaxy cluster ever discovered in the distant universe.