Elon Musk's SpaceX rockets are still grounded after a June failure, but on Friday NASA gave his aerospace company some good news by officially ordering a future flight that will take astronauts to the International Space Station. The announcement allows the Hawthorne company to continue work on...
NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has detected a massive, never-before-seen icy cloud at the south pole of Saturn’s huge moon Titan.The newly spotted feature—part of a cloud system known as the south polar vortex—suggests that winter in theShow More Summary
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has sent humanoid robots to two universities to prepare them for assisting in the journey to Mars and other manned missions.
NASA today sent out invitations to journalists for a tour of its Quantum Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, a joint project with NASA, Google, and the Universities Space Research Association located at NASA Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley. Media will be able to photograph the quantum computing hardware at the facility for the first time, according […]
California-based private company becomes the second, after Boeing, to get a NASA contract for manned missions.
SpaceX joins Boeing in planning first private manned launches to International Space Station, provisionally set to take place before the end of 2017 Manned commercial space flight took a giant leap forward as NASA signed its first mission orders with California-based private spaceflight company...
NASA approves another commercial space mission
If we are going to send humans to Mars in the 2030s, it’s time we selected our digs.
The first mission order has been submitted to SpaceX to ferry US astronauts to ISS.
Residents of several states in the U.S. have reported hearing huge blasts in the sky and seeing powerful flashes of light on Thursday, November 19, 2015. The explosions caused anxiety, with many people taking to social media to make inquiries about what caused the blasts. Show More Summary
Satellite technology will help predict where blazes strike next
Next Intent Tactical is a division of Next Intent which is an aerospace company. In fact Next Intent designs and manufactures parts for JPL and NASA. Next Intent built the wheels, forward and aft arms, wheel hubs and other components for JPL’s Mars Exploration Rovers. Show More Summary
NASA's next Mars rover may have a flying friend to help it navigate the Red Planet. The next NASA Mars rover may include a helper drone. This morning, NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab outside Los Angeles announced that it is considering adding a drone to the Mars 2020 rover. Read Full Story
Chiwetel Ejiofor is quickly becoming one of the most reliable actors in the movie business with a string of impressive roles, from his Oscar-nominated performance in 2013’s “12 Years A Slave,” to, earlier this year, playing the NASAShow More Summary
The GIF above, created by NASA, may leave you wondering why our government is building a planetary shield. Something you’re not telling us, NASA? According to the space agency, NASA’s shield plan has nothing to do with intergalactic threats—it’s protection against a danger on the ground. Show More Summary
A disgraced NASA officer was busted at the Federal Reserve Bank in Manhattan with a loaded pistol and a fake badge.
An online UFO hunter claims to have stumbled upon a crashed alien UFO spaceship in a photo of rock-strewn Martian terrain snapped probably by NASA’s Mars Opportunity rover. According to the YouTube UFO hunter WhatsUpInTheSky37, the object found near a Mars crater could be remains of a crashed alien UFO, an abandoned alien Mars buggy... Show More Summary
When the Global Precipitation Measurement Mission of GPM core satellite analyzed Tropical Storm In-fa, data showed the storm had become better organized over the previous 24 hours. After GPM, NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided a visible image that confirmed a better-organized storm. read more
NASA astronaut Kjell Lindgren recently played “Amazing Grace” on the bagpipes while on board the International Space Station as a tribute to research scientist Victor Hurst who recently passed away.
NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Rick and captured a visible light image that showed the storm far off the coast of western Mexico. Rick continued to hang on to its status as tropical storm on Nov. 20, although a minimal one. The MODIS instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite captured a visible image of Tropical Storm Rick on Nov. Show More Summary