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The importance of Sally Ride, America's first female astronaut

6 days agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

via NASA Two of my biggest passions in life are feminism and space travel, so naturally I have to share this incredible retrospective on Sally Ride, the first American woman in space. Read the rest

NASA is about to start a year-long experiment on the first twin astronauts in history

On Friday, March 27, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly, together with cosmonauts Gennady Padalka and Mikhail Kornienko, will strap in for a rocket ride to the International Space Station, embarking on a mission unlike any before them. WhenShow More Summary

In just days, astronaut Scott Kelly will begin historic year in space

6 days agoHealth : The Checkup

On Friday afternoon, a Russian rocket will carry NASA astronaut Scott Kelly to the International Space Station for a very special stay. Kelly isn't just going to have one of the longest jaunts in orbit ever -- and the longest ever (by several months) on ISS -- he's also part of an exciting new part of NASA's scientific research.Read full article >>

Fatty acids may have been found on Mars

6 days agoNews : The Raw Story

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com – @BednarChuck The first “wet chemistry” experiment conducted by NASA’s Curiosity rover may have found evidence of long-chain carboxylic acid, a fatty acid that could be the latest organic molecule to be discovered on Mars, researchers from the US...

Curiosity Has Found Nitrates Important for Life on Mars

6 days agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Samples obtained by NASA's Curiosity rover on Mars have been analyzed and shown to contain nitrogen compounds, that are a source of nutrients for living things. Read more...

Precision planetary lander technology tested by NASA

6 days agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

In anticipation of more ambitious planetary missions, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California, in collaboration with Masten Space Systems in Mojave, California, has recently been testing new landing technologies using an Autonomous Descent and Ascent Powered-flight Testbed (ADAPT). Show More Summary

Watch: Spectacular Vines show Earth like you’ve never seen before

If you’re the type of person who loves looking at spectacular video clips of Earth taken from outer space, then we’ve got a page for you. As CNET points out, NASA astronaut Terry Virts’s Vine page is loaded with beautiful short videos of Earth that will give you a completely new perspective on our planet. Show More Summary

Elon Musk puts SpaceX photos into the public domain

NASA images have been free by default, but private space flight is another story.

NASA's Curiosity rover finds fresh signs of ingredients for life on Mars

Mars's life-friendly past just got friendlier. Using samples previously collected by the NASA rover Curiosity, scientists have discovered evidence of nitrates in Martian rock: nitrogen compounds that on Earth are a crucial source of nutrients for living things.

Here's Your Opportunity To Help Name The Features Of Pluto And Charon

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

In July, New Horizons will pay a visit to Pluto and Charon. The historic flyby is expected to reveal surface features of these objects in extraordinary detail. Now, NASA and the SETI Institute, along with the International Astronomical Union, want your help naming these features. Read more...

Why This Astronaut Thinks NASA Can Save Humanity From Extinction

Astronaut Daniel T. Barry thinks NASA's mission to Mars is humanity's most important endeavor yet, for reasons including the birth of Captain Kirk. We talked to him about what it's like to explore the Final Frontier. Read more...

High definition Pluto needs names

last weekHumor / odd : Kottke.org

Ok, Pluto fans. They evicted Pluto from our solar system's planetary pantheon, but a NASA mission launched in 2006 is nearing the dwarf planet with its cameras. We'll soon have photos of Pluto that are much more high resolution than we currently have, which means scientists will need names for all the new geographic features. Show More Summary

Going Grey: Greywater Systems Catch on During Drought

Winter storms brought rain to parts of California, but the storms brought little drought relief to the parched Golden State as a whole. According to a recent L.A. Times editorial by NASA Jet Propulsion Lab water scientist Jay Famiglietti,...Show More Summary

Why NASA's first year-long space station mission is vital for Mars travel

Travel to Mars isn't just about getting there. It's about surviving the journey.

NASA to test insane 18-motor electric plane concept

NASA is quietly working on a pretty ambitious plan to help a "significant portion" of the aircraft industry transition to electric propulsion within the next decade. It's a noble—and challenging—endeavor that has the potential to significantly reduce our

NASA Wants Your Help Naming Pluto's Undiscovered Geological Features

NASA's New Horizons missionthe first to visit Plutowill make its closest encounter with the dwarf planet in mid-July. But by May 14, it will start capturing images of Pluto and its moon Charon better than any we've had before. That means...Show More Summary

NASA’s Comeback, George Costanza and Other Thoughts on Leading in 2020

How we lead in 2020 will depend on our ability to adapt today. We can learn a lot from NASA, and even George Costanza.

Aurora and high altitude dust cloud detected in Martian atmosphere

NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft has detected two unexpected phenomena in the short time since making orbit around the red planet – an aurora occurring deep in the Martian atmosphere, and an as of yet unexplained high altitude dust cloud. Show More Summary

Elon Musk Says SpaceX Photos Are Now Fully Public Domain

last weekIndustries / Law : Techdirt

In early February, we put out an open letter to Elon Musk, asking him to put SpaceX's photos into the public domain, noting that it was a shame that those photos would be locked up until long after we were all dead. NASA's photos are all in the public domain. Show More Summary

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