Browse Sites By Tag: nasa — Remember when the world ended on September 23 of this very year? Me neither, which was weird: various conspiracy theorists, including the American numerologist David Meade, seemed to be totally convinced that the planet would collide on that date with a hidden world, and subsequently explode in a ri…
12 days ago 0 comments From Alex — Three American physicists have been honored for finding gravitational waves, but why are these wrinkles in space-time such a big deal?
03.10.2017 0 comments From Alex — A color composite image of Earth was taken on Sept. 22, 2017, by the MapCam camera on NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft.
26.09.2017 0 comments From Alex — NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope helped an international team of astronomers find that an unusual object in the asteroid belt is, in fact, two asteroids orbiting each other that have comet-like features.
20.09.2017 0 comments From Alex — Someone has made a prediction the world is going to end. It’s not.
19.09.2017 0 comments From Alex — On September 18, the Moon will pass in front of three planets and one of the brightest stars in our night sky, all in less than 24 hours, marking a special lunar occultation. An occultation might sound like some creepy ritual, but it's actually just the term astronomers use to denote that one celest…
18.09.2017 0 comments From Alex — One spacecraft is hogging all the headlines this week, but let’s not forget about the wonderful Juno mission over at Jupiter. It’s continuing to study this gas giant until at least 2018, and we’ve just been treated to some lovely new images from it. These images were released recently after being p…
15.09.2017 0 comments From Alex — Scientists have found three super-Earths in orbit transiting the star GJ 9827, just 98 light-years away.
09.09.2017 0 comments From Alex — These latest snaps were taken by NASA’s Juno spacecraft during its seventh science flyby over Jupiter.
06.09.2017 0 comments From Alex — WASHINGTON — A record-shattering NASA astronaut touched down to Earth on Sunday, finishing a 288-day mission that put her over the top as the American who has spent the most cumulative amount of time in space.
03.09.2017 0 comments From Alex