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nasa can't afford the trip

Sorry, Mars Fans–NASA Can’t Afford the Trip

NASA's human spaceflight director dropped a bombshell, saying they can’t afford a crewed mission to Mars. The agency may instead focus on its Moon plans. For five years now (Aug 6 2012-2017), the Curiosity rover...
Exomoon discovered

First Ever Exomoon Discovered with Kepler Telescope

After many exoplanets, the Kepler telescope has discovered what scientists believe to be the first moon ever detected outside our solar system. The Kepler telescope has already enabled scientists to detect and classify thousands of...
SpaceX Successfully Launches NASA Cargo Into Space

SpaceX Successfully Launches NASA Cargo Into Space

Elon Musk's SpaceX successfully launched another Commercial Resupply Services mission (CRS-12) yesterday, August 14th--the first for the company in over a month. One of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rockets was launched from the historic Pad 39A...

NASA Searches out a Planetary Protector for Earth

The world has yet to find its Universal Defender--you know, like Buzz Lightyear? Though it might sound like fake news, NASA has begun a search to find someone to serve as a planetary protector for...
found exoplanet

NASA Found Exoplanet With Stratosphere 900 Light Years Away

Recently, scientists became ecstatic when a massive, super hot alien planet that has its own stratosphere was spotted by one of NASA's space telescopes.  For decades, thousands of planets beyond our solar system were been...
supersonic passenger jet

NASA’s Supersonic Passenger jet Flies Closer to Completion

NASA's supersonic passenger jet project now has an approved design and a demo version in the making, with a finished aircraft to fly by the early 2020s. 14 years after the Concorde was retired, supersonic...
int-ball

Why Star Wars BB8 Fans Will Love NASA’s new Int-Ball Drone

Last month, the ISS welcomed a new resident in the form of a spherical drone. This Japanese camera drone can float in the air to record and transmit videos and still images. Previously, we covered...
NASA was Just a Twinkle in Eisenhower's Eye

When 59 Year-old NASA was Just a Twinkle in Eisenhower’s Eye

NASA, which has expanded our human knowledge of the universe, is celebrating its 59th birthday--just in time to lead the space charge once again. Merely ten months after the launch of Sputnik, the U.S.,...
moon landing photos

10,000+ New Moon Landing Photos Released; Buzz Aldrin Speaks

NASA has released 10,000+ photos from its archives to contradict the arguments of moon landing skeptics. Meanwhile, moonwalker Buzz Aldrin is raising funds and inspiring people to get to Mars. The Apollo Program revolutionized space...
planet 9

Don’t Throw Away Your Gradeschool Solar System Model: Planet 9 is Still out There

In fact, don't do anything with your solar system model until science figures this whole thing out. Recent scientific reports back up the existence of not only Planet 9, but perhaps even Planet 10. Before NASA’s...