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NASA's Chandra X-Ray Observatory has Gone Into 'Safe Mode'

Chandra X-Ray Observatory Malfunction Adds to NASA Woes

The Chandra X-Ray Observatory has also gone into safe mode just a few days after the Hubble Space Telescope. Late last week, NASA released a statement announcing that another one of its space telescopes, the Chandra X-Ray...
ISS Could be Left Unoccupied After Yesterday's Soyuz Launch Failure

ISS Could be Left Unoccupied After Yesterday’s Soyuz Launch Failure

An astronaut and cosmonaut just faced their worst nightmare when yesterday's Soyuz launch failed, sending them crashing back to Earth. https://youtu.be/c0l5QBmqQoI According to reports, the Soyuz launch yesterday was scheduled to take astronaut Nick Hague and cosmonaut...
Hubble Telescope is now in "Safe Mode" After a Gyroscope Malfunctions

Hubble Telescope in “Safe Mode” After Gyroscope Malfunction

The Hubble telescope is currently in "safe mode" following reports that one of its gyroscopes malfunctioned. Engineers at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration were reportedly forced to put the Hubble telescope in "safe mode"...
Cryogenics

NASA and Private Parties Invest $44-million USD in Cryogenics

NASA just announced its plans to invest in mid-air spacecraft retrieval and cryogenics. Due in part to government budget cuts, NASA decided to privatize many projects such as the International Space Station. Part of this new...
NASA has Revealed its Long-Overdue National Exploration Plan

NASA has Finally Revealed its National Exploration Plan

NASA has finally released its long-overdue national exploration plan to bring humans back to the moon and beyond. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration's national exploration plan that was submitted to the Congress last December 2017...
Ice on the moon

Researchers Find Ice on the Moon

“Direct and definitive evidence” confirm predictions: there’s water in the form of ice in the Moon’s polar regions. Scientists found evidence of water presence, under all its forms, in many places around the Universe where...
NASA satellite in space

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe Successfully Leaves Earth’s Orbit

After a last-minute delay on Saturday, the Parker solar probe has successfully taken off and is already on its way toward the sun. Initially, NASA's Parker Solar Probe was slated to leave Earth on Saturday...
NASA to Reveal the Astronauts for its Commercial Crew Program Today

NASA to Reveal the Astronauts for its Commercial Crew Program Today

The astronauts for NASA's Commercial Crew program will be announced today. Stay Tuned! Today, August 3rd, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration will be announcing the names of the astronauts included in its Commercial Crew...
NASA control station

University Students are Aiding NASA’s ISS and Mars Endeavors

NASA's missions involve years of research, testing, and experimentation. Now, three universities are aiding the agency in its goals of space exploration.  Australian universities Curtin University and RMIT both work to improve aspects of NASA's...
Mars

Terraformation of Mars is Impossible, say Experts

According to expert reports, NASA thinks relying on current technologies won’t allow for terraformation of Mars. Three years ago, SpaceX founder Elon Musk appeared on an episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. To a...