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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...
ISS and Cold Atom Lab in orbit

ISS Cold Atom Laboratory Creates Coldest Atoms in the Universe

NASA’s Cold Atom Laboratory, now orbiting Earth with the ISS, is producing extremely cold clouds of an exotic form of matter. On 21 May 2018, NASA installed a small box-shaped device called the Cold Atom...
Space shuttle lifting off

Space Experts Worry NASA Won’t get to Mars by 2030

Due to the White House pushing for the Moon program, and its extra budget constraints, NASA won’t make it to Mars by the 2030s. Ten years after it was founded, NASA, through its Apollo program,...
Why you Should not Miss This Friday's Total Lunar Eclipse

Why you Should not Miss This Friday’s Total Lunar Eclipse

Tomorrow, we will bear witness to another momentous celestial event: the longest total lunar eclipse of the century! Yes, it will not just be another total lunar eclipse. This event will be the longest this...
NASA satellite in space

NASA’s Grace-FO Satellite Helps Track Climate Change With Lasers

NASA just succeeded in switching on and testing laser interferometers aboard two climate monitoring satellites. Life on Earth, which could be as old as the planet itself, could only be possible thanks to the meeting...
CG visualization of a black hole

We May have Witnessed the Birth of a Black Hole

Astronomers think that a set of gravitational waves spotted last year could have possibly signaled the birth of a black hole. In 2015, gravitational waves generated by the merging of two black holes were...
Preserved Organic Matter Found on Mars by NASA's Curiosity Rover

Preserved Organic Matter Found by Mars Curiosity Rover

After years of searching Mars for any signs that it might sustain life or might have sustained life, NASA has finally found organic matter on the Red Planet. The organic matter was reportedly discovered by...