Tag: Space Exploration

Space laser on the moon

The Argument for Installing a Space Laser on the Moon

A new MIT study is reviewing the feasibility of installing a powerful space laser to guide extraterrestrials to Earth. After almost a decade, during which it discovered thousands of confirmed exoplanets, NASA’s Kepler telescope was permanently...
US to Create Military Space Force After Declaring Space as a new Battlefield

US to Officially Create Military Space Force

The United States government is about to launch a Space Force to protect the country's dominance in space. Aside from his goal of sending astronauts back to the moon, US President Donald Trump just declared the...
Germany from space

How the German Space Industry is Leading the Modern Space Race

The German space industry is contributing far more than you think to the modern space race, especially to the moon. It was thanks to German scientists that both the United States and the former Soviet...
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...
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,...
Russian Space Agency is Preparing to Send Humanoid Robots on the ISS

Russian Space Agency is Preparing to Send Humanoid Robots to the ISS

Russia's Roscosmos space agency is preparing to send its first humanoid robots to the International Space Station. Late last month, IBM and Airbus sent CIMON to the ISS. CIMON is an AI robot designed to...
Astronomers Traced Ghost Particle Origin for the First Time

Astronomers Trace Origin of Ghost Particle for the Very First Time

In a breakthrough in astronomy, researchers were able to trace the cosmic source of a mysterious ghost particle which made its way to our planet. The high-energy neutrino, or "ghost particle", was discovered by researchers buried...

WASP-127b: The Strangest Exoplanet Ever Found

Astronomers have detected evidence of large quantities of multiple metals, and possibly even water, in a gaseous giant exoplanet. Discovered in 2016, WASP-127b is one of the most unique worlds ever found among the thousands...

China’s Space Station More International Than Soon-to-be Defunded ISS

This article details news of NASA’s new budget, the fate of the International Space Station, and China’s solution to funding space exploration. After April’s confirmation of Jim Bridenstine as the newest NASA Administrator, NASA announced...
Mars 2020 rover with Mars Helicopter drone

NASA’s Mars Helicopter set to Reach the Red Planet by 2021

NASA is planning to send a mini-helicopter to Mars for its next rover mission. The autonomous rotorcraft will be the first aircraft flying on the Red Planet. On Mars, a slope, a steep hill, or...