website statistics

Archive for the ‘Space’ Category

NASA Found A White Dwarf Acting As A Magnifying Glass In Space

NASA Found A White Dwarf Acting As A Magnifying Glass In Space

What could possibly cause a star to periodically increase its illumination when an object passes before? Lately, NASA has mentioned that it has found a dead star called a White Dwarf acting as a magnifying glass in space.

By On April 22, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
NASA’s Kepler Discovered Kepler 186f – The Most Earth-like Planet Yet

NASA’s Kepler Discovered Kepler 186f – The Most Earth-like Planet Yet

Space agency NASA launched its Kepler space telescope on 7 March, 2009. Since then, the telescope had been engaged searching Earth-like planets in space. However, lately it’s been reported that Kepler has discovered the most Earth-like planet yet.

By On April 18, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Russia Is Gearing Up For A Permanent Moon Base

Russia Is Gearing Up For A Permanent Moon Base

After Russia’s move on Crimea, many had speculated that the Cold War days were probably back. This notion is reaffirmed by yet another official announcement by a Russian official, stating that Russia aims to establish a permanent Moon base.

By On April 15, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Probe Will Collect Samples And Return To Earth: Lockheed Martin

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Probe Will Collect Samples And Return To Earth: Lockheed Martin

For long time we’ve been hearing that NASA will launch a $800 million probe called OSIRIS-REx towards an asteroid. Lately, Lockheed Martin has announced that OSIRIS-REx will go into space, collect samples of that asteroid and return to Earth.

By On April 15, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Cherry Trees Blossom Years Early After Space Trip

Cherry Trees Blossom Years Early After Space Trip

Scientists are baffled at a rather unexpected outcome of the trip of some 250 seeds to the space. After the trip, a few cherry trees have blossomed years ahead of their regular schedule, with no explanation for the phenomenon so far.

By On April 14, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
NASA Discovers Hidden Ocean On Enceladus, Saturn’s Moon

NASA Discovers Hidden Ocean On Enceladus, Saturn’s Moon

In our search for life outside our planet, scientists may have found a vivid hint now. NASA has discovered a huge ocean of liquid water under the thick crust of ice on Saturn’s Moon, Enceladus.

By On April 8, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
[Video] NASA Captures A Mid-Level Solar Flare

[Video] NASA Captures A Mid-Level Solar Flare

Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Cosmos reminds us, yet again, how poetically beautiful the space is. A NASA video now reaffirms this notion. In the video, the space agency was able to capture a mid-level solar flare.

By On April 8, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
[Update] NASA’s Lunar Probe LADEE To Crash Into The Moon This Month

[Update] NASA’s Lunar Probe LADEE To Crash Into The Moon This Month

NASA launched its lunar spacecraft LADEE to study the lunar exosphere and dust in the Moon’s vicinity. Recently, NASA has announced that LADEE crash into Moon on or before April 21.

By On April 7, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Scientists Discovered Very First Asteroid-Like Object Chariklo With Rings

Scientists Discovered Very First Asteroid-Like Object Chariklo With Rings

Until now, it was believed that only planets such as Jupiter, Uranus, Neptune and Saturn have rings, but that’s not true. Scientists have discovered an asteroid-like object called Chariklo that has rings too.

By On March 30, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
NASA Releases The Biggest, Highest-Resolution Map Of Moon’s North Pole

NASA Releases The Biggest, Highest-Resolution Map Of Moon’s North Pole

NASA has released the largest ever map of Moon’s north pole. The map is a compilation of thousands of high-resolution images and has been made available for free as an interactive, zoomable tool.

By On March 21, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
MESSENGER Team Celebrated 3rd Orbital Anniversary, New Findings Comfirmed

MESSENGER Team Celebrated 3rd Orbital Anniversary, New Findings Comfirmed

Yesterday, the team behind NASA’s robotic spacecraft MESSENGER celebrated the 3rd orbital anniversary of the spacecraft and confirmed that spacecraft has got new findings which will be disclosed in 25 papers at the 45th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference.

By On March 19, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
[Video] An Astronaut Was About To Die Due To Water Leakage Into His Helmet, But Survived

[Video] An Astronaut Was About To Die Due To Water Leakage Into His Helmet, But Survived

Last year during a spacewalk outside the ISS, an astronaut was about to die as water was leaking into his helmet. He was so lucky that he survived, thanks to another astronaut. However, here’s the exclusive video of that incident.

By On March 14, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
NASA Invites Computer Programmers To Become Asteroid Hunter

NASA Invites Computer Programmers To Become Asteroid Hunter

Earlier we have seen NASA seeking help from people to hunt asteroids. That’s not all. We have also seen NASA giving students a chance to name an asteroid that may hit Earth in future. And lately, NASA has invited computer programmers to become an asteroid hunter.

By On March 13, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Will Earth Be The Prey Of Black Hole?

Will Earth Be The Prey Of Black Hole?

Although having a speed of speed of 186,000 miles per second in vacuum, light can pass through a black hole. In fact, black holes suck everything around them. So is there any chance that one day the Earth will be a prey of it? Let’s find out.

By On March 4, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
NASA Discovered New Evidence Of Water In Mars’ Meteorite

NASA Discovered New Evidence Of Water In Mars’ Meteorite

NASA scientists strongly believe that Mars obviously has water hidden somewhere under its surface. And seems like they are right. Lately NASA scientists have discovered new evidence of water in Mars’ meteorite.

By On March 4, 2014 Respond
Add To Bookmark Add To Readlist  
Topic List
Close You Have To Login
User:
Pass:
Login With »Login With TwitterLogin With Facebook