Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Space

SpaceX postpones Starlink launch to tomorrow due to “strong upper-level winds”

Elon Musk's SpaceX is postponing today's launch of 60 internet communication satellites today aboard its reusable Falcon 9 rocket. Liftoff of the...

The United States Space Force logo seems to rip off Star Trek’s “Starfleet Command” logo

United States President Donald Trump unveiled the U.S. Space Force logo on Twitter, Friday afternoon. The logo was designed after consulting with...

This is the reason NASA’S Curiosity Mars Rover suddenly stopped working

NASA's multi-billion-dollar Curiosity Mars rover suffered a technical glitch that "froze" all operations of the rover on Mars. Curiosity is NASA's only...

NASA is allowing you to vote from these nine names for the Mars 2020 Rover

NASA has selected the nine finalists' names from three age categories for the upcoming Mars 2020 Rover. The rover is scheduled to...

NASA is retiring one of its most important telescopes next week

NASA is retiring one of its most important telescopes, the Spitzer Space Telescope, on Jan 30, as the telescope makes its final...

SpinLaunch raises $35M round to build its space catapult launch system

Space ambitious company, SpinLaunch, has raised $35M funding round to continue its goal of building a "space catapult" launch system. Though SpinLaunch...

NASA reveals that the Australia fire smoke is circling the Earth

The enormous clouds of smoke resulting from the terrible bushfires in Australia have navigated around the globe, and have circled back to...

SpaceX soon may be littering Earth’s orbit with dangerous space debris

Why 'Starlink'? Though the ambitious nature of SpaceX has dramatically helped to escalate its position in the space race,...

NASA tests its golf-cart sized VIPER, a water-hunting moon rover

NASA just did a test run on its Volatiles Investigating Polar Exploration Rover, or VIPER. The golf-cart sized rover is being made...

New Discovery: The oldest material on Earth is older than the solar system

New analysis of a meteorite has revealed that it contains stardust that formed between 5-7 billion years ago. That is much older...

The first Iranian-American astronaut says that space brings diplomacy and unites us

Jasmin Moghbeli recently celebrated her astronaut graduation from Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. The Iranian-American, now-astronaut, had a lot to say...

NASA intern discovers new planet orbiting 2 stars on third day of internship

NASA announced on Monday that a new planet was discovered orbiting 2 stars approximately 1,300 light-years from planet Earth. The planet, TOI...

New study shoots down the Theory of Dark Energy

Studies done by researchers from the Yonsei University might disprove the existence of Dark Matter.

Crew Dragon astronauts might use Tesla Model X to arrive at launchpad for ISS mission

This year will perhaps be the most interesting year in SpaceX history. The private spaceflight company will be launching the first crewed...

Black Holes: The most important breakthroughs of 2019

Black holes are regions of space that exhibit unimaginably strong amounts of gravitational acceleration. The force acting on particles is so strong,...

SpaceX Starship first flight hopefully to occur in 2-3 months, Elon Musk tweets

SpaceX, founded by Elon Musk, is working on building its deep-space rocket - Starship. When fully assembled, Starship will be capable of...

Apple has a secret team working on satellites that may connect to your iPhone in 2025

Apple is known for its stereotype breaking devices, and it has certainly outdone itself if the latest rumors about the company are...

Final countdown of Europe’s Exoplanet Mission interrupted by technical Glitch

The launch of the CHEOPS exoplanet mission was called off due to a glitch in the automated sequence 1 hour 25 minutes...

Elon Musk’s SpaceX to send marijuana to astronauts on the ISS

SpaceX is expected to transport cannabis to the astronauts onboard the International Space Station for scientific research. The agri-tech company Front Range...

Planets around Supermassive Black Holes are now possible, research reveals

Seen nearly edgewise, the turbulent disk of gas churning around a black hole takes on a crazy double-humped appearance. The black hole’s...