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NASA Training Space Robots With PlayStation VR

12/20/2015, Virtual reality technology is gradually entering the mainstream with products like Samsung’s Gear VR. Great new hardware is expected in the coming year with companies like Oculus and Sony launching consumer versions of their virtual reality...

A Massive Asteriod Will Fly Close To Earth This Christmas

12/15/2015, Hollywood has made many movies which try to show what’s going to happen should a massive asteroid impact Earth, fortunately some of the scenarios Hollywood has shown us haven’t happened yet, but that doesn’t mean asteroids don’t...

NASA Accepting Applications For Astronaut Program

12/15/2015, Ask a child what they want to be when they grown up and chances are they’ll tell you that they want to be a pilot or an astronaut. It’s one of those professions that people dream about, and you don’t necessarily have to be a kid to dream...

NASA Is Going To “Move Out” Of The International Space Station

12/08/2015, A big question mark hangs over the fate of the International Space Station, a collective effort between space agencies of countries like United States, Russia, Canada, Japan and others. NASA has not yet confirmed if it’s going to fund the current...

Hubble Telescope Spots A Galaxy Far, Far Away

12/07/2015, The Hubble and Spitzer have done a tremendous job so far of spotting distant objects in space that have captured our imagination for years, this time around the Hubble has outdone itself. Aided by gravitational lensing the telescope has spotted a galaxy...

Martian Mouse Spotted?

12/02/2015, Is there more than meets the eye on the Red Planet, which is otherwise known as Mars? Perhaps, or perhaps not, but as every scientist will be able to tell you, having water alone is not good enough for a life form to survive – let alone come into...

How Thanksgiving Is Spent Aboard The International Space Station

11/26/2015, Thanksgiving is that time of the year when people gather friends and family around a big table to enjoy a hearty meal and each other’s company. That’s really how most people spend Thanksgiving here on Earth, but what if you’re not on...

NASA Testing Orion Spacesuit In Reduced Gravity Environment

11/24/2015, NASA has announced that it has started testing spacesuits being developed for the Orion in a reduced gravity environment. The agency has modified its iconic “pumpkin suit” to make sure that it can withstand the requirements of future missions...

SpaceX Gets First Crewed Mission Order From NASA

11/22/2015, Elon Musk’s SpaceX has already been conducting resupply missions for NASA to the International Space Station using its own rockets and capsules but it has now clinched something that it has longed for a very long time. NASA has ordered its first...

Russia Will Be Sending Humans To The Moon

10/28/2015, It has been a while since man stepped on the Moon and Roscosmos wants to fix that, it’s the Russian Federal Space Agency for those who don’t know it by its more common name, the agency has announced today that it will be sending humans to the...

OSIRIS-REx All Set For September 2016 Launch

10/25/2015, The OSIRIS-REx might sound as though it is some sort of ship from the annals of the Matrix trilogy, or perhaps some other science fiction movie, but in reality, it is the abbreviation for the full name which is known as “Origins, Spectral...

NASA Makes Available Tons Of Apollo Missions Photos

10/05/2015, A picture speaks a thousand words, and when it comes to some place which is a whole lot more exotic than the rest, you can be sure that this holds true. After all, words might not do justice in conveying the message, which is why photography is such a...