Meteor Shower

Debris Field dates Back Centuries

  May 1, 2017: Earth is approaching a debris field dating all the way back to 616 BC. It has the potential for an outburst this week, numbers are already impressive so this just might…


NASA - JPL Europa Lander Concept

Taking the Search for Life to Europa

  NASA has recently described what could well become man’s next big step in the search for extraterrestrial life elsewhere in our solar system. In 2016, NASA’s Planetary Science Division was instructed by the US…


Amazing - this algae survived space!

Algae Survives 530 Days in Outer Space

  A particular species of algae found in the Arctic Circle have successfully survived in outer space for a period of 530 days. Of course, these algae are accustomed to dealing with severe weather conditions,…



New Space Suit Design Competition

NASA’s New “Poop Suit” Set for a Trip Into Space

  NASA has recently announced their intention to use a newly developed “Poop Suit” when the Orion spacecraft carries a crew into space sometime in. The agency recently ran a completion where competitors were required…



Astronaut Scott

How Space Affects Astronauts

  Scott Kelly spent a well-documented year in space, as his identical brother spent the same time here on Earth. The study was to determine the effects that space has on the human body. Both…


Boeing WPG8 Satellite for Expanded Coms

Boeing Air Force Contract

  Boeing Launches WGS-8 Satellite Nearly 9 billion dollars was added to Boeing’s Wideband Global Satcom contract by the U.S. Air Force. This money will help to maintain and operate the constellation satellite system through…