The Great Attractor

The Great Attractor

November 09, 2018

Planet Earth, the Sun, our Solar System, the Galaxy, everything in our known universe, is always moving. This is something we know and accept. As we sit in our chairs in our offices, schools, and houses, we are hurdling through space at unimaginable breakneck speeds. 2.2 million kilometers per hour to be exact. While we understand the rate we which we are moving, the question is where are we going?

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Send Your Own Satellite to Space

Send Your Own Satellite to Space

October 25, 2018

You can send your own satellite into space with the help of NASA’s Cubesat Launch Initiative.This CSLI program makes space research more accessible than ever before in history! 

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The Goblin Planet

The Goblin Planet

October 18, 2018

There is a tiny goblin orbiting our sun in the far reaches of our solar system and its name is 2015 TG387.

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Virgin Galactic's Rocket Man

Virgin Galactic's Rocket Man

August 13, 2018

The ace pilot risking his life to fulfill Richard Branson’s billion-dollar quest to make commercial space travel a reality.

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Animals in Space

Animals in Space

July 12, 2018

Fruit flies, mice, monkeys, chimpanzees, guinea pigs, rabbits, frogs, reptiles—a menagerie. Probably the most famous is Laika, the dog launched aboard Sputnik 2 on November 3, 1957.

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Ice cream, pizza launched into space

Ice cream, pizza launched into space

July 12, 2018

An ice cream truck was launched into space Sunday morning from Virginia. That may be a slightly distorted description of the resupply craft for the International Space Station that departed from the NASA facility on Wallops...

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NASA growing food in space

NASA growing food in space

July 12, 2018

When future astronaut crews begin living and working at more distant destinations in space, they will need to take a little of the Earth with them to help them breathe and allow them to eat their vegetables.

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Stunning New Photos Of Jupiter

Stunning New Photos Of Jupiter

June 22, 2017

Traveling above Jupiter at more than 130,000 miles per hour, NASA's $1 billion Juno probe took its ninth set of stunning flyby images on October 24. But the sun slipped between the giant planet and Earth for more than a week...

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