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Space to Ground: The Coolest Show You’re Not Watching

In a culture that loves its entertainment, it’s hard for geek loves like science and history to keep up with the barrage of network talent shows and the latest fads. Leave it to the wonderful minds at NASA to step out of the box and reach ...

Tour the Milky Way in 3D with NASA’s GLIMPSE360

If you thought catching Pokemon on Google Maps was the coolest thing to do this week, wait until you get a load of this! Introducing the GLIMPSE360 project. NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope has spent the last decade taking over 2 million ...

You Could Pick the Next NASA Spacesuit Design

NASA is currently in the prototype stage of their new spacesuit the Z-2. Travelling to others planets is a serious business, and NASA recognises the constant need for perfection when it comes to the astronaut’s safety. It seems NASA also has an ...

Big Bang Revealed in Space-Time By Gravitational Waves

While it is a well supported theory that all of the current universe, both explored and unexplored, is the result of a massive explosion, astronomers and physicists have spent decades peering into the darkness looking for more evidence of the ...

NASA Announces 715 Newly Discovered Planets

NASA’s Kepler mission hits interstellar pay dirt with the discovery of 715 new planets. Well, new to humans, anyway. While for the past two decades scientists have had to use an arduous planet to planet verification process, they now have ...

NASA’s Opportunity Gets Photobombed by Mystery Rock on Mars

Originally destined for a mission of just under 100 days, Mars rover Opportunity has continued to roam the red planet, stunning scientists at NASA with its longevity and amazing discoveries. Opportunity celebrates ten years of exploration on ...

Ten Years of Exploring the Surface of Mars

It seems like just yesterday when NASA landed its twin robotic rovers on Mars, but in reality we’ve been exploring the surface of the red planet for ten years now. The findings of the NASA’s two robotic rovers – Spirit and ...