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Could aliens be looking for us?

Some scientists claim they have found the best method to detect aliens.
Despite the efforts of humankind to find evidence of extraterrestrial life, it seems that all attempts so far have proved to be unsuccessful. A new study suggests there is a possibility to respond to...
19 February 2017 -
L. Craciun

Moon Express' hopes of winning the Google Lunar XPrize ride on Electron rocket

Rocket Lab means to start flight testing its launch vehicle shortly from New Zealand
By almost every measure Moon Express is the front runner for the Google Lunar XPrize Moon Race 2.0. The company has become the first private group to get government permission to land on the lunar...
29 January 2017 -
M. Whittington

This experiment could revolutionize space flight

Hydrogen turned into metal: an amazing experiment that could revolutionize science and spaceflight.
Scientists from Harvard have created a small amount of the most uncommon material on our planet -- and maybe the most valuable one. The experiment is about hydrogen converted into metal, an amazing...
1 February 2017 -
L. Craciun
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  • What John Culberson and Ted Cruz talked about at the GOP congressional retreat

    They discussed how 'we will work together to restore NASA to the glory days of Apollo.'
    While the Republican members of Congress retired to Philadelphia to discuss policy and listen to speeches by the likes of President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May, Rep John...
    27 January 2017
    M. Whittington
  • This planet could support life

    Scientists have discovered a planet outside our solar system that could support life.
    A planet which has the basic conditions for life was found in one of the closest solar systems, at just 14 light years away. A new study indicates that a planet which is orbiting around a Star called...
    30 January 2017
    L. Craciun
  • Why metallic hydrogen is a big deal

    Room temperature superconductors and advanced spacecraft possible applications
    Recently a group of Harvard scientists achieved something that was thought possible only in theory, according to Space Daily, and have created metallic hydrogen. They performed this feat by pressing a...
    30 January 2017
    M. Whittington
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  • Peake announces return to Space

    Tim Peake announces that he will be returning to the ISS for a second mission.
    Tim Peake, the first British ESA astronaut to have completed a mission on board the International Space Station, announced on Thursday that he would be returning to the ISS to undertake a second...
    27 January 2017
    A. Sibia
  • New exhibit commemorating the Apollo Fire opens in Florida

    50 years ago Gus Grissom, Ed White, and Roger Chaffee died in an Apollo capsule
    According to SpaceRef, the Apollo/Saturn V Center at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida has opened a new exhibit dedicated to the memories of Guss Grissom, Ed White, and Roger Chaffee who died on...
    27 January 2017
    M. Whittington
  • Congress must include a return to the moon in the new NASA bill

    NASA authorization bill currently omits the lunar surface as a destination for astronauts
    Space News is reporting that Congress is moving to pass a NASA authorization bill soon and that it will be based on the NASA Transition Authorization Act of 2016 that was passed last year by the...
    31 January 2017
    M. Whittington
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