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- Three´s Company In Space: Stargazers Spot Galaxy Trio (Photo)
(Wed, 19 Jun 2013 07:16:54 EDT:)
- Stargazing team captures Draco Trio in stunning photo.
- China Readying 1st Moon Rover for Launch This Year
(Wed, 19 Jun 2013 06:53:54 EDT:)
- The Chang´e 3 mission is slated to launch toward the end of 2013.
- TV´s ´Futurama´ Launches Final Episodes Tonight
(Wed, 19 Jun 2013 06:40:03 EDT:)
- The Lazarus-like animated sci-fi series´ final 13 episodes run from tonight through Sept. 4.
- Amazing Night Sky Photos by Stargazers (June 2013)
(Thu, 06 Jun 2013 13:55:54 EDT:)
- See eye-popping photos of the night sky by submitted by SPACE.com readers in June 2013.
- Photos: Paris Air & Space Show 2013 in Pictures
(Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:54:08 EDT:)
- See photos from the 2013 Paris Air & Space Show
- See Saturn in Stunning HD in Live Webcast Tonight
(Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:08:32 EDT:)
- The online Slooh Space Camera will air a free Saturn show tonight at 11:45 p.m. EDT.
- Women In Space: NASA´s History-Making New Astronaut Class
(Tue, 18 Jun 2013 16:53:20 EDT:)
- Eight new astronaut candidates will report for training in Texas; four of them are women.
- Mystery on Venus: ´Super-Hurricane´ Force Winds Inexplicably Get Stronger
(Tue, 18 Jun 2013 16:07:37 EDT:)
- The howling winds of Venus have gotten even faster lately, and scientists aren´t sure why.
- NASA´s Grand Challenge: Stop Asteroids from Destroying Earth
(Tue, 18 Jun 2013 14:05:12 EDT:)
- NASA´s planned manned mission to an asteroid is being tied to studying the threat from dangerous space rocks.
- Congress Considers Nixing NASA Asteroid Mission
(Tue, 18 Jun 2013 13:36:43 EDT:)
- A House Science space subcommittee bill would direct NASA astronauts back to the moon.
- Saturn Forms Cosmic Triangle with Stars This Week
(Tue, 18 Jun 2013 13:18:31 EDT:)
- Saturn teams up with two bright stars to form a celestial triangle this week.
- Astronaut ´I Scream´: New NASA Astronaut Candidates Excited to Be Chosen
(Tue, 18 Jun 2013 12:33:05 EDT:)
- NASA’s eight new astronaut candidates share how they reacted to being selected.
- Project SOAR: Swiss Space Plane Gaining Steam | Video
(Tue, 18 Jun 2013 11:56:06 EDT:)
- Swiss Space Systems is developing a new private space shuttle designed to fly unmanned, and eventually manned, flights to suborbital space. See how aerospace veteran Thales Alenia Space will build the habitable section here.
- WATCH LIVE @ 11:45 P.M. EDT TONIGHT: Stunning Observatory Views of Saturn
(Wed, 09 Jan 2013 10:52:05 EST:)
- The online Slooh Space Camera is airing a free Saturn webcast tonight at 11:45 p.m. EDT.
- Space History Photo: SR-71 Landing with Drag Chute
(Tue, 18 Jun 2013 10:32:32 EDT:)
- The SR-71, on loan from the U.S. Air Force, deploys its drag chute before its nose gear touches the runway after a research flight.
- Ultraluminous Contortionist | Space Wallpaper
(Tue, 18 Jun 2013 10:35:27 EDT:)
- The contorted object captured by Hubble in this cool space wallpaper is IRAS 22491-1808, also known as the South America Galaxy. It is an ultraluminous infrared galaxy (ULIRG) that emits a huge amount of light at infrared wavelengths.
- Crowdsource Messages To E.T.? | Teaser Video
(Tue, 18 Jun 2013 09:56:40 EDT:)
- Lone Signal (lonesignal.com) is inviting the public to compose and transmit messages to selected stellar systems via the internet.
- Sally Ride: First American Woman in Space (Pictures)
(Mon, 23 Jul 2012 17:45:57 EDT:)
- See photos of Sally Ride, the first American woman in space, and her iconic spaceflights.
- Earth Calling E.T.: New Project Begins Beaming Your Messages Into Deep Space
(Tue, 18 Jun 2013 07:01:44 EDT:)
- The Lone Signal project wants to send your notes out into the universe.
- Interstellar Space Travel Art Contest Launches
(Tue, 18 Jun 2013 07:20:41 EDT:)
- Artists can submit visions of future interstellar travel to the FarMaker Interstellar Speed Sketch 2013 contest.
- WATCH LIVE NOW: NASA´s Asteroid-Capture Mission Up Close
(Sat, 06 Oct 2012 17:18:16 EDT:)
- NASA will provide an in-depth look at its ambitious asteroid-capture mission today in a series of briefings beginning at 9:30 a.m. ET (1330 GMT).
- Photos: NASA´s 2013 Astronaut Class in Pictures
(Tue, 18 Jun 2013 07:17:38 EDT:)
- See images of NASA´s 2013 astronaut class, a mix of eight men and women that will become the next U.S. space travelers.
- Europe Says Farewell to Prolific Herschel Space Telescope
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:38:13 EDT:)
- The four-year-old infrared space observatory turned off for good.
- Libra Constellation: Facts About the Scales
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:55:27 EDT:)
- This faint constellation is the only one named for an inanimate object.
- Virgin Galactic Signs Female Space Tourist as 600th Customer
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 16:21:06 EDT:)
- The announcement comes the heels of the 50th anniversary of the first woman in space.
- LEGO to Roll Out Mars Rover Curiosity as Toy Model
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:15:38 EDT:)
- LEGO will produce a fan-built model of NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity.
- Details in Death of Yuri Gagarin, 1st Man in Space, Revealed 45 Years Later
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 15:06:21 EDT:)
- Alexei Leonov, the first man to walk in space, revealed the true cause of Yuri Gagarin´s death.
- Titan´s Siren | Space Wallpaper
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 14:52:07 EDT:)
- Ligeia Mare, shown here in this stunning false-color space wallpaper from the international Cassini mission, is the second largest known body of liquid on Saturn´s moon Titan. It is filled with liquid hydrocarbons, such as ethane and methane.
- Curiosity Fires Laser 100X To Create Soil Pit On Mars | Time-Lapse Video
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 14:45:57 EDT:)
- Laser shots that harness a million watts of power for about five one-billionths of a second were fired by MSL´s ChemCam instrument into a soil target named ´Sutton Inlier´. Sixteen frames from the 20 minutes experiment are time-lapsed/looped.
- Europe´s 2016 Mars Mission Enters Final Construction Phase
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 16:39:46 EDT:)
- A methane-sniffing Mars orbiter is on track to launch in January 2016.
- Hunting for Alien Worlds (Part 10): The Last Word in Exoplanets
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 15:33:41 EDT:)
- The final installment in a 10-part series on exoplanet science today.
- Why Does Curiosity Take Black & White Images? | Video
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 13:52:08 EDT:)
- The Mars Science Lab carries 17 cameras and each with a specific purpose. Find out what they do and if the rover can take video.
- European Cargo Ship ´Albert Einstein´ Docks at Space Station
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 12:55:59 EDT:)
- The International Space Station has a new robotic resident.
- NASA Unveils 2013 Astronaut Class | Video
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 11:34:59 EDT:)
- Eight candidates have been selected as NASA´s newest astronaut trainees, some of whom may be among those first to launch from U.S. soil on commercial American spacecraft.
- Photos: Herschel Space Observatory´s Amazing Infrared Images
(Mon, 01 Aug 2011 17:26:34 EDT:)
- See infrared images of deep space from European Space Agency´s prolific Herschel Space Telescope.
- NASA Unveils New Astronaut Class for Deep-Space Exploration
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 11:05:24 EDT:)
- NASA has picked its eight newest space travelers, the 2013 astronaut class, for future trips to asteroids and Mars.
- Star In Ursa Major Shines 15X Brighter When It Flares | Animation
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 10:26:28 EDT:)
- A star of low luminosity (called WX UMa) was seen growing brighter in matter of 160 seconds. It was recorded by astrophysicits at the University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain) and the Byurakan Observatory (Armenia) and is 15.6 light-years away.
- Space History Photo: North American X-15 Model
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 09:46:02 EDT:)
- A scale model of the X-15 is observed in drop tests inside a wind tunnel.
- Flare Star Gets 15 Times Brighter in Minutes
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 06:34:12 EDT:)
- A normally dull star in Ursa Major gave off an incredible flare.
- Canadian Astronomers Battle Funding Cuts and Perceptions
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 06:21:41 EDT:)
- Some astronomers fear for the future of their field under tough budget cuts.
- Black Hole´s Guts Modeled in Supercomputer Simulation
(Mon, 17 Jun 2013 06:46:55 EDT:)
- The origins of a black hole´s x-rays lie in its gaseous disk.
- Women in Space: A Gallery of Firsts
(Thu, 14 Jun 2012 15:35:53 EDT:)
- Here´s a run-through of the trailblazing women who achieved major firsts in space.
- Vote Now! Best Space Stories of the Week - June 16, 2013
(Sun, 16 Jun 2013 10:25:15 EDT:)
- What was your favorite space news story of the last week?
- Best Space Photos of the Week - June 15, 2013
(Sat, 15 Jun 2013 08:19:11 EDT:)
- From a sunset trail of a rocket to 26 black holes in our neighboring galaxy, don´t miss these amazing space photos of the week.
- Huge Earth-Passing Asteroid an ´Entirely New Beast´
(Sat, 15 Jun 2013 08:21:56 EDT:)
- New radar images are revealing just how unique 1998 QE2 is, scientists say.
- 50 Years Ago, 1st Woman to Fly in Space Wore World´s 1st Mission Patch
(Sat, 15 Jun 2013 08:16:46 EDT:)
- The first woman in space also wore the first space mission patch.
- Obese Black-Hole Galaxies Could Reveal Quasar Secrets
(Fri, 14 Jun 2013 17:18:04 EDT:)
- Huge black holes could explain brightest objects in the universe.
- First Woman In Space Honored By Flying Female Astronaut | Video
(Fri, 14 Jun 2013 20:13:54 EDT:)
- Current ISS crewmember Karen LuJean Nyberg recorded a special message to commemorate the 50th anniversary of cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova´s June 13th 1963 space flight.
- Hypersonic Scramjet´s Final Flight: A Bird´s-Eye View
(Fri, 14 Jun 2013 16:46:21 EDT:)
- What the X-51A Waverider´s last mission felt like to the pilot of the B-52 that released it.
- Stellar-Mass Black Hole Simulated by Supercomputer | Video
(Fri, 14 Jun 2013 16:27:35 EDT:)
- When massive suns run out of fuel and collapse a stellar black hole forms. It has the power to crush objects the size of the Sun into a 75 mile wide object. Astronomers are studying how these black holes produce their highest-energy light.