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‘Take Me Home’ Spacesuit Button could Save Lost Astronauts
December 06, 2017
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‘Take Me Home’ Spacesuit Button could Save Lost Astronauts

Being lost in space is one of the things astronauts fear the most. But what if they had a spacesuit button that could take them back to their place? Engineers are developing a new technology which they have named it the ‘Take Me Home’ button. The complex system includes a hardware and software incorporated into a...

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NASA Astronauts Throwing a Pizza Party on ISS
December 05, 2017
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NASA Astronauts Throwing a Pizza Party on ISS

NASA sent up a special meal kit. So, astronauts on board the International Space Station started the first pizza party in space.  Over the weekend, astronauts at the International Space Station sent photos and videos of their small pizza pies. Italian Space Agency astronaut Paolo Nespoli has been orbiting Earth for over 100...

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NASA and Bradley University to Create 3D-Printed Habitats for Mars
December 04, 2017
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NASA and Bradley University to Create 3D-Printed Habitats for Mars

NASA is planning to send astronauts to Mars by 2030. So, they are working with Bradley University from Illinois to create 3D-printed habitats. The US space agency in partnership with Bradley University organized a 3-D Printed Habitat Challenge. “A competition brings people that are outside of our area of expertise to the...

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NASA’s New Mars Rover will try to Find Evidence of Life
December 03, 2017
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NASA’s New Mars Rover will try to Find Evidence of Life

NASA made an announcement this week that they are working on the next version of its Curiosity Mars rover. Same look as its predecessor, different mission. The Mars 2020 rover will be the advanced version of its predecessor that touched down on the Red Planet in August 2012. However, the new probe is more like a...

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SpaceX will launch Tesla Roadster to Mars in January 2018
December 03, 2017
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SpaceX will launch Tesla Roadster to Mars in January 2018

Elon Musk wants to launch his own Tesla Roadster on the first test flight of SpaceX’s new giant rocket next month. So, the long-delayed launch of SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy might finally happen in January. The launch will take place from Pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. That’s the...

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NASA Discovers a Planet so Weird they can’t Explain
December 01, 2017
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NASA Discovers a Planet so Weird they can’t Explain

A team led by NASA discovered evidence of a planet so weird they can’t actually explain. Scientists are now baffled by this appalling planet. They call it WASP-18b and it lies some 325 light-years away. This monster planet is 10 times more massive than Jupiter. The eerie planet has a suffocate atmosphere filled with...

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Deepest Place in the Universe that has Ever be Seen
December 01, 2017
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Deepest Place in the Universe that has Ever be Seen

Hubble Space Telescope captured an image called the Ultra-Deep Field. It represents the deepest place seen through an optical telescope. In 2003, for almost 12 days, the Hubble Space Telescope looked at a tiny square in the constellation of Fornax. So, it became the sharpest, most sensitively recorded region of the sky. Thus,...

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Earthworms Thrive in a Simulated Mars Soil
November 30, 2017
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Earthworms Thrive in a Simulated Mars Soil

A Dutch biologist, Wieger Wamelink, experimented with worms in a simulated Mars soil. He found two baby earthworms twisting around the soil. Because we currently don’t have real soil from the red planet, Mr. Wamelink obtained the simulant soil from NASA. The American space agency fetched that dirt from a volcano in Hawaii...

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SpaceX to Send Cargo to the Space Station on a Used Rocket
November 30, 2017
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SpaceX to Send Cargo to the Space Station on a Used Rocket

NASA confirms that SpaceX will fly the next batch of supplies on a used Falcon 9 rocket. It already flew once back in June. NASA announced the news in a meeting on Wednesday. This is the first time for SpaceX reuse a rocket for NASA. The launch will happen in early December from Kennedy Space Center. It is also the first...

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Russian Cosmonaut Found Bacteria on ISS and might NOT be from Earth
November 28, 2017
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Russian Cosmonaut Found Bacteria on ISS and might NOT be from Earth

Russian cosmonaut aboard the International Space Station (ISS) says he has found bacteria on the hull of the space station. Cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov says he found bacteria clinging to the external surface of the International Space Station. Astronauts didn’t found bacteria at the launch of the ISS. So, it’s not...

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