News NASA Teams With Asteroid-Mining Company to Crowdsource Space Rock Hunt
NASA is partnering with the billionaire-backed company Planetary Resources Inc., to launch asteroid-hunting competitions, and they want your help.
News Spooky Physics Phenomenon May Link Universe's Wormholes
Though wormholes have never been proven to exist, these theoretical passageways through space-time are predicted by Einstein's general theory of relativity.
News Webcast: SpaceX Launches Commercial Satellite Into Orbit on Falcon 9 (Video)
Update for 7 p.m. EST: SpaceX has successfully launched an upgraded Falcon 9 rocket carrying the SES-8 communications satellite into orbit. Liftoff occurred at 5:41 p.m. EST (2241 GMT). The SES-8 satellite was successfully deployed about 33 minutes a
News Russian Cargo Craft Docks With International Space Station
A Russian space freighter docked to the aft port of the International Space Stations Zvezda service module at 5:30 p.m. EST Friday, delivering almost three tons of food, fuel, supplies and holiday gifts for the Expedition 38 crew.
News Moon-based solar panels could someday power the Earth
A Japanese company has taken stock of the world's energy needs and come up with a solution that is quite literally a moon shot.
News China readies to launch first moon rover mission
China will launch its first ever moon rover mission today, as Beijing embarks on the latest stage in its ambitious space program. A rocket carrying the vehicle, named "Jade Rabbit" in a nod to Chinese folklore, will blast off Sunday 12:30PM EST
News Our solar systems twin discovered
Every day, we learn more about our solar system and how it's not as unique as we once thought it was. With the discovery of new potentially habitable planets, along with spotting galaxies billions of miles away, new data points to the fact that (by t
News Moon gardens: NASA to sow 1st seeds of future habitat
NASA is bravely venturing into new scientific territory with a plan to start growing plants on the moon no later than 2015
News Japanese firm plans 250 mile-wide solar panel belt around Moon
http://www.telegraph.co.uk, By Julian Ryall
A Japanese firm announces its innovative solution to the nation's energy problems - a 250 mile-wide belt of solar panels on the moon
News 28 Tiny Satellites Launching Together In December to See Earth from Space
The world's biggest constellation of Earth-imaging satellites has arrived at its launch site in preparation for liftoff just a few weeks from now.
News Give Thanks for Cassini, One of the Greatest Space Missions Ever
http://www.wired.com, By Nadia Drake
A mosaic of 36 Cassini images, captured on Oct. 10, 2013, and assembled into this incredible portrait by Gordan Ugarkovic. Among other details, you can see the hexagon at Saturn's north pole and the remnants of a giant storm that wrapped itself aroun
News SpaceX to Launch Landmark Commercial Satellite Mission Today: Watch It Live
The private spaceflight company SpaceX is counting down to a critical commercial satellite launch in Florida today (Nov. 25), and you can watch the launch attempt live online.
News Comet ISON, if it survives trip around the sun, could bring spectacular sky show
As Comet ISON hurtles toward the sun, its million-year-long journey through our solar system may end with its violent death or a spectacular sky show.
News Richard Branson: Buy your space flight with bitcoin
http://www.cnbc.com, : Matthew J. Belvedere
Billionaire entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson announced on CNBC's "Squawk Box" Friday that his commercial space flight venture will accept bitcoin as payment. He called it "a new exciting currency."
News IceCube Telescope Finds High-Energy Neutrinos, Opens Up New Era in Astronomy
After years of finding nothing, scientists at the IceCube neutrino telescope have detected 28 high-energy neutrinos that likely came from some of the most violent and powerful explosions in the universe.
News Gold rush in space? Asteroid miners prepare, but eye water first
Mining in space is moving to commercial reality but metals magnates need not fear a mountain of extraterrestrial supply---the aim is to fuel human voyages deeper into the galaxy. Within 3 years, 2 firms plan prospecting missions to asteroids.
News ESA Unveils Spherical Mars Sample Return Container / Video
The Kennedy Space Center's Director (and former astronaut) shares his memories of building the International Space Station with SPACE.com's @MiriKramer and talks about its accomplishments.
News Our 10 Favorite Sci-Fi Space Stations of All Time
http://www.space.com, by Miriam Kramer
From Babylon 5 to the Death Star, space stations have been integral to some of the best science fiction movies of all time.
News Adjusting to Life Back On Earth - Karen Nyberg
The recently returned to Earth NASA astronaut talks about adjusting to gravity and her time on the International Space Station with SPACE.com's @MiriKramer.
News New Rocket Engine Burns Wax & Laughing Gas/ Video
NASA's Peregrine Hybrid Sounding Rocket motor was hot-fire tested at Ames Research Center on Nov. 12, 2013. It uses paraffin-based fuel and nitrous oxide as the oxidizer for highly efficient combustion.
News NASA hails success of commercial space program
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden Wednesday hailed the success of the agency's public-private partnership with American companies to resupply the International Space Station and announced the next phase of contracting with U.S. companies to transport
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-- Intergalactic Storms on the Way as Sun does a Flip -- First Satellite Built By High School Students Launches Tonight -- New Rocket Engine Burns Wax & Laughing Gas/ Video -- Adjusting to Life Back On Earth - Karen Nyberg -- Our 10 Favorite Sci-Fi Space Stations of All Time -- ESA Unveils Spherical Mars Sample Return Container / Video -- Gold rush in space? Asteroid miners prepare, but eye water first -- IceCube Telescope Finds High-Energy Neutrinos, Opens Up New Era in Astronomy -- Virgin Galactic Says You Can Now Ride Bitcoin Into Space -- Richard Branson: Buy your space flight with bitcoin -- Comet ISON, if it survives trip around the sun, could bring spectacular sky show -- Aw, Look At These Cute Miniature Satellites Being Launched Into Space -- SpaceX to Launch Landmark Commercial Satellite Mission Today: Watch It Live -- Give Thanks for Cassini, One of the Greatest Space Missions Ever -- Comet Ison grazes past Sun's surface -- 28 Tiny Satellites Launching Together In December to See Earth from Space -- Japanese firm plans 250 mile-wide solar panel belt around Moon -- Moon gardens: NASA to sow 1st seeds of future habitat -- Our solar systems twin discovered -- China readies to launch first moon rover mission -- Moon-based solar panels could someday power the Earth -- Russian Cargo Craft Docks With International Space Station -- First Chinese Rover On Its Way To The Moon -- Webcast: SpaceX Launches Commercial Satellite Into Orbit on Falcon 9 (Video) -- Spooky Physics Phenomenon May Link Universe's Wormholes -- Secretive Blue Origin Company Test Fires New Rocket Engine | Video -- NASA Teams With Asteroid-Mining Company to Crowdsource Space Rock Hunt --