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An advanced civilization could resist the accelerating expansion of the universe
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And Earth-bound astronomers should be able to tell if someone is out there doing it, a physicist says. www.technologyreview.com/s/...
NASA's Fermi Links Cosmic Neutrino to Monster Black Hole
For the first time ever, scientists using NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope have found the source of a high-energy neutrino from outside our galaxy. Thi...
Largest-ever solid rocket motor poised for first hot firing
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This week, the largest solid rocket motor ever built in one piece will be test fired at Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana for the first time.
Combined orbital Galileo-GPS position fix achieved aboard ISS
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Europe’s satellite navigation system Galileo is already in use worldwide, usable by itself or in combination with the US Global Positioning System (GPS). Now a combined Galileo–GPS positioning fix has been achieved in space – aboard the International Space Station – through an ESA–NASA c… www.esa.int/Our_Activities/...
The IceCube Neutrino Detector at the South Pole Hits Paydirt
A single subatomic collision has opened a new door in astronomy spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk...
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At the beginning of the eighties I saw the television series Cosmos: A Personal Voyage by Carl Sagan. Cosmos gave birth to my interest in history, space and science. The sixth episode of the series is called "Travellers' Tales" and is focused on ... ideas.lego.com/projects/c5a...
Italian Space Agency and Virgin Galactic sign a Joint Declaration
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To expand their partnership to include suborbital flight capabilities and operations from the future Italian spaceport of Grottaglie www.asi.it/en/news/italian-...
The Space Station Is Shifting to Commercial Crew Vehicles. Where Does That Leave Russia?
NASA's relationship with Roscosmos, the Russian space agency, is likely to change as commercial spacecraft begin bringing astronauts to the International Space Station. www.space.com/41038-roscosm...
Science Behind Communicating to Mars (Deep Space)! The Case for Mars 27
The Case for Mars explores the different discoveries that are taking place on the Red Planet. In this episode, we continue our discussion on developing a col...
Israel plans first lunar space mission in December