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Tracking the interstellar object 'Oumuamua to its home
PHYS.ORG A team of astronomers led by Coryn Bailer-Jones of the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy has tracked the interstellar object 'Oumuamua to several possible home stars. The object was discovered in late... 53 minutes
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CBC With an eye on future lunar exploration, Canada's space agency is calling on companies to present their ideas for everything from moon-rover... 2 hours
chinese e commerce giant alibaba has built a robot porter for hotels called space egg Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has built a robot porter for hotels called Space Egg
THE VERGE VIDEO Alibaba may not be a household name in... 2 hours
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CBC With an eye on future lunar exploration, Canada's space agency is calling on companies to present their ideas for everything from moon-rover power systems... 2 hours
On This Day in Space! Sept. 25, 2008: China Launches Its 3rd Human Spaceflight Mission
SPACE.COM On Sept. 25, 2008, China's space program launched its third human spaceflight mission, Shenzhou 7. See how it... 3 hours
A Schoolkid Will Name NASA's Next Mars Rover
SPACE.COM NASA's next Mars rover will be named by a schoolkid, just like the agency's previous wheeled Red Planet explorers. 3 hours
Are Moon Caves Safe for Astronauts? Earth's Lava Tubes Can Help Us Find Out
SPACE.COM It's one thing to step onto a foreign world's surface; it's another matter entirely to set foot beneath its surface,... 3 hours
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SPACE NEWS With growing doubts it will be selected by United Launch Alliance for its Vulcan rocket, Aerojet Rocketdyne is looking to... 3 hours
matthias maurer graduates as esa astronaut Matthias Maurer graduates as ESA astronaut
ESA German citizen, Matthias Maurer, is now officially ESA’s newest astronaut, after graduating during a formal ceremony at the European Astronaut Centre in Cologne, Germany... 4 hours
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ESA As the world marvels at the hopping mini-rovers deployed on asteroid Ryugu by Japan’s Hayabusa2, ESA is due to decide... 6 hours
Dust storms on Titan spotted for the first time
PHYS.ORG Data from NASA's Cassini spacecraft has revealed what appear to be giant dust storms in equatorial regions of Saturn's moon Titan. The discovery, described in a paper published on Sept.... 7 hours
ICoast eyes better online access with satellite broadband
PHYS.ORG Abu Dhabi's Yahsat on Monday launched its satellite broadband service in Ivory Coast in a bid to boost internet access in this west African nation where only 27 percent of the population... 15 hours
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SPACE NEWS NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine played down any differences with his Russian counterpart as he gears up for meetings... 15 hours
NASA's Terra Satellite finds Subtropical Storm Leslie drifting in Central Atlantic
PHYS.ORG NASA's Terra satellite provided a visible image of Subtropical Storm Leslie as it was meandering around the North Central Atlantic Ocean on Sept. 24, 2018. 16 hours
NASA's Terra Satellite glares at the 37-mile wide eye of Super Typhoon Trami
PHYS.ORG NASA's Terra satellite provided a visible image of Super Typhoon Trami as it continued moving in a northwesterly direction in the Northwestern... 16 hours
NASA Mars spacecraft snapped a celebratory selfie - CNET
CNET The Maven orbiter looks shiny in a rare self-portrait. 21 hours
Astronaut Trump? Ivanka Says She Wanted to Go to Space in NASA Visit
SPACE.COM While Ivanka Trump has a high-profile job advising her father, the president of the United States, she told the International Space Station... 22 hours
Hubble Space Telescope Catches Giant Cluster: SDSS J1050+0017
SCI-NEWS.COM A new image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope shows the diverse collection of galaxies in the huge cluster SDSS... 22 hours
urban planning app takes top prize at space app camp Urban planning app takes top prize at Space App Camp
ESA An app that uses satellite imagery to assist urban planners scooped the top prize of €2500... 23 hours
'Personal Space': Museum Exhibits Astronauts' Spaceflight Mementos
SPACE.COM A comic strip beagle shares space with a romantic novel and an iconic starship in a new exhibit that asks the public to consider: What would you pack if you were leaving Earth? 23 hours
next generation life support system heading to space station Next-generation life-support system heading to Space Station
ESA On Saturday the Japanese cargo vessel HTV-7 was launched into space from Tanegashima, Japan. Already orbiting Earth it will arrive at the... 24 hours
SiriusXM buys Pandora to step up streaming music wars
PHYS.ORG SiriusXM, which dominates satellite radio in the United States, announced Monday it is buying online rival Pandora for $3.5 billion, ramping up competition in the streaming music market dominated by... 24 hours
Sirius XM buys streaming giant Pandora for $3.5 bn in shares
PHYS.ORG Sirius XM, which dominates satellite radio in the United States, announced Monday it is buying music streaming giant Pandora for $3.5 billion. 1 day
Japan has launched a miniature space elevator
SCIENCE-NEWS The Japanese space agency just launched a prototype space elevator to the International Space Station to test motion along a taut cable in space. 1 day
Image: Hubble's galaxies with knots, bursts
PHYS.ORG In the northern constellation of Coma Berenices (Berenice's Hair) lies the impressive Coma Cluster— a structure of over a thousand galaxies bound together by gravity. Many of these galaxies are elliptical types, as is the brighter of... 1 day
Microsoft hopes enterprises will want to use Cortana
TechCrunch In a world dominated by Alexa and the Google Assistant, Cortana suffers the fate of a perfectly good alternative that nobody uses and everybody forgets about. But Microsoft wouldn’t be Microsoft if... 1 day
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THE VERGE SiriusXM is acquiring Pandora for $3.5 billion. The satellite radio company says it intends to maintain the Pandora service and brand, along with its... 1 day
Image: Herschel's view of the galactic centre
PHYS.ORG An odd-shaped formation of gas and dust at the centre of the Milky Way, captured by the far-infrared cameras on board ESA's Herschel space observatory. The nearly continuous strip of dense and cold clumps... 1 day
Microsoft hopes enterprises will use want to use Cortana
TechCrunch In a world dominated by Alexa and the Google Assistant, Cortana suffers the fate of a perfectly good alternative that nobody uses and everybody forgets about. But Microsoft wouldn’t be... 1 day
MAVEN selfie marks four years in orbit around Mars
PHYS.ORG Today, NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft celebrates four years in orbit studying the upper atmosphere of the Red Planet and how it interacts with the sun and... 1 day
where no commercial satellite bus has gone before Where no commercial satellite bus has gone before
SPACE NEWS If all goes as currently planned, sometime in 2022 a rocket will lift off carrying a payload that at first... 1 day
SiriusXM will buy Pandora to create world's largest audio company - CNET
CNET The satellite radio company is acquiring Pandora in a $3.5 billion deal. 1 day
Space is full of trash. This spaceship could fix that video - CNET
CNET This ship fires a space net to clean up space junk. 1 day
Commercial Crew Providers Believe They Now Meet NASA Safety Requirements
SPACE.COM Boeing and SpaceX, who have been struggling to meet safety thresholds established by NASA for commercial crew vehicles, now believe their vehicles can meet those requirements as they... 1 day
NASA Balloon Observes Glowing Blue Clouds in Earth's Upper Atmosphere (Video)
SPACE.COM A NASA long-duration balloon mission observed glowing blue clouds that ripple at the edge of Earth's atmosphere. 1 day
TESS Discovers Its First Exoplanet: Super-Earth HD 39091c
SCI-NEWS.COM Astronomers using data from NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite have discovered a super-Earth orbiting an unusually bright, Sun-like star called... 1 day
northrop grumman seeking to cut costs on small launch vehicles Northrop Grumman seeking to cut costs on small launch vehicles
SPACE NEWS Faced with growing competition from startups entering the field, Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems is looking to... 1 day
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THE VERGE NASA technology is usually associated with... 2 days
Japanese supply ship heads to space station after delays
ABC NEWS An unmanned Japanese space capsule is heading to the International Space Station with 5,500 kilograms (12,000 pounds) of cargo including food, experiments and new batteries 3 days
kounotori 7 cargo resupply mission on its way to iss Kounotori 7 Cargo Resupply Mission on Its Way to ISS
ASTRO WATCH Japan’s seventh cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station lifted off from the Tanegashima Space... 3 days
maven selfie marks four years in orbit at mars MAVEN Selfie Marks Four Years in Orbit at Mars
ASTRO WATCH NASA’s MAVEN spacecraft celebrates four years in orbit studying the upper atmosphere of the Red Planet and how... 3 days
Japanese Cargo Ship Launches Toward Space Station
SPACE.COM A robotic Japanese resupply ship launched toward the International Space Station today (Sept. 22), kicking off a four-day orbital chase. 3 days
Japan space robots start asteroid survey
PHYS.ORG A pair of robot rovers have landed on an asteroid and begun a survey, Japan's space agency said Saturday, as it conducts a mission aiming to shed light on the origins of the solar system. 3 days
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ASTRO WATCH As part of ESA’s continuing commitment to realize cutting-edge satellite missions to advance scientific understanding of our planet and to show how... 3 days
Russian space chief: No '2nd-tier status' with NASA outpost
ABC NEWS Russia's space agency chief has warned that it wouldn't accept a second-tier role in a NASA-led plan to build an outpost near the moon, but Roscosmos spokesman quickly clarified that... 3 days
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Russian space chief vague on moon outpost plans
ABC NEWS Russia's space agency chief has made an opaque statement about its involvement in the NASA-led plan to create an international outpost near the moon, but Roscosmos spokesman quickly clarified that Russia is... 3 days
On This Day in Space! Sept. 22, 2006: Japan Launches Solar Observatory
SPACE.COM On Sept. 22, 2006, the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency launched a sun-observing satellite called Hinode, or Solar-B. 3 days
astrophysicists measure precise rotation pattern of sun like stars for the first time Astrophysicists Measure Precise Rotation Pattern of Sun-Like Stars for the First Time
ASTRO WATCH Sun-like stars rotate up to two and a half times faster at the equator than at higher latitudes, a finding by researchers at NYU... 3 days
Rover Team Confident Curiosity Will Bounce Back from Glitch
SPACE.COM It's still unclear exactly what's ailing NASA's Curiosity Mars rover, but mission team members are optimistic they can get the six-wheeled robot up and running again. 3 days
Hologram of NASA Astronaut Mae Jemison Arrives at NYC's Intrepid Museum
SPACE.COM Visitors at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum on the Hudson River here in New York can now come face to face with a hologram... 3 days
Japanese Cargo Ship Launching Toward Space Station Today: Watch Live
SPACE.COM A Japanese cargo spacecraft is scheduled to launch toward the International Space Station today (Sept. 22), and you can watch the action live. 3 days
Russia throws doubt on joint lunar space station with U.S.: RIA
REUTERS Moscow may abandon a project to build a space station in lunar orbit in... 3 days
First to red planet will become Martians: Canada astronaut
PHYS.ORG Astronauts traveling through space on the long trip to Mars will not have the usual backup from mission control on Earth and will need to think of themselves as Martians... 3 days
Argentina bets on $600 million satellite to boost agriculture sector
REUTERS Argentina is launching a new microwave imaging satellite to monitor natural disasters and soil moisture, in... 4 days
matter falling into a black hole at 30 percent of the speed of light Matter Falling into a Black Hole at 30 Percent of the Speed of Light
ASTRO WATCH A UK team of astronomers report the first... 4 days
Oklahoma astronaut corn maze photographed from space
PHYS.ORG It's apt that a maze cut into an Oklahoma cornfield featuring the likeness of a former NASA astronaut can be seen from space—and has been photographed by a satellite orbiting Earth. 4 days
A Space-Themed Band from London Just Rocked Out with NASA's Shuttle Enterprise in NYC
SPACE.COM London-based band Public Service Broadcasting performed its beloved album "The Race for Space" alongside NASA's space shuttle Enterprise aboard the... 4 days
NASA sees areas of strength in Tropical Storm Trami
PHYS.ORG NASA's Terra satellite provided an infrared look at Tropical Storm Trami, located just over 100 miles from Guam on Sept. 21. Infrared data provides temperature information that showed two areas... 4 days
Space-related start-up technology companies create synergistic innovation
PHYS.ORG Researchers have developed innovative business models underlying the successful launch of space-related start-up technology companies in Costa Rica. A fascinating article describes how the company DIT (design, innovation, technology) Space identified key market sectors... 4 days
Three NASA missions return first-light data
PHYS.ORG NASA's continued quest to explore our solar system and beyond received a boost of new information this week with three key missions proving not only that they are up and running, but that their science potential... 4 days
Sun-Like Stars’ Equators Spin Up To 2.5 Times Faster than Their Poles, Say Astronomers
SCI-NEWS.COM Our Sun rotates faster at its equator than... 4 days
NASA balloon examines electric blue clouds
Sky News A NASA balloon has captured rare images from right at the very edge of Earth's atmosphere, where it has been examining a thin group of electric blue clouds with high-powered cameras. 4 days
Elon Musk, SpaceX, global warming satellites and self-driving motorcycles (What the Future) video - CNET
CNET SpaceX and California are challenging NASA's influence over space travel, while a bike is challenging humanity's dominion over... 4 days
Astronaut Scholarship Foundation Launches Exclusive Retro 51 Pen
SPACE.COM A new collectible pen comes with a unique feature: the ability to help launch the future of U.S. space exploration. 4 days
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ESA This edition of Euronews comes from northern Norway to meet scientists working on ESA’s newly-launched Aeolus wind mission 4 days
a japanese spacecraft just threw two small rovers at an asteroid A Japanese spacecraft just threw two small rovers at an asteroid
THE VERGE VIDEO This morning, a Japanese space probe deposited two tiny rovers on an asteroid nearly... 4 days
NASA balloon mission captures electric blue clouds
SCIENCE DAILY Scientists share mesmerizing new images of electric blue clouds from NASA's PMC Turbo balloon mission that flew in over the Arctic in July 2018. 4 days
Northrop Grumman Successfully Completes First Qualification Test of New Rocket Motor for Atlas V
ASTRO WATCH Northrop Grumman Corporation conducted its first ground test... 4 days
how nasa is learning to grow plants in space and on other worlds How NASA is learning to grow plants in space and on other worlds
THE VERGE The trick: try to use less soil Continue reading… 4 days
On This Day in Space! Sept. 21, 2003: Galileo Mission to Jupiter Ends with Epic Dive
SPACE.COM On Sept. 21, 2003, NASA's Galileo mission to Jupiter and its moons came to an end.... 4 days
Brown's climate efforts look to space
PHYS.ORG When Gov. Jerry Brown said California should launch its own satellite in the 1970s, the plan was considered so far-fetched that critics dubbed him Gov. Moonbeam. 4 days
New small satellite peers inside Hurricane Florence
PHYS.ORG A new experimental weather satellite no bigger than a cereal box got an inside look at Hurricane Florence in a test of technology that could influence the future of storm monitoring from space. The... 4 days
nasa balloon mission captures electric blue clouds NASA Balloon Mission Captures Electric Blue Clouds
ASTRO WATCH On the cusp of our atmosphere live a thin group of seasonal electric blue clouds. Forming 50 miles above the poles in... 4 days
Japanese space agency launches hopping probes
Sky News A hopping space probe which will land on the surface of a large asteroid has been launched by the Japanese Space Agency. 4 days
NASA’s Parker Solar Probe Gathers First Data
SCI-NEWS.COM One month after its successful launch, Parker Solar Probe — a NASA’s robotic spacecraft designed to explore the Sun’s atmosphere — has... 4 days
Image: Small satellite demonstrates possible solution for 'space junk'
PHYS.ORG The International Space Station serves as humanity's orbital research platform, conducting a variety of experiments and research projects while in orbit around the planet. 4 days
Astronauts Going to Mars Will Absorb Crazy Amounts of Radiation. Now We Know How Much.
LIVE SCIENCE There are plenty of challenges to putting people on Mars, whether you look at the rocket, the astronaut... 4 days
On This Day in Space! Sept. 21, 2003: Galileo Mission Ends
SPACE.COM On Sept. 21, 2003, NASA's Galileo mission to Jupiter and its moons came to an end. See how it happened in our On This Day In... 4 days
NASA's New Planet-Hunting Telescope Spots Its Second Possible World Already
SPACE.COM Scientists poring over data from NASA's newest planet-hunting telescope have announced that they've spotted a second possible planet, just three days after many of the same team members... 4 days
By Jove! Juno Snaps Picture of Elusive 'Brown Barge' on Jupiter
SPACE.COM NASA's Juno spacecraft caught a quick glimpse of a "brown barge" emerging from the silky bands across Jupiter's southern hemisphere. 4 days
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ESA As part of ESA’s continuing commitment to realise cutting-edge satellite missions to advance scientific understanding of our planet and to show how new technologies can be... 4 days
nasa planning alternative reviews of sofia NASA planning alternative reviews of SOFIA
SPACE NEWS NASA is planning two alternative reviews of an airborne observatory amid conflicting congressional views on whether the program will be eligible for the next... 4 days
looking back in time to watch for a different kind of black hole Looking Back in Time to Watch for a Different Kind of Black Hole
ASTRO WATCH Black holes form when stars die, allowing the matter in... 4 days
Ivanka Trump tours NASA center in Houston, calls space crew
ABC NEWS Ivanka Trump visits NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston during stop on campaign tour of Texas 5 days
NASA telescope discovers two new planets five months after launch
REUTERS A planet-hunting orbital telescope designed to detect worlds beyond our solar system discovered two distant planets... 5 days
Mars 'spiders' pop in NASA orbiter image - CNET
CNET NASA's MRO highlights some creepy-crawly Martian landscape features. 5 days
three companies win noaa commercial weather data pilot contracts Three companies win NOAA commercial weather data pilot contracts
SPACE NEWS NOAA awarded more than $8 million in contracts this week to three companies in the second round of... 5 days
No Man's Sky now lets you change your astronaut's body type
Windows Central Create your own character. Ever since No Man's Sky launched on Xbox One, gamers have been asking for the ability to create custom characters. Beforehand, only... 5 days
arianespace signs fifth vega c contract Arianespace signs fifth Vega C contract
SPACE NEWS European launch provider Arianespace signed a contract with the Korean Aerospace Research Institute for a Vega C mission Sept. 20, growing the rocket’s backlog... 5 days
experimental net captures orbiting space junk Experimental net captures orbiting space junk
CBC A net has managed to capture space junk, in a demonstration of ways to clean up debris in orbit. 5 days
net tossed from space station captures space junk in orbit cleanup experiment Net tossed from space station captures space junk in orbit-cleanup experiment
CBC A tossed net has managed to capture space junk in a demonstration of ways... 5 days
Watch a Satellite Net a Cubesat in Awesome Space Junk Cleanup Test
SPACE.COM A satellite in space has fired a net at a target to test active space-junk-cleanup technology, and the video is amazing. 5 days
Delta II to 'Live Among Giants' in Kennedy Space Center Rocket Garden
SPACE.COM The rocket garden at NASA's Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will soon sprout a new launch vehicle — the newly-retired Delta II. United Launch... 5 days
NASA created rainfall analysis for super Typhoon Mangkhut
PHYS.ORG VIDEO At NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. data was used to create a map of rainfall generated by Super Typhoon Mangkhut. 5 days
NASA balloon mission captures electric blue clouds
PHYS.ORG VIDEO On the cusp of our atmosphere live a thin group of seasonal electric blue clouds. Forming 50 miles above the poles in summer, these clouds are known as noctilucent clouds or polar mesospheric clouds—PMCs.... 5 days
Dream Chaser Space Plane Set to Land as Matchbox Sky Busters Toy
SPACE.COM A commercial space plane designed to carry astronauts and cargo into Earth orbit will soon touch down in stores as a popular toy. Sierra... 5 days
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9to5Google Nokia is growing extremely quickly in the smartphone space and we’ve seen some killer releases from... 5 days
Tossed net captures space junk in orbit-cleanup experiment
ABC NEWS A tossed net has managed to capture space junk in an orbit-cleanup demonstration 5 days
Gaia Sees Effects of Milky Way’s Close Encounter with Sagittarius Dwarf Galaxy
SCI-NEWS.COM Astronomers analyzing data from the second release of ESA’s star mapping mission Gaia have shown that our Milky Way Galaxy is still enduring the... 5 days
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Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has built a robot porter for hotels called Space Egg
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A Japanese spacecraft just threw two small rovers at an asteroid
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First detection of matter falling into a black hole at 30 percent of the speed of light
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NASA created rainfall analysis for super Typhoon Mangkhut
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NASA balloon mission captures electric blue clouds
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Satellite uses giant net to practice capturing space junk
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To avoid vision problems in space, astronauts will need some kind of artificial gravity
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NASA data shows Florence brings torrential rains and record flooding to the Carolinas
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TESS shares first science image in hunt to find new worlds
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Video: Staring down Hurricane Florence
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NASA is ready to launch a satellite that shoots lasers at the Earth - CNET
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NASA/JAXA satellite finds heavy rainfall in Tropical Storm Isaac
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Exploring the solar system? You may need to pack an umbrella
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Space station hole stars in cosmonaut's video assuring us all is OK - CNET
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Product placement may help power NASA’s next big space mission
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A Japanese company is about to test a tiny space elevator in space
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Cool ways of studying the cryosphere
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Worms in space—the molecular muscle experiment
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