Astronomy
How NASA Scrambled to Add Science Experiments to Israeli, Indian Moon Probes  SPACE.COM · 3 hours
NASA science instruments are flying to the moon aboard two international lunar missions, according to agency officials. more
Galactic Center Visualization Delivers Star Power  ASTRO WATCH · 3 hours
Want to take a trip to the center of the Milky Way? Check out a new immersive, ultra-high-definition visualization. This 360-movie offers an unparalleled... more
How NASA Scrambled to Add Science Experiments to Israeli, Indian Moon Landers  SPACE.COM · 6 hours
NASA science instruments are flying to the moon aboard two international lunar missions, according to agency officials. more
SLS Engine Section Approaches Finish Line for First Flight  ASTRO WATCH · 8 hours
NASA and Boeing have completed the majority of outfitting for the core stage engine section for the first... more
Shazam! finally lets DC superheroes be joyous fun  THE VERGE · 19 hours
Shazam! takes place in the same universe as other films adapted from DC Comics, but writer Henry Gayden (Earth to... more
Scientists Identify Water-Bearing Minerals on Asteroid Bennu  ASTRO WATCH · 24 hours
A Southwest Research Institute-led team discovered evidence of abundant water-bearing minerals on the surface of the near-Earth asteroid (101955) Bennu. Using early... more
First test of SpaceX Starship 'hopper' now set for next week - CNET  CNET · 1 day
A prototype of the craft that SpaceX wants to send to Mars could be started up for the first time as soon... more
NASA Publishes Images of the Meteor No One Saw  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
NASA on Friday published satellite photos of a powerful meteor which appeared just above the Bering Sea on December 18 but went unnoticed until months later. more
Mitigating the Loss of Satellite Data By Using CubeSat Remote Sensing Technology  ASTRO WATCH · 1 day
Advanced infrared and microwave sounding systems, usually onboard traditional polar-orbiting satellites, provide atmospheric sounding information critical for nowcasting and weather forecasting through data assimilation... more
Space Development Agency Promises to Do More with Less  SPACE.COM · 1 day
The Space Development Agency officially came into existence last week and already is causing a stir. more
Astronomers Find 'Cannonball Pulsar' Speeding Through Space  ASTRO WATCH · 1 day
Astronomers using the National Science Foundation’s Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array (VLA) have found a pulsar speeding away from its presumed... more
NASA, IBMP Preparing for 8-Month-Long Isolation Experiment Simulating Flight to Other Planets  ASTRO WATCH · 1 day
Russian experts from the Russian Academy of Sciences' Institute of Biomedical Problems (IBMP), together with medics from NASA, have begun preparing for a long-term... more
Whirling 'Cannonball' Pulsar Flees Supernova Site at Epic Speed  SPACE.COM · 1 day
A supernova explosion flung out a super-dense, whirling stellar core, sending it streaking across space at almost 2.5 million miles per hour with a glowing trail 13 light-years long in... more
Levitating Objects with Light  ASTRO WATCH · 1 day
Researchers at Caltech have designed a way to levitate and propel objects using only light, by creating specific nanoscale patterning on the objects' surfaces. Though still theoretical, the... more
Presence of Water Confirmed on Asteroid Ryugu  ASTRO WATCH · 1 day
A Japanese space research team says it has confirmed the presence of water on the asteroid Ryugu, where the Hayabusa2 probe is... more
Carbon Monoxide Detectors Could Warn of Extraterrestrial Life  ASTRO WATCH · 2 days
Carbon monoxide detectors in our homes warn of a dangerous buildup of that colorless, odorless gas we normally associate with... more
Jupiter's unknown journey revealed  nanowerk · 2 days
The giant planet Jupiter was formed four times further from the sun than its current orbit, and migrated inwards in the solar system over a period of 700000 years. Researchers found proof of this incredible journey thanks to a group... more
Powerful Tropical Cyclone Veronica eyes Australia's Pilbara Coast  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Tropical Cyclone Veronica continued to move toward Australia's Pilbara Coast in Western Australia. NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided visible and infrared images of the storm that indicated heavy rainfall. more
OSIRIS-REx Reveals Asteroid Bennu Has Big Surprises  ASTRO WATCH · 2 days
A NASA spacecraft that will return a sample of a near-Earth asteroid named Bennu to Earth in 2023 made the first-ever close-up... more
Matter-antimatter asymmetry in charmed quarks  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Physicists have confirmed that matter and antimatter decay differently for elementary particles containing charmed quarks. The findings may also indicate new physics beyond the Standard Model, which describes how fundamental particles interact with one another. more
Space Webcasts: Astronauts Take Spacewalk Outside Space Station  SPACE.COM · 2 days
Two NASA astronauts took a spacewalk outside the International Space Station Friday, March 22, to swap out huge batteries. more
SIRIUS Crew Starts 4-Month Isolation Experiment  ASTRO WATCH · 2 days
The international crew of six persons has entered the SIRIUS ground-based experimental compound where it will spend the next 120 days to simulate a... more
NASA instruments image fireball over Bering Sea  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
On Dec. 18, 2018, a large "fireball—the term used for exceptionally bright meteors that are visible over a wide area—exploded about 16 miles (26 kilometers) above the Bering Sea. The explosion unleashed an estimated... more
Spacewalking Astronauts Swap Space Station Batteries in Power Upgrade  SPACE.COM · 2 days
The International Space Station got a power upgrade today (March 22) as two NASA astronauts took a spacewalk to install new batteries on the station's solar arrays. more
Tropical Cyclone Trevor fills Australia's Gulf of Carpentaria in NASA image  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Visible imagery from NASA's Aqua satellite showed Tropical Cyclone Trevor filling up Australia's Gulf of Carpentaria. more
A Single Thundercloud Carries 1 Billion Volts of Electricity  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 days
A single thundercloud is more powerful than even the most potent nuclear plants on Earth. Scientists used cosmic rays to prove it. more
Asteroid Ryugu: First Science Results from JAXA’s Hayabusa-2 Mission  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 days
In June 2018, the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) spacecraft and sample return mission Hayabsua-2 arrived at the... more
The Risk of Apollo: Astronauts Swap Harrowing Tales from NASA's Moon Shots  SPACE.COM · 2 days
Last weekend, a large gathering of Apollo astronauts culminated in a story swap that showcased the risks and dangers of spaceflight. more
Jupiter's unknown journey revealed  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
The giant planet Jupiter was formed four times further from the sun than its current orbit, and migrated inwards in the solar system over a period of 700,000 years. Researchers found proof of this incredible journey thanks to a group... more
Earth is Devolatilized Version of Sun, Planetary Researchers Say  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 days
A team of planetary scientists at the Australian National University found that our planet is made of the... more
Student-led CatSat Mission Selected by NASA  ASTRO WATCH · 2 days
An inflatable space antenna designed by University of Arizona students is one of 16 small research satellites from 10 states NASA has selected to... more
Physicists Observe Matter-Antimatter Asymmetry in Charm Particle Decays  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 days
Physicists from the Large Hadron Collider beauty (LHCb) Collaboration at CERN have observed, for the first time, the matter-antimatter asymmetry... more
Why dangerous asteroids heading to Earth are so hard to detect  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Earth is often in the firing line of fragments of asteroids and comets, most of which burn up tens of kilometres above our heads. But occasionally,... more
Spinning Star Hurtles Through Space at 2.5 Million Mph After Swift Kick from Supernova  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 days
One of the fastest-moving pulsars ever has been discovered careening away from a supernova so quickly it will eventually escape... more
Astronauts take spacewalk to swap space station's batteries  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Two American astronauts took a spacewalk Friday to replace aging batteries on the International Space Station. more
Volunteers wanted to help unlock the secrets of the universe  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Scientists are appealing for public help on one of the biggest astronomy projects of the next ten years. more
ExoMars landing platform arrives in Europe with a name  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
The platform destined to land on the Red Planet as part of the next ExoMars mission has arrived in Europe for final assembly and testing – and been given a... more
What can machine learning reveal about the solid Earth?  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Scientists seeking to understand Earth's inner clockwork have deployed armies of sensors listening for signs of slips, rumbles, exhales and other disturbances emanating from the planet's deepest faults to its... more
Astronomers Find Pulsar Hurtling Through Space  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 days
Astronomers using NASA’s Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope and NSF’s Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array have spotted a pulsar hurtling through space at nearly... more
NASA to Partner With 10 Startups on New Space Tech  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
NASA is inviting applications from start-ups to take part in a three-month pilot programme to develop new technologies for space. more
Supernova 'Kicks' Spinning Star So Hard, It's Hurtling Through Space at 2.5 Million MPH  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 days
One of the fastest-moving pulsars ever has been discovered careening away from a supernova so quickly it will eventually escape... more
Watch Live Now! Astronauts Taking Spacewalk Outside Space Station  SPACE.COM · 2 days
Two NASA astronauts will take a spacewalk outside the International Space Station Friday, March 22, to swap out huge batteries. more
New light into the recent evolution of the African rift valley  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Continental rift valleys are huge fractures on the surface of the planet that progressively break continental plates with the eventual development of new oceans. The African... more
'Lucy in the Sky' Trailer: No Diamonds Here, Just Astronaut Troubles  SPACE.COM · 2 days
The first "Lucy In The Sky" trailer has launched onto to the internet and all systems don't seem to be go for astronaut Lucy Cola. more
Space Council seeks urgency in NASA exploration plans  SPACE NEWS · 2 days
The National Space Council will likely press NASA at its upcoming meeting to speed up its plans to return humans... more
European link to NASA spacewalk  ESA · 2 days
ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet is gearing up to guide NASA astronauts Anne McClain and Nick Hague from his post at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston,... more
NASA Astronauts Are Taking a Spacewalk Today: Watch It Live!  SPACE.COM · 2 days
Two astronauts will venture outside the International Space Station today (March 22) to replace old batteries on the station's solar arrays. more
Study: Window screens can suppress mosquito populations, reduce malaria in Tanzania  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
In an article published today in Lancet Planetary Health, a team from the Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) and Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM), provides evidence... more
Watch Live Friday! Astronauts Take Spacewalk Outside Space Station  SPACE.COM · 3 days
Two NASA astronauts will take a spacewalk outside the International Space Station Friday, March 22, to swap out huge batteries. more
Celebrate NASA's Apollo 11 mission 50th anniversary with new USPS stamps - CNET  CNET · 3 days
The iconic Apollo 11 photo of astronaut Buzz Aldrin and an amateur astronomer's photo of the moon are featured on the two... more
Arianespace Vega launches Italian imaging satellite  SPACE NEWS · 3 days
European launch provider Arianespace conducted its third launch of the year March 21, orbiting a remote-sensing satellite for the Italian Space Agency on a... more
Vega Rocket Launches Earth-Watching PRISMA Satellite for Italy  SPACE.COM · 3 days
A European Vega rocket launched the Italian Earth-observation satellite PRISMA into orbit late Thursday (March 21). more
NASA's Arc Jet Complex keeps astronauts safe during reentry video - CNET  CNET · 3 days
We take a look at the high-temperature wind tunnel NASA uses to test the safety and durability of its reentry vehicles. more
Canada pledges additional support for LEO broadband satellites  SPACE NEWS · 3 days
The Canadian government has vowed to increase the level of funding for the development of low Earth orbit satellites that... more
Spiraling Giants: Witnessing the Birth of a Massive Binary Star System  ASTRO WATCH · 3 days
Scientists from the RIKEN Cluster for Pioneering Research in Japan, the Chalmers University of... more
Ultra-sharp images make old stars look absolutely marvelous  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
Using high-resolution adaptive optics imaging from the Gemini Observatory, astronomers have uncovered one of the oldest star clusters in the Milky Way Galaxy. The remarkably sharp image looks back into the early... more
Galactic center visualization delivers star power  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
Want to take a trip to the center of the Milky Way? Check out a new immersive, ultra-high-definition visualization. This 360-movie offers an unparalleled opportunity to look around the center of the galaxy, from the vantage... more
How Heavy Elements Come About in the Universe  ASTRO WATCH · 3 days
Heavy elements are produced during stellar explosion or on the surfaces of neutron stars through the capture of hydrogen nuclei... more
NASA sees Tropical Cyclone Trevor move into Gulf of Carpentaria  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
Tropical Cyclone Trevor has crossed Queensland, Australia's Cape York Peninsula and re-emerged into the Gulf of Carpentaria. Visible imagery from NASA's Terra satellite confirmed the movement back over... more
Watch Live @ 9:50 pm ET! Vega Rocket Launching Prisma Satellite for Italy  SPACE.COM · 3 days
An Arianespace Vega rocket will launch the Italian Prisma Earth-observation satellite into orbit tonight (March 21) at 9:50 p.m. EDT (0150 GMT). more
Physicists reveal why matter dominates our universe  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
Physicists have confirmed that matter and antimatter decay differently for elementary particles containing charmed quarks. more
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Shazam! finally lets DC superheroes be joyous fun
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Why dangerous asteroids heading to Earth are so hard to detect
PHYS.ORG
You Can Watch SpaceX's Starship Hopper Tests Live Via a South Texas Surf School
SPACE.COM
The incredible challenge of landing heavy payloads on Mars
PHYS.ORG
Galactic center visualization delivers star power
PHYS.ORG
Cult role-playing game Vampire: the Masquerade - Bloodlines is getting a sequel in 2020
THE VERGE
Taking gravity from strength to strength
ESA
Arctic sea ice 2019 wintertime extent is seventh lowest
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Spot failed Soviet Venus probe Kosmos 482 in Earth orbit
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Chinese Film 'The Wandering Earth' Imagines a Journey to a New Sun
SPACE.COM
Much to do for new Space Station crew
ESA
Fermi Satellite clocks 'cannonball' pulsar speeding through space
PHYS.ORG
Which habitable zones are the best to actually search for life?
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OSIRIS-REx spies on the weird, wild gravity of an asteroid
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Watch Live @ 2 pm ET: NASA Previews 3 Upcoming Spacewalks
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Call for media: Cheops ready for launch in October
ESA
The space ‘snowman’ at the edge of our solar system is actually two lumpy pancakes
Science Magazine
ESA’s Hera asteroid mission borrows eyes of NASA’s Dawn
ESA
Scientists surprised to discover meteor exploded over Bering Sea in December
CBC
People can sense Earth’s magnetic field, brain waves suggest
SCIENCE-NEWS
SHODAN returns in System Shock 3 trailer
THE VERGE
Lawmakers urge DoD to locate Space Development Agency in New Mexico
SPACE NEWS
SDSS J1430+1339: Storm rages in cosmic teacup
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Elon Musk’s last two weeks have been a wild ride
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