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British Scientists Form UK Branch of SETI
Jul 10, 2013 - in News
Scientists and academics form network dedicated to discovering if we really are all alone in the universe.
PayPal Researching Payments in Space with PayPal Galactic
Jun 27, 2013 - in News
Do you plan on paying for that Martian ice cream, sir?
NASA and USAF Looking for a Next-Gen Space Processor
Apr 16, 2013 - in News
NASA and the US Air Force Research Laboratory are looking for two to four companies to perform an evaluation of “advanced space-based applications” in 2020 to 2030.
NASA Demonstrates Laser Data Communication With Lunar Orbiter
Jan 20, 2013 - in News
NASA has made its first step beyond its more than 50 year-old radio wave-based Deep Space Network (DSN), to communicate with spacecraft.
NASA: Asteroid Apophis Will Not Strike Earth
Jan 15, 2013 - in News
NASA scientist ruled out the possibility that the asteroid Apophis will strike Earth in a flyby in 2036.
After 35 Years of Travel, Voyager 1 Close to Interstellar Space
Dec 6, 2012 - in News
NASA isn't just about search for traces of life these days.
NASA Finds Most Distant Object in the Universe to Date
Nov 18, 2012 - in News
NASA believes it has found the most distant galaxy observed to date. MACS0647-JD is just a fraction of the size of the Milky Way and believed to be 13.3 billion light years away.
How Paintballs Could Force an Asteroid Off Course
Oct 30, 2012 - in News
Asteroids that are on a collision course with earth may not need a nuclear explosion to be forced on an different path.
SpaceX Dragon Successfully Ends First Mission
Oct 29, 2012 - in News
NASA and SpaceX successfully completed their first contracted cargo space flight.
NASA Envisions Ironman-Like Exoskeleton For Walking
Oct 22, 2012 - in News
Exoskeletons have fascinated us at least since the first two Alien movies in which Ellen Ripley commands a power loader robot.
UK Engineers Develop Harpoon System for Old Satellites
Oct 9, 2012 - in News
Could harpoons be the answer to our space junk problem?
Hubble Reveals 13.2B-Year-Old Picture of the Universe
Sep 29, 2012 - in News
What if you could travel 13 billion years into the past?
Dark Energy Camera Shows Stars 352 Quintillion Miles Away
Sep 19, 2012 - in News
One of Fermilab's most prestigious projects since the shutdown of its Tevatron particle collider has been a stunning Dark Energy Camera (DEC), which is now delivering its first images.