Space is the final frontier and is now being opened to everyone thanks to front runners such as NASA and now SpaceX and Elon Musk, Blue Origin and Virgin Galactic. You will also find news here about the Warp Space Program and Beyond Atlas.
A new telescope at the La Silla observatory at Chile will help protect Earth from threatening asteroids. The new telescope is a part of a world investment to map and identify near-Earth objects.
Scientists have measured the most powerful solar flare ever observed from our neighboring star Proxima Centauri. The discovery may be vital in the search for alien life and may have a significant impact on future studies.
MOXIE is a small box in the size of a car battery, designed by NASA to convert carbon dioxide to oxygen- in a similar way to photosynthesis in plants. The oxygen generating box is right now on the surface of Mars together with the rover Perseverance, ready to be tested during coming experiments.
The Mars helicopter Ingenuity has completed a first successful flight. The event is historic and NASA calls it "a Wright Brothers moment".
On April 12, 1961, Yuri Gagarin became the first man in space. He completed one orbit of Earth in the spacecraft Vostok 1 and became historic.
Elon Musks SpaceX, wants to encourage people to move to Texas as SpaceX is growing. He has promised a donation of $ 30 million to locals schools.
ESA wants to explore kilometer long lava caves hidden below the lunar surface with the help of a robotic “hamster” ball. Water and other essential materials may be hidden in the extensive lava tubes, waiting to be explored.
In the deep space food challenge, NASA is inviting you to change the food industry of space travel. The contests’ goal is to develop innovative food and systems that are good for us and the planet, at the same time as being suitable for longer space journeys.