SpaceX Dragon Resilience astronaut shares mesmerising timelapse video of the Milky Way

‘I didn’t think the views could get any better!’ Astronaut shares mesmerising timelapse video of the Milky Way from the Crew Dragon Resilience spacecraft Japanese astronaut Soichi Noguchi captured the timelapse video from space He was in the SpaceX Crew Dragon Resilience capsule when he took the video  The video was shared by NASA astronaut … Read more

NASA says asteroid the size of a BUS passed just 12,000 miles from Earth on 8 April

An asteroid almost as long as a London bus came just 12,000 miles from the Earth, closer to the planet than many geostationary satellites, according to NASA. According to astronomers from the Virtual Telescope Project, the asteroid, dubbed 2021 GW4, posed no threat to Earth as it passed at a safe distance and was small … Read more

Reality TV competition ‘Space Hero’ signs an agreement with NASA

NASA has signed an agreement with reality TV competition ‘Space Hero’ to send the winner up to the International Space Station for 10 days as the first prize. The Space Act Agreement between the agency and the production company doesn’t guarantee space travel, rather allows for information sharing between the two. The number of contestants … Read more

NASA shares brilliant new version of Hubble telescope photo of the Veil Nebula

NASA unveils enhanced version of Hubble’s Veil Nebula image that shows delicate threads and gas filaments of the giant dead star 2,100 light-years from Earth Hubble first took a snapshot of the exploded stars’ gaseous remains in 2015 that is called the Veil Nebula  New imaging techniques offer details of delicate threads and gas filaments that … Read more

NASA shares brilliant new version of Hubble telescope photo of the Veil Nebula

NASA unveils enhanced version of Hubble’s Veil Nebula image that shows delicate threads and gas filaments of the giant dead star 2,100 light-years from Earth Hubble first took a snapshot of the exploded stars’ gaseous remains in 2015 that is called the Veil Nebula  New imaging techniques offer details of delicate threads and gas filaments that … Read more

Huge asteroid three times the size of a London bus will zip between Earth and the moon TOMORROW

A huge asteroid three times the size of a London bus will zip between Earth and the moon tomorrow at a distance of just 159,000 miles, NASA has revealed. Dubbed 2021 GT3, the 108ft long space rock will fly by the Earth on April 10, making its closest approach to the planet at about 22:30 … Read more

Lift-off! Three space travellers launch on a Soyuz for the ISS

A NASA astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts have blasted off for the International Space Station (ISS) on board a Soyuz MS-18 rocket. The trio, who are part of the latest crew heading to the orbiting lab, launched from Earth at 08:42 BST from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. NASA’s Mark Vande Hei, Soyuz Commander Oleg … Read more

Watch LIVE as three space travellers launch on a Soyuz for the ISS

A NASA astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts are launching for the International Space Station (ISS) on board a Soyuz MS-18 rocket. The trio are part of the latest crew heading to the orbiting lab and they are due to launch from Earth at 08:42 BST from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. NASA’s Mark Vande Hel, … Read more

Mars alternated between dry and wetter periods before drying up completely

Mars shifted between long dry periods and wetter eras before completely drying up to the nearly dead world we see today about three billion years ago, study shows. Data collected by the NASA Curiosity rover, which has been on Mars since 2012, was used by researchers from the Research Institute in Astrophysics and Planetology. Curiosity … Read more

NASA’s Perseverance and Ingenuity snap a selfie as the copter prepares for its first flight on Mars

‘Until we meet again’: The Perseverance rover and Ingenuity helicopter snap a selfie as the copter prepares for its first flight on Mars that is compared to the ‘Wright Brothers’ moment on Earth NASA released an image snapped by Perseverance with Ingenuity on Mars The rover used its onboard camera to snap the selfie of … Read more