Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Scientists spot flash of light from colliding black holes. But how?

Black holes aren't supposed to make flashes of light. It's right there in the name: black holes. Even when they slam into each, the massive...

NASA made a necklace that reminds you not to touch your...

NASA has released open-source instructions for a 3D-printed necklace designed to help you stop touching your face. We’ve heard time and time again that...

NASA wants your help designing future moon toilets

NASA’s Project Artemis will see the first woman and next man on the moon by 2024. It’s an ambitious timeline that requires a huge...

NASA names its DC headquarters after its first Black female engineer

From this point forward, NASA’s Washington DC headquarters will be known as the Mary W. Jackson NASA Headquarters, named after the agency’s first Black...

NASA plans to use private spacecraft for crewed suborbital flights

NASA’s private spaceflight plans extend well beyond launching people into orbit. The agency is forming a plan to fly astronauts, investigators and other staff...

Our Milky Way galaxy may be teeming with ocean worlds

Far-off alien planets covered in vast oceans might be common in our Milky Way galaxy, scientists find. "Ocean worlds" are terrestrial planets that have significant...

The 3 Best Drones For Beginners

If you're itching to take to the skies, or are looking to get into aerial photography, it's high time to consider investing in one...

NASA’s next Mars rover is just one month away from launch

NASA's next Mars rover is in the home stretch now. The launch of NASA's Mars rover Perseverance, the life-hunting, sample-caching Red Planet explorer, is just...

CommStar will launch a relay satellite to talk to astronauts on...

NASA plans to return humans to the Moon by 2024, but there are still plenty of questions about how that will work. One challenge...

Scientists create exotic matter on space station to explore the quantum...

Scientists have generated an exotic form of matter in the unique microgravity environment aboard the International Space Station and are using it to explore...