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The Chainsmokers Is the First Musical Act to Perform at the Edge of Space
The Chainsmokers Is the First Musical Act to Perform at the Edge of Space

21 Jul 2022, 07:06 UTC / World View announces The Chainsmokers live concert up in their space balloon, on the first round of flights taking place in 2024

 
President Biden Unveils Webb's First Image, It's the Deepest View of the Distant Universe
President Biden Unveils Webb's First Image, It's the Deepest View of the Distant Universe

12 Jul 2022, 13:52 UTC / On Monday (July 11), President Joe Biden unveiled the first image captured by NASA's James Webb telescope. It's the deepest view of the universe ever captured

 
Webb Telescope Officially Enters Service on July 12th With First Image Release
Webb Telescope Officially Enters Service on July 12th With First Image Release

8 Jul 2022, 17:25 UTC / NASA gives us a glimpse of a very distant past (think 290M years ago). This is not time-travel (yet), it's the first images captured by the Webb observatory

 
This 3D-Printed Moon Base Was Designed to Blend Seamlessly With Its Surroundings
This 3D-Printed Moon Base Was Designed to Blend Seamlessly With Its Surroundings

30 Jun 2022, 20:08 UTC / LINA is a 3D-printed Moon base designed to protect astronauts, rovers, and other payloads from the harsh lunar environment

 
NASA's TROPICS Satelite Launch Ends in Disaster, Whole Mission Might Be in Doubt
NASA's TROPICS Satelite Launch Ends in Disaster, Whole Mission Might Be in Doubt

13 Jun 2022, 18:06 UTC / Using new advancements in microwave radiometer technology, scientists hoped to gain insight into how the effects of climate change influenced tropical storms

 
This Unusual Crater on Mars Looks Like a Giant Human Eyeball
This Unusual Crater on Mars Looks Like a Giant Human Eyeball

10 Jun 2022, 19:13 UTC / Sometimes spacecraft beam back incredible images of our dusty neighbor. Recently, the Mars Express took a photo of a crater that resembles a human eyeball

 
Advanced Gemini: The Little Known Spacecraft Concept That Could Have Outshined Apollo
Advanced Gemini: The Little Known Spacecraft Concept That Could Have Outshined Apollo

6 Jun 2022, 17:52 UTC / This is the curious case of a NASA initiative referred to as Advanced Gemini. The little-known project that would have put the Gemini program on steroids.

 
Curiosity Rover Finds Mysterious Spikes That Look Like Remnants of an Ancient Tree
Curiosity Rover Finds Mysterious Spikes That Look Like Remnants of an Ancient Tree

6 Jun 2022, 14:15 UTC / NASA's Curiosity rover has recently spotted two mysterious spikes that looks like the remnants of an ancient tree on Mars

 
This NASA Spacecraft Could Have Put Americans on the Moon in 2018, But Congress Stepped In
This NASA Spacecraft Could Have Put Americans on the Moon in 2018, But Congress Stepped In

5 Jun 2022, 08:07 UTC / Just like that, the most promising Lunar Lander spacecraft in almost 50 years was all but dead in the water. Leaving NASA to start all over again.

 
NASA's Largest, Most Complex Space Telescope to Release First Images on July 12
NASA's Largest, Most Complex Space Telescope to Release First Images on July 12

1 Jun 2022, 16:44 UTC / The world's most powerful observatory is preparing to show the world what it can do. On July 12, NASA's Webb telescope will release the first full-color images

 
Elephants Don’t Really Mix With Rockets. Still, Here’s How Many Would Fit in One
Elephants Don’t Really Mix With Rockets. Still, Here’s How Many Would Fit in One

23 May 2022, 11:20 UTC / Animation specialist Hazegrayart releases a video showing how many elephants would fit in rocket concepts that never came to be

 
NASA Has Ideas on How to Colonize the Moon and Mars, and They Just Became Official
NASA Has Ideas on How to Colonize the Moon and Mars, and They Just Became Official

18 May 2022, 10:02 UTC / NASA released this week a 50-point draft set of ideas for the future of space exploration, with the Moon and Mars at the center of upcoming efforts

 
Sanctioned Lukoil Boss Outsmarts Authorities, His Second Superyacht Headed Back Home
Sanctioned Lukoil Boss Outsmarts Authorities, His Second Superyacht Headed Back Home

17 May 2022, 02:00 UTC / Owner of not just one but two stunning luxury yachts, the Lukoil and Heesen billionaire boss gets to keep them both although being sanctioned

 
Ingenuity Mars Helicopter Faces New Challenges After Losing Contact With Perseverance
Ingenuity Mars Helicopter Faces New Challenges After Losing Contact With Perseverance

9 May 2022, 16:40 UTC / Last week, NASA's Ingenuity helicopter lost contact with Perseverance. The two have re-established communication, but Ingenuity is facing new challenges

 
James Webb Telescope Is Fully Aligned, Gears Up to Take Sharp Photos Of the Universe
James Webb Telescope Is Fully Aligned, Gears Up to Take Sharp Photos Of the Universe

29 Apr 2022, 15:33 UTC / NASA's powerful James Webb Space Telescope is now fully aligned, meaning that it is now capable of taking sharp images of stars from distant galaxies

 
Look Up! Full Pink Moon Will Dazzle the Night Sky This Weekend
Look Up! Full Pink Moon Will Dazzle the Night Sky This Weekend

15 Apr 2022, 20:20 UTC / April's full Moon, known as the Pink Moon, will shine bright for three days in a row, from Friday morning until Monday morning

 
Webb's MIRI Instrument Reaches Extremely Chill Temperatures
Webb's MIRI Instrument Reaches Extremely Chill Temperatures

13 Apr 2022, 19:36 UTC / NASA's James Webb Space Telescope is getting ready to begin science operations. But first, it needs its instrument to get really cold

 
NASA Spacecraft Completes Rigorous Testing in Preparation for Epic Space Journey
NASA Spacecraft Completes Rigorous Testing in Preparation for Epic Space Journey

5 Apr 2022, 01:35 UTC / In August, NASA's Psyche spacecraft will leave our skies and will head toward a metal-rich asteroid located somewhere between Mars and Jupiter

 
Spacecraft Spots NASA’s Tiny Ingenuity Mars Helicopter From Space
Spacecraft Spots NASA’s Tiny Ingenuity Mars Helicopter From Space

1 Apr 2022, 19:47 UTC / The small four-pound rotorcraft and its robotic partner Perseverance have been spotted by NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter

 
Hubble Snaps Record-Breaking Photo of the Farthest Star Ever Detected
Hubble Snaps Record-Breaking Photo of the Farthest Star Ever Detected

30 Mar 2022, 23:57 UTC / The Hubble space telescope has just spotted the most distant star ever seen. Called Earendel, this star's light took 12.9 billion years to reach us