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ULA Atlas V SBIRS GEO Flight 3 Set for Jan. 20

2017-01-20 04:01:01
ULA Atlas V SBIRS GEO Flight 3 Set for Jan. 20

SBIRS GEO Flight 3 Launch Delayed

2017-01-20 01:36:40
SBIRS GEO Flight 3 Launch Delayed

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecast 19 January 2017

2017-01-19 23:10:29
Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecast 19 January 2017

NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 56: Revision to D.8 SAT

2017-01-19 20:46:47
NASA ROSES-16 Amendment 56: Revision to D.8 SAT

24 Teams to Compete at JPL Regional Science Bowl Competition

2017-01-19 20:45:46
24 Teams to Compete at JPL Regional Science Bowl Competition

NASA Education Express Message -- Jan. 19, 2017

2017-01-19 20:44:46
NASA Education Express Message -- Jan. 19, 2017

NASA Opens Media Accreditation for Next SpaceX Space Station Cargo Launch

2017-01-19 20:41:45
NASA Opens Media Accreditation for Next SpaceX Space Station Cargo Launch

MX1 Guarantees the Continuity of Sky?s Broadcasting Operations

2017-01-19 17:18:23
SES S.A. announced today that Sky Deutschland has signed a multi-year contract extension for back-up services with MX1, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES.

Work Begins in Palo Alto on NASA's Dark Energy Hunter

2017-01-19 17:07:26
Work Begins in Palo Alto on NASA's Dark Energy Hunter

What is the Alcubierre ?Warp? Drive?

2017-01-19 16:38:20

In 1994, Mexican physicist Miguel Alcubierre proposed a way to travel faster than light without violating the laws of relativity, and attempts to make it work are ongoing.

The post What is the Alcubierre “Warp” Drive? appeared first on Universe Today.

exactEarth Reports Fiscal 2016 Financial Results

2017-01-19 13:38:57
exactEarth Ltd., a leading provider of Satellite AIS data services, announces its financial results for the three- and twelve-month periods ended October 31, 2016. All financial figures are in Canadian dollars unless otherwise stated.

Bullseye: Amazing SpaceX Images Highlight Perfect Falcon 9 Landing

2017-01-19 13:00:43

SpaceX was able to celebrate a successful return to flight this week with a picture-perfect launch of the Falcon 9 rocket on January 14, 2017 that successfully delivered a fleet of ten advanced Iridium NEXT mobile voice and data relay satellites to orbit. But the icing on the cake was the dead-center landing and recovery […]

The post Bullseye: Amazing SpaceX Images Highlight Perfect Falcon 9 Landing appeared first on Universe Today.

NASA: 2016 Was the Warmest Year on Record? Again!

2017-01-19 12:37:21

The reality of Climate Change has become painfully apparent in recent years, thanks to extended droughts in places like California, diminishing water tables around the world, rising tides, and coastal storms of increasing intensity and frequency. But perhaps the most measurable trend is the way that average global temperatures have kept rising year after year. […]

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Adventures With ?Copyscope?

2017-01-19 11:52:23

Every telescope has a story to tell. We returned back to the U S of A recently, and one of our first tasks upon re-establishing our lives back in Florida was to dig through the archaeological strata that is our storage unit. Headlamp on and Leatherman in hand, we worked our way through layers put in place over years of storage unit drop-off runs.

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'Mission Mars' Exhibit Brings Red Planet Exploration to Space Center Houston

2017-01-19 10:48:00
NASA's ambition to send astronauts to Mars comes alive in an interactive exhibit opening at Space Center Houston. The new "Mission Mars" exhibit invites guests to step onto Mars at the official visitor center for the Johnson Space Center in Texas.

These SpaceX Rocket Landing Photos Are Simply Jaw-Dropping

2017-01-19 10:18:00
If you needed any more proof that SpaceX is back after last weekend's successful rocket launch, look no more.

'The Space Between Us' Is Mars-Earth Love Story | Featurette Video

2017-01-19 09:28:00
An online relationship between 16-year-old Gardner (Asa Butterfield) and Tulsa (Britt Robertson) buds into a romance across two worlds. Take a behind-the-scenes look at the film. It premieres on February 3, 2017.

Pluto 'Landing' In Color Created From New Horizons' Imagery | Video

2017-01-19 08:16:00
Over 100 images from NASA New Horizons mission, which flew within 7,800 miles (12,500 km) of the icy dwarf, were used to simulate the descent seen here.

Cosmic Whodunit: Gas Stripping May Be Killing Galaxies

2017-01-19 07:37:00
What's causing so many galaxies in the universe to die before their time? A new study suggests star-forming gas is stripped out of even more galaxies than previously thought.

Air Force to Launch Missile-Warning Satellite Tonight: Watch It Live

2017-01-19 07:34:00
A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket will launch the SBIRS Geo-3 missile-detection satellite for the U.S. military Thursday (Jan. 19) at 7:46 p.m. EST (0046 GMT on Jan. 20). Here's how to watch it live.

ICYMI: 'The Bachelor' Went Zero G This Week

2017-01-19 07:27:00
It's always exciting to see space and pop culture collide, and that's just what happened Monday night (Jan. 16) when "The Bachelor" took a couple on a weightless date.

NASA to Talk Pluto & Beyond on Facebook Today: Watch Live

2017-01-19 07:00:00
NASA's New Horizons team is hosting a live webcast today at 4 p.m. EST (2100 GMT) to discuss the historic Pluto flyby and tantalizing adventures that lie ahead.

2016 Was Earth's Hottest Year on Record, and Humans Are to Blame

2017-01-19 06:07:00
The globally averaged temperature over land and ocean surfaces for 2016 was the highest among all years since record keeping began in 1880.

Launch Photos: SBIRS Geo-3 Missile-Warning Satellite Lifts Off

2017-01-19 06:00:00
The U.S. Air Force's SBIRS Geo-3 missile-detection satellite is scheduled to launch atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket on Jan. 19, 2017. See photos of the satellite and its liftoff here.

Forecasting the Future is Becoming Big Business for Sci-Fi

2017-01-19 03:50:00
More policy experts are using science fiction to spice up doom-and-gloom reports of the world's future.

Extreme Astronomy Unlocks Cosmic Secrets From the South Pole

2017-01-19 03:32:00
The South Pole Telescope is perfectly located to gaze deep into the universe, but it takes a hardy group of astronomers to live there over the winter.

L-1 Update: ULA Atlas V SBIRS GEO Flight 3 Set for Jan. 19

2017-01-19 03:28:58
L-1 Media Update: ULA Atlas V SBIRS GEO Flight 3 Set for Jan. 19

Solar Storm Blackout Could Cost the US $42 Billion Per Day

2017-01-19 03:19:00
And the highest economic fallout would impact regions outside the blackout zone.

Microbes Could Survive Thin Air of Mars

2017-01-19 03:00:00
Microbes that rank among the simplest and most ancient organisms on Earth could survive the extremely thin air of Mars, a new study finds.

Many Questions, Few Answers When it Comes to Space Traffic Management, Experts Say

2017-01-19 03:00:00
With an ever growing number of countries and corporations launching satellites into orbit, there's never been a greater need for thorough tracking of objects in space, but many questions need to be answered first, according to a panel of experts.

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NASA to explore valuable, metal space rock worth $10000 quadrillion - Austin American-Statesman

2017-01-19 19:24:36

NASA to explore valuable, metal space rock worth $10000 quadrillion - Austin American-Statesman

2017-01-19 19:24:36

NASA to explore valuable, metal space rock worth $10000 quadrillion - Austin American-Statesman

2017-01-19 19:24:36

NASA to explore valuable, metal space rock worth $10000 quadrillion - Austin American-Statesman

2017-01-19 19:24:36

NASA to explore valuable, metal space rock worth $10000 quadrillion - Austin American-Statesman

2017-01-19 19:24:36

Lockheed Martin Develops 'Dark Energy' Detector for NASA Space Telescope - Sputnik International

2017-01-19 18:55:57

Lockheed Martin Develops 'Dark Energy' Detector for NASA Space Telescope - Sputnik International

2017-01-19 18:55:57

Lockheed Martin Develops 'Dark Energy' Detector for NASA Space Telescope - Sputnik International

2017-01-19 18:55:57

Lockheed Martin Develops 'Dark Energy' Detector for NASA Space Telescope - Sputnik International

2017-01-19 18:55:57

Lockheed Martin Develops 'Dark Energy' Detector for NASA Space Telescope - Sputnik International

2017-01-19 18:55:57

Scientists Will Live in a Dome for 8 Months to Simulate Mars - ABC News

2017-01-19 15:23:08

Scientists Will Live in a Dome for 8 Months to Simulate Mars - ABC News

2017-01-19 15:23:08

Scientists Will Live in a Dome for 8 Months to Simulate Mars - ABC News

2017-01-19 15:19:00

NASA images show Saturn's bizarre 'wavemaker' moon Daphnis - Daily Mail

2017-01-19 15:02:04

NASA images show Saturn's bizarre 'wavemaker' moon Daphnis - Daily Mail

2017-01-19 15:02:04

NASA images show Saturn's bizarre 'wavemaker' moon Daphnis - Daily Mail

2017-01-19 15:02:04

NASA images show Saturn's bizarre 'wavemaker' moon Daphnis - Daily Mail

2017-01-19 15:02:04

NASA images show Saturn's bizarre 'wavemaker' moon Daphnis - Daily Mail

2017-01-19 15:02:04

Obama's NASA made strides on commercial space, but stumbled on exploration - The Verge

2017-01-19 14:45:49

Obama's NASA made strides on commercial space, but stumbled on exploration - The Verge

2017-01-19 14:45:49

Obama's NASA made strides on commercial space, but stumbled on exploration - The Verge

2017-01-19 14:45:49

Obama's NASA made strides on commercial space, but stumbled on exploration - The Verge

2017-01-19 14:45:49

Obama's NASA made strides on commercial space, but stumbled on exploration - The Verge

2017-01-19 14:45:49

Obama's NASA made strides on commercial space, but stumbled on exploration - The Verge

2017-01-19 14:45:49

Obama's NASA made strides on commercial space, but stumbled on exploration - The Verge

2017-01-19 14:45:49

Obama's NASA made strides on commercial space, but stumbled on exploration - The Verge

2017-01-19 14:45:49

Obama's NASA made strides on commercial space, but stumbled on exploration - The Verge

2017-01-19 14:45:49

NASA to Talk Pluto & Beyond on Facebook Today: Watch Live - Space.com

2017-01-19 07:33:34

NASA to Talk Pluto & Beyond on Facebook Today: Watch Live - Space.com

2017-01-19 07:33:34

NASA to Talk Pluto & Beyond on Facebook Today: Watch Live - Space.com

2017-01-19 07:33:34