We celebrate NASA’s first 60 years of achievement For six decades, NASA has led the peaceful exploration of space, making discoveries about our planet, our solar system, and our universe. At home, NASA research has made great advances in aviation, helped to develop a commercial space industry, enrich our economy, create jobs, and strengthen...
If you’ve been paying any attention to NASA lately, then you’ve undoubtedly heard a lot about the space agency’s InSight mission, which i | Space — Read on www.labroots.com/trending/space/13315/nasa-live-stream-martian-insight-landing-monday
Scientists using data from India’s first dedicated astronomy satellite, AstroSat, and NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory have found that a black hole in the binary star system 4U 1630-47 spins close to the maximum possible rate. Source: Indian Satellite Helps Find Black Hole That Spins Near Max Possible Rate
A NASA astronaut removed early this year from a mission to the ISS said Oct. 30 that she still doesn’t understand the reasons for her reassignment. Source: NASA astronaut still baffled by removal from ISS mission – SpaceNews.com
The famed orbital observatory has recovered from a glitch that suspended its operations earlier this month It looks like NASA’s famous Hubble Space Telescope has recovered from the glitch that knocked the observatory offline more than two weeks ago. On Oct. 5, Hubble went into a protective “safe mode” after one of its orientation-maintaining gyroscopes failed. Mission team...
Off-world Bose–Einstein condensates might measure spacetime ripples better than any ground-based technique Source: Exotic Matter Made in Space Could Boost the Hunt for Gravitational Waves
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To help humans really connect with one another, former astronaut Mae Jemison has a simple request — just look up. The campaign runs all day today (Oct. 18) and people can share their experiences through a free app. Source: Look Up! Former Astronaut Mae Jemison Co-Launches Campaign to Contemplate the Cosmos