Monday, 17 December, 2018
Solar probe Parker flew closer to the Sun, all the other spacecraft

Solar probe Parker flew closer to the Sun, all the other spacecraft

PSP's mission is due to last seven years, with the probe set to fly up to 3.8 million miles (6.1 mil...

Big consumer brands pledge to eliminate plastic from operations

Commenting on signing this document, the Vice-chancellor, Professor John G Hughes said: "As the VC o...

Russian Federation blames rocket failure on mistake during assembly

The launch of the Russian rocket Soyuz with two astronauts on board failed this month because of a f...

Mars mission presented a new parachute

The space Agency claims that this is the most rapid opening of the parachute of this size in the w...

Based on the planets discovered by Kepler, researchers now think about 20 to 50 percent of stars in ...

EDT, Parker is expected to surpass the record for heliocentric speed, which is 153,454 miles per hou...

So far however - nothing. We have also been sending commands at least three times a week to Oppor...

The U.S. National Hurricane Center said Oscar was centred Monday morning about 620 miles (1,000 kilo...

Sub-Tropical Storm Oscar has maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour (85 km/h), with higher gus...

The exploration is the first fracking in the United Kingdom for seven years, after work by Cuadrilla...

The original photo of the geometric iceberg, which triggered a tremendous global response. "When s...

But the area that served as a home for these animals is almost gone, with only bits of sand still pr...

With more regions now suffering a "severe or severe-plus" air-quality, the top four most polluted re...

This particular moon is so called because it peaks in the Fall, at a time when the leaves are fall...

Saturday's high will be close to 60 degrees as temperatures remain below average. On Friday after...

According to the Director of the Institute of space research with the space telescope Kenneth Sembac...

NASA has released a jaw-dropping video of the moment its deluge system dumps thousands of gallons o...

The system uses 450,000 gallons of water and is created to reduce the heat and noise caused by a ...

Vice President Mike Pence delivered some key updates on the administration's plan to implement a...

The city of Chengdu in China's southwestern Sichuan province has a problem with the amount of electr...

The two agency jointly launched Ariane 5 rocket from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou on October 20, 2...

Used to reduce extreme heat and energy generated by a rocket launch, last week the Ignition Overpres...

Pallister changed course and cancelled the plan on October 3, citing Ottawa's refusal to consider ...

The result is a gamma ray burst the most powerful explosion in space. "One way or another, all of th...

Only five copies of the Ph.D. thesis exist - although a digital copy was made available online for f...

This iceberg captured by NASA - akin to the Wilkins icebergs - was also pretty new and fresh, which ...

MAZATLAN, Mexico Hurricane Willa roared over an offshore penal colony and closed in on Mexico's Pa...

NASA's department of Cryospheric Sciences, known as NASA ICE, discovered the tabular iceberg durin...

One of the mission's greatest challenges will be the sun's enormous gravity, which makes it hard to...

Binoculars and telescopes won't improve the view, because they are created to see more stationary ob...

Earlier this year the system was criticised by the National Audit Office for its lack of checks or v...

Unfortunately, once again the US, which reportedly is the largest polluter, played a negative role t...

The artificial moon will be brighter than the one we're used to, according to Wu Chunfeng, head ...

The BepiColombo space mission will take off from a spaceport in French Guiana, on the northeast c...

We may have a new way of monitoring the movement of Antarctic ice from afar, just by listening to it...

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That's 30 times the moon's distance from us. It sounds far away, but in celestial terms, this is a c...

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Roscosmos Chief Dmitry Rogozin told TASS on Wednesday that the container with the samples and a part...