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NASA's Voyager 2 Probe Enters Interstellar Space

Voyager 1 reached interstellar space in 2012. Voyager 2 carries an instrument called the Plasma Science Experiment (PLS) that detects the properties of solar...


NASA shares first ever recording of Mars wind courtesy of InSight

It will detect the lander's movement through the Martian surface, said NASA . This is the only time when vibrations from the lander will be recorded by the ...


China’s mission to land spacecraft on moon’s unexplored dark side

Leonard David, a space industry expert wrote on Space .com that, "The spacecraft will also perform radio-astronomical studies that, because the far side alwa...


Premiers head to Montreal for tough meeting with Trudeau

They are from the left: Blaine Higgs, New Brunswick, Justin Trudeau, Canada, Francois Legault, Quebec and John Horgan, British Columbia. "I was encouraged by th...


Trump's EPA Plans To Ease Carbon Emissions Rule For New Coal Plants

A report by the U.S. Energy Information Administration projected Tuesday that 2018 would see the lowest U.S. coal consumption since 1979, as well as the secon...


SpaceX successfully launches its 20th mission of the year

The CRS-16 mission launched supplies to the ISS on Wednesday, but the booster headed for the landing pad missed and landed in the water instead, ending SpaceX'...


A Lander Is Headed to The Far Side of The Moon

The blast-off marked the start of a long journey to the far side of the moon for the Chang´e-4 mission, expected to land around the New Year to carry out experi...


New NASA lander captures 1st sounds of Martian wind

The craft will stay put until November 24, 2020, measuring quakes that happen anywhere on Mars . To get high-quality data from the incredibly sensitive seis...


Watch SpaceX blast off to the ISS live online HERE

Unfortunately the first-stage booster, that was scheduled to land back at the launch site in Cape Canaveral, Florida, failed the approach and made a water landi...


BC government unveils its long-term climate action plan

Horgan added: "With CleanBC , British Columbia is rising to the challenge of climate change ". "We want to make shifts: shifts in our homes, shifts in our v...


Hawaiian Monk Seal Gets Eel Stuck Up Its Nose

Do you mind? A juvenile Hawaiian Monk Seal with an eel up its nose. "If I had to guess, I would say that it's one of those strange oddities", Littnan said. Re...


Next US moon landing will be by private companies, not NASA

The announcement came just three days after NASA landed a spacecraft on Mars. Similarly, CLPS hopes to encourage smaller companies to develop of 1,100- to 2,2...


Greenland ice sheet melting ‘off the charts’ as climate warms

Trusel's team of global researchers analyzed ice cores extracted from Greenland, a massive island wedged between the Arctic and Atlantic Oceans. According to ...


Aliens May Have Been Here And We Missed It — NASA Scientist

Though he acknowledges that we don't now know how to efficiently cross distances, he says "we are able to fathom possibilities of achieving much greater underst...


New crew arrives at International Space Station

The existing ISS crew is supposed to get its ride back home in a Soyuz capsule that is docked to the station. Astronauts of the first manned space mission sin...


Largest ever black hole collision detected by scientists

The revelation of three other dark hole collision was reported in the meantime, bringing the aggregate number of watched mergers of these incredibly dense reg...


Rex Mission Arrives At Asteroid Bennu After 2 Years

The spacecraft, technically the Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security, Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) is orbiting the asteroid Be...


SpaceX rocket booster misses landing as supplies sent to space

The primary mission was an undeniable hit, but this time around, SpaceX's attempt to have the Falcon 9's first-stage booster touch down on a landing pad was...


After mice food delay, SpaceX set for space station resupply launch Wednesday

The private company expects to start launching station crews next year. The Falcon 9 will blast off from Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. SpaceX CE...


David Attenborough Warns Of 'Collapse Of Civilizations' At U.N. Climate Meeting

Attenborough told the delegates: "Right now, we are facing a man-made disaster of global scale". "If we don't take action, the collapse of our civilizations...