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Astrobiology

AbSciCon 2019 is the next in a series of conferences organized by the astrobiology community. AbSciCon will be held 24-28 June 2019 in Bellevue, Washington....

06/22/2019

NASA Breaking News

Media are invited to NASA’s Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans at 9:30 a.m. CDT Friday, June 28, to view progress on the rocket core stage for the Space Launch System’s Artemis 1 Moon mission.

06/21/2019

NASA Breaking News

Media are invited to a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. EDT Tuesday, July 2, celebrating the renaming of NASA’s Katherine Johnson Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) Facility in Fairmont, West Virginia, after the West Virginia native and storied NASA icon.

06/21/2019

Space.com

How Martian Microbes Could Survive in the Salty Puddles of the Red PlanetThe Red Planet may be more habitable than previously thought.

06/21/2019

Space.com

A Mysterious Glow Warms Rings of UranusSome sort of a heat wave has warmed the rings of Uranus, even though the planet orbits far away from the sun.

06/21/2019

Space.com

Sci-Fi Classic As part of a double anniversary celebration, the modern sci-fi classic "Moon" will be available for the first time on 4K Ultra-HD Blu-ray.

06/21/2019

Space.com

"Apollo 11" is launching onto the small screen, the giant screen and the only screen in outer space.

06/21/2019

Space.com

Bill Nye and Planetary Society Set to Ride a Sunbeam with LightSail 2 Solar SailThis Monday (June 24), the nonprofit organization The Planetary Society will launch LightSail 2, the first spacecraft propelled solely by sunlight.

06/21/2019

New Scientist - Space

Most people in the US don’t support going to the moon or Mars, according to a recent survey, but about half say they’d take a trip to orbit Earth if given the chance

06/21/2019

Breaking Science News | Sci-News.com

Gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) are the most energetic explosions in the Universe, beaming out mighty jets which travel through space at 0.99 times the speed of light, as a star much more massive than our Sun collapses at the end of its life to produce a black hole. Scientists have struggled to understand how these powerful [...]

06/21/2019