Space

Meet PUFFER : NASA’s Tiny Foldable Robot Created for Future Missions

Meet PUFFER : NASA’s Tiny Foldable Robot Created for Future Missions

Meet PUFFER, NASA’s adorable little robot. PUFFER was designed to explore parts of space like Mars and Europa. He is an origami-inspired robot which NASA...

NASA Asks for Help to Name 7 New Planets and the Internet Delivers

NASA Asks for Help to Name 7 New Planets and the Internet Delivers

New planets lead to fascinating new potentials for further discovery. They also lead to some of the best opportunities for fresh names. In the...

Where Will NASA Focus Its Energy in the Next Decade?

Where Will NASA Focus Its Energy in the Next Decade?

NASA may not be running frequent shuttle missions anymore, but they are nonetheless still at the cutting edge of space research. From plans to travel...

SpaceX Successfully Launches Rocket from NASA’s Historic Moon Pad

SpaceX Successfully Launches Rocket from NASA’s Historic Moon Pad

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket successfully lifted off on Sunday following an unsuccessful attempt on Saturday. This launch marks a historic note, sending supplies to the...

India Breaks Record After Launching 104 Satellites on One Rocket

India Breaks Record After Launching 104 Satellites on One Rocket

India recently launched a record-breaking rocket with a massive payload containing 104 satellites.  India’s space agency is lighting up the skies again with another record-breaking...

Could We Actually Create Artificial Gravity in Space?

Could We Actually Create Artificial Gravity in Space?

We’ve all seen artificial gravity in many sci-fi films or read and dreamed about it in novels. But is it actually possible? In space,...

NASA’s New Electronics Can Survive Long Venus Surface Missions

NASA’s New Electronics Can Survive Long Venus Surface Missions

Venus, the second planet from the sun and our closest planetary neighbor, has one of the harshest environments in our solar system. Its landscape is...

A Simplified Introduction to Einstein’s Theory of Relativity

A Simplified Introduction to Einstein’s Theory of Relativity

Don’t be scared, as complex as the Theory of Relativity seems to be; it’s surprisingly simple. In this short article, we will attempt to...

Moon Express Raises Enough Funds for Its Trip

Moon Express Raises Enough Funds for Its Trip

Moon Express has finally raised sufficient funds and will soon be embarking on its first mission to the Moon. It is the first private company...

SpaceX Successfully Launches Falcon 9 Rocket

SpaceX Successfully Launches Falcon 9 Rocket

On Saturday morning, 14 January 2017, SpaceX successfully launched the Falcon 9, a two-stage rocket, from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. ...