Can Europa ‘Ocean Discovery’ Give Way To Alien Life?

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Europa’s fabled ocean has influenced science fiction movies and actual space missions equally — and till date  we aren’t even sure if it exists. NASA’s curiosity is touching cloud nine now, it lately greenlit a mission to Europa which will optimistically resolve the matter for good. According to sources the space agency has recently produced a tremendous video explicating why we should worry about it. […]

“Super computer”: Obama Commands World’s Fastest Computer

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Obama wants to beat the world in the computer race. On Wednesday the president signed an executive order to announce the National Strategic Computing Initiative (NSCI), which will be responsible for building the world’s fastest supercomputer. China’s Tianhe-2 became the fastest supercomputer in the world in 2013, after beating the American Titan. Now Barack Obama […]

NASA: Pluto’s moons are going to get ‘geeky’ sci-fi names!

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While people get excited as new updates on Pluto emerge, astronomers are busy thinking up names for it’s moon. And yes, those names are going to be geeky! NASA has kept the naming process public. Predictably, the result was a dream for sci-fi fans everywhere. According to the International Astronomical Union – the official governing […]

Mission Saturn: NASA’s Cassini to Capture Images of 2 Icy Moons

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NASA’s Saturn-orbiting Cassini spacecraft will get its final look at two icy moons of Saturn— one famous and one shrouded in mystery. It will fly by the erupting moon Enceladus three times, checking out its plumes in the best detail to date. And it will take one last look at the moon Dione. While Pluto […]

NASA: Dawn Mission Unveils Colored Maps of Dwarf Ceres

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NASA’s Dawn Mission has been exploring the largest rock in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter since March 6, 2015 when a historic landing was made on the dwarf planet. Now, the probe has released new colorful maps of the dwarf planet. The maps beautifully show the height differences between crater bottoms and mountain […]

Spacesuit restored for display: Apollo 11, do you copy?

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Neil Armstrong, the first man to take step on the moon back on July 20th 1969 from the Apollo 11 mission, would have never known that almost half a century later, his spacesuit will be creating top news all over again. A campaign to raise almost $500,000 was started by the National Air and Space […]

NASA makes top news yet again, this time it’s a ‘wind-bot’

Engineers at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, are taking a shot at a probability in which they can make a wind-bot; an automated test, which can stay above water in a planet’s environment for quite a while. The wind-bot will demonstrate greatly gainful for gas titans like Jupiter and Saturn. NASA has been […]

Proof of Alien existence at last? Mysterious ‘Haze’ Seen Above Ceres’ Bright Spots

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We’ve been so focused on Pluto we’ve completely ignored another dwarf planet closer to the sun, tucked deep inside the asteroid belt between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter: Ceres. NASA’s Dawn spacecraft just spotted something spectacular about the planet! Mysterious bright spots were seen sparkling on the planet as the Dawn mission approached the […]

Back with a bang, Pluto leaves a mark!

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NASA’s planetary scientists boost claims of supporters of Pluto’s readmission as a full-blown planet in our solar system. Data revealed Pluto to be geologically active, creating new features on the surface by glacier plains of nitrogen ice. “With flowing ices, exotic surface chemistry, mountain ranges, and vast haze, Pluto is showing a diversity of planetary […]

NASA: Earth’s Twin is Mission Impossible!

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Our home away from home is too far away it seems. A return journey might not be a possibility. However, could it be worth a risk to venture out that far into the universe? While NASA scientists continue to fascinate us with exciting, awe-inspiring revelations – claiming there are, roughly, a billion Earths in the […]