1. Alan Bean, Apollo Moonwalker & Artist, Dies at 86

    Alan Bean , Apollo Moonwalker & Artist , Dies at 86 NASA remembers Apollo 12 astronaut Alan Bean , who walked on the Moon in 1969 , commanded the second Skylab crew in 1973 and went on in retirement to paint the remarkable worlds and sights he had seen like no other artist . Learn more about his life at: www . nasa . gov/feature/alan-bean NASA | May 26 , 2018: HOUSTON , Texas—Apollo and Skylab astronaut A . . .

  2. The Story of SpaceX #Nasa

    This is a corporate history of SpaceX , an American aerospace manufacturer and space transport services company founded by Elon Musk . In 2001 , Musk conceptualized " Mars Oasis " , a project to land a miniature experimental greenhouse containing seeds with dehydrated gel on Mars to grow plants on Martian soil , " so this would be the furthest that life's ever traveled " [1] in an attempt to regain public i . . .

  3. Multi-messenger Astrophysics Neutrino Breakthrough | NSF

    Multi-messenger Astrophysics Neutrino Breakthrough | NSF First source of high-energy neutrinos and cosmic rays identified On Sept . 22 , 2017 , the National Science Foundation's IceCube Neutrino Observatory alerted the international astronomy community that a high-energy neutrino had passed through the Earth . That notification set in motion follow-on observations from nearly two dozen observatories o . . .

  4. El asombroso ICEBERG "RECTANGULAR" descubierto por la NASA en la Antártida

    #ciencia #NASA #Antártida ExoPlanetas . com La imagen de este impresionante iceberg con forma rectangular se publicó en el twitter de @NASA_ICE el 17 de octubre , fue tomada en un vuelo realizado el día anterior sobre una región de la plataforma de hielo Larsen C . en la Antártida , este tipo de iceberg o hielo flotante plano se le denomina " iceberg tabular " . Según los expertos de la NASA: " Los . . .

  5. La NASA informa de un FALLO en el Telescopio Espacial HUBBLE

    #NASA #ciencia #astronomía ExoPlanetas . com El modo seguro pone el telescopio en una configuración estable hasta que el control de tierra puede corregir el problema y regresar la misión a la operación normal . La NASA está trabajando para reanudar las operaciones científicas del Hubble y se espera que el veterano telescopio , que fue puesto en órbita el 24 de abril de 1990 , siga dando observaci . . .

  6. Cygnus Cargo Supply Spacecraft Safely Reaches Space Station

    Cygnus Cargo Supply Spacecraft Safely Reaches Space Station March 26 , 2016: The Orbital ATK Cygnus cargo craft that launched from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida March 22 , 2016 arrived at the International Space Station March 26 carrying almost 7 , 500 pounds of food , supplies and science experiments for the six crew members aboard the orbital outpost . Credit: NASA/JSC Duration: 3 mi . . .

  7. Science•Technology•Futurism

    🔭 The appearance of a years-long supernova explosion challenges scientist's current understanding of star formation and death , and work is underway to explain the bizarre phenomenon . • Stars more than eight times the mass of the sun end their lives in fantastic explosions called supernovas . These are among the most energetic phenomena in the universe . The brightness of a single dying star can . . .

  8. ULA Delta IV Heavy Parker Solar Probe Launch Highlights

    ULA Delta IV Heavy Parker Solar Probe Launch Highlights Aug . 12 , 2018: A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV Heavy rocket carrying NASA’s Parker Solar Probe mission to the sun lifts off from Space Launch Complex-37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station , Florida , on Aug . 12 , 2018 . The mission is humanity’s first journey to the sun . Check out Dr . Eugene N . Parker watching the rocket set of on it . . .

  9. Soyuz Rocket Liftoff | ESA Horizons Mission

    Soyuz Rocket Liftoff | ESA Horizons Mission At 11:12 GMT (13:12 CEST) , June 6 , 2018 , ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst was launched into space alongside NASA astronaut Serena Auñón-Chancellor and Roscosmos commander Sergei Prokopyev in the Soyuz MS-09 spacecraft from Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan . Follow Alexander and the Horizons mission: bit . ly/AlexanderGerstESA and on bit . ly/HorizonsBlogESA . . . .