Slashdot Items Tagged "space"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @09:27AM Flat Earther Plans To Launch Homemade Manned Rocket
Monday November 20, 2017 @05:24PM Study of Recent Interstellar Asteroid Reveals Bizarre Shape
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @08:29PM Astronomers Find An Earth-Size World Just 11 Light Years Away
Monday November 13, 2017 @07:07PM Study Finds SpaceX Investment Saved NASA Hundreds of Millions
Sunday November 12, 2017 @10:46PM Asgardia Becomes the First Nation Deployed in Space
Sunday November 12, 2017 @02:17PM NASA Funds Designs for a Nuclear Thermal Propulsion Rocket
Friday November 10, 2017 @09:42PM Is Physical Law an Alien Intelligence?
Friday November 10, 2017 @01:52PM Exit Interview: Scott Kelly
Thursday November 09, 2017 @09:50AM NASA: We're Not Building Flying Taxi Software For Uber
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @03:15PM SpaceX Rocket Engine Explodes During Test
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @01:29AM NASA Astronaut Dick Gordon, Pilot of Gemini and Apollo 12, Dies At 88
Sunday November 05, 2017 @06:34PM China Plans to Also Launch Reusable Spaceplanes by 2020
Saturday November 04, 2017 @06:48PM Jeff Bezos Just Sold $1.1 Billion in Amazon Stock
Friday November 03, 2017 @05:43PM Laika, the Pioneering Space Dog, Was Launched 60 Years Ago Today
Thursday November 02, 2017 @05:10PM Five New Asteroids Surprise Astronomers In Hubble Images
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @06:06PM The Asteroid That Wiped Out Dinosaurs Plunged Earth Into Catastrophic Winter
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @03:31PM NASA Wants Private Company To Take Over Spitzer Space Telescope
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @06:03PM Entrepreneurial Space Age Began In 2009, Says Report
Monday October 30, 2017 @03:46PM SpaceX Lands the 13th Falcon 9 Rocket of the Year In Flames
Saturday October 28, 2017 @12:42PM India, China, and Japan Are All Planning Moon Missions
Friday October 27, 2017 @07:17PM SpaceX Eyes 19 Launches In 2017
Thursday October 26, 2017 @07:16PM First Extrasolar Object Observed Racing Through Our Solar System
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @04:18PM Astronaut Paul Weitz Dies At 85; Veteran of Skylab and Shuttle Missions
Sunday October 22, 2017 @06:54PM The Oceanic Pole of Inaccessibility: Where Spacecraft Go To Die
Saturday October 21, 2017 @04:13PM The Oceanic Pole Of Inaccessibility - The Place Spacecraft Go To Die
Thursday October 19, 2017 @06:19PM Blue Origin Successfully Test Fires Game-Changing BE-4 Rocket Engine
Monday October 16, 2017 @08:22PM Google Maps Now Lets You Explore Your Local Planets and Moons
Monday October 16, 2017 @08:13PM Essential Is Getting Sued For Allegedly Stealing Wireless Connector Technology
Sunday October 15, 2017 @10:08AM Elon Musk Teases Reddit With Bad Answers About BFR Rocket
Saturday October 14, 2017 @04:03PM 8.5-Ton Chinese Space Station Will Crash To Earth In a Few Months
Saturday October 14, 2017 @02:38PM 8.5 Ton Chinese Space Station 'Tiangong 1' Is Going To Crash To Earth
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @07:29PM SpaceX Successfully Landed the 12th Falcon 9 Rocket of 2017
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:42PM Scientists Discover Ring Around Dwarf Planet Haumea Beyond Neptune
Sunday October 08, 2017 @03:48PM Astronaut Scott Kelly Describes One Year In Space -- And Its After Effects
Friday October 06, 2017 @02:39PM The World's Oldest Scientific Satellite is Still in Orbit
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @05:01PM Nobel Prize In Physics Awarded For Discovery of Gravitational Waves
Friday September 29, 2017 @05:17PM Hawaii Approves Telescope On Volcano Sacred To Indigenous People
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @09:33PM A Fourth Gravitational Wave Has Been Detected
Monday September 25, 2017 @11:35AM Australia Finally Creates Its Own National Space Agency
Thursday September 21, 2017 @03:55PM Most Powerful Cosmic Rays Come From Galaxies Far, Far Away
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @03:37PM NASA's Hubble Captures Blistering Pitch-Black Planet
Sunday September 17, 2017 @02:25PM Idaho Wants To Establish America's First 'Dark Sky Preserve'
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:48PM Elon Musk Releases Supercut of SpaceX Rocket Explosions
Friday September 15, 2017 @09:40AM Cassini's Saturn Mission Goes Out In A Blaze Of Glory
Thursday September 14, 2017 @11:27AM Cassini's Best Discoveries of Saturn and Its Moons
Friday September 08, 2017 @01:39PM Are We Being Watched? Tens of Other Worlds Could Spot the Earth
Thursday September 07, 2017 @08:59PM SpaceX Rocket Launches X-37B Space Plane On Secret Mission, Aces Landing
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @05:14PM A Powerful Solar Storm Is Bringing Hazards and Rare Auroras Our Way
Sunday September 03, 2017 @11:48AM Near Earth Asteroid 'Florence' Makes a Close Pass
Sunday September 03, 2017 @12:07AM The Solar Eclipse of 2017 Destroyed Lots of Rental Camera Gear
Friday September 01, 2017 @05:47PM Astronomers Detect 15 Atypical Signals From Distant Galaxy
Thursday August 31, 2017 @05:34PM India's Workhorse Rocket Fails For the First Time In Decades
Sunday August 27, 2017 @06:48PM Converted Missile Launches Military Satellite to Track Spacecraft
Saturday August 26, 2017 @10:32PM SLAC Experiment Proves It Rains Diamonds On Uranus and Neptune
Saturday August 26, 2017 @09:23PM Ask Slashdot: How Did You Experience The Solar Eclipse?
Saturday August 26, 2017 @03:52PM New Kind of Gravitational Wave Source Detected?
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:29PM Elon Musk Posts First Photo of SpaceX's New Spacesuit
Monday August 21, 2017 @09:29AM How the Voyager Golden Record Was Made
Friday August 18, 2017 @10:57PM NASA's Cassini Probe Begins Its 'Grand Finale' Through Saturn's Atmosphere
Friday August 18, 2017 @05:41PM Atlas 5 Rocket Launches $400 Million NASA Satellite Into Space
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @04:52PM Google Lunar X-Prize Extends Deadline Through March 2018
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @12:06PM NASA is Sending Bacteria Into the Sky on Balloons During the Eclipse
Monday August 14, 2017 @03:48PM SpaceX Successfully Launches, Recovers Falcon 9 For CRS-12
Monday August 14, 2017 @11:40AM SpaceX Will Deliver The First Supercomputer To The ISS
Sunday August 13, 2017 @05:39PM Some Retailers Criticize Amazon's Recall of Eclipse Glasses
Sunday August 13, 2017 @04:30PM Astrophysicist Believes Technologically-Advanced Species Extinguish Themselves
Friday August 11, 2017 @04:39PM NASA Looks At Reviving Atomic Rocket Program
Friday August 11, 2017 @01:00PM Startup To Put Cellphone Tower on the Moon
Thursday August 10, 2017 @05:25PM Astronomers Detect Four Earth-Sized Planets Orbiting The Nearest Sun-Like Star
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @05:27PM Moon Had Magnetic Field At Least a Billion Years Longer Than Thought, Says Study
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @03:26AM Can Primordial Black Holes Alone Account For Dark Matter?
Sunday August 06, 2017 @09:01PM SpaceX Releases Animation of Planned Falcon Heavy Launch
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @03:14PM Hyperloop One's Full-Scale Pod Reaches 192 MPH In New Nevada Track Test
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @03:13PM National Solar Observatory Predicts Shape of Solar Corona For August Eclipse
Sunday July 30, 2017 @11:20PM Luxembourg Just Passed A New Asteroid Mining Law
Thursday July 27, 2017 @06:57PM SpaceX Is Now One of the World's Most Valuable Privately Held Companies
Thursday July 27, 2017 @04:45PM Solar-Eclipse Glasses On Amazon May Not Meet NASA's Safety Requirements
Monday July 24, 2017 @04:47PM A New Study Shows the Moon's Interior Could Contain Water
Sunday July 23, 2017 @04:42PM How NASA Glimpsed The Mysterious Object 'New Horizons' Will Reach In 2019
Friday July 21, 2017 @04:10PM Kickstarter to save NASA Mission Control
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @03:35PM SpaceX Pulls the Plug On Its Red Dragon Plans
Thursday July 13, 2017 @03:31PM Former Astronaut Julie Payette To Be Canada's Next Governor General
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @05:55PM NASA Releases Juno's First Stunning Close-Ups of Jupiter's Giant Storm
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @04:11PM Private Company Plans To Bring Moon Rocks Back To Earth In Three Years
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @03:49PM NASA Is Studying the Fungus Among Us Before Humans Take It To a New Planet
Sunday July 09, 2017 @03:18PM Congressmen Propose a New Military Branch: The 'US Space Corps'
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @06:33PM NASA Seeks Nuclear Power For Mars
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @12:59PM NASA Is Going To Crash a Satellite Into an Asteroid
Sunday July 02, 2017 @02:13PM China's Rocket Fails After Liftoff
Saturday July 01, 2017 @04:22PM Rocket Lab Inaugurates The Era Of Even Cheaper Rocket Launches
Friday June 30, 2017 @07:02PM Something Big Is Warping Our Outer Solar System
Friday June 30, 2017 @01:28PM Japan Wants To Put a Man On the Moon, Accelerating Asian Space Race
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:59PM Blue Origin To Build Its BE-4 Rocket Engine In Alabama, Creating Hundreds of Jobs
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @03:02PM August Solar Eclipse Could Disrupt Roads and Cellular Networks
Monday June 26, 2017 @02:38PM Sorry, But Anonymous Has No Evidence That NASA Has Found Alien Life
Sunday June 25, 2017 @01:36PM SpaceX Livestreams Sunday's Rocket Launch
Friday June 23, 2017 @06:32PM FCC Grants OneWeb Approval To Launch Over 700 Satellites For 'Space Internet'
Friday June 23, 2017 @03:08PM SpaceX Successfully Launches and Lands a Used Rocket For the Second Time
Thursday June 22, 2017 @07:35PM ESA Approves Gravitational-Wave Hunting Spacecraft For 2034
Thursday June 22, 2017 @12:19PM Stephen Hawking Says He Is Convinced That Humans Need To Leave Earth
Thursday June 22, 2017 @06:28AM Stephen Hawking: "I Am Convinced That Humans Need to Leave Earth"
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @05:07PM Curiosity Rover Decides, By Itself, What To Investigate On Mars
Monday June 19, 2017 @03:09PM Equipment Already In Space Can Be Adapted For Extremely Secure Data Encryption
Monday June 19, 2017 @02:28PM NASA Finds Evidence Of 10 New Earth-sized Planets
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:07PM Air Force Budget Reveals How Much SpaceX Undercuts Launch Prices
Friday June 16, 2017 @01:47PM Life On Mars: Elon Musk Reveals Details of His Colonisation Vision
Thursday June 15, 2017 @05:23PM New Evidence That All Stars Are Born In Pairs
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @10:54PM US Spy Satellite Buzzes ISS
Sunday June 11, 2017 @01:23PM SpaceX Releases Ultra-HD 4K Footage Of Falcon 9 Landing
Saturday June 10, 2017 @01:14PM Has the 40-year Old Mystery of the 'Wow!' Signal Been Solved?
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @06:57PM SpaceX Will Launch Secretive X-37B Spaceplane's Next Mission
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @06:49PM Astronomers Prove To Einstein That Stars Can Warp Light
Monday June 05, 2017 @04:13PM Astronomers Discover Alien World Hotter Than Most Stars
Sunday June 04, 2017 @01:32PM A Lake On Mars May Once Have Teemed With Life
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:44PM Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Unveils World's Biggest Plane
Thursday June 01, 2017 @06:02PM Take-Two Acquires Kerbal Space Program
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:37PM Third Gravitational Wave Detected From Black-Hole Merger 3 Billion Light Years Away
Thursday June 01, 2017 @02:32AM SpaceX To Refly a Dragon Cargo Spacecraft
Friday May 26, 2017 @08:36PM New Zealand Joins Space Race With Successful Launch Of Lightweight 'Electron' Rocket
Thursday May 25, 2017 @08:34PM Juno Spacecraft Reveals Spectacular Cyclones At Jupiter's Poles
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @07:04PM Boeing Will Make the Military's New Hypersonic Spaceplane
Monday May 22, 2017 @08:01PM Could Giant Alien Structures Be Dimming a Far Away Star?
Monday May 22, 2017 @05:24PM Sperm Stored In Space Produces Healthy Baby Mice On Earth
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:33PM Scientists Claim 'Cold Spot' In Space Could Offer Evidence of a Parallel Universe
Thursday May 18, 2017 @09:53AM Humans Accidentally Made a Space Cocoon For Ourselves Out of Radio Waves
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @05:54PM Star Trek Discovery's First Trailer Brings a New Ship, New Characters, and Old Conflicts
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @03:21AM SpaceX Launches Super-Heavy Satellite Atop Falcon 9 Rocket
Friday May 12, 2017 @09:21PM NASA Won't Fly Astronauts On First Orion-SLS Test Flight Around the Moon
Wednesday May 10, 2017 @07:10PM Buzz Aldrin To NASA: Retire the International Space Station ASAP To Reach Mars
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @02:59PM The Vatican Invites World's Leading Scientists To Discuss Cosmology
Sunday May 07, 2017 @04:36PM After Almost Two Years, The Air Force's Mysterious X-37B Space Plane Lands
Sunday May 07, 2017 @12:07PM What NASA Found Beyond The Rings Of Saturn
Thursday May 04, 2017 @04:39PM California Seeks To Tax Rocket Launches, Which Are Already Taxed
Thursday May 04, 2017 @01:44PM SpaceX Plans To Send the First of Its 4,425 Super-Fast Internet Satellites Into Space in 2019
Friday April 28, 2017 @07:35PM NASA Launches Super Balloon To Detect Cosmic Particles From Near Space
Thursday April 27, 2017 @09:50PM NASA Delays First Flight of New SLS Rocket Until 2019
Thursday April 27, 2017 @07:59AM US Space Firms Tell Washington: China Will Take Over the Moon if You're Not Careful
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @10:32PM NASA Inspector Says Agency Wasted $80 Million On An Inferior Spacesuit
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @06:12PM Chinese, European Space Agencies In Talks To Build a Moon Base
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @07:29PM Sergey Brin Is Reportedly Building 'Massive Airship' In NASA Research Center
Friday April 21, 2017 @04:16PM Light Sail Propulsion Could Reach Sirius Sooner Than Alpha Centauri
Friday April 21, 2017 @03:59PM Apple Hires Top Google Satellite Executives For New Hardware Team
Thursday April 20, 2017 @09:52AM China's First Cargo Spacecraft Launch a 'Crucial Step' To Space Station
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @09:05PM Broadband Expansion Could Trigger Dangerous Surge In Space Junk
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @03:42PM Malaysia Air Is First Airline To Track Fleet With Satellites
Sunday April 16, 2017 @09:47PM Russia Wants To Send A Gun-Shooting Robot To The ISS
Sunday April 16, 2017 @02:04PM Steve Wozniak Predicts The Future
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @07:30PM Scientists Capture First Image of Dark Matter Web
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @09:53AM The First Manned Space Flight Was the Rocket Designer's Victory as Much as Yuri Gagarin's
Monday April 10, 2017 @03:42PM Large Near-Earth Astroid Will Fly Past Earth On April 19
Monday April 10, 2017 @03:09PM NASA Puts the Earth Up For Adoption
Friday April 07, 2017 @07:39PM ARCA Plans 2018 Launch For Revolutionary Single-Stage Rocket
Friday April 07, 2017 @07:11PM There's an Earth-like Planet With an Atmosphere Just 39 Light-years Away
Friday April 07, 2017 @06:40AM Earth-Sized Telescope Set To Snap First Picture of a Black Hole
Thursday April 06, 2017 @09:22PM Public Crowd-sourcing Finds New Exoplanets
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @06:59PM NASA's Cassini Spacecraft Begins Its Final Mission Before Plunging Into Saturn
Saturday April 01, 2017 @08:32PM Researchers Detect A Mysterious Flash Of X-Rays From A Faraway Galaxy
Friday March 31, 2017 @10:07PM Simulation Suggests 68 Percent of the Universe May Not Actually Exist
Thursday March 30, 2017 @06:44PM SpaceX Makes Aerospace History With Successful Launch, Landing of a Used Rocket
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @06:19PM The Guardian Interviews Valentina Tereshkova, the First Woman In Space
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @07:02PM NASA Launches Massive Digital Library For Space Video, Photos and Audio
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:08PM NASA Launches Massive Digital Library for Space Video, Photos & Audio
Monday March 27, 2017 @07:41PM NASA Spends 72 Cents of Every SLS Dollar On Overhead Costs, Says Report
Monday March 27, 2017 @02:20PM No One Knows What To Do With the International Space Station
Friday March 24, 2017 @06:12PM Supermassive Black Hole Rocketing Out of Distant Galaxy At 5 Million MPH
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @11:52PM Mars Rover Spots Clouds Shaped By Gravity Waves
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @06:27PM SpaceX Disappointed In Lack of NASA Mars Funding; Starts Looking For Landing Sites For Its Own Mars Missions
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @03:53PM A New Definition Would Add 102 Planets To Our Solar System -- Including Pluto
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @03:17PM Trump Adds To NASA Budget, Approves Crewed Mission To Mars
Monday March 20, 2017 @03:31PM Stephen Hawking Will Travel To Space
Friday March 17, 2017 @05:34PM Scientists Sent a Rocket To Mars For Less Than It Cost To Make 'The Martian'
Friday March 17, 2017 @11:38AM Miniature Lab Begins Science Experiments in Outer Space
Thursday March 16, 2017 @04:17PM Math Teacher Solves Adobe Semaphore Puzzle
Thursday March 16, 2017 @03:56PM Astronomers Find Star Orbiting a Black Hole At 1 Percent the Speed of Light
Monday March 13, 2017 @02:18PM It's About Time Astronauts Got Healthcare For Life
Saturday March 11, 2017 @12:05AM Jeff Bezos' Spaceflight Company Blue Origin Gets Its First Paying Customer
Thursday March 09, 2017 @10:11PM Stunning Close-up of Saturn's Moon, Pan, Reveals a Space Empanada
Thursday March 09, 2017 @12:02PM China Developing Manned Space Mission To the Moon
Saturday March 04, 2017 @09:07PM Jeff Bezos and Blue Origin To Offer 'Amazon-Like' Moon Delivery By 2020
Thursday March 02, 2017 @06:44PM NASA Releases 2017-2018 Catalog of Software For Free
Thursday March 02, 2017 @02:44PM NASA's Scott Kelly Shares What He Discovered After a Year In Space
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @03:13PM How To Get Back To the Moon In 4 Years -- This Time To Stay
Monday February 27, 2017 @04:42PM SpaceX Plans To Send Two People Around the Moon In 2018
Saturday February 25, 2017 @01:24PM Slooh Observatory Is Webcasting Today's Rare 'Ring of Fire' Eclipse
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @03:49PM NASA Scientists Propose New Definition of Planets, and Pluto Could Soon Be Back
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @01:21PM Thrilling Discovery of Seven Earth-Sized Planets Orbiting Nearby Star
Monday February 20, 2017 @08:50PM Why Astronauts Are Banned From Getting Drunk in Space
Monday February 20, 2017 @08:52AM NASA Is Studying A Manned Trip Around The Moon On A $23 Billion Rocket
Monday February 20, 2017 @01:21AM NASA Scientist Revive 10,000-Year-Old Microorganisms
Sunday February 19, 2017 @06:30PM Serious Computer Glitches Can Be Caused By Cosmic Rays
Saturday February 18, 2017 @12:00AM SpaceX's Next Launch Carries Colonies Of A Drug-Resistant Superbug
Friday February 17, 2017 @07:48PM Juno Jupiter Probe Won't Move Into Shorter Orbit After All
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @11:43PM Astronomers Discover 60 New Planets Including 'Super Earth'
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @02:38PM Lost Winston Churchill Essay Reveals His Thoughts On Alien Life
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @12:08AM ISRO Makes History, Launches 104 Satellites With Single Rocket
Sunday February 12, 2017 @04:20PM Gravity-Detecting LIGO Also Found To Be Creating Gravity Waves
Sunday February 12, 2017 @12:20AM Space Junk-Fighting Cable Fails To Deploy
Friday February 10, 2017 @04:28PM Lockheed Martin Screwup Delays Delivery of Air Force GPS Satellites
Friday February 10, 2017 @02:39AM A Guide To Friday's Comet-Eclipse-Full-Moon Triple Feature
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @07:22PM Glass From Nuclear Test Site Shows the Moon Was Born Dry