Slashdot Items Tagged "space"

Date / Time Story
Friday July 21, 2017 @05:10PM Kickstarter to save NASA Mission Control
Thursday June 22, 2017 @07:28AM Stephen Hawking: "I Am Convinced That Humans Need to Leave Earth"
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @06:08PM NASA Launches Massive Digital Library for Space Video, Photos & Audio
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @04:13PM How To Get Back To the Moon In 4 Years -- This Time To Stay
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:54PM God Speed John Glenn, Dead at 95
Friday April 01, 2016 @03:19PM First modernized GPS satellite Launched
Sunday March 27, 2016 @10:31PM Japan's Space Agency Loses Contact With New X-Ray Telescope Satellite "Hitomi"
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:52AM Can NASA's Gryphon-X Project Save America?
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @11:19PM SpaceX Sets April 8 For Next Dragon Launch
Sunday March 20, 2016 @07:09PM How Space-Based Solar Power Plants Could Be Built By Robots On the Moon
Thursday March 17, 2016 @07:13PM Asteroid Impacts Make Tiny Diamonds
Monday March 14, 2016 @08:35AM ESA's ExoMars Successfuly Lifts Off From Baikonur
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:07AM Dutch Researchers Grow Crops In Simulated Lunar and Martian Soil
Saturday March 05, 2016 @12:55PM NASA's New Horizons Shows Methane Ice-Capped Mountains On Pluto
Saturday March 05, 2016 @11:01AM SpaceX's Latest Launch Successful, But Ends With a "Hard Landing"
Friday March 04, 2016 @01:25PM Hubble Shatters the Cosmic Distance Record
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @03:27PM New Findings Deepen the Mystery of Fast Radio Bursts
Monday February 29, 2016 @08:24PM NASA Wants To Get Supersonic With New Passenger Jet
Monday February 29, 2016 @06:18PM Scientists Find That Conditions For Life May Hinge On How Fast the Universe Is Expanding
Monday February 29, 2016 @02:28PM South Korea Plans Moon Landing By 2020
Friday February 26, 2016 @03:00AM Why LIGO's Black Holes Probably Didn't Come From a Single Star
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:25PM Swedish Scientist Suggests That There Is Only One Earth
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @05:58PM New Fast Radio Burst Discovery Finds 'Missing Matter' In the Universe
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @01:12AM Sorry, But Lasers Aren't Taking You To Mars Anytime Soon
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @06:52PM Large-ish Meteor Hits Earth... But No One Notices
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @03:03PM NASA Announces WFIRST As a New Space Observatory
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @01:40AM NASA Aeronautics Budget Proposes Return Of X-Planes
Monday February 22, 2016 @01:47PM Russia's Moon And Mars Exploration Ambitions Hobbled By A Lack Of Money
Friday February 19, 2016 @09:50PM NASA's Search For Astronauts Yields a Deluge of Applicants
Friday February 19, 2016 @01:37PM Virgin Galactic To Unveil New Version of SpaceShipTwo
Thursday February 18, 2016 @04:57PM Astronomers No Longer Need To Avoid the "Zone of Avoidance"
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @07:14PM Scientists Propose Using Cold War Era Weapons To Deflect Asteroids
Monday February 15, 2016 @04:09PM NASA Is Already Studying What Sort of Person Is Best Suited For Mars
Saturday February 13, 2016 @01:46AM Even Einstein Doubted His Gravitational Waves
Friday February 12, 2016 @02:12PM Scientists Say Goodbye to Philae Comet Lander
Thursday February 11, 2016 @11:58AM It's Official: LIGO Scientists Make First-Ever Observation of Gravity Waves
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:32PM LIGO Will Make Gravitational Waves Announcement on Thursday
Monday February 08, 2016 @03:13PM Listen To Hawking's Second Reith Lecture On Black Holes, Illustrated
Monday February 08, 2016 @11:47AM Meteorite Strike Kills Man In India
Monday February 08, 2016 @09:43AM SpaceX Sets Feb. 24th Target Date For Next Launch
Monday February 08, 2016 @04:36AM North Korea Accused of Testing an ICBM With Missile Launch Into Space
Sunday February 07, 2016 @09:52PM NASA Is Building a Virtual Mars For VR Viewing
Sunday February 07, 2016 @02:34PM Thirty Meter Telescope Likely Never Gets Built ... In Hawaii
Sunday February 07, 2016 @12:50PM NASA Announces That Pluto Has Icebergs Floating On Glaciers of Nitrogen Ice
Saturday February 06, 2016 @12:27PM Giant Magellan Telescope Set To Revolutionize Ground-Based Astronomy
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @02:36PM Receiving Real-Time Imagery From Russia's Meteor-M N2 Satellite
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @09:22AM China's Chang'e 3 Lander and Yutu Rover Camera Data Released
Sunday January 31, 2016 @11:22AM Tiny Pluto Big On Frozen Water Reserves
Saturday January 30, 2016 @04:36PM Elon Musk To Unveil Mars Spacecraft Later This Year, For 2025 Flight
Friday January 29, 2016 @02:47PM Ancient Babylonians Figured Out Forerunner of Calculus
Thursday January 28, 2016 @08:35PM SpaceX Successfully Tests Crew Dragon Landing Parachutes
Thursday January 28, 2016 @03:27PM The Future of Astronomy: NASA's James Webb Space Telescope
Sunday January 24, 2016 @12:40PM NASA's Deep Space Habitat Could Support the Journey To Mars and a Lunar Return
Saturday January 23, 2016 @03:37PM Blue Origin Launches and Lands the Same New Shepard That Few In November
Thursday January 21, 2016 @12:06PM Russia Forming Space Alliance With Iran, May Fly Iranian Astronaut
Thursday January 14, 2016 @11:28AM NASA Safety Panel Finds Concerns With the Journey To Mars
Tuesday January 12, 2016 @01:04PM The Hardware That Searches For Dark Matter
Saturday January 09, 2016 @01:02AM NASA's Fermi Satellite Maps Entire Sky, Finds Mysterious Unknown Object
Thursday January 07, 2016 @02:17PM How Russia May Send Cosmonauts To the Moon After All
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @10:37AM NASA Uncertain How To Proceed In Developing Deep Space Module
Sunday December 27, 2015 @03:14AM How Big Was the Universe When It Was First Born?
Thursday December 24, 2015 @10:57PM NASA Rings Out 2015 With Close Looks At Ceres and Enceladus
Thursday December 24, 2015 @01:03PM Apollo 17 Soil Matches Ancient Earth's Ocean Ridges In Water Content
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @01:47PM NASA Has Suspended Its Next Mission To Mars
Saturday December 19, 2015 @12:32AM Astronomers Successfully Predict Appearance of Supernova
Thursday December 17, 2015 @03:13PM Urthecast Brings You Earth Images and Videos from the ISS (Video)
Monday December 14, 2015 @08:52AM Why Haven't the Arms of Spiral Galaxies Wound Up After All This Time?
Monday December 14, 2015 @08:46AM Persistent Storm Detected On Low-Mass Star
Saturday December 12, 2015 @05:30PM Looking For Jupiter-Class Planets Indicates Solar Systems Like Ours Are Rare
Thursday December 10, 2015 @09:59AM Japan Releases AKATSUKI's Pictures of Venus
Thursday December 10, 2015 @09:40AM Musk Announces Return-to-Flight Date For Falcon 9 Rocket
Thursday December 03, 2015 @01:45PM More Than Half of Kepler's Giant Exoplanets Were False Positives
Monday November 30, 2015 @02:34AM Diamond Nanothreads Could Support Space Elevator
Sunday November 29, 2015 @11:58AM Canadian, UK Law Professors Condemn Space Mining Provisions of Commercial Space Act
Saturday November 28, 2015 @11:09PM 2 Planets Can Share the Same Orbit, In 3 Different Ways
Saturday November 28, 2015 @06:59PM NASA Prepares To Launch an Orion and 3 Cubesats To Deep Space: 3 Years To Go
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @01:40PM Blue Origin "New Shepherd" Makes It To Space... and Back Again
Friday November 13, 2015 @07:15PM Space Exploration Politics -- and an Explanation of the Apollo Flag 'Mystery' (Video)
Friday November 06, 2015 @03:59PM Veteran Spaceflight Engineer Talks About Governance for Space Exploration (Video)
Monday November 02, 2015 @01:56AM Feds Have a Plan For Catastrophic Solar Flares
Saturday October 31, 2015 @12:37PM NASA Releases First Images of Cassini's Dive Through the Geyser of Enceladus
Friday October 30, 2015 @07:55PM NASA's Bolden Claims NASA Is 'Doomed' Unless It Stays the Course To Mars
Thursday October 29, 2015 @03:35PM Solar Energy in Space is not Necessarily Easy to Harvest (Video)
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @10:40AM Two Radically Different Approaches to Private Access to Space
Monday October 26, 2015 @12:57PM A Real-Life Space Botanist Comments On the Potato Garden In 'The Martian'
Thursday October 22, 2015 @12:29PM Looking At the Hardware and Software of JAXA's Hayabusa-2
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @12:46PM Study Questions Scientific Dating Method Used For Lunar Impacts
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:13PM Space-Time: Scott Kelly Breaks Time-Aloft Record For US Astronauts
Saturday October 17, 2015 @04:18PM NASA Returns Images of Frozen Worlds Enceladus and Pluto
Saturday October 17, 2015 @12:42PM China Looks To Deep Space Missions, Including More Lunar Landings and Robot Ants
Friday October 16, 2015 @07:37AM Asteroid Impact Mission Sets Sights On New Laser Communications Record
Thursday October 15, 2015 @10:55AM Looking At the Hardware and Software of NASA's New Horizons
Saturday October 10, 2015 @11:50AM The rise and fall of NASA's Shuttle-Centaur
Saturday October 10, 2015 @11:48AM NASA's 'Journey to Mars' plan lacks specifics and a budget
Monday October 05, 2015 @05:55AM An Ice House Design Concept For Mars Bets Long On Liquid Water
Sunday October 04, 2015 @10:47AM Vostochny Launch Building Built To the Wrong Size
Saturday October 03, 2015 @07:52PM Apollo-Era Photos Now Up at NASA's Flickr Account, In High-Res
Monday September 28, 2015 @11:50AM Scientists Have Spotted the Signs of Flowing Water On Mars
Monday September 28, 2015 @08:26AM ISRO Launches Astrosat, India's First Dedicated Space Observatory
Friday September 25, 2015 @08:50PM Why NASA's Road To Mars Plan Proves That It Should Return To the Moon First
Thursday September 24, 2015 @12:13PM ESA-JAXA Team Wins 'America's Cup of Rocket Science'
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @10:15AM Scientists Propose Using Fast Radio Bursts To Chart Universe In 3D
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @12:38PM Blue Origin To Launch Big Rockets From Canaveral's Rechristened Complex 36
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @09:04AM Why the Black Hole Information Paradox Is Such a Problem
Monday August 31, 2015 @07:25PM World's Most Powerful Digital Camera Sees Construction Green Light
Sunday August 30, 2015 @10:57PM Kristian von Bengston's New Goal: The Moon
Saturday August 29, 2015 @08:02PM New Horizons' New Target: Kuiper Belt Ice Chunk 2014 MU69
Saturday August 29, 2015 @12:19PM The View From 2015: Integrated Space Plan's 100-Year Plan
Saturday August 29, 2015 @09:13AM In Hawaii, a 6-Person Crew Begins a Year-Long Mars Isolation Experiment
Saturday August 22, 2015 @11:34PM Some Observers Perceive the Universe To Be Much Younger Than We Do
Saturday August 22, 2015 @04:06PM Re-Examined IceCube Data Firms Up Case For Extra-Galactic Neutrinos
Saturday August 22, 2015 @12:25PM John S. Lewis On the Space Commodities Market
Saturday August 22, 2015 @11:25AM JAXA Prepares To Try Making Whiskey In Space
Thursday July 23, 2015 @01:17PM CanSat Helps Students Make & Launch Sub-Orbital 'Satellites' (Video)
Thursday July 23, 2015 @12:01PM Interviews: Shaun Moss Answers Your Questions About Mars and Space Exploration
Thursday July 16, 2015 @06:41AM New Horizons Phones Home After Pluto Flyby -- Craft Healthy, Data Recorded
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @03:31PM Planet Labs Has Launched Over 100 Imaging Satellites with Many More to Come (Video)
Monday July 13, 2015 @07:59AM NASA Names Its Astronauts For the First Dragon and CST-100 Flights
Sunday July 12, 2015 @02:36PM ISRO Launches Record 5 UK Satellites, Part of a Long String of Successes
Saturday July 11, 2015 @10:02PM New Horizons Gets Closer to Pluto, But Mystery Spots Now Out of Sight
Saturday July 11, 2015 @05:37PM Double-Dynamo Model Predicts 60% Fall In Solar Output In The 2030s
Thursday July 09, 2015 @12:34PM Interviews: Ask Shaun Moss About Mars and Colonizing Space
Thursday July 02, 2015 @03:58PM Microsoft Research Open Sources WorldWide Telescope
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @12:23PM What If You Could See Asteroids In the Night Sky?
Saturday June 27, 2015 @04:02PM Why Didn't Voyager Visit Pluto?
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @04:07PM Elon Musk Probably Won't Be the First Martian
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @12:36PM SpaceX and OneWeb -- Same Goal, Different Technology and Strategy
Monday June 22, 2015 @01:51AM Mauna Kea Telescope Construction Slated To Resume
Sunday June 21, 2015 @12:03PM Plasma Resonance Could Overcome Radio Silence For Returning Spacecraft
Monday June 15, 2015 @12:00AM A First: CubeSat-Style Probes To Accompany InSight Mars Lander
Sunday June 14, 2015 @09:34AM Online At Last: Comet Lander Philae Wakes Up
Saturday June 13, 2015 @09:20PM ESA Still Searching For Philae; May Have Zeroed In On a Possible Location
Saturday June 13, 2015 @08:05PM Past a Certain Critical Temperature, the Universe Will Be Destroyed
Saturday June 13, 2015 @03:47PM 75% of Russia's Satellite Electronics Come From US
Monday June 01, 2015 @07:44AM Rosetta Team Proposes Landing On Comet To Finish Mission
Sunday May 31, 2015 @10:58PM Does a Black Hole Have a Shape?
Sunday May 31, 2015 @12:30AM Ground Crew Back In Touch With LightSail Solar Spacecraft
Thursday May 28, 2015 @01:49PM Neil DeGrasse Tyson Urges America To Challenge China To a Space Race
Thursday May 28, 2015 @12:59PM Black Hole Plays Pool With Plasma
Saturday May 16, 2015 @07:43AM House Science Committee Approves Changes To Space Law
Friday May 15, 2015 @08:20PM Planetary Society Wants To Launch a Crowd-Funded Solar Sail
Monday May 11, 2015 @11:47PM Construction At SpaceX's New Spaceport About To Begin
Sunday May 10, 2015 @01:53AM Messenger Data Says Mercury's Magnetic Past Goes Back Billions of Years
Friday May 08, 2015 @08:23PM Shape of the Universe Determined To Be Really, Really Flat
Thursday May 07, 2015 @08:04AM Extreme Exoplanet Volcanism Possibly Detected On 55 Cancri E
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @02:57PM 17-Year-Old Radio Astronomy Mystery Traced Back To Kitchen Microwave
Sunday May 03, 2015 @04:48PM High School Students Discover Pulsar With Widest-Known Orbit
Saturday May 02, 2015 @09:11PM NASA Gets Its Marching Orders: Look Up! Look Out!
Saturday May 02, 2015 @02:46PM Native Hawaiian Panel Withdraws Support For World's Largest Telescope
Thursday April 30, 2015 @05:38PM Messenger's Mercury Trip Ends With a Bang, and Silence
Thursday April 30, 2015 @08:26AM NASA Probe Spies Possible Polar Ice Cap On Pluto
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @12:45PM Signs of Subsurface 'Alien' Life Found In Antarctica
Friday April 24, 2015 @11:25PM Mystery of the Coldest Spot In the CMB Solved
Thursday April 23, 2015 @03:04PM Virtual Telescope Readied To Image Black Hole's 'Ring of Fire'
Thursday April 23, 2015 @11:32AM Stunning Hubble Silver Anniversary Picture Unveiled
Saturday April 18, 2015 @12:23PM Rocket Lab Unveils "Electric" Rocket Engine
Friday April 17, 2015 @10:24PM The Origin of the First Light In the Universe
Friday April 17, 2015 @10:04PM Incorrectly Built SLS Welding Machine To Be Rebuilt
Friday April 17, 2015 @01:59PM Space X Falcon 9 rocket lifts off - multiview
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @12:07PM Distance of a Microlensing Event Measured For the First Time
Thursday April 02, 2015 @09:19AM NASA-ESA Project Will Shoot an Asteroid To See What Happens
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @09:32AM X-37B To Fly Again
Friday March 27, 2015 @09:21PM Taxpayer Subsidies To ULA To End
Friday March 27, 2015 @06:39PM Dark Matter Is Even More of a Mystery Than Expected
Friday March 20, 2015 @10:37PM How Space Can Expand Faster Than the Speed of Light
Sunday March 08, 2015 @06:13PM The Astronomer Who Brought Us the Universe
Friday March 06, 2015 @10:20PM New Images From Mangalyaan
Thursday March 05, 2015 @05:44PM New Data Indicates Arctic-Ocean Sized Body of Water on Ancient Mars
Monday February 23, 2015 @11:20AM ISS Crew Install Cables For 2017 Arrival of Commercial Capsules
Sunday February 22, 2015 @11:12PM Rocket Flown Through Northern Lights To Help Unlock Space Weather Mysteries
Thursday February 12, 2015 @09:41AM ESA Complete Spaceplane Test Flight; IXV Safely Returns To Earth
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @09:40AM West To East Coast: SpaceX Ready For Extreme Multitasking
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @09:31AM ESA's Experimental Wingless Space Plane IXV Ready For a Test Flight
Sunday February 08, 2015 @01:08PM Earth's Libration Visualized For the First Time Above the Moon's Far Side
Saturday February 07, 2015 @08:48PM DARPA's ALASA Could Pave Way For Cheaper, Faster Satellite Launches
Thursday February 05, 2015 @02:04PM Craters Pop As NASA's Dawn Probe Approaches Ceres
Tuesday February 03, 2015 @10:33AM FAA Could Extend Property Rights On the Moon Through Regulation
Friday January 30, 2015 @10:00PM There Is No "You" In a Parallel Universe
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @12:45PM Proposed Space Telescope Uses Huge Opaque Disk To Surpass Hubble
Monday January 26, 2015 @01:49AM How Do We Know the Timeline of the Universe?
Sunday January 25, 2015 @11:54PM NASA Considers Autonomous Martian Helicopter To Augment Future Rovers
Sunday January 25, 2015 @06:26PM SpaceX, US Air Force Settle Spy Sat Dispute
Sunday January 25, 2015 @10:34AM Europe and China Will Team Up For a Robotic Space Mission
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @10:23AM NJ Museum Revives TIROS Satellite Dish After 40 Years
Thursday January 15, 2015 @12:05PM Exoplanet Hunting NGTS Telescope Array Achieves First Light
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @01:23PM The Strange Story of the First Quantum Art Exhibition In Space
Sunday January 11, 2015 @09:48AM NASA's New Horizons To Arrive At Pluto With Clyde Tombaugh's Ashes
Tuesday December 30, 2014 @11:08AM BU Students Working On a Cheaper, Gentler Suborbital Rocket
Monday December 29, 2014 @01:22AM Life In Space, In More Than 12,000 Photos
Sunday December 28, 2014 @08:19PM What Northern Hemisphere Astronomers Are Missing From the Southern Hemisphere
Sunday December 28, 2014 @03:58PM New Proposed Path for Manned Trips to Mars: Let Mars' Gravity Capture Spacecraft
Saturday December 27, 2014 @09:39PM 5,200 Days Aboard ISS, and the Surprising Reason the Mission Is Still Worthwhile
Saturday December 27, 2014 @02:43PM Hubble Reveals a Previously Unknown Dwarf Galaxy Just 7 Million Light Years Away
Thursday December 18, 2014 @02:56PM India Successfully Test Fires Its Heaviest Rocket
Thursday December 18, 2014 @02:07AM NASA Tests Feasibility of 3D Printing on the Moon and Other Planets
Monday December 15, 2014 @12:56PM SpaceX Set To Create 300 New US Jobs and Expand Facilities
Monday December 15, 2014 @12:18PM Raspberry Pi In Space
Saturday December 13, 2014 @01:30PM Airbus Attacked By French Lawmaker For Talking To SpaceX
Friday December 12, 2014 @11:37PM Deflating Claims That ESA Craft Has Spotted Dark Matter
Friday December 05, 2014 @11:31PM Orion Capsule Safely Recovered, Complete With 12-Year-Old Computer Guts