Inflatable Space Habitats will go for iaunch next summer

Bigelow Inflatable Space Habitats

NASA, working with Bigelow Aerospace to send next year the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) at the International Space Station.

By |December 19, 2014|Categories: Space

All about that Space

All about that Space

All About That Space” is a volunteer outreach video project created by interns at NASA’s Johnson Space Center.   Take a look at the video…

By |December 18, 2014|Categories: Space

Nighttime light intensity during Holiday season

Light intensity on Holidays from Suomi

A new look at daily data from the Suomi NPP satellite, NASA scientist have identified how patterns in nighttime light intensity change during major holiday seasons.

By |December 17, 2014|Categories: Space

Italy at Night

Italy 1

The boot of Italy, with Sicily at its toe, on a clear night looking east, is spread across this panorama taken by astronauts aboard the International Space Station.

By |December 16, 2014|Categories: Space

This is what looks like on Reentry

Reentry from Soyuz

This is what astronauts see on reentry, when falling to Earth in a Soyuz.   Take a look at the video…

By |December 16, 2014|Categories: Space

Cinema Space tribute

Space tribute

A stunning Cinema Space tribute, a mashed up of 35 of the best space movies combined with the soundtrack of Interstellar, by editor Max Shishkin.   Watch the video…

By |December 14, 2014|Categories: Entertainment news, Space

Lunar Space Elevator concept

Lunar Elevator

LiftPort Group is planning a very ambitious project, to build an elevator on the moon that could be up and running by the end of 2019.   Watch the detailed video…

By |December 11, 2014|Categories: Space

Great Lakes and Central US from ISS

Great Lakes and Central US viewed from ISS

Expedition 42 Commander Barry Wilmore took this photograph from the International Space Station of the Great Lakes and central U.S. on Dec. 7, 2014.

By |December 11, 2014|Categories: Space

Orion is going back home

Orion in USS Anchorage

The Orion crew module, after a successful space travel, is in the well deck of the amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage, in the Pacific Ocean, on Dec. 5, 2014.

By |December 9, 2014|Categories: Space

Launch of Orion

Orion lift off

The spectacular lift off of the United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket, with NASA’s Orion spacecraft mounted atop, from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station’s Space Launch Complex 37 at at 7:05 a.m. EST, Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, in Florida.

By |December 6, 2014|Categories: Space