The Ferrari of Rocket Engines

RS-25 NASA’s new rocket

The RS-25 NASA’s new rocket, is one of the most complex and efficient rocket engines in the world. This is the first trial at the Space Launch System.

By | Aug 14, 2015|Categories: Space|Tags: , , |

Future Airplane Designs by Students for NASA

Students' Future Airplane Designs for NASA

Some of today’s students already are thinking about the electric airplanes of tomorrow, thanks to NASA challenge.

By | Aug 12, 2015|Categories: Aviation|Tags: , , |

NEEMO Undersea tests for Future Spacewalks

NEEMO Undersea tests for Future Spacewalks

During the NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) 20 mission, NASA astronaut Serena Aunon, testing moving tools and equipment underwater.

By | Aug 4, 2015|Categories: Space|Tags: , |

Closest Rocky Exoplanet confirmed

Rocky exoplanet HD 219134b (3)

The closest rocky exoplanet confirmed outside our solar system, lies 21 light-years away, located just off the “W” pattern of the Cassiopeia constellation.

By | Aug 3, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , |

Summer Blue Moon

Summer Blue Moon 1

Blue Moon” is the second Full Moon of July. NASA explains in the video…

By | Aug 1, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , |

Newly discovered planet is the most similar yet to Earth

Kepler-452b exoplanet orbiting in the habitable zone

NASA’s Kepler mission discovers Kepler-452b exoplanet orbiting in the habitable zone, that is the most similar yet to Earth.

By | Jul 24, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Fly over Pluto

Fly over Pluto

A new amazing video from NASA, showing simulated flyover of Pluto’s Norgay Montes (Norgay Mountains) and Sputnik Planum (Sputnik Plain), created from New Horizons closest-approach images.

By | Jul 18, 2015|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , |

Crash Test for the Emergency Transmitters

Cessna Crash Test for Emergency Transmitters

A Cessna 172 dropped to the concrete from 82 feet (25 meters), to test the performance of four emergency locator transmitters (ELTs) installed on board.

By | Jul 14, 2015|Categories: Aviation|Tags: , |

Opportunity traversing 26 miles across the Red Planet- timelapse

Opportunity across the Red Planet

NASA reveals video showing Opportunity rover’s-eye-view of the Martian marathon covering 26.2 miles from its landing location.   Watch the timelapse…

By | Jul 8, 2015|Categories: Space|Tags: , , , |

Houston Spaceport

Houston Spaceport (8)

Houston Spaceport has been approved as the next United States commercial spaceport, the FAA announced.

By | Jul 6, 2015|Categories: Space|Tags: , |