Space

The Next Big Geomagnetic Storm Poses An Astronomical Risk To Modern Man
Solar Flare
ZeroHedge | Scientists are concerned about the next significant "space weather" event, which begins at the sun in the center of the solar system. Severe space weather occurs less frequently than traditional weather on Earth but...
Mysterious FBI closing of Sunspot solar observatory is finally explained
AURA
KansasCity | The national Sunspot Solar Observatory in an isolated, mountainous region of New Mexico was set to reopen Monday after it was shut down on Sept. 6 with little explanation. The group that manages the facility announced...
Dozens of ‘mysterious radio bursts’ from outer space are detected by alien-hunting artificial intelligence
TheSun.co.uk | ARTIFICIAL intelligence searching for alien life in the universe has discovered dozens of previously unknown radio bursts. The Breakthrough Listen program found 72 new fast radio bursts – mysterious space signals –...
VP Pence Announces US Moon Base & Manned Mars Mission
NewsWars | VP Pence discussed an upcoming manned mission to the moon, saying, “The next Americans who set foot on the Moon will start their journey by stepping through the @NASA_Orion hatch.” "The next Americans who set foot on...
Astronomers say a Neptune-sized planet lurks beyond Pluto
ScienceMag | The solar system appears to have a new ninth planet. Today, two scientists announced evidence that a body nearly the size of Neptune—but as yet unseen—orbits the sun every 15,000 years. During the solar system’s infancy...
Japan fashion guru Maezawa lands first SpaceX moon flight
SpaceX
Reuters | HAWTHORNE, Calif./TOKYO (Reuters) - SpaceX, Elon Musk’s space transportation company, on Monday named its first private passenger on a voyage around the moon as Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, the founder and chief...
International Space Station LEAK: NASA and Russia remain tight-lipped over findings
ISS
Express.co.uk | On August 29, astronauts on the ISS awoke to worrying news that a leak on space station was causing it to lose oxygen. The six people on the ISS hurried to find the minute hole before they ran out of air. It was...
Who Caused The Mysterious Leak At The International Space Station?
Soyuz
NPR | Russian officials are saying that a tiny leak at the International Space Station was likely caused by a human hand. Now, they're trying to figure out who did it, why they did it and whether it happened in space or on...
Mystery Russian satellite's behaviour raises alarm in US
BBC | A mysterious Russian satellite displaying "very abnormal behaviour" has raised alarm in the US, according to a State Department official. "We don't know for certain what it is and there is no way to verify it," said...
This Is What A Massive X9 Class Solar Flare Looks Like
Screen
ZeroHedge | Scientists from Caltech Astronomy examined the great solar flare of 1990 that occurred in active region NOAA 6063. The eruption and subsequent shockwave were so massive that scientist decided to write a report on their...
Leaked Military Report: UFO "Rendezvoused" With Something Big Under Ocean
SHTFPlan | An in-depth government report “prepared by and for the military” and obtained by a Nevada newsroom, details a 2004 incident involving an alleged “UFO” sighting recorded by the US military off California’s coast 14 years...
Follow China's Doomed Satellite As It Crashes To Earth
ZeroHedge | China's out-of-control Tiangong-1 (translated as "Heavenly Palace") space station, carrying a "highly toxic" cargo, is expected to come crashing down to earth sometime on April 1st - however just where it will hit is...
Astronaut Scott Kelly Now Has Different DNA Than His Identical Twin Brother After One Year In Space
CBSDenver | CBS Local — Astronaut Scott Kelly set a record for the longest single spaceflight in history and now NASA is saying the trip made him a “new man” as well. A study of Kelly and his identical twin brother found that...
Stephen Hawking dies at age76
Hawking
DailyMail.co.uk | Professor Stephen Hawking has died today at the age of 76 - more than 50 years after he was given just two years to live. The world's most celebrated scientist passed away peacefully at his home in Cambridge this...
Trump directs DOD to establish a Space Force
Space Force
TheVerge | President Donald Trump directed the Department of Defense and the Pentagon to establish a Space Force as the sixth branch of the Armed Forces in a meeting with the National Space Council today. “We are going to have the...
Could humans live on Mars? 'Absolutely,' a NASA expert says
Mars
USAToday | Humans will "absolutely" be on Mars in the future, NASA chief scientist Jim Green told USA TODAY. And the first person to go is likely living today, he said.  After the "building blocks of life" were discovered on the...
Chinese Space Station Crashes Down To Watery Grave In South Pacific
ZeroHedge | China's nine-ton school bus-sized space station, Tiangong-1, has plummeted to a watery grave in the South Pacific ocean - and Michigan residents can come out of their bunkers.  UPDATE: #JFSCC confirmed #Tiangong1...
SpaceX Rocket Launch Created Shock Wave 4 Times Larger Than California
SpaceX
Space.com | A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launch last year generated a record-setting shock wave in Earth's atmosphere four times larger than the state of California, a new study reports. The shock wave created during the August 2017...