Space

Space

China is growing plants on the moon

"A first in human history."
David Gilbert
5 days ago
space telescopes

Russia Has Lost Control of Its Only Space Telescope

Mission leads are trying to reestablish contact with the Spektr-R satellite, which carries a 10-meter wide radio dish.
Becky Ferreira
1.15.19
tv

The Best Thing on TV This Year Was: 'The Expanse'

It's been called the sci fi 'Game of Thrones,' and 'Fight or Flight' showed us how hard the show's heroines go to protect their planet.
Nicole Clark
12.26.18
saturn

Saturn's Rings Are Disappearing, NASA Scientists Say

A new NASA study estimates that Saturn’s famous rings won’t be around forever.
Sarah Emerson
12.18.18
News of Zealand

New Zealand’s Rocket Lab Launches NASA Satellites into Space

"We have lift-off."
Zoe Madden-Smith
12.17.18
Space

Watch a Spaceship Leave Earth in Stunning ISS Video

“This is real.”
Jordan Pearson
11.23.18
ALIENS

Scientists Who Discovered Blunt-Shaped Asteroid Say it Is Almost Definitely Not Aliens

A letter from Harvard University scholars asserts that the blunt-shaped ‘Oumuamua object may be an alien probe, but the scientists who rolled the spliff are killing the buzz.
Caroline Haskins
11.6.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

You Can Buy Actual Moon Rocks for the First Time in Decades

Now's your chance to blow a million bucks on some "tremendously rare" space pebbles.
River Donaghey
10.31.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Please Let the Giant Skull Asteroid End Us All

Bring it on.
River Donaghey
10.4.18
Australia Today

A Giant Meteor Exploded Over Perth Last Night

The photo makes it look like the moon, but it was actually a lump of rock "airbursting” in the upper atmosphere.
Gavin Butler
8.29.18
Space

NASA Announces the First Astronauts Who Will Fly in the SpaceX Dragon

On Friday, NASA debuted the teams that will pilot America’s two commercial spacecraft: Boeing's Starliner and SpaceX's Crew Dragon.
Becky Ferreira
8.5.18
Australia Today

This Weekend We’re Getting a Blood Moon and the Longest Lunar Eclipse of the Century

Hold onto your butts people: the moon is going crazy.
Wendy Syfret
7.23.18
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