Archive | Space

Got Telescope? Catch Pluto, Ceres, Vesta in July 2014 | Skywatching Video

Pluto reaches opposition and can be seen with a medium-sized telescope and dark skies. Dwarf planet Ceres and asteroid Vesta will be quite close to one another on the night sky. But each is a tough target. Read more at: SPACE.com

Continue Reading 0

NASA Saturn Probe Will End Mission in Epic ‘Grand Finale’

Starting in late 2016, Cassini will zip between Saturn and its innermost ring a total of 22 times in a mission phase now known as the “Cassini Grand Finale,” which will end when the probe intentionally dives into Saturn’s atmosphere in September 2017. Read more at: SPACE.com

Continue Reading 0

Mars One Wants to Send Your Experiments to the Red Planet

The nonprofit organization that has raised eyebrows with its plans to send people on a one-way mission to Mars is now accepting proposals for scientific payloads that could fly aboard an unmanned mission to the Red Planet in 2018. Read more at: SPACE.com

Continue Reading 0

Link Locally... Connect Globally...

Google+