According to Nasa, the space nuclear reactor tech could literally empower future Mars habitats, transforming Mars resources into water, oxygen and fuel – all the necessary requirements for humans to live on Mars long-term.The Kilopower could produce continuous electricity for 10 or more years in the harsh and extreme environments of the Red Planet. The technology is not dependent on solar power, which means that it could meet power demands even at night or during prolonged sunlight-reducing dust storms.
Nov 16, 2017
Science & Health
Asgardia nanosat launched: 7 things to know about the first independent 'space nation' [Watch Video]
A fireball flew across the sky over Phoenix, Arizona, at around 8:30pm on Tuesday, 14 November. This video was captured on a security camera from the Chandler Police Departments Chandler Heights Substation.
Nov 16, 2017
Over a period of two-and-a-half years, NASAs Hubble Space Telescope observed the light echo of supernova SN 2014J in galaxy M82, located 11.4 million light-years away. The echo happens when light from the explosion bounces off a cloud of a giant cloud of gas and dust near the supernova.
Nov 10, 2017
3 November marks the 60th anniversary for the world and amp;#39;s first living creature, Laika the dog to leave earth and amp;#39;s orbit.
Nov 3, 2017
The hole in the ozone layer is at its smallest since 1988 and warmer climates could be the reason behind reduced depletion of the protective layer in the Earths atmosphere. In spite of this recovery, Nasa mentions that there is enough ozone depleting material in the atmosphere to cause significant damage. That is why the current hole, though small by records, is actually large by 1980s standards.
Nov 3, 2017
A new research has said that a giant planet has been found orbiting a dwarf star outside our solar system.
Nov 2, 2017
Pope Francis made a phone call to the International Space Station today (Oct. 26) to ask its six occupants deep questions about humanitys place in the universe.
Oct 28, 2017
- 'Loch Ness-type' sea creature found dead and decomposing on beach [Video]
- Man with fused jaw couldn't eat solid food for 38 years
- Volcanic thunder recorded for the first time ever and it sounds epic
- See hundreds of nebulas and galaxies in rare celestial alignment this month
- NASA's Dawn mission finds Ceres geologically active, more than previously thought