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July 2017

Carnival of Space #519

By | 2017-07-24T21:55:40+00:00 July 24th, 2017|

Welcome to the 508th edition of the Carnival of Space! The Carnival of Space is a vibrant community of writers and bloggers sharing a common passion, the world that lies beyond our home planet. Each week the Carnival brings you the latest news from the interstellar community and The Evolving Planet is truly honoured to host this week's edition! This week, we'll start things off with UniverseToday: Ancient Impacts Shaped [...]

Watch a rocket launch from space!

By | 2017-07-31T20:05:43+00:00 July 24th, 2017|

We've all seen rocket launches before but usually from ground level. Now, thanks to the satellite company Planet, we can view a rocket launch from a different perspective. One of Planet's Dove satellites, tiny satellites around the size of a shoebox, caught two and a half minutes of the flight of a Soyuz rocket, capturing a photo every second. The timing couldn't have been better as Planet realized only five [...]

June 2017

Carnival of Space #515

By | 2017-06-26T19:35:33+00:00 June 26th, 2017|

Welcome to the 508th edition of the Carnival of Space! The Carnival of Space is a vibrant community of writers and bloggers sharing a common passion, the world that lies beyond our home planet. Each week the Carnival brings you the latest news from the interstellar community and The Evolving Planet is truly honoured to host this week's edition! This week, we'll start things off with UniverseToday: The Aerospike Engine [...]

May 2017

NASA’s New Starshade Technology Will Allow Scientists to Observe Planets More Easily

By | 2017-05-17T01:28:26+00:00 May 17th, 2017|

Scientists have recently developed a new technology that will allow them to block light coming from distant stars, allowing surrounding exoplanets to be studied easier. This new technology is called a starshade. It is a giant shade that will be positioned in front of the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST). The large object will block the light coming from a star, giving the JWST a better view of the planets orbiting [...]

Carnival of Space #508

By | 2017-05-09T20:04:40+00:00 May 9th, 2017|

Welcome to the 508th edition of the Carnival of Space! The Carnival of Space is a vibrant community of writers and bloggers sharing a common passion, the world that lies beyond our home planet. Each week the Carnival brings you the latest news from the interstellar community and The Evolving Planet is truly honoured to host this week's edition! This week, we'll start things off with AstroEngine: Cassini Finds ‘Nothing’ [...]

March 2017

Carnival of Space #501

By | 2017-03-20T23:32:02+00:00 March 20th, 2017|

Welcome to the 501st edition of the Carnival of Space! The Carnival of Space is a vibrant community of writers and bloggers sharing a common passion, the world that lies beyond our Earth. Each week the Carnival brings you the latest news from the interstellar community and The Evolving Planet is truly honoured to host this week's edition! This week, we'll start things off with Universe Today: Zero2Infinity Successfully Test Launches [...]