August 2017

New three man crew reaches ISS to boost NASA research projects

By | 2017-08-14T22:35:16+00:00 August 14th, 2017|

A group of astronauts have arrived at the International Space Station on Friday, July 28, giving NASA a boost to its US-led research projects on board the ISS. It is the first time that NASA has four astronauts in space to help support on-going research. It was a Russian Soyuz capsule which carried the three spaceflight veterans that arrived at the station as the ISS sailed around 250 miles or [...]

July 2017

NASA seeking information on deep space power for their cislunar deep space gateway module

By | 2017-07-31T19:53:10+00:00 July 31st, 2017|

NASA is taking the next likely step in the development of a deep space gateway in cislunar space. This is the speculation after they have requested for information about one of its core modules. A request for information (RFI), which was released by NASA on July 17, to seek information from the industry regarding its capabilities to develop a Power and Propulsion Element (PPE). It is a module that will [...]

Team Miles, a Tampa-based group will have a spot on NASA’s most powerful rocket inaugural voyage

By | 2017-07-26T11:49:20+00:00 July 25th, 2017|

Team Miles is now ready to launch it's miniature satellite Team Miles, a 17-member Tampa-based group, will have a spot on NASA's most powerful rocket inaugural voyage as it paves the way for exploration of Mars in the future. Team Miles engineered a miniature satellite that will be on an unmanned rocket Space Launch System which NASA aspires to launch into deep space in 2019. Team leader, Wes [...]

NASA and Honeywell claim they can reduce sonic booms over land, potentially bringing super sonic flight to the masses

By | 2017-07-10T18:53:17+00:00 July 10th, 2017|

NASA, together with American multinational conglomerate Honeywell, claim they can reduce sonic booms over land, which will potentially bring super sonic flight to the masses. Honeywell also stated that this development can eliminate one of the number one barriers to the broad adoption of super sonic flight. Since Richard Nixon's administration during early 1970s, a ban on supersonic travel over U.S. soil has been in place. What is a sonic [...]

United States to experience first coast to coast total solar eclipse in 100 years!

By | 2017-07-07T15:50:16+00:00 July 3rd, 2017|

A total solar eclipse will cross the United States on August 21, and many people are expected to travel and be in the best place possible to experience it. This will be the first total solar eclipse going coast to coast across the US in almost a hundred years. 99 to be exact. The solar eclipse will be most visible along a path that goes from Oregon to South Carolina. [...]

June 2017

More potentially habitable planets recently found by NASA

By | 2017-07-04T13:54:11+00:00 June 30th, 2017|

Two hundred and nineteen new planet candidates has been discovered by NASA's new Kepler space telescope team. Ten among these new planet candidates are near-earth size and in the habitable zone of their star. This Kepler Space Telescope utilizes the blinking and dimming of far alien stars to spot planets that might orbit around them. "All the data from the original Kepler mission has been analyzed, much of it several [...]