HighLight

OR students’ satellite now in orbit, subject of Wednesday meeting

[ad_1] The next ORION talk will take place at 7  p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021, via Zoom. The tal...


Rocket Lab Selected to Launch NASA’s Advanced Composite Solar Sail System

[ad_1] LONG BEACH, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rocket Lab USA, Inc. (Nasdaq: RKLB) (“Rocke...


NASA asteroid explorer leaves planet Earth on Atlas 5 rocket – Astronomy Now

[ad_1] A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket provided the ride to space for NASA’s Lucy asteroi...


NEWS INDEX

Planet 9 may be closer and easier to find than thought—if it exists

[ad_1] Among the solar system’s more intriguing mysteries is whether a large, icy ...


Why It’s So Important to See Earth as Just Another Planet

[ad_1] About 30 years ago, Carl Sagan pointed two different cameras toward the Ear...


The rise of space tourism could affect Earth’s climate in unforeseen ways, scientists

[ad_1] Scientists worry that growing numbers of rocket flights and the rise of spa...