SPACE

Virgin Galactic set to unveil its new passenger rocket

Virgin Galactic set to unveil its new passenger rocket

Space tourism looks set to blast off again as Virgin Galactic looks set to announce a new rocket. Sir Richard Branson’s new Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo could be back in the air soon as the company pushes ahead in the race to send passengers into space. Virgin Galactic suffered a major set back last year when […]

 NASA is launching a new office to watch for asteroids

 NASA is launching a new office to watch for asteroids

NASA is now so concerned about a devastating direct hit with Earth they’re setting up a detection program to monitor them. The newly named Planetary Defence Coordination Office (PCDO) will keep an eye out on all of the Near Earth Objects that are floating around in space. So far around 13,500 NEOs have been discovered […]

Nasa discovers more than 100 new alien planets

Nasa discovers more than 100 new alien planets

The $600 million Kepler mission, launched in March 2009, is on a mission to find Earth-like planets in the Milky Way galaxy that could support life. So far the ummanned spaceship has located more than 1000 alien worlds to date, although only 100 could be like Earth. It finds other worlds by recording tiny brightness […]

NASA’s Chandra Finds Supermassive Black Hole Burping Nearby

NASA’s Chandra Finds Supermassive Black Hole Burping Nearby

Loads of gas is being belched out Swathes of hot gas have been picked up on X-ray images from Nasa’s Chandra space telescope. Experts believe this occurs after the black hole swallows up nearby matter. And they believe maybe that this noxious phenomenon that may have actually shaped the early universe. This vast, rippling bottom […]

NASA releases footage showing meteor rushing towards Earth at 29,000mph

NASA releases footage showing meteor rushing towards Earth at 29,000mph

A recent video released by National Aeronautics and Space Agency (NASA) has shown a mystery fireball hurtling towards Earth at 29,000 mph. However, the NASA has confirmed that the mystery fireball was a meteor which had entered Earth’s atmosphere, the Mirror reported. The video was released after NASA received numerous reports of the object over […]

Watch: This is the amount of ‘space junk’ orbiting our Earth!

Watch: This is the amount of ‘space junk’ orbiting our Earth!

Turns out a lot of space in the space has been invaded! According to NASA, there are over 50,000 pieces of debris (space junk) traveling at speeds up to 17,500 mph around the Earth. The rising population of space debris increases the potential danger to all space vehicles, but especially to the International Space Station, […]

NASA spotted glowing blue lights on this alien world

NASA spotted glowing blue lights on this alien world

The Dawn space probe beamed back its incredible images of the dwarf planet Ceres in August, revealing enigmatic glows on its surface. Now scientists say they know what the lights are – and the announcement is sure to fuel further talk of alien life. Because they say the crater contains water, believed to be one […]

Scientists capture black hole eating a star

Scientists capture black hole eating a star

Astronomers have captured a black hole eating a star and then sicking a bit of it back up for the first time ever. The scientists tracked a star about as big as our sun as it was pulled from its normal path and into that of a supermassive black hole before being eaten up. They […]

Aliens & UFO Sightings Found on Rocks in Mars

Aliens & UFO Sightings Found on Rocks in Mars

After looking through pictures taken by the NASA Curiosity Rover, the alien chasers have located drawings that are very similar to hieroglyphic etchings on a rock, Express reports. The drawings appear to show a UFO and a humanoid being. Now UFO believers are claiming that UFOs are real and that there was once life on […]

Exoplanet wind speed recorded at 5400 mph

Exoplanet wind speed recorded at 5400 mph

A team of researchers has discovered winds of over 2km per second flowing around planet outside of the Earth’s solar system. The University of Warwick discovery is the first time that a weather system on a planet outside of Earth’s solar system has been directly measured and mapped. The wind speed recorded is 20x greater […]