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The Moon Is A Devastating Mistress In Ian McDonald's Luna: New Moon

Science Fiction authors have made the Moon a popular destination for centuries now: our closest celestial neighbor is home to hundreds of stories. …

2016: The Year We Began Mining the Moon

Now that Elon Musk’s SpaceX has managed to land upright, the future of travel and commerce in outer space is bright.<p>It came streaking down from the …

Space Travel

Japan's Space Security Worries Are Not Just China And N. Korea, But Also The U.S.

Our understanding of what space technologies can do and where they are headed is heavily conditioned by political realities around us. These realities are worth gauging in East Asia, where the dominant powers are hostage to simple-minded views especially in the United States. China is viewed as a …

Putin has turned Russia's space agency into a state-run spaceflight corporation

Russian President Vladimir Putin is dissolving the country's Federal Space Agency, known as Roscosmos, and turning it into a state-run corporation, according to a statement by the Kremlin. That means Roscosmos will transform from a solely government-funded agency into a company that's overseen and …

‘A City on Mars’ is Elon Musk's Ultimate Goal Enabled by Rocket Reuse Technology

Elon Musk’s dream and ultimate goal of establishing a permanent human presence on the Red Planet in the form of “A City on Mars” took a gigantic step …

Scott Kelly unable to science the @$!# out of space veggies

Latest crop of space-grown veggies not as verdant as earlier harvests.<p>Scott Kelly is no Mark Watney, the potato-growing botanist in <i>The Martian</i>. On …

Space Science

Striking Pictures From International Space Station Reveal Gorgeous Earth

Launch and Mission Operations Teams Run Through Mission Practice – Orion

The flight controllers who will launch and operate Orion during its Dec. 4 flight test are conducting a mission dress rehearsal today to make sure …

19 Real Thoughts Astronauts Have Had

Trying to pee in a bag, amiright? They're just like us!<p>On average, each astronaut was aboard the ISS for about 187 days. Here are a few things they had to say about their missions, co-workers, and daily struggles.<p>1. "Today was a great day! I'm not sure why."<p>2. "It seems like I spent all day today …

Star Trek

NASA Planning Human Mission to Mars With Orion Test Flight

"Unscrewed" flight test on December 4.<p>In the ongoing effort to explore this solar system's Red Planet, NASA will launch its first flight test of …

Is NASA Going To Let The Hubble Telescope Burn Up?

With no plans for future upgrades, the telescope faces a fiery end<p>Last month, six astronauts convened at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in New York City to discuss the 2009 mission to service the Hubble Space Telescope. As it approached its 20th birthday, the telescope was in desperate need …

Universe

Go, Orion! NASA set to launch spacecraft on first step toward manned flights to Mars [Update: Delayed! Launched!]

The rocket at Launch Complex 37B at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station with the Delta IV Heavy and Orion at the top [Photo: Sawyer Rosenstein]<p>One of …

YouTube Space

YouTube Space brings together the most creative people on YouTube to learn, connect and create with one another. The Space can be found across the …

Evernote to change premium price as CEO says 'it was the wrong price'

But Phil Libin remains committed to subscriptions: ‘We don’t data-mine your information, we’re not selling you to anyone’<p>Cloud service Evernote is preparing to raise the price of its premium subscriptions in early 2015 from its current $5 a month, according to chief executive Phil Libin.<p>“We’ve …

Bekijk hoe rijk mensen in jouw gemeente zijn

Het Gelderse Rozendaal heeft Bloemendaal ingehaald als rijkste gemeente van Nederland. Bekijk op onze kaart hoe rijk mensen in jouw gemeente zijn.<p><i>De</i> …

Cool facts about your biological clock

Feeling tired after turning the clock back? That’s because the internal clock that controls your circadian rhythms needs time to adjust.<p>Circadian …

Sleep

What happens when you accidentally become internet famous?

Wondered why #Alexfromtarget was trending? It’s because someone posted a picture of someone called Alex working at Target. Confused? Welcome to the world of accidental internet fame<p>This weekend, the internet made a Target employee famous.<p>Currently known only as “Alex from Target”, all it took was …

Baasje dolbij: poes na 3,5 jaar weer thuis

In maart 2011 zag een familie uit Amersfoort hun kat Tim voor het laatst, maar sinds vorige week is het beestje weer thuis. "We hebben geen idee hoe …

Steve McCurry Retrospective Presents 150 Striking Portraits of People and Cultures Around the World

In his new exhibition <i>Oltre lo Sguardo</i>, acclaimed American photographer Steve McCurry displays 150 of his photos from a career that has spanned over 30 years and countless treks across the globe. McCurry, who is perhaps best known for his iconic <i>Afghan Girl</i> photo, is celebrated for his rich, …

Photographers

Vader staatssecretaris klaagt in krant over slechte zorg

De vader van staatssecretaris van Rijn van Volksgezondheid klaagt in een interview in de krant over de zorg die zijn demente vrouw, de moeder van de …

Pirate Bay co-founder arrested at Thai-Lao border

BANGKOK (AP) — One of the founders of popular file-sharing website The Pirate Bay has been arrested under an Interpol warrant as he was crossing into …

Hardloopsters gediskwalificeerd voor overeind helpen medeloopster

Een mooi gebaar van twee scholieren in de Amerikaanse staat Minnesota tijdens een hardloopwedstrijd: ze hielpen vlak voor de finish een meisje …

8-jarige Hugo krijgt puck tegen hoofd en overlijdt

Hugo (8) uit Parijs mocht gisteravond kijken bij de ijshockeywedstrijd tussen de Franse tweede divisieclubs uit Duinkerken en Reims. Maar wat een …

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BN DeStem maakt gebruik van cookies<p>We zijn verplicht om je te informeren over en jouw toestemming te vragen voor het gebruik van cookies op onze …

Weer een record: warmste 2 november ooit

Gisteren was het al uitzonderlijk warm voor de tijd van het jaar, maar vandaag telt ook mee. Voor de tweede dag op rij hebben we een warmterecord te …

Persoon onder metro bij Burgemeester de Vlugtlaan

Bij de metrohalte Burgemeester de Vlugtlaan in Amsterdam Nieuw-West is zondag rond 14.30 uur een persoon onder de metro gekomen.

Theo van Gogh herdacht in Linnaeusstraat in Amsterdam | NU - Het laatste nieuws het eerst op NU.nl

Rond de klok van 14.00 uur werden er bloemen gelegd op de plek waar Van Gogh tien jaar geleden, kort na 08.30 uur, door moslimextremist Mohammed B. …

Dode gevonden in water Utrecht | NU - Het laatste nieuws het eerst op NU.nl