Hannah Cushing

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Leaked NASA Paper Shows The 'Impossible' EM Drive Really Does Work

Did we just achieve fuel-less propulsion?<p>The results of NASA's tests on the 'impossible' EM Drive have been leaked, and they reveal that the …

Trump makes 2033 Mars mission an official NASA goal

The president signs a bill that funds the space agency and sets an aggressive new timeline for setting foot on the Red Planet.<p>While many federal agencies are facing deep budget cuts, President Donald Trump appears to think NASA is on the right track.<p>The president made that sentiment more official …

Trump signs $19.5bn NASA bill to fund 2030s Mars mission

Despite massive public spending cuts for governmental organisations like the Environmental Protection Agency, US president Donald Trump appears to be …

Space Science

Bill boosts NASA funding, makes Mars a priority

- With U.S. senators Marco Rubio and Bill Nelson looking on, President Trump signed the NASA Authorization Act of 2017 Tuesday.<p>"With this …

Los Angeles

NASA test fires rocket engine for future Mars mission

NASA tested part of the rocket that will likely take humans to Mars at the Stennis Space Center in Mississippi on March 23. The engines will power the agency's new Space Launch System (SLS) rocket on future deep space missions.<p>This is the second RS-25 engine test for 2017 and the space agency has …

Space Travel

NASA's Mission To Mars: Boeing Unveils Concept Images For Cislunar Habitat, Deep Space Transport vehicle

The days of the International Space Station (ISS) — the loyal workhorse that has served humankind well since its launch in 1998 — are numbered. The …

We Could Have Six Astronauts in Mars’ Orbit by 2028

Mars Base Camp<p>Despite all this talk about humans colonizing Mars, it actually coming to fruition seems like a far and distant possibility. But in …

Putin stands by Assad as firm evidence of chemical attack mounts

Calls on Russia to restrain Syrian ally increase after Turkey says postmortems confirm uses of chemical weapons<p>Syria: US launches 60 missiles in strike on airbase near Homs – live<p>Vladimir Putin has doubled down on his support for the Syrian government despite the release of postmortem results by …

Trump Admits: White House Looked the Other Way During Assad’s Gas Attacks

Assad’s forces launched nine suspected gas attacks this year. That didn’t stop the Trump administration from all but endorsing Assad’s hold over the …

Middle East

AP Analysis: Syria gas attack is enormous political gamble

President Bashar Assad took an enormous gamble if his forces were behind the chemical weapons attack that killed dozens in northern Syria: committing an overt war crime just as the Trump administration and most Western leaders had made clear they are no longer seeking his immediate removal.<p>Although …

Middle East
Middle East

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Advice From Authors For Your NaNoWriMo Success

November 1 is always cause for excitement, stress, and writing craftsmanship. For the entire month, people who want to write a novel are supported by …

27 of the most amazingly bad opening lines from #NaNoWriMo

It’s Nov. 1, and that can only mean one thing: After shaking off their candy hangovers, thousands of aspiring authors around the world are going to …

NASA's Curiosity rover eyes goofy little meteorite on Mars

Take a close-up look at an otherworldly Mars visitor with a Curiosity rover image of a dainty meteorite.<p>Imaginative people have seen everything from fish to Donald Trump's face on Mars. Some Mars scientists took a look at a strange lumpy object seen by NASA's Curiosity rover and dubbed it "Egg …

Astronomy

Why Are Dark Matter And Modified Gravity In Such Conflict?

The laws of gravity are some of the most well-established and best-tested physical laws of all-time. If you made an observation of a massive object in space — a planet, star, galaxy or something even bigger — that didn’t appear to line up with what gravitation predicted, you’d be crazy not to …

Dark Matter

NASA’s First Bipedal Humanoid Robot Is Designed To “Support Our Astronauts” On Mars

If there’s one thing I know about small teams of astronauts engaged in interplanetary exploration, it’s that at least <i>one</i> member of the team has to be …

Robotics

NASA puts out a call for Mars explorers with 8 fantastic posters

Earlier this week NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory released a set of 14 stunning space tourism posters. Now NASA is following that up with another …

GIFs show how we'd all survive Mars without Matt Damon

We'll all have to breathe, eat and drink when we colonize Mars. These cartoons show how we'll reuse waste and pollutants to do it -- just like Mark Watney in "The Martian."<p>If you're Matt Damon portraying fictional NASA astronaut Mark Watney from "The Martian" movie, you can "science the sh*t" out …

Matt Damon

NASA Goes With Atlas V To Launch Mars 2020 Rover

NASA’s Mars Exploration Program has accomplished some truly spectacular things in the past few decades. Officially launched in 1992, this program has …

Space Science