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China Successfully Complete Space Mission to Moon

Successful return of moon orbiter trial run for unmanned mission to the moon<p>A Chinese spacecraft has completed the country's first unmanned return …

NASA's Kepler telescope identifies most Earth-like planet yet

Kepler passes the 1,000-planet milestone as hundreds of new candidates are identified<p>Scientists have identified eight new exoplanets, including one described as perhaps the "most Earth-like alien world." The far-away planets were spied by NASA's Kepler telescope, which has now identified more than …

Could a wormhole in our galaxy take us to another UNIVERSE? Interstellar-style 'space time tunnel' may exist in the Milky Way

A giant doorway to another universe may exist at the centre of the Milky Way, and it could be large enough to swallow spaceships whole.<p>This is …

Wormholes

Mysterious 'Planet X' may really lurk undiscovered in our solar system

"Planet X" might actually exist — and so might "Planet Y."<p>At least two planets larger than Earth likely lurk in the dark depths of space far beyond Pluto, just waiting to be discovered, a new analysis of the orbits of "extreme trans-Neptunian objects" (ETNOs) suggests.<p>Researchers studied 13 ETNOs — …

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Inside The 'Europa Clipper' Mission That NASA Is Planning To Send Past Jupiter

Jupiter's moon is the best candidate for finding extraterrestrial life; here's how we're going to get there<p>On Monday, NASA Administrator Charles Bolden gave an exciting update on the state of America's space agency, detailing the Obama Administration’s proposal to give NASA $18.5 billion for the …

Astronomy

7 Truly Amazing Reasons to Care About NASA's New Satellite

It takes pictures of the whole Earth! Its rocket will land on a drone ship! Also, space weather!<p>Space journalists can be prone to hyperbole. We say things are <i>awesome</i> and <i>mind-blowing.</i> We talk about billions and trillions. We rattle on about theories of everything.<p>And this is all fitting. Space …

Space

Wow! Gas Bridge In The Universe Stretches 2.6 Million Light-Years Across

How the heck did all that gas get there? Researchers have discovered an astonishing amount of it bridging galaxies, stretching across a stream that …

Texas Offers SpaceX $15 Million in Incentives to Build Private Spaceport

Texas is offering the private space company SpaceX more than $15 million in incentives to build a new launch facility at the southernmost tip of the …

Big Pic: A Sound System That's Loud Enough To Kill

Toot toot<p>This looks a bit like a giant ear canal, but in a way, it's the opposite. It's the largest horn in the most powerful sound system in Europe. The system's maximum output, according to the European Space Agency, would kill any human exposed to it.<p>The horn is part of the European Space …

European Space Agency

Human exodus may have reached China 100,000 years ago

OUR direct ancestors may have found their way out of Africa much earlier than we think. As new fossil remains emerge from China and south-east Asia, …

PR2: el robot de código abierto

Si os dirigís a Willow Road, una calle de Menlo Park, un lugar muy cerca de San Francisco donde se concentra un gran número de genios, encontraréis …

Foto de una nube lenticular-iridiscente y un avión desde China

Una nube lenticular-iridiscente y un avión desde Xiamen, Fujian, China.<br>4 de agosto de 2014<br>Crédito: Imaginechina

Si Charles Darwin levantara la cabeza...

Cuando se completó en Proyecto Genoma Humano alrededor del año 2003 los científicos se dieron cuenta de muchos detalles sorprendentes, pero sobre …

'Impossible' Space Engine May Actually Work, NASA Test Suggests

By Mike Wall<p>It’s really starting to look as if an “impossible” space propulsion technology actually works.<p>Researchers at NASA’s Johnson Space Center …

Andromeda vs Milky Way - The Tale of the Tape

Our galaxy's heftier cousin, Andromeda.| Image courtesy of NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA<p>Sometimes, my brain comes up with weird questions. Examples include …

IFTTT

Space<p>Turn on Applets to bring the beauty and wonder of outer space a little closer to home. This service is powered by NASA, Open Notify, Mars …

UK to Launch Commercial Spaceport by 2018

The U.K. government is laying the groundwork for its first spaceport in anticipation of a growing space tourism demand and a growing space plane …

Rosetta Spacecraft: To Catch a Comet

The Rosetta spacecraft followed a 10-year mission to catch a comet and land a probe on it. Launched in 2004, the spacecraft arrived at its target, …

Space