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Orion Stage Adapter Aces Structural Loads Testing: A test…

Orion Stage Adapter Aces Structural Loads Testing: A test article of the stage adapter that will connect the Orion spacecraft to a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV rocket for its first mission, Exploration Flight Test-1, aced structural loads testing Jan. 30. Now, the stage adapter that will fly on the Delta IV is officially ready for the journey to its final exam -- a flight more than 15 times farther into deep space than the International Space Station.<p>For the structural loads test, the …

Webb Telescope's progress on This Week @NASA

Stardust, the first comet sample return mission, launches #now in 1999 on its way to Comet Wild 2: http://t.co/zboHkqzz8c

The search for Fomalhaut

Incredible Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) display at the #ArcticCircle landmark sign in Yukon Territory. The #AuroraBorealis is a natural light display in the sky particularly in the high latitude regions, caused by the collision of energetic charged particles with atoms in the Thermosphere. Photo by @extremenature http://bit.ly/1fkYMFi

An Orbital Science Corporation Antares rocket is seen as it i…

An Orbital Science Corporation Antares rocket is seen as it is rolled out to launch Pad-0A at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2013, in advance of a Thursday launch, Wallops Island, VA. The Antares will launch a Cygnus spacecraft on a cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station. The Orbital-1 mission is Orbital Sciences' first contracted cargo delivery flight to the space station for NASA. Among the cargo aboard Cygnus set to launch to the space station are science …

A Rainbow of Wavelengths - This still image is based on data…

A Rainbow of Wavelengths - This still image is based on data from NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, showing the wide range of the sun’s wavelengths – invisible to the naked eye – that the telescope can view. SDO converts the wavelengths into an image humans can see, and the light is colorized into a rainbow of colors.<p>Yellow light of 5800 Angstroms, for example, generally emanates from material of about 10,000 degrees F (5700 degrees C), which represents the surface of the sun. Extreme …

Watch a Star Blast Out Light Echoes

Snorkels in space: NASA's 'MacGyver' solution to protect spacewalking astronauts

After a spacewalking astronaut nearly drowned in his helmet in July, NASA has a plan to protect its crew when they venture into the vacuum of space this weekend: snorkels and absorbent towels.<p>NASA has determined that as many as four urgent spacewalks are necessary to fix a broken cooling line that …

FIRST LOOK: Star Trek: Voyager Fine Art Prints. Details at http://bit.ly/1d5jlof.

Scientists Discover a Jewel at the Heart of Quantum Physics

Physicists reported this week the discovery of a jewel-like geometric object that dramatically simplifies calculations of particle interactions and …

SPOTTED: Serena Williams was spotted attending Miami Heat #NBA game Monday night.

Kohli coming of age for India post-Tendulkar | Reuters

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - As India look for a new cricketing hero to replace Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli is showing signs that he can be that man after a mature century against South Africa at the Wanderers on Wednesday.<p>India's Virat Kohli (C) is congratulated by his team mate Cheteshwar Pujara as …

Kohli's career-best ton keeps S Africa at bay | Reuters

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - A career-best 119 from Virat Kohli lifted India to a respectable 255 for five at the close on an even opening day of the first test against South Africa at the Wanderers on Wednesday.<p>India's Virat Kohli plays a shot during the first day of their cricket test match against …

Mission to the Mars Desert Research Station in Utah – in pictures

Photojournalist Jim Urquhart always wanted to go into space. Here he comes close to his dream, documenting a team of scientists who are using the Utah desert as a dry run for future missions to Mars

Proposed step to help society prepare for a solar storm disaster

“We would like space weather users, operators of systems, and policy makers adopt this event immediately and do war game scenarios with it.” – Daniel …

Astronomy

International Space Station Marks 15 Years

Assembly of the largest spacecraft ever built was a global, cooperative effort beginning 15 years ago.

De Rode Duivels scoren niet tegen Frankrijk: kijk hier naar het verslag: http://www.sporza.be/permalink/1.1697054

"Revenge" - A Minecraft Original Music Video

Borussia Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang denies saying he is faster than Usain Bolt during a TV interview. German sprinter Julian Reus has now challenged him to race and pledged to 'restore athletics' honour' http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/25421944

NASA orders urgent spacewalk to repair space station

The International Space Station is shown with the backdrop of Earth in this image taken by an STS-132 crew member on space shuttle Atlantis after the station and shuttle began their post-undocking relative separation on May 23, 2010. The astronauts aboard the International Space Station dimmed the …

Space Exploration