Data from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter indicate the number of impact events on the Moon nearly tripled over the past 290 million years.
Protecting those that protect the wiring of the nervous system.
An international study has revealed why some hypernovae do not emit GRBs. Nick Carne reports.
Lunar eclipse to offer a visual feast for those in the right place.
It's time for the total lunar eclipse of 2019and if you're hoping to catch the amazing event, you better check your weather first. The National Weather Forecast for the lunar eclipse tonight (Jan. 20) is basically a coin toss.
On Jan. 20, 2019, the moon passes through Earth's shadow in a total lunar eclipse during the Full Wolf Moon, which is also a "supermoon." See visibility maps for the Super Blood Wolf Moon eclipse of 2019 here!
President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence visited the Pentagon on Thursday to roll out the 2019 Missile Defense Review.
A top secret surveillance payload owned by the National Reconnaissance Office soared into space Saturday from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on top of a United Launch Alliance Delta 4-Heavy rocket, entering an unusual orbit not previously used by the U.S. government's spy satellite fleet.
Blue Origin plans to launch the next test flight of its New Shepard suborbital booster Monday from West Texas as the commercial space company moves closer to flying people to the edge of space.
United Launch Alliance's Delta 4-Heavy rocket is set for liftoff at 11:05 a.m. PST (2:05 p.
NASA's Juno spacecraft continues capturing stunning view of Jupiter and its turbulent atmosphere, including this spectacular shot of the Great Red Spot and a small companion storm in the planet's southern hemisphere.
Analysis of data collected near the end of the Cassini spacecraft's mission to Saturn indicate the planet's spectacular rings are a relatively recent phenomenon.
Can studying pockmarks on the Moon teach us about the hits Earth has taken?
Giant planets circling their suns in a matter of days could form in place, rather than migrating inward, as previously thought.
A total eclipse of the Moon Sunday night highlights a week that also boasts a stunning predawn conjunction between Venus and Jupiter.
Not only will the moon be particularly close to Earth, but it will also be bathed in a reddish light just before midnight Eastern time.
The cotton seeds aboard a lunar lander had encouraged hopes that plants could grow on the moon. But days after China boasted of the experiment's success, the tender shoots died.
The strategy, reminiscent of the Cold War-era Star Wars program, calls for new sensors in space, updated missile interceptors and advanced weapons, including lasers.
. How the gas giant got its rings.
Saturn's rings are one of the most gorgeous sights to behold in the solar system, but we've never quite understood their origin story.
. Most Canadians have little concept of how vast the arctic really is, think of an area larger than Europe and youll start to get an appreciation of the scale of the area Canada needs to protect. My guest for this weeks SpaceQ podcast is Colonel (Retired) Pierre Leblanc, principal at Arctic Security Consultants. Colonel Leblanc
. The Canadian Space Agency (CSA) has opened up registration for the inaugural InvestmentSpace 2019 one day event being held in Toronto on February 22. The event is being organized with the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) and the Creative Destruction Lab (CDL). CDL is currently in the midst of its inaugural space stream and InvestmentSpace 2019 will
. As part of its ongoing preparations for a possible contribution to the NASA led Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway, the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) has awarded four health technology concept contracts. The contracts are from the CSA Request For Proposals (RFP) titled Technology Concept Studies and Prototyping of Health Technologies for Deep Space Missions Decision Support Systems
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. Okay, it's really just an eclipse.
Sunday's eclipse will be visible throughout North America, South America, Europe, and Africa.
. But we won't know where it's going until the government shutdown ends.
Feeling a little off-kilter in the early weeks of 2019? Well, so's the Earth's magnetic poleand it's been feeling like that for a while.