Astronauts watch the World Cup matches from space

Astronauts Alexander Gerst from Germany and the Americans Reid Wiseman and Steve Swanson in a statement, wished good luck to the football players that participate in the World Cup Brazil 2014, “Commander Swanson and flight engineers Gerst and Wiseman from orbit 370 miles...

Neil Armstrong Was the First Man to Step on the Moon

The former astronaut Neil Armstrong, 82, the first man to set foot on the Moon, passed away today. Armstrong was submitted to a bypass surgery in the heart early this month. Neil Armstrong was born on August 5, 1930 in Wapakoneta, Ohio. As commander of the mission Apollo 11,...
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Chinese Space Mission is a Success

The Chinese spacecraft Shenzhou-9 returned to Earth today, after its ambitious mission was completed, taking a big step for the country including the journey of Liu Yang, the first chinese woman into orbit. Last week, the Shenzhou-9 was successful in its space docking, making...
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First Female Astronaut From China Goes Into Space

China sent a crew of three into space on Saturday. The crew included Liu Yang, age 33, who is the country’s first female astronaut. The astronauts are in charge of carrying out their first manned docking mission, an important step in an ambitious plan to build a Chinese space...

NASA Reveals New Rocket Design

This Wednesday NASA revealed a colossal rocket that will be the backbone for exploring the solar system of the coming decades. The rocket will more powerful since the Saturn V that took the Americans to the moon four decades ago. NASA expects that this ship will take astronauts...