NASA postpones launch of Dragon capsule to the space station

NASA postponed again the launch of a space capsule designed to supply the International Space Station (ISS), which was scheduled for this month. The flight, postponed at least until January 6, was originally scheduled for December 16, but it was then postponed until December 19,...

NASA rocket targeted at a space station explodes after its launch

The rocket that should have placed into orbit the unmanned space capsule ‘Cygnus,’ of the Orbital company, exploded during its launch this Tuesday, according to images broadcast live on NASA TV. “The explosion occurred shortly after the launch,” said a...

NASA denies that there is a femur in Mars

Through a statement, The American space agency NASA has denied rumors circulating via social media, especially on a blog of ufology, which argued that the picture taken on the red planet corresponds to a femur. “This rock can be shaped femur bone, but is not about the...

Today is the world day of Earth

Today, April 22 is World Earth Day, in search of a global awareness to pursue sustainable development and protect our environment. In 2009, the United Nations established this day as the Earth Day, in which millions of people from around the world join the celebration. The theme...

A NASA study reported that we are heading toward the end of civilization

According to the RT.com Web Portal, a study financed by NASA reports that world civilization, as we know, is inevitably coming to an end. Economic imbalances, climate change and the indiscriminate use of natural resources could trigger chaos and cause food shortages. If something...

NASA telescope identifies 715 planets outside the solar system

Thanks to studies carried through the Kepler space telescope, the U.S. space agency NASA has identified at least 715 planets outside the solar system. According to results of observations obtained during the first two years since the launch of Kepler, in 2009, reveals the...

Nasa and the private sector want to exploit the Moon

Nasa bets on the private sector to exploit the resources of the Moon, encouraged by their associations with companies SpaceX and Orbital Sciences to furnish to the international space station (ISS).Such associations do not include State funding. At the end of January, the special...

NASA will launch communications satellite

NASA will launch by unmanned rocket the Satellite Tracking and Data Transmission (TDRS) of the third generation. The placing into orbit of the satellite will take place this Thursday night and intended to strengthen the fleet of NASA in space. The designation L of the new...