Space

New Spinoff Publication Highlights NASA Technology

From precision GPS into batteries for a few of the world’s very first commercial airplanes that are all-electric, NASA technology…

Metal asteroids may have had iron-spewing volcanoes

An upcoming NASA mission could look for indications of previous’ferrovolcanism’ on asteroid Psyche FULL METAL ASTEROID  Long ago, wrought iron…

This Greek philosopher gets the perfect idea, just too few elements

Long before there had been a regular table of the components, there was no demand for a table — just…

What we know and don’t understand about how mass trauma impacts psychological health

During March, three people associated with mass school shootings died by suicide, raising questions about the lingering effects of the…

Tiny pumpkin toadlets have Luminous bony plates on their backs

Researchers indicate the structures might help the deaf frogs communicate FUNKY FROGS  Pumpkin toadlets, indigenous to southeastern Brazil, are the…

Northeast Astronomy Forum 2019 Gathers Space Fans That Weekend

This year’s Northeast Astronomy Forum will consist of several discussions about the Apollo program. (Picture: © NASA) Space lovers will…

All-Female Spacewalk Was Cancelled on’My Recommendation,’ Astronaut Anne McClain Says

Astronaut Anne McClain is defending NASA’s decision to trash the first all-female spacewalk within a lack of appropriately sized spacesuits. …

Mars May Have a Great Deal of Water Deep Underground

Dark streaks known as recurring slope lineae (RSL) on the walls of Mars’ Palikir Crater, as found by NASA’s Mars…

Physicists Only Stopped a Really Odd Particle That Isn’t a Particle at All

(Image: © Shutterstock) It sounds like the start of a very lousy physics riddle: I am a particle that is…

‘Groundbreaking Result’ Coming from Black-Hole Hunting Event Horizon Telescope Next Week

A computer-simulation perspective of a supermassive black hole at the core of a galaxy. The edge of the area that…