Astronomy
Space station crew to inspect mysterious hole on spacewalk  ABC NEWS · 45 minutes
Two Russian cosmonauts are preparing to venture outside the International Space Station to inspect a section where a mysterious leak has been discovered more
NASA's first look: Tiny asteroid is studded with boulders  PHYS.ORG · 2 hours
NASA's first look at a tiny asteroid shows the space rock is more moist and studded with boulders than originally thought. more
NASA's Voyager 2 Probe Travels Beyond Heliosphere in Longest Running Mission  Gadgets 360 · 3 hours
Voyager 2 was launched in 1977, just before Voyager 1, and both have travelled well beyond their original destinations: Jupiter and Saturn, stretching their four-year lifespan... more
NASA's OSIRIS-REx Probe Finds Signs of Water on Asteroid Bennu  Gadgets 360 · 3 hours
OSIRIS-REx, which flew last week within a scant 19km of the asteroid Bennu some 2.25 million kilometres from Earth, found traces of hydrogen and oxygen molecules. more
NBA star Steph Curry drops ball, suggests NASA moon landing was faked - CNET  CNET · 8 hours
Commentary: Steph Curry, famous for freakishly dropping 3's, dunks on NASA's moon landing -- and misses. We hope it was... more
New Beyond Good & Evil 2 footage showcases flying vehicles and space combat  Windows Central · 9 hours
Beyond Good and Evil 2 is a hybrid of skillful combat and boundless exploration. Many months ago, Ubisoft held its annual E3... more
NASA probe finds signs of water on nearby asteroid Bennu  REUTERS · 10 hours
NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft has discovered ingredients for water on a relatively nearby skyscraper-sized asteroid, a rocky... more
Quadrantid Meteor Shower: Odd in Several Ways  SPACE.COM · 11 hours
The Quadrantids are a meteor shower in January that peak for only about six hours, are named for a constellation that no longer exists and come from an asteroid rather than a comet. more
NASA's Osiris-Rex finds water in its first week at asteroid Bennu - CNET  CNET · 11 hours
The spacecraft is still months away from its planned pick-pocketing maneuver, but it's already learned much about its mark. more
NASA's first look: Tiny asteroid is studded with boulders  ABC NEWS · 11 hours
NASA's first look: Tiny asteroid Bennu has more boulders, moister than scientists initially thought more
Asteroid Bennu Had Water! NASA Probe Makes Tantalizing Find  SPACE.COM · 11 hours
NASA's OSIRIS-REx probe, which just arrived at the asteroid Bennu last week, has already found lots of hydrated minerals on the space rock, mission team members announced today (Dec. 10). more
Geminid Meteor Shower: Dust From an Asteroid  SPACE.COM · 11 hours
The Geminids come from an asteroid, 3200 Phaethon, but scientists are still trying to figure out exactly how it sheds enough debris to produce the bright meteor shower. more
Perseids: Bright Meteor Shower in August  SPACE.COM · 11 hours
The Perseids meteor shower arises out of the debris of Comet Swift-Tuttle, which last made a pass by Earth in 1992. more
OSIRIS-REx discovers water on asteroid, confirms Bennu as excellent mission target  PHYS.ORG · 12 hours
From August through early December, the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft aimed three of its science instruments toward Bennu and began making the mission's first observations of the asteroid.... more
NASA Sounding Rockets Carry TRICE-2 over Norwegian Sea  ASTRO WATCH · 13 hours
Two NASA sounding rockets successfully flew over the Norwegian Sea early in the morning December 8 carrying an experiment to... more
Learning from Lunar Lights  ASTRO WATCH · 13 hours
Every few hours observing the Moon, ESA’s ‘NELIOTA’ project discovers a brilliant flash of light across its surface – the result of an object hurtling through space and... more
Water found on asteroid, confirming Bennu as excellent mission target  SCIENCE DAILY · 13 hours
Spectral observations made by the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft identified hydrated minerals across the asteroid, confirming that Bennu, a remnant from early in the formation of the solar system, is... more
How Microsoft's Rewards Program could make Bing a better Google competitor  Windows Central · 14 hours
Image Credit Youth Village Microsoft has a Rewards Program through which it pays you to use its Bing search engine. If you haven't heard of it,... more
Voyager 2: Sailing Among Giant Planets  SPACE.COM · 14 hours
Voyager 2 is the only spacecraft to have visited all four giant outer planets in the solar system and is now the second spacecraft to reach interstellar space. more
Ultima Thule in Sight! New Horizons Probe Snaps New Photo of Its Target  SPACE.COM · 14 hours
The small object Ultima Thule swims amid a sea of distant stars in a new photo captured by NASA's approaching New Horizons... more
You Can Beam a Message to NASA's New Horizons Spacecraft for Historic Flyby!  SPACE.COM · 14 hours
NASA's New Horizons probe is getting set for the farthest-out flyby in history, and you can send some words of encouragement to... more
Voyager 2 joins its twin in interstellar space  TechCrunch · 16 hours
Voyager 2, the multi-planetary exploratory probe launched in 1977, has finally entered interstellar space, some six years after its twin, Voyager 1, did the same. It's now about 11 billion miles from... more
How Microsoft's Reward Program could make Bing a better Google competitor  Windows Central · 16 hours
Image Credit Youth Village Microsoft has a Rewards Program through which it pays ou to use its Bing search engine. If you haven't heard of it,... more
Voyager 2 enters interstellar space  SPACE NEWS · 16 hours
As NASA’s Voyager 2 spacecraft enters interstellar space, project officials have high hopes that it and its twin spacecraft will continue to operate for as long... more
NASA-NOAA satellite sees Tropical Cyclone Owen's remnants reorganizing  PHYS.ORG · 17 hours
The remnants of Tropical Cyclone have been lingering in the Southern Pacific Ocean for days. On Dec. 10, the storm finally appeared more organized on satellite imagery providing forecasters with a strong... more
Evidence for carbon-rich surface on Ceres  SCIENCE DAILY · 17 hours
Astronomers have concluded that the surface of dwarf planet Ceres is rich in organic matter. Data from NASA's Dawn spacecraft indicate that Ceres's surface may contain several times the concentration of carbon than is present in... more
Tiny droplets of early universe matter created  SCIENCE DAILY · 17 hours
Researchers have created tiny droplets of the ultra-hot matter that once filled the early universe, forming three distinct shapes and sizes: circles, ellipses and triangles. more
NASA's Voyager 2 probe enters interstellar space  SCIENCE DAILY · 17 hours
For the second time in history, a human-made object has reached the space between the stars. NASA's Voyager 2 probe now has exited the heliosphere -- the protective bubble of particles and magnetic fields... more
Apollo 8 Astronaut Frank Borman Donates Artifacts for EAA Exhibit  SPACE.COM · 17 hours
Fifty years to the month after some of the items launched with him on the first mission to fly humans to the moon, Frank Borman's personal space memorabilia... more
Team finds evidence for carbon-rich surface on Ceres  PHYS.ORG · 18 hours
A team led by Southwest Research Institute has concluded that the surface of dwarf planet Ceres is rich in organic matter. Data from NASA's Dawn spacecraft indicate that Ceres's surface may contain... more
NASA provides new look at Puerto Rico post-Hurricane Maria  PHYS.ORG · 18 hours
When Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico head-on as a Category 4 storm with winds up to 155 miles per hour in September 2017, it damaged homes, flooded towns, devastated the... more
Compelling evidence for small drops of perfect fluid  PHYS.ORG · 18 hours
Nuclear physicists analyzing data from the PHENIX detector at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC)—a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science user facility for nuclear physics research at Brookhaven National... more
NASA's Voyager 2 probe enters interstellar space  PHYS.ORG · 18 hours
For the second time in history, a human-made object has reached the space between the stars. NASA's Voyager 2 probe now has exited the heliosphere – the protective bubble of particles and magnetic fields... more
On space station, David Saint-Jacques takes questions from media  CBC · 18 hours
David Saint-Jacques, Canada's newest astronaut, is speaking with the media from the International Space Station at 10 a.m.... more
Underground life has a carbon mass hundreds of times larger than humans'  PHYS.ORG · 18 hours
Microorganisms living underneath the surface of the earth have a total carbon mass of 15 to 23 billion tons, hundreds of times more than... more
Voyager 2 Enters Interstellar Space  ASTRO WATCH · 19 hours
For the second time in history, a human-made object has reached the space between the stars. NASA's Voyager 2 probe now has exited the heliosphere -... more
Star Control: Origins to get new aliens, ships and more  Windows Central · 20 hours
Humanity is working hard to expand beyond the confinement of Earth. The Star Control: Origins universe is set to get a whole lot busier with the release of... more
Cataclysmic variable ES Ceti has an accretion disk, study suggests  PHYS.ORG · 20 hours
Astronomers have conducted spectroscopic observations of the cataclysmic variable ES Ceti, which resulted in uncovering important insights about gas emission from this object. The new findings, presented in... more
Hubble Captures Striking New Image of Grand Design Spiral Galaxy Messier 100  SCI-NEWS.COM · 20 hours
A new image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope shows the core and the innermost parts of the spiral arms of a spiral galaxy... more
Uber could go public in early 2019, CDC investigates e-scooters video - CNET  CNET · 20 hours
In today's big tech news, Uber has is preparing for a public offering according to reports, regulators investigate e-scooter accidents and NASA... more
2018 Geminid Meteor Shower This Week May Be the Year's Best  SPACE.COM · 21 hours
What might well be the best meteor shower of 2018 is heading our way with a peak Thursday night, lasting into the pre-dawn hours of Friday... more
InSight Records Sound of Wind on Mars  SCI-NEWS.COM · 21 hours
On December 1, 2018, NASA’s InSight lander captured a haunting low rumble caused by vibrations from the Martian wind, estimated to be... more
US, Saudi Arabia back-of-the-pack on curbing climate change  PHYS.ORG · 23 hours
The United States and Saudi Arabia rank last when it comes to curbing climate change among the 56 nations accounting for 90 percent of planet-warming greenhouse gas emissions, researchers said Monday. more
NASA's InSight Lander 'Hears' Wind on Mars  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
Humans can now hear the haunting, low rumble of wind on Mars for the first time, after NASA's InSight lander captured vibrations from the breeze on the Red Planet. more
CRS-16 Dragon Spacecraft Arrives at ISS  ASTRO WATCH · 2 days
Three days after its launch from Florida, the SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft was installed on the Earth-facing side of the International Space Station’s Harmony... more
Australia Leads Project to Revolutionize Astronomy  ASTRO WATCH · 2 days
Australian scientists will lead the design phase of a multimillion-dollar project for a new system on one of the world's most powerful ground-based optical... more
InSight Lander 'Hears' Martian Winds  ASTRO WATCH · 2 days
NASA's Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport (InSight) lander, which touched down on Mars just 10 days ago, has provided the first ever... more
Experiments at PPPL Show Remarkable Agreement with Satellite Sightings  ASTRO WATCH · 2 days
As on Earth, so in space. A four-satellite mission that is studying magnetic reconnection — the breaking apart... more
This Fluffy Alien World Farts Helium  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 days
As a Jupiter-size world swings around its small but active star, bombarded by radiation, the planet leaves behind a tail of escaping helium as wide as itself — and researchers have spotted this tail from the... more
Helium Exoplanet Inflated Like a Balloon, Research Shows  ASTRO WATCH · 2 days
An international team of researchers, including Jessica Spake and Dr David Sing from the University of Exeter, have detected the... more
Will Dark Matter Mess with These Ultraprecise Atomic Clocks?  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 days
Researchers are putting a global network of the most precise timekeepers ever made to the task of hunting for dark matter, the invisible and largely intangible substance that researchers think... more
Unknown Treasure Trove of Planets Found Hiding in Dust  ASTRO WATCH · 2 days
"Super-Earths" and Neptune-sized planets could be forming around young stars in much greater numbers than scientists thought, new... more
The World's Tallest Rockets: How They Stack Up  SPACE.COM · 2 days
From the mighty Saturn 5 to NASA's new Space Launch System, see how the biggest rockets on Earth compare. more
Op-ed | IoT smallsats: Ready for launch?  SPACE NEWS · 2 days
In recent years, there has been a boom of announcements for satellite constellations comprising satellites weighing as little as 3 kilograms to... more
Secrets from the Far Side of the Moon  SPACE.COM · 2 days
Often referred to as the dark side of the moon, it's about time we went back — according to NASA's lunar astronauts and planetary scientists. more
SpaceX Christmas delivery arrives at space station  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
A SpaceX delivery full of Christmas goodies arrived at the International Space Station on Saturday, following a slight delay caused by a communication drop-out. more
A Radio Search for Artificial Emissions from 'Oumuamua  ASTRO WATCH · 2 days
It’s the first time a visitor from another star system has been seen nearby. But what is it? An asteroid,... more
Conan Unconquered takes the franchise into the strategy genre  Windows Central · 3 days
Conan is venturing into the strategy realm. Today, Funcom announced a new strategy game set in the Conan the Barbarian universe called "Conan Unconquered." According to the publisher, it's developed... more
Honda, CalTech and NASA's JPL might have a real alternative to Li-ion batteries - Roadshow  CNET · 3 days
The new battery chemistry is based on fluoride and would have greater energy density while being less environmentally... more
SpaceX Dragon Delivers Cargo (and Christmas Treats) to Space Station  SPACE.COM · 3 days
A SpaceX Dragon cargo ship made a special delivery at the International Space Station Saturday (Dec. 8) just in time for the holidays. more
SpaceX Christmas delivery arrives at space station  CBC · 3 days
A SpaceX delivery full of Christmas goodies arrived at the International Space Station on Saturday, following a slight delay caused by a... more
'Captain Marvel' 2nd Trailer Arrives … And an Exciting Character Emerges  SPACE.COM · 3 days
The first trailer for Marvel Studios' "Captain Marvel" was amazing and the second trailer looks just as awesome, giving us a few more tantalizing glimpses of... more
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Water found on asteroid, confirming Bennu as excellent mission target
SCIENCE DAILY
It's Official! NASA's Famed Voyager 2 Spacecraft Reaches Interstellar Space
SPACE.COM
NASA provides new look at Puerto Rico post-Hurricane Maria
PHYS.ORG
NASA's Voyager 2 probe enters interstellar space
PHYS.ORG
InSight lander 'hears' Martian winds
PHYS.ORG
NASA's InSight Mars Lander 'Hears' Martian Wind, a Cosmic First
SPACE.COM
First official Avengers 4 trailer prepares for the emotional end
THE VERGE
Avengers: Endgame could turn Ant-Man into one of its most important superheroes
THE VERGE
Bizarre 'dark fluid' with negative mass could dominate the universe
PHYS.ORG
A parent's holiday shopping list to INSPIRE your wannabe astronaut or aerospace engineer
PHYS.ORG
Watch SpaceX launch thousands of pounds of cargo and experiments to the International Space Station
THE VERGE
Key components of the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument are installed atop the Mayall Telescope
PHYS.ORG
Combination of space-based and ground-based telescopes reveals more than 100 exoplanets
PHYS.ORG
Astrocast successfully launches its first satellite
PHYS.ORG
Taking the measure of an asteroid
PHYS.ORG
Galileo satellites prove Einstein's Relativity Theory to highest accuracy yet
ESA
How some sap-sucking insects fling their pee
SCIENCE-NEWS
Charting a course for astronaut safety as NASA launches to the Moon and to Mars
PHYS.ORG
NASA catches newborn Tropical Cyclone Owen's rainfall, observed by GPM satellite
PHYS.ORG
Three astronauts will launch to space on today — two months after botched flight
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