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Trump Signs Space Policy Directive 4 in Step to Create Space Force  ASTRO WATCH · 7 hours
President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed a directive centralizing all military space functions under a new Space Force, which will be overseen by the... more
Virgin Galactic: Rocket reaches space again in test flight (Update)  PHYS.ORG · 7 hours
Virgin Galactic's rocket plane reached space for a second time in a test flight over California on Friday, climbing higher and faster than before while also carrying a... more
Studying species interactions using remote camera traps  SCIENCE DAILY · 8 hours
Scientists have explored to what extent camera trap data are suitable to assess subtle species interactions such as avoidance in space and time. more
Virgin Galactic: Rocket reaches space again in test flight  PHYS.ORG · 11 hours
Virgin Galactic says its rocket plane has reached space for a second time in a test flight over California. more
Virgin Galactic: Rocket reaches space again in test flight  ABC NEWS · 11 hours
Virgin Galactic says its rocket plane has reached space for a second time in a test flight over California more
SpaceShipTwo flies to the edge of space again  SPACE NEWS · 11 hours
SpaceShipTwo successfully flew to the edge of space for the second time Feb. 22, carrying three people for the first... more
NASA Set to Demonstrate X-ray Communications in Space  ASTRO WATCH · 1 day
A new experimental type of deep space communications technology is scheduled to be demonstrated on the International Space Station this... more
SNoOPI: A flying ace for soil moisture and snow measurements  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
Work has begun on a new CubeSat mission that will demonstrate for the first time a new, highly promising technique for measuring soil moisture from space—data important for... more
Russia Developing Unmanned Tourist 'Space Yacht' for Near-Earth Orbit  ASTRO WATCH · 3 days
The development of a "space yacht" capable of taking off from ordinary airfields to deliver tourists to near-earth... more
Watch the historic first private mission to the Moon launch Thursday night  TechCrunch · 3 days
For the first time later this week, a privately developed moon lander will launch aboard a privately built rocket, organized by a private launch... more
Israeli spacecraft poised to become first privately funded lander on the Moon  THE VERGE · 4 days
On Thursday evening, SpaceX is scheduled to launch another Falcon 9 rocket from Florida, but this time, the vehicle will be carrying a payload... more
Eufy's discounted mini smart plugs are perfect for beginners and experts  Windows Central · 4 days
This is the smart plug to buy. Eufy, a sub-brand of Anker, makes some great home accessories, and the company's smart outlets are no exception. Mini... more
NASA Resumes RS-25 Testing for New Space Launch System  ASTRO WATCH · 1 week
NASA resumed RS-25 rocket engine testing for its new Space Launch System (SLS) rocket with a Feb. 13... more
Harpoon to pierce junk tested in space for first time  Sky News · 1 week
A harpoon designed to clear harmful space junk has been tested for the first time. more
NASA heading back to Moon soon, and this time to stay  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
NASA is accelerating plans to return Americans to the Moon, and this time, the US space agency says it will be there to stay. more
Toronto’s OneEleven launches space in London, but will its scale-up services fly?  TechCrunch · 1 week
Last time I checked London was awash with co-working spaces, shared office spaces, spaces of every shape, size and color. If there’s one sector... more
WeWork launches skills-based profiles as a value add for tenants  TechCrunch · 1 week
WeWork has made a big name for itself in a short period of time as a global co-working space. In fact, WeWork is now the largest private office... more
Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 comes with a free Galaxy Tab A tablet  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 with 512GB of internal storage is $1,049, and it comes with a free Galaxy Tab A tablet with purchase... more
Campaign Launched to 'Revive the Saturn V' Vertical Rocket Replica  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
The U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Alabama has launched an effort to return its one-of-a-kind standing replica of the Saturn V moon rocket to its like-new condition... more
Indian Manned Mission to Space by 2022 — Before 75th Independence Day  ASTRO WATCH · 2 weeks
The Union government has set a time-line for its manned mission to space. It proposes to demonstrate human spaceflight before the 75th anniversary of... more
'This time we'll stay': NASA to send humans to the moon  Sky News · 2 weeks
NASA is planning to take the "next giant leap in deep space exploration" as it looks to send astronauts to the moon who are able to... more
Deals Spotlight: B&H Photo Discounts 256GB 11-Inch Wi-Fi iPad Pro to $799  MacRumors · 2 weeks
B&H Photo is discounting Apple's 11-inch iPad Pro in multiple configurations this week, but one particular model is seeing its lowest-ever price point during... more
Honeywell to open technology incubator  SPACE NEWS · 2 weeks
Honeywell Aerospace is preparing to formally open its Space Division Greenhouse, an incubator focused on slashing the cost and time required to produce optical intersatellite links... more
Last Light: Here's the Final View from NASA's Planet-Hunting Kepler Space Telescope  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
The Kepler Space Telescope found thousands of planets around other stars by documenting their telltale flickers before it ran out of fuel last fall... more
Beyond Mars, the Mini MarCO Spacecraft Fall Silent  ASTRO WATCH · 2 weeks
Before the pair of briefcase-sized spacecraft known collectively as MarCO launched last year, their success was measured by survival: If... more
Astronaut Suits Up in 'Smart' Astroskin Jersey on Space Station  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
A Canadian Space Agency astronaut has deployed for the first time a new "smart" jersey designed to monitor real-time changes in its wearer's physiology without disrupting the flow... more
Amazon’s Alexa-enabled microwave is cheaper than ever  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
The AmazonBasics microwave that can operate with Alexa voice commands from a nearby Echo speaker is now just $41.99, which is its... more
This Is the Purest Beam of Light in the World  SPACE.COM · 3 weeks
The device, built to be portable enough for use in space, produces a beam of laser light that changes less over time than any other laser humanity has... more
Ancient Asteroid Impacts Played a Role in Creation of Earth’s Future Continents  ASTRO WATCH · 3 weeks
The heavy bombardment of terrestrial planets by asteroids from space has contributed to the formation of the early evolved crust on Earth that later... more
Boop stick? Silly scientists 'unscience' all the space things - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
Move it, biologists. It's time for astronomers to explain the universe in terms of sun flappers and explodey things. more
Better interior design might keep astronauts healthier and happier in deep space  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
When it comes to building the interior of a spacecraft, engineers often prioritize function over aesthetics, focusing on materials and hardware that are both... more
China's going back to the Moon and this time it's bringing back samples - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
Detailing their space plans for 2019, China reveals how their next Moon mission will bring lunar samples home... more
This Is the Purest Beam of Light in the World  LIVE SCIENCE · 3 weeks
The device, built to be portable enough for use in space, produces a beam of laser light that changes less over time than any other laser humanity has... more
Op-ed | Time to give H.R. 4945 another look?  SPACE NEWS · 3 weeks
As space commerce evolves to include new types of assets and activities, insurance continues to be an essential... more
iPhone SE Makes Third Appearance on Apple's Clearance Store at $249—Act Fast  MacRumors · 3 weeks
Apple has replenished stock of the iPhone SE on its online clearance store for the third time this month. These are brand new, unopened,... more
Chinese rover finds lunar nights 'colder than expected'  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
China's lunar lander has woken from a freezing fortnight-long hibernation to find night-time temperatures on the moon's dark side are colder than previously thought, the national space agency said Thursday. more
Image: Modular experiment platform on the ISS  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Getting a science experiment on the world's only floating outpost in Earth orbit is a costly and time-consuming endeavour. ICE Cubes is ESA's faster, lower cost answer to making science happen in space. more
Shanahan gearing up for space debate on Capitol Hill  SPACE NEWS · 3 weeks
For the first time Shanahan confirmed that the Pentagon is proposing to establish a Space Force within the... more
Scientists develop method for observing nanocrystal formation at atomic resolution  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Scientists at UCI's Irvine Materials Research Institute have made a breakthrough in directly imaging a platinum precursor compound and its dynamic transformation into nanocrystals. The observation was made... more
Triangulum Galaxy Reveals Stunning Stellar Symmetry in Amazing Hubble Telescope Views  SPACE.COM · 4 weeks
Time to change your desktop pictures. The Hubble Space Telescope just produced an amazing panorama image of the Triangulum Galaxy, one of the closest galactic neighbors... more
Preparing Astronaut Lunar Exploration  ASTRO WATCH · 4 weeks
Developing the most efficient and safest way to return to the Moon starts on Earth. European astronauts and spacewalk experts are getting ready for the future of Moon... more
On This Day in Space! Jan. 25, 2004: Opportunity Rover Lands on Mars  SPACE.COM · 4 weeks
On January 24, 1986, NASA's Voyager 2 spacecraft flew by Uranus. This was the first time any spacecraft had ever visited Uranus.... more
Woman Sues NASA Again Over $2 million Apollo 11 Moon Rock Bag  SPACE.COM · 4 weeks
Nancy Lee Carlson has again filed a lawsuit against NASA, this time claiming the space agency damaged and improperly retained lunar material from an... more
Watch Boeing's prototype air taxi fly for the first time video - CNET  CNET · 4 weeks
Aircraft manufacturer Boeing showed off its prototype VTOL it hopes will be Uber's first air taxi. Also Jeff Bezo's Blue Origin returns... more
A new home for optical solitons  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Laser physicists based at the Laboratory for Attosecond Physics run by the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics and the Ludwig-Maximilian University have, for the first time, generated dissipative solitons in passive, free-space resonators. more
On This Day in Space! Jan. 24, 1986: Voyager 2 Flies Past Uranus  SPACE.COM · 4 weeks
On January 24, 1986, NASA's Voyager 2 spacecraft flew by Uranus. This was the first time any spacecraft had ever visited Uranus.... more
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