Slow-Witted Conspiracy Theorist Convinced Government Behind NASA. Well it is approaching the 'silly season' where we relax a little and ponder stuff like this. Here's a story tendered for your consideration and deliberation. (more...)Read MoreLeave a Comment
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Astronomers Discover Odd Planet That Shouldn't Be There. An enormous alien planet defies logic — one that is 11 times more massive than Jupiter — was discovered in the most distant orbit yet found around a single parent star. (more...)Read MoreLeave a Comment
How To Find Meteorites Around Your Home Chances are your house has been hit by a few thousand micrometeorites, and you’ll be able to find a few if you know the secret place to look. The next time it rains try this little trick. (more...)Read MoreView Comments (1)
Japanese Want 250 Mile Wide Solar Panel Belt On Moon. A Japanese construction firm is proposing to solve the well-documented energy problems facing Japan - and ultimately the entire planet. It's a mighty bold plan. (more...)Read MoreLeave a Comment
Telescope To Track Space Junk Using Youth Radio Station. A combination of pop songs, talk-back radio and cutting-edge science has enabled Australian astronomers to tackle one of the biggest problems and obstacles to spaceflight we have. (more...)Read MoreLeave a Comment
NASA Wanting To Again Launch Astronauts from U.S. Soil. NASA took another step Tuesday to restore an American capability to launch astronauts from U.S. soil to the Space Station by the end of 2017, subject to adequate funding. (more...)Read MoreLeave a Comment
History Keys - Space History
Each week we feature some aspect of astronomy or space exploration and look at those who pioneered the way in the early years. Our stories go way back through history and extend right up to the present day. Check back regularly for new stories.
PLUS We will also regularly examine the histories of some of the outstanding space/astronomy pioneers of past era's and recall a few who made a silent, but important, contribution. Historic pics included!