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Massive Asteroid Discovered 3 Years Ago Heading Close Earth

Sometime this month, a relatively massive asteroid will be crossing the Earth’s orbit around the sun. Answering the big questions that many of us would have after hearing the news, astrophysicists and astronomers say that while it will be the closest flyby of an asteroid that large for at least another 10 years, there is

Hyundai Teams Up With Astronaut’s Daughter To Send A Message To Dad In Space

This has to be the most special kind of message any dad could ever receive in an unusual circumstance. While being on a satellite orbiting the Earth, aeronautical engineer and mathematician Terry Virts, received a message from his daughter while he was in outer space. After graduation, Virts decided to take on a career with

NASA Develops Robots That Could Explore Other Planets

There are many robots being developed for helping out with duties in homes, restaurants and hotels. NASA has also created a robot that may be able to assist in the exploration of planets. The self-driving “swarmies” robots look like remote-controlled toy trucks and are much smaller than other NASA robots such as the Mars rover

This Is How Earth Looks Like From Saturn

How exactly does earth look like from other planets? Scientists have not necessarily agreed on the answer. Now NASA, the world’s biggest space administration, unveiled an image of Earth taken 900 million miles away, from the second biggest planet of our solar system. According to NASA this photo was taken right beneath Saturn’s ring, shot

Japanese Company To Build an Elevator From Earth to Space

Imagine stepping into an elevator, pressing the “Space” button and sometime later, floating in space!!. How cool will that be? This might sound madness now but glad fully, one Japanese company is ready to put money on this idea. This capability of providing a direct lift to space will open new avenues of research for

Timeline Of Moon By NASA

Its always amazing to search for the past and hidden facts. Exploring things and discovering what happened in past is a vast field and it always stands on the pillars of suppositions and acceptance behaviour until you do not find out any pure evidence left in past or till the time you do not put

7 Strange Robots the Pentagon is Developing

With a budget in excess of $600 billion, the pentagon is hard at work researching technology that is sometimes bizarre and out of this world. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency or DARPA is busy bringing in robotic creations to the pentagon that are craziest at the least. Here is a list of some of the

Top Ten NASA Failures

10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 We have the  IGNITION. #10 THE OCO The Orbiting Carbon Observatory was an experimental NASA Earth System Science Pathfinder Program mission. The OCO was supposed to provide information and measurement regarding the atmospheric carbon dioxide and also provide an insight on the human sources and

NASA Says Hypernova Could End Life on Earth

A hypernova explosion, the possible source of powerful gamma-ray bursts, is about 100 times more energetic than a supernova explosion and is thus the most energetic event known in the Universe other than the Big Bang. Many astronomers today believe that one of the most plausible reasons we have yet to detect intelligent life in

Top 10 Myths Busted By The Mythbusters

I have to say that watching myths get busted is more exciting than watching them get confirmed. So, today we decided to make a list of top 10 busted myths that were absolutely fantastic to watch. No 10. Confederate army had built a working steam machine gun This one is quite interesting… No 9. Any