Climate change could trigger gigantic deadly tsunamis from Antarctica, new study warns

Space News - 28 May, 2023 - 14:55
Slippages in sediment beneath the Antarctic seabed could spawn gigantic tsunamis as oceans warm.

James Webb telescope discovers gargantuan geyser on Saturn's moon, blasting water hundreds of miles into space

Space News - 28 May, 2023 - 13:00
The James Webb Space Telescope caught Saturn's icy moon Enceladus spraying a 'huge plume' of watery vapor far into space — and that plume may contain chemical ingredients for life.

The Euclid spacecraft will transform how we view the 'dark universe'

Space News - 28 May, 2023 - 13:00
The European Space Agency’s (ESA) Euclid satellite completed the first part of its long journey into space on May 1, 2023, when it arrived in Florida on a boat from Italy.

10 everyday NASA inventions and spin-offs you can find in your home

Space News - 28 May, 2023 - 12:00
Explore 10 everyday inventions and spin-offs by NASA, many of which you'll find in your home.

Princess Leia's original 'Star Wars' ceremonial dress could fetch $2 million at auction (exclusive)

Space News - 28 May, 2023 - 12:00
Princess Leia's ceremonial dress costume from 'Star Wars' goes up for auction in June and could draw some staggering bids.

UAE to land a probe on an asteroid between Mars and Jupiter in 2034

Space News - 28 May, 2023 - 09:01
The United Arab Emirates just provided new details about its planned asteroid mission, which will visit seven different space rocks — and land on one of them.

Antarctic currents supplying 40% of world's deep ocean with nutrients and oxygen slowing dramatically

Space News - 27 May, 2023 - 13:00
Deep ocean currents around Antarctica that are vital to marine life have slowed by 30% since the 1990s and could soon grind to a complete halt, a new study finds.

Saudi Arabia has ambitious plans for space. Its astronauts on SpaceX's private Ax-2 mission are just the start, official says

Space News - 27 May, 2023 - 13:00
Mishaal Ashemimry, special adviser to the CEO of the Saudi Space Commission, discusses the significance of the Ax-2 mission and the nation's ambitious space plans.

China's mysterious space plane released an unidentified 'object' in orbit, US intelligence reveals

Space News - 27 May, 2023 - 12:00
Here's what we know (and don't know) about China's mysterious space plane, which just landed after nine months in orbit on a secret mission.

Watch the half moon of May shine by Leo the Lion in the night sky tonight

Space News - 27 May, 2023 - 12:00
Skywatchers can see the lunar face half illuminated by the sun at the weekend when the moon enters the first quarter phase of its 29.5-day cycle on Saturday, May 27.

Disney's Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser hotel succumbs to Dark Side, will cease operations this fall

Space News - 27 May, 2023 - 00:00
Disney will close its billion-dollar "Star Wars"-themed Galactic Starcruiser hotel in September

40 years ago, a comet came out of the blue in a surprise Earth flyby. Here's what we know now.

Space News - 26 May, 2023 - 23:00
Forty years ago this month, there came a show stopping celestial sight — literally a bolt out of the blue — as a new comet was discovered close to Earth.

'Star Wars: Return of the Jedi' at 40: What it was like seeing Darth Vader's death scene for the 1st time

Space News - 26 May, 2023 - 22:00
An exploration of Darth Vader's death scene in "Star Wars: Return of the Jedi."

Private Japanese moon lander crashed after being confused by a crater

Space News - 26 May, 2023 - 21:00
Japanese company ispace revealed that an unexpected lunar terrain feature led the Hakuto-R lander's onboard computer to misjudge its altitude, leading to the crash.

NASA's Artemis moon rocket will cost $6 billion more than planned: report

Space News - 26 May, 2023 - 20:00
An independent report into NASA contracts for the SLS rocket has found significant cost overruns and delays which could hinder the agency's plans to put astronauts back on the moon.

Watch 1,000 Lego astronauts fly near the edge of space (video)

Space News - 26 May, 2023 - 18:08
1,000 Lego astronauts traveled near the edge of space on stratospheric balloons and returned safely to Earth on a specially designed landing platform resembling a mini space shuttle.

The universe looks amazing in new photos from the James Webb Space Telescope and famed X-ray observatory

Space News - 26 May, 2023 - 16:00
Stunning new NASA images depict our universe in all its visible, and invisible, glory thanks to the combined powers of the James Webb Space Telescope and the Chandra X-Ray Observatory.

AI is helping astronomers make new discoveries about the universe faster than ever before

Space News - 26 May, 2023 - 15:00
AI has now spread into every field of astronomy and is helping astronomers learn more about the universe at an astonishing rate.

How to see the new supernova in the Pinwheel Galaxy

Space News - 26 May, 2023 - 14:00
A star in the Pinwheel Galaxy has exploded into a new supernova that was confirmed just last week. Here's how to see it for yourself in the night sky.

South Korea's homegrown Nuri rocket launches 8 satellites on 3rd-ever mission (photo)

Space News - 26 May, 2023 - 12:00
South Korea's Nuri rocket launched on its third-ever mission on Thursday (May 25), successfully delivering eight small satellites to orbit.


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