Canadian astronaut Cmdr. Chris Hadfield will return to Earth on Monday. Before doing so, however, he had to make sure he did something special. From high above the planet, Hadfield recorded the first-ever music video from outer space. Check out his awesome rendition of David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” below…it’s truly a thing of beauty. Related […]
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Are we alone in the universe? Will that question ever be answered? At least one YouTube user says we’re not, claiming to have real footage of a UFO filmed from the International Space Station. You can clearly see SOMETHING streak across the sky in multiple shots. What do YOU think it is.
Colorado is on fire. Thousands have been evacuated from their homes as wildfires rage out of control in Boulder, Colorado Springs, High Park, Waldo Canyon and many other parts of the state. Cooler temperatures are finally being forecast for the coming days, which may help a bit in the effort to contain these massive blazes. […]
Here are your top stories for this Saturday morning, May 26, 2012: – Suspect Pedro Hernandez arraigned in 1979 Etan Patz case – SpaceX Dragon arrives at ISS in historic 1st – Egypt results point to deeply divisive runoff race – Passenger restrained on flight to Miami arrested
In an historic first, the SpaceX Dragon capsule has just been successfully snared by the International Space Station. This marks the first time a commercial craft has ever landed at the ISS. The capsule was pulled to the station by a robotic arm and will remain unopened until a routine air inspection can be performed. […]
That was close, but you can relax. Scientists at NASA now say that near-Earth Asteroid 2012 DA14 won’t impact Earth next year. The asteroid, which astronomers say is approximately 150 feet across, will still give us a close shave on February 15, 2013, coming closer to us than many satellites, but the space rock poses […]
A monstrous solar flare that erupted from the sun late Tuesday night, March 6, is ushering in one of the most intense solar storms in over five years. The solar storm could possibly interfere with satellites in orbit as well as power grids when it finally reaches Earth. “Space weather has gotten very interesting over […]