February 16, 2021

NASA’s Mars 2020 Perseverance rover

NASA’s Mars 2020 Perseverance rover lifted off successfully July 30, at 7:50 a.m. EDT (1150 GMT) aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Space Launch Complex […]
December 5, 2020

2020 HOLIDAY GIFTS. Every Holiday Gift Guide For the Astrophil — in One Place

The holidays can be a stressful time even in the most ordinary of years, and with so much else going on in 2020, we think there’s […]
November 4, 2020

2020 Holiday Guide: The Most Unique Holiday Gifts For Every Zodiac Sign

Astrology is considered a pseudoscience; it is the study of the movements and relative positions of celestial bodies and their potential influences on human affairs and […]
November 4, 2020

2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Add A Bit of Space to Your Place

Despite making great strides in the space exploration scene, not all of us are lucky enough to make the sojourn to the final frontier. Unless you’re […]
November 4, 2020

2020 Holiday Gift Guides: Top Space Gifts for Young Astronomers

With the holidays right around the corner, it’s safe to say that most friends and family members are in full panic mode in a bid to […]
November 3, 2020

2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Space-themed Must-haves for Future Astronauts

Judging from the findings by anthropologists through the years, it’s safe to say that storytelling is a medium used by many to relate to the world […]
October 14, 2020

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx is One Rehearsal Away from Touching Asteroid Bennu

NASA’s first asteroid sampling spacecraft is making final preparations to grab a sample from asteroid Bennu’s surface. Next week, the OSIRIS-REx mission will conduct a second […]
September 23, 2020

Private Antares Rocket & Cygnus Spacecraft Explained

  Virginia-based Orbital Sciences holds a $1.9 billion NASA contract to make eight unmanned supply runs to the International Space Station with its Antares rocket and Cygnus cargo […]
September 9, 2020

Best time to see Neptune

Neptune will be well placed in the sky, in the constellation Aquarius. It will be visible for much of the night, reaching its highest point in the sky around midnight […]