Space

November 10, 2020
2019 AstroReality holiday gift guide for space nerds

2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Planetary Science Gifts for Space Geeks

From a young age, we’ve all wanted to become astronauts. It’s basically a rite of passage! If you’re the geeky type, then there’s a fairly good […]
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 29, 2020

International Space Station at 20: Commercialization increases as end of life looms

The International Space Station (ISS) hits 20 years of continuous human habitation this fall, and NASA aims to make the most of the years the orbiting […]
October 29, 2020
Uranus at opposition

Uranus at opposition

Uranus will be well placed in the sky, in the constellation Aries. It will be visible for much of the night, reaching its highest point in the sky around midnight […]
October 28, 2020

NASA’s SOFIA Discovers Water on Sunlit Surface of Moon

NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) has confirmed, for the first time, water on the sunlit surface of the Moon. This discovery indicates that water […]
October 20, 2020
SpaceX Crew-1 mission.

NASA and SpaceX Update Target Launch Date for the Crew-1 Mission to Station

NASA and SpaceX now are targeting 2:40 a.m. EDT Saturday, Oct. 31, for the launch of the agency’s SpaceX Crew-1 mission with astronauts to the International […]
October 20, 2020
OSIRIS-REx spacecraft touches asteroid Bennu

NASA Johnson builds labs to study new asteroid samples, cosmic mysteries

When the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft touches asteroid Bennu, it will capture NASA’s first sample from an asteroid and provide rare specimens for research that scientists hope will […]