Britain's latest Antarctic research station is being unveiled 100 years after Capt. Robert Falcon Scott's Antarctic expeditions. Teams worked in freezing conditions to create 'Halley VI', located 10-thousand miles from the United Kingdom.
TheStreet (Sep. 15, 2015) Imagine if anyone could buy a ticket to space? Amazon CEO and Founder Jeff Bezos is on a mission to make that happen. He announced Tuesday that his aerospace company Blue Origin is planning to build ... watch video
AP (July 1, 2016) A Russian cargo space ship briefly undocked from the International Space Station early Friday. It re-docked less than an hour later. The space station was testing a new manual docking system. (July ... watch video
AFP (Dec. 14, 2015) British astronaut Tim Peake, American Tim Kopra and Russian Yuri Malenchenko will blast off from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on board a Soyuz rocket for a six-month mission to the ... watch video
AFP (June 18, 2016) A three-man crew, including British astronaut Tim Peake, land in the Kazakh steppe after completing a six-month mission at the International Space Station (ISS).
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AFP (June 21, 2016) British astronaut Tim Peake has landed back on Earth after spending six months on the International Space Station (ISS) and is now looking forward to having some family time -- although his next ... watch video
Oct. 19, 2016 After the first direct detection of gravitational waves that was announced last February by the LIGO Scientific Collaboration and made news all over the world, two researchers set out to test whether ... read more
Oct. 19, 2016 After investigating the upper atmosphere of the Red Planet for a full Martian year, NASA's MAVEN mission has determined that the escaping water does not always go gently into ... read more
Oct. 19, 2016 Stern said that Pluto's complex, layered atmosphere is hazy and appears to be mostly free of clouds, but the team has spied a handful of potential clouds in images taken with ... read more
Oct. 13, 2016 Researchers have developed a rocket motor concept that could pave the way for CubeSats zooming across space. These small, low-cost satellites are an easy way for scientists ... read more
Oct. 13, 2016 New research reveals how a single warming event in Antarctica may be an indication of future ecosystem changes. Stationed in East Antarctica's McMurdo Dry Valleys -- a polar desert that's ... read more
June 13, 2012 Scientists have published the first continent-wide assessment of the Antarctic's biogeography, and propose that the landmass should be divided into 15 distinct conservation regions to protect ... read more