TechRise Student Challenge

The TechRise Student Challenge has now opened for submissions from students in grades 6 through 12, challenging student teams to design experiments to launch on a suborbital spaceflight. The challenge is open until November 3rd, check out more details here:… Read More »

New Black Hole Simulation

Check out this simulation scientists created to speculate how black holes form and feed in deep space:… Read More »

Commercial Spaceflight & Passenger Health

With commercial spaceflight seemingly on the horizon, many are wondering what passengers will need to do to maintain optimal health while traveling through space. Interested? Read this article from… Read More »

Ancient life on Mars?

Could evidence of ancient life on Mars have been erased by brine? The Curiosity rover makes some surprising discoveries on its mission. Read more here:… Read More »

Spacewalk Insights

Ever wondered what it takes to do a spacewalk? Check out this article and find out:… Read More »

Supersonic Flight Options to Become Available

Would you fly in an airplane traveling faster than the speed of sound? You just might be in luck! United Airlines has laid plans to add Boom Supersonic aircraft to its passenger airliner fleets, offering faster speeds for travelers. Read more here:… Read More »

NASA to Return to Venus

With NASA recently announcing a campaign featuring two future missions to Venus, you might be wondering why space exploration is putting the focus back on Earth’s sister planet – check out this article for a history of past exploration to Venus, as well as a look into why the upcoming missions are so important.… Read More »

NASA & Climate Change

NASA is prioritizing climate change in its new Earth-focused missions aimed at enhancing climate resilience and gathering more vital information about how climate change impacts our planet. Read more about this push to expand how we understand climate change here:… Read More »

Space Debris Removal Initiative

As humans continue to venture on missions to space, space junk and debris continue to pile up in the cosmos. Recognizing space junk as a potential danger to satellites and other in-orbit objects, the European Space Agency has just announced that it will embark on a space debris removal mission in 2025. Read more here:… Read More »

Long March 5B Core Stage Falling Unpredictably Back to Earth

China accidentally sent a mission launcher into orbit along with the first module for their space station – now it’s slowly and unpredictably falling back to Earth over the next week or so. Huge rocket looks set for uncontrolled reentry following Chinese space station launch… Read More »