The Extraction of useful materials on asteroids may seem like something out of the ordinary, but in fact companies and even some governments are already seriously considering this possibility.
After a month in orbit, the U.
We are United by one common passion: a love of science.
The Journey to Mars is being discussed everywhere.
The international space station is the most expensive structure built by humans — and in just six years, it may not be: it will fall into the Pacific ocean.
The Company Planetary Resources, which attracted the attention of Google co-founder Larry page for his idea of mining in space so much that he decided to become one of its main investors, took another step towards the main objective.
The United States is Now heavily dependent on Russian RD-180 engines, used to launch rockets Atlas-5, and it worries the American government.
Aerospace company Boeing and SpaceX will start bringing astronauts to the ISS next year.
Despite the fact that humanity is not so often flies into space, and space exploration is slower than many would like, in orbit of our planet have accumulated a lot of debris that interferes with how the satellites and can cause damage to spacecraft.
For many, the first landing on the moon marked the transition of humanity into a new era of space exploration, but that fame will fade into the background after the next step in the conquest of space – landing on Mars.
Winter is coming.
The Inhabitants of planet Earth were able to watch a movie 9 Dec (premiere in Russia took place on 14 December).
ESA has developed a new model of small CubeSat satellites, is able to change orbit with a butane engines installed in their buildings.
According to the latest data, for the existence of the space industry in orbit was visited only by 559 people.
Jeff Raymond is still waiting for a call from NASA inviting them to join the expedition to Mars.
After a hundred years since the first landing on the moon space Agency NASA hopes (hopes, not plans) to send a research probe to study the nearest neighboring star system — alpha Centauri.
A Few weeks ago Elon Musk announced that within the first test launch of the carrier rocket, the Falcon Heavy as the payload will use its own "cherry" electric car Tesla Roadster.