Astronomers from the Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy in Germany (Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy) found traces of water in the galaxy from Earth several billion light years away.
According to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the agency will have to delay the launch of the largest robotic Mars project, the cost of which may exceed your budget by a few hundred million dollars.
Hubble Space Telescope of the U.S.National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), made the first shot (in the visual spectrum) of the planet, orbiting a star outside the solar system.
Giant Black Widow is hiding somewhere in the Milky Way, emitting streams of deadly radiation.
In the Sunday, October 19th at 13:47 EST on NASA successfully launched a space probe IBEX (Interstellar Boundary Explorer mission), designed to study the interstellar external borders.
NASA Phoenix Mars rover has survived a sandstorm, which caused a temporary drop in voltage across the board due to lack of sunlight. The team continues to explore the northern plains of the Red Planet.
On Thursday, China successfully launched into orbit astronaut team of three people to run the country’s first spacewalk. This will be the first major breakthrough since the first flight of a Chinese citizen into space in 2003.
ESA (the European Space Agency, ESA) said on Friday about the successful flight around the probe Rosetta asteroid Steins, at a distance of more than 400 million kilometers from Earth.
NASA Opportunity rover has successfully climbed out of Victoria Crater, which it studied for nearly a year.
It is believed that a solar flare - a sudden change in the brightness of the solar chromosphere, which greatly relieved when energy stored in twisted magnetic fields (usually above sunspots).
It is known that in 2020 the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has planned to fly to the moon.
"Put the asparagus in a pot filled with Martian soil, and the asparagus will grow" - stunned the world with his statement academics.
NASA team of technicians conducting final testing of shock module (impactor) unit LCROSS (Lunar CRater Observation and Sensing Satellite), on which great hopes in the search for water on the moon.
Phoenix Mars rover took the Martian soil. More precisely - for finding it favorable for the existence of life elements. On Friday, he took a handful of soil analysis at the North Pole.
Attracted the attention of scientists highly unusual ring around the remains of an exploded star SGR 1900 +14.
Not so long ago, anyone who claims that he saw a flash of light on the Moon, professional astronomers would have looked with great suspicion.
The lander NASA "Phoenix" (NASA’s Phoenix Mars Lander) is preparing for the end of their long journey to the Red Planet.
April 30, 2008 NASA-funded researchers have published a new four-dimensional computer model of Earth’s ionosphere.
Student from Germany, from the fault of scientists was able to refute the calculations of NASA, concerning the probability of a collision with Earth asteroid Apophis (Apophis).
With the new technique, two NASA scientists were able to detect the smallest ever found black holes in the universe.
The Hubble Space Telescope first detected the organic molecule in the atmosphere of a planet orbiting a star outside the solar system. This is a significant discovery is a very important step in the search for signs of life on exoplanets.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has received high-quality images of the moon’s south pole, the same place where the building is supposed landing site for future lunar missions.
Diamonds - rare on Earth, but in space, their countless. Scientists from NASA Ames Research Center have decided to look for cosmic diamond with infrared sensors telescope Spitzer.
At the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in Boston recently studied the new data obtained from the satellite Swift (NASA), as well as the results of a global network of ground-based telescopes.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has asked the international community to propose a new name for its large cosmic gamma-ray telescope GLAST (Gamma-ray Large Area Space Telescope), which is set to launch in mid-2008.
For four months, Opportunity, rover NASA, conducted research on rock surfaces in the so-called "Duck Bay" ("Duck Bay") - the western part of the crater Victoria (Victoria Crater).
The concept of an inflatable module housing for the life of astronauts on the moon has long been developed in NASA. And now, the agency has decided to test his creation in harsh Antarctic conditions.
Space observatory Chandra (Chandra X-ray Observatory, NASA) recently provided the most significant evidence that many supermassive black holes are rotating at high speed.
Four years ago, the spacecraft NASA Stardust, chasing a comet, collected cosmic dust particles spewing its core.
Astronomers observe the trajectory of the asteroid 2007 WD5, which should at the beginning of next year to cross the orbital path of Mars.
India has officially stated that next year it plans to launch to the moon your own robot.
November 28, 2007, astronomers using the Chandra X-ray Observatory (Chandra), discovered one of the fastest stars ever found a man in space.
Question: How can I return to Earth launch vehicle weighing nearly 100 tons, after he will bring cargo into orbit and send it to the moon? The simple answer is: very carefully and gently!
Usually comets are like barely visible vague circles in the night sky. To see the comet, you need a good star chart or a telescope that can independently detect the object and turn in his direction.
Luda early 2007, the Mojave Desert (Mojave) lit up the dazzling flame emanating from the nozzle of the rocket engine of a supernova.
All of us every day use of plastic bags for disposal. We are so used to them that have no idea how you can use them for other purposes. But who would have thought that the humble garbage bag can play a key role in the mission to Mars?
SETI @ home - a free screensaver that analyzes the data of astronomical observatories involved in the search for extraterrestrial life forms, brings together hundreds of thousands of PCs around the world.
Australian scientists have developed a new biosphere, which in the future will help astronauts to colonize the moon and Mars. Self-sufficiency of this development is 90-95% and can save many millions of dollars on shipping caterer.
In space, found a system with two suns (HD 113766), in which, it seems, there are active processes of planet formation, very similar to our Earth.
In space, a huge number of tiny meteors and space debris pose a threat to spacecraft.