Category: Science

NASA Busts woman attempting to sell her chunk of moon 0

NASA Busts woman attempting to sell her chunk of moon

NASA agent officials said, An American woman is currently being questioned after a sting operation picked her up following her attempts to sell what she was a rare piece of moon rock for $1.7 million was detained when her would-be buyer turned out …
Astronomers Make ‘Exciting’ Discovery 0

Astronomers Make ‘Exciting’ Discovery

Are these planets without orbits? Astronomers have found 10 potential planets as massive as Jupiter wandering through a slice of the Milky Way galaxy, following either very wide orbits or no orbit at all. And scientists think they are more common t…
The First Habitable Planet Found? 0

The First Habitable Planet Found?

Scientists may be just steps from discovering the first habitable planet beyond our own. Gliese 581d, a planet orbiting the red-dwarf star Gliese, may be the first real candidate for human expansion. That is, if it didn’t take 3,000 lifetimes to…
India launches Resourcesat-2, two other satellites 0

India launches Resourcesat-2, two other satellites

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), April 20 (IANS) In a boost to India’s remote sensing capability, the PSLV C-16 rocket Wednesday launched Resourcesat-2 and two other satellites from the spaceport here. On a bright morning at 10.12 a.m., the Indian …
2 Billion Alien Earths Could Exist In Our Galaxy 0

2 Billion Alien Earths Could Exist In Our Galaxy

A new study by the scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, CA suggests that one out of every 37 to one out of every 70 sun-like stars may have an Earth-like planet in it’s orbit, according to Space.com. These planets are at such…
Top 20 Green Tech Ideas 0

Top 20 Green Tech Ideas

When environmental history is written, 2010 could be seen a disaster for the clean technology industry. The year dawned just after the disappointment that was December’s U.N. global warming summit in Copenhagen, where the nations of the world faile…
NASA Messenger Spacecraft Orbiting Mercury 0

NASA Messenger Spacecraft Orbiting Mercury

For the first time, Earth has a regular orbiting eye-in-the-sky spying on the solar system’s smallest and strangest planet, Mercury. NASA’s spacecraft called Messenger successfully veered into a pinpoint orbit Thursday night after a 6 1/2-year t…
First Robo-Astronaut Freed In Space 0

First Robo-Astronaut Freed In Space

The first humanoid robot ever launched into space is finally free. Astronauts at the International Space Station unpacked Robonaut on Tuesday, 2 1/2 weeks after its arrival via shuttle Discovery. NASA broadcast the humorous unveiling ceremony We…
Supermoon on Saturday Night 0

Supermoon on Saturday Night

On Saturday night (19th March, 2011), people will see the largest moon (Supermoon) in the sky after almost 2 decade. It will happen when moon gets much closer to the earth. On Saturday, the moon will come 8 perc…
NASA Refused Alien Fossils in Meteorites 0

NASA Refused Alien Fossils in Meteorites

Recently, Alien microfossils have been found by NASA’s well respected astrobiologist Dr. Richard Hoover in meteorites called CI1 carbonaceous chondrites on earth. NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center’s astrobiolog…