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  • View of Earth from Starman's dashboard

    SpaceX Starman Roadster Complete Solar Orbit

    Why Did Elon Musk Send A Tesla Into Space? If you’re the cynical type, you’d answer that question with something like, “Because he has more dollars than sense.” On the other hand, if you’re the optimistic-rainbows-and-unicorns type, you might say...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • Robonaut Returning to ISS.

    NASA’s Humanoid Robonaut Will Return to the ISS Soon, Officials Say Next week, Russia will send FEDOR, their own humanoid robot into space. I mean, we did it back in 2011, but whatevs, we’re not keeping score anymore… right? The...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • Brad Pitt observes space in Ad Astra 1

    NEW Ad Astra Trailer—And It’s Got Commentary!

    Brad Pitt and Director James Gray Talk Story Behind Some Amazing Visuals! I’ve written before about my huge um… excitement… over Brad Pitt’s new space drama Ad Astra. It’s true. I love me some Brad Pitt. I also love me some...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine

    NASA Calls for Independent Review of ISS National Lab

    Jim Bridenstine Calls for “Strategic Pause” and Independent Review of ISS National Laboratory.  NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine announced via Twitter Tuesday night that an independent review of ISS National Lab is coming. This comes just a couple of weeks after...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • Curiosity rover collecting samples

    Scientists Are Concerned About Future Mars Missions

    The Mission to Retrieve Curiosity’s Samples May Be Eating Up Future Funding What happens when you put a bunch of space scientists in a room to talk about funding. Bedlam, that’s what happens. Well, as “bedlam” as a confluence of...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • Diagram of Chandrayaan-2's flight path, orbiting the earth five times before heading to the Moon.

    Chandrayaan-2 Leaves Earth Orbit for the Moon

    India’s Chandrayaan-2 Leaves Earth Orbit. Now it’s headed “Straight to the Moon!” A few weeks ago, India launched Chandrayaan-2, a spacecraft designed to land on the Moon’s south pole and continue exploring that region. In doing so, they joined the...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • The Rocky surface of Bennu

    Asteroid Mining Sites Found on Bennu

    Asteroid Mining For Real, This Time… And No, Bruce Willis and Ben Affleck Aren’t Involved. Out there in the black, a 1600-foot asteroid is speeding toward earth. There’s a 1/24,000 chance that it could hit Earth. That may seem like...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • Star Wars Episode 9 poster

    New Star Wars Theory: An Exercise in Futility

    Episode 9 Will Be What It Will Be, And “Fans” Will Gripe No Matter What. A new star wars theory hit the internets on Sunday that contains some interesting ideas about Luke Skywalker’s upcoming role in the final chapter of...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • Spacewalk photo

    Spacewalk Planned to Install ISS Docking Adapter

    Despite Other Testing Setbacks, NASA Moves One Step Closer to American Space Independence A couple of weeks ago, a SpaceX Dragon capsule docked with the ISS and delivered some slime that got a lot of coverage (because…kids) and a really...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • Artist rendering of the multiverse connected by wormholes

    Supercomputer’s Virtual Universes Further Understanding

    Findings From a Supercomputer’s Virtual Universes Clarify the Vision of Our Own Universe. We’ve all heard of “The Big Bang Theory.” (No, Steve! I’m not talking about Leonard, Sheldon, and Penny!) While it’s adapted and changed a lot since its...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • Oumuamua in all its interstellar alien glory

    Oumuamua and the Aliens: Why All Exploration Matters.

    Much Ado About Oumuamua and the Aliens: In mid-October of 2019, humans discovered an interstellar object in our solar system for the first time. Researchers atop Haleakala, the tallest point on Maui, made the find using the University of Hawaii’s...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • Jupiter as seen from Hubble earlier this year.

    Jupiter Gets Hit By Huge Object! (Photos)

    Our Biggest Gas Giant, Jupiter, Gets Hit By Massive Object Jupiter is huge. Its gravity is just as huge. To give you some perspective of the sizes we’re talking about, let’s do some comparison. That famous Great Red Spot—the magnificent...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • Starship's 9m dome being positioned

    Elon Musk’s Starship Prototype Pics

    SpaceX is Moving Ahead After ‘Starhopper’ Test Success Engineers in Texas and Florida are working on the first full-scale prototypes of Starship, SpaceX’s flagship spacecraft design. Starship represents the next step in the evolution of the company’s long term plan...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • Still shot from the movie "Moon" starring Sam Rockwell

    Would You Want to Live and Work on the Moon?

    Going to the Moon Again Is All the Rage This Summer… …despite President Beeblebrox’s best efforts to keep the message on Mars. To tell the truth, though, either one seems really sexy — but there aren’t many out there who...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • The primary mirrors of the James Webb Space Telescope

    NASA’s Next Space Telescope Hits New Milestone

    NASA’s Next Space Telescope Finally Gets a Win The James Webb Space Telescope is size large. Everything about it is. The physical size is large. NASA’s budget for the project is large. The timetable is large. Even the delays and...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • Image from the core of the Event Horizon ship from the 1997 film

    Event Horizon Series Coming to Amazon Prime

    Bezos’ & Co’s Streaming Service to Revive the Sci-Fi Classic with an Event Horizon Series A new generation of space and sci-fi fans will get a fresh look at a great space flick soon, according to Variety. Paramount Television and Amazon...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • The toughest creature on earth - the tardigrade 1

    Now We Have Moon Tardigrades – Thanks, Israel

    Seriously Though, Thanks, Israel! Now We Have Moon Tardigrades! Back in April, Israel’s Beresheet spacecraft crashed on the Moon. Even though it was a crash landing, the event did make Beresheet the first commercial spacecraft to land on the Moon. Beresheet’s...

    Brandon Humphreys
  • Cage breathes the fresh air

    Space Movie Outlook for 2020 Not So Good

    2019 Is Giving Us Great Space Entertainment; 2020 Doesn’t Look as Hopeful 2019 has already given us Endgame, Spider-Man: Far From Home, and Ad Astra. Before the year is out, it will give us the end to the nine-episode Star Wars Saga. Some...

    Brandon Humphreys