space and aerospace
184 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

India launches mini space shuttle - BBC News

India launches mini space shuttle - BBC News | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
India launches an unmanned model space shuttle into orbit, joining the race to develop reusable space crafts.
julianfieldenpage's insight:
Share your insight
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

First UK astronaut calls for more Brits in space

First UK astronaut calls for more Brits in space | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
Britain's first astronaut says the UK risks becoming a "backward nation" if the government does not pay to send more people into space.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

EU referendum: Airbus warns Out vote may hit investment - BBC News

EU referendum: Airbus warns Out vote may hit investment - BBC News | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
Airbus, one of the world's largest aerospace firms, writes to its 15,000 UK employees warning about the risks of voting to leave the European Union.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

Mars TGO probe despatched on methane investigation - BBC News

Mars TGO probe despatched on methane investigation - BBC News | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
A joint European and Russian satellite is successfully launched on a path to Mars where it will study the atmosphere for life signatures.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

'Bright flash' seen in skies over Scotland - BBC News

'Bright flash' seen in skies over Scotland - BBC News | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
Sightings of a large, bright flash in the skies over Scotland prompt 999 calls to police in Aberdeen and Inverness.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

Nasa and the amazing space printer

Nasa and the amazing space printer | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
A start-up funded by Nasa is about to launch a 3D printer into space - and its ambitions are huge.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

North Korea fires long-range rocket despite warnings

North Korea fires long-range rocket despite warnings | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
North Korea fires a long-range rocket in defiance of international warnings, saying it successfully placed a satellite in orbit.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

UK floods: Drone provides researchers with unique data

UK floods: Drone provides researchers with unique data | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
Images from an unmanned aerial vehicle suggest excessive management of floodplains limit their ability to hold water and slow the flow of floodwater.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

Tim Peake set for historic spacewalk - BBC News

Tim Peake set for historic spacewalk - BBC News | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
Tim Peake is set to carry out the first ever spacewalk by an astronaut representing the UK.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

SpaceX rocket in historic upright landing

SpaceX rocket in historic upright landing | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
US company SpaceX lands an unmanned rocket upright after putting satellites into orbit - the first time such a feat has been accomplished.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

New Shepard: Bezos claims success on second spaceship flight

New Shepard: Bezos claims success on second spaceship flight | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
The Amazon.com entrepreneur Jeff Bezos flies his New Shepard spaceship again, and this time proclaims a complete success.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

BAE invests in space engine firm Reaction Engines

BAE invests in space engine firm Reaction Engines | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
BAE Systems buys a 20% stake in a company developing a radical engine that could propel aircraft into space.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

Hubble takes super-snap of Mars 

Hubble takes super-snap of Mars  | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
The Hubble Space Telescope produces another of its stunning portraits of Mars, as the planet lines up with the Earth and the Sun.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

Second EU radar Sentinel satellite launches

Second EU radar Sentinel satellite launches | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
The European Space Agency launches a second radar satellite into the EU's new Sentinel constellation, to acquire a complete map of the Earth every six days.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

Japanese satellite Hitomi: Lost in space? - BBC News

Japanese satellite Hitomi: Lost in space? - BBC News | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
Dozens of Japanese engineers and scientists are scrambling to save an X-ray satellite - and more than a quarter of a billion dollars of investment - tumbling out of control in space.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

Astronaut twin Scott Kelly returns after year in space - BBC News

Astronaut twin Scott Kelly returns after year in space - BBC News | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
US astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko touch down safely in Kazakhstan after almost a year in space.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

Large space rock burns up over Atlantic - BBC News

Large space rock burns up over Atlantic - BBC News | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
The biggest fireball since the Chelyabinsk explosion has plunged through the atmosphere over the Atlantic Ocean.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

Tim Peake demonstrates gyroscope-stabilisation

Tim Peake demonstrates gyroscope-stabilisation | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
Watch astronaut Tim Peake demonstrate how gyro-stabilisation is used to allow greater control on the International Space Station.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

Black holes explained in 90 seconds

Black holes explained in 90 seconds | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
A short animated explanation of black holes with Prof Stephen Hawking.
julianfieldenpage's insight:

if you are in a black hole - don't give up - there may be a way out says Professor Hawking!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

Hawking: Humans at risk of lethal 'own goal'

Hawking: Humans at risk of lethal 'own goal' | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
Humanity is at risk from a series of dangers of our own making, according to Prof Stephen Hawking.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

Tim Peake begins historic spacewalk

Tim Peake begins historic spacewalk | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
Tim Peake embarks on the first ever spacewalk by an astronaut representing the UK.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

Northern Lights: Norfolk time-lapse of Aurora Borealis

Northern Lights: Norfolk time-lapse of Aurora Borealis | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
The Northern Lights were spotted across parts of England on Sunday.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

Tim Peake: UK astronaut set for space milestone

Tim Peake: UK astronaut set for space milestone | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
UK astronaut Tim Peake is ready to make his landmark flight to the International Space Station.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by julianfieldenpage
Scoop.it!

NASA chief: Time to clean up all that space junk | Fox News

NASA chief: Time to clean up all that space junk | Fox News | space and aerospace | Scoop.it
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden warns that too little is being done to remove debris from space, an issue that has drawn plenty of attention this week after an unknown object made a fiery entry into Earth’s atmosphere.
more...
No comment yet.