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Black hole emits humongous energy burst - Christian Science Monitor

Black hole emits humongous energy burst - Christian Science Monitor | current space news | Scoop.it
Christian Science MonitorBlack hole emits humongous energy burstChristian Science MonitorBy SPACE.com Staff, SPACE.com / May 2, 2012 At left is an optical view of M83.
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How to Take Great Pictures in Space

How to Take Great Pictures in Space | current space news | Scoop.it
It might not be very applicable to the vast majority of photographers, but NASA astronaut Captain Alan Pointdexter has written up a fascinating article over on Luminous Landscape in which he shares advice about doing ...
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1st private cargo run to space station delayed - Home » Other ...

1st private cargo run to space station delayed - Home » Other ... | current space news | Scoop.it
The first commercial cargo run to the International Space Station has been delayed again for more software testing.
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Long Space Missions May Harm Astronauts' Eyes - US News and World Report

Long Space Missions May Harm Astronauts' Eyes - US News and World Report | current space news | Scoop.it
Studying effects of microgravity could improve understanding of 'intracranial hypertension' cases (MRI scans reveal changes in the eyes and brains of astronauts....IHRF's co-founder, Dr.
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Astrium UK picked to build Solar Orbiter spacecraft - Spaceflight Now

Astrium UK picked to build Solar Orbiter spacecraft - Spaceflight Now | current space news | Scoop.it
Spaceflight NowAstrium UK picked to build Solar Orbiter spacecraftSpaceflight NowBY STEPHEN CLARK The European Space Agency's Solar Orbiter spacecraft, due for launch in early 2017, will be built in Britain under a $400 million contract signed...
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Celestial Paternity Test: Moon is Earth's Child : Discovery News

Celestial Paternity Test: Moon is Earth's Child : Discovery News | current space news | Scoop.it
The Earth is the moon's single mother, according to a new "paternity test" done on Apollo lunar rock samples. (Did you know that the moon is the child of the earth?!
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Recommended: Scotch in space! (A wee drop) - msnbc.com (blog)

Recommended: Scotch in space! (A wee drop) - msnbc.com (blog) | current space news | Scoop.it
TopNews United StatesRecommended: Scotch in space! (A wee drop)msnbc.com (blog)Quantum fluctuations in science, space and society, from quarks to Hubble and Mars. Served up by Alan Boyle, msnbc.com science editor.
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North Korea's Space Threat: It's Scarier Than You Think - TIME

North Korea's Space Threat: It's Scarier Than You Think - TIME | current space news | Scoop.it
CTV.caNorth Korea's Space Threat: It's Scarier Than You ThinkTIMEThe idea of North Korea aiming for space — and having the missile muscle to get there — has led to the usual hair-on-fire panic in east Asia and a more measured but very real angst in...
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World News - LIVE Chat: Ask NBC News' space expert your ...

World News - LIVE Chat: Ask NBC News' space expert your ... | current space news | Scoop.it
The five-day window for the launch of a North Korean rocket mounted with an observation satellite opened Thursday as the rest of the world waits to see if Pyongyang will defy international warnings and go ahead with the ...
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Space station crew excitedly awaits private spaceship visit - msnbc.com

Space station crew excitedly awaits private spaceship visit - msnbc.com | current space news | Scoop.it
msnbc.comSpace station crew excitedly awaits private spaceship visitmsnbc.comThe three astronauts living on the International Space Station are ready to usher in a new era at their orbiting home: the first arrival of a privately built spacecraft.
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European Space Agency to explore Jupiter's moons - Christian Science Monitor

European Space Agency to explore Jupiter's moons - Christian Science Monitor | current space news | Scoop.it
BBC NewsEuropean Space Agency to explore Jupiter's moonsChristian Science MonitorThe ESA has given the go-ahead for a solar-powered space probe that will examine the icy Jovian moons of Ganymede and Europa, along with Jupiter's upper atmosphere.
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'Supermoon' coming this Saturday

'Supermoon' coming this Saturday | current space news | Scoop.it
The full moon coincides with perigee, the point when the moon is closest to Earth.
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Agriculture enters space age - Daily News & Analysis

Agriculture enters space age - Daily News & Analysis | current space news | Scoop.it
IBNLive.comAgriculture enters space ageDaily News & AnalysisBy DNA Correspondent | Place: Chennai | Agency: DNA Indian agriculture, flood control operations and environment management entered the space age on Thursday with the launch of RISAT-1.
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Look Up! Saturn Opposes the Sun : Discovery News

Look Up! Saturn Opposes the Sun : Discovery News | current space news | Scoop.it
Astronomer Mark Thompson shares his passion for the ringed planet, exposing some of its most enduring mysteries. (Look Up!
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The NASTAR Center Announces Advanced Space Training; A Two-Day Course

The NASTAR Center Announces Advanced Space Training; A Two-Day Course | current space news | Scoop.it
  Southampton, PA, USA. April 9, 2012 - The NASTAR ® Center , the premier commercial aerospace training and research center in the world, debuts its newest space training course. "Advanced Space Training" ...
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Active Moons in Outer Space | Britannica Blog

Active Moons in Outer Space | Britannica Blog | current space news | Scoop.it
There are over 60 moons orbiting the planets of the solar system. Before scientists sent spacecraft to explore these unique worlds, they were expected to be very boring objects. But as research has shown, moons aren't boring ...
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Retired Space Shuttle to Hitch a Ride to US Capital - Voice of America

Retired Space Shuttle to Hitch a Ride to US Capital - Voice of America | current space news | Scoop.it
Bay News 9Retired Space Shuttle to Hitch a Ride to US CapitalVoice of AmericaApril 12, 2012 Retired Space Shuttle to Hitch a Ride to US Capital Suzanne Presto | Washington, DC NASA's space shuttle Discovery has traveled more than 238 million kilometers...
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Yuri Gagarin, First Man In Space, Celebrated On 'Yuri's Night,' April 12 - Huffington Post

Yuri Gagarin, First Man In Space, Celebrated On 'Yuri's Night,' April 12 - Huffington Post | current space news | Scoop.it
RedOrbitYuri Gagarin, First Man In Space, Celebrated On 'Yuri's Night,' April 12Huffington PostTo mark the groundbreaking flight of Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin in 1961, space geeks worldwide will revel at themed parties, and a filmmaker will tweet...
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