Outer Space

2010 JO179 – a potential dwarf planet My Article Asgardia – Website My Article 1st Update Satellite Launch Breakthrough Initiatives – a series of programs attempting to find or contact alien species Website My Article Blue Origin – Website My Article Chandrayaan-1 – a failed Indian probe which was rediscovered by NASA My Article Chandrayaan…

Farout, New Caledonia, Amborella, Rocket Lab – 12/19/2018

Space A new dwarf planet, 2018 VG18 Farout, has been discovered at 120 AU (astronomical unit) from the Sun, 120 times farther than our Earth and 3.5 times farther than Pluto. It’s waaaaay out there, like really….farout. You can probably guess where the name came from. The dwarf planet, announced by the International Astronomical Union’s…

Space Findings: Rocket Success (and Failure) & Voyager 1

Orbital ATK Credit: NASA Orbital ATK’s Antares rocket successfully launched from the Wallops Flight Facility and will deliver the Cygnus spacecraft to the ISS in order to resupply them. As another company successfully performing operations in outer space they will become instrumental in the future of spaceflight, aiding in the delivery of important https://scitechdaily.com/orbital-atk-antares-rocket-successfully-launches-from-wallops-flight-facility/ Asgardia’s…

Space Findings #1-20

Most Important Discovery MAJOR NASA DISCOVERY: HABITABLE PLANETS! The Discovery of the TRAPPIST System   Space Findings: Rocket Success (and Failure) & Voyager 1 Orbital ATK SpaceX 2010 JO179 Voyager 1, Still Traveling Kepler-90 System A Satellite Fleet Space Findings: Ghana, Exomoon Ghana in Space Neptune’s Ammonia The First Exomoon Naming Pluto Space Findings: Astronauts,…

Mechanical Menagerie #12: Stronger Than Nukes

Kinetic Bombardment Nuclear weapons. Whatever your opinions you have to admit that they are an extremely dangerous threat to the planet. Even if 20 were to be used the death toll and subsequent fallout would be horrific. At first they started at several kilotons in power but average nuclear weapons have far surpassed them. By…

Alternative Afterlives #1: Elysium

Credit: elysiumspace Elysium Space is a new company with an expertise in a discipline similar to another featured company that I’ve already covered. If you guys remember the Celestis company, they were launching the ashes of the deceased into space so that you could have a space burial. Elysium Space holds the exact same goal,…