Spacex Launch – Live

Watch Spacex Launch The First 60 Starlink Internet Satellites Into Orbit The first of many missions to establish a megaconstellation of satellites providing global broadband. Elon Musk, SpaceX CEO, wants to bring speedy broadband to the world. Achieving that lofty goal relies on 60 satellites tucked neatly away inside a […]

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Colossal Asteroid Will Approach Earth On Friday

NASA is always keeping an eye on space rocks that get anywhere near Earth, and 2019 has been a relatively calm year in terms of close passes. A recently discovered asteroid is going to make a not-super-close pass of Earth later this week, and while it doesn’t pose much of […]

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NASA Rover Finally Bites the Dust

NASA’s Opportunity, the Mars rover that was built to operate for just three months but kept going and going, rolling across the rocky red soil, was pronounced dead Wednesday, 15 years after it landed on the planet. The six-wheeled vehicle that helped gather critical evidence that ancient Mars might have […]

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Mysterious Long ‘Trash Bag’

A mysterious “empty trash bag” object has been spotted floating above Earth. The satellite is thought to be several meters across but is extremely lightweight, the astronomers who spotted it say. The object is probably a piece of light material, such as metallic foil, that has been left over from […]

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