Category: Science

Interviews, spotlights and essays from the brightest minds in the world.

A closer look at distant nebulas

The Helix Nebula is a large planetary nebula located in the constellation Aquarius. This object is one of the closest to the Earth of all the bright planetary nebulae.

/ June 19, 2017

Getting NASA back on its feet

It's time to get the once-thriving space agency back to it's glory days, when it captured that great American adventurous spirit. Science is the future, after all.

/ June 19, 2017

James Webb Space Telescope

JWST's capabilities will enable a broad range of investigations across the fields of astronomy and cosmology. When this thing goes live in 2018, watch out!

/ June 19, 2017

Curiosity mission extended indefinitely

Curiosity‍‍'​‍s design will serve as the basis for the planned Mars 2020 rover. In December 2012, Curiosity‍‍'​‍s two-year mission was extended indefinitely.

/ June 19, 2017

United States enters the space race

The Space Race has left a legacy of Earth communications and weather satellites, and continuing human space presence on the International Space Station.

/ June 19, 2017

Hubble Space Telescope turns 25

This school-bus sized hunk of metal and glass is responsible for some of humanity's greatest discoveries. Let's take a look at 25 years of Hubble Space Telescope.

/ June 19, 2017