Countdown to First Arab Mission to Mars

The United States’ Mariner 4 spacecraft collected the first close-up photographs of Mars after launch in 1964. They showed lunar-type impact craters. The Soviet Union had several unsuccessful Mars missions during the 1960s, including in 1969, with the failed launch of its Mars probe, Mars 69. The Proton rocket lifted off, but one engine failed. … Read more Countdown to First Arab Mission to Mars

NASA astronauts take spacewalk to upgrade ISS batteries

NASA astronauts Chris Cassidy and Robert Behnken conducted a spacewalk early Wednesday outside of the International Space Station to replace lithium ion batteries for one of the station’s power channels. It lasted for six hours and one minute. Before floating out, Cassidy attached a spare mirror to his sleeve to replace one that came off … Read more NASA astronauts take spacewalk to upgrade ISS batteries

NASA shares timelapse footage of the sun, as SDO watches sun nonstop for 10 years | ABC News

NASA shared timelapse footage of the sun, celebrating their Solar Dynamics Observatory watching the sun nonstop for more than a decade. In 10 years, SDO gathered 425 million images of the sun, according to NASA. https://abcn.ws/3io8fTO SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on … Read more NASA shares timelapse footage of the sun, as SDO watches sun nonstop for 10 years | ABC News

Watch: 10-year timelapse of the sun

Nasa has released a 10-year timelapse video of the sun by taking 425 million high-resolution images every 0.75 seconds in its orbit around Earth. Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and world events, business, sport, lifestyle … Read more Watch: 10-year timelapse of the sun

Lunar Loo challenge: NASA’s search for next space toilet engineer

IN THE PAPERS – Friday, June 26: We take a look at how coronavirus is ravaging Africa’s overstretched medical workforce. Also, the British papers focus on “chaotic” scenes on the Dorset coast as a heatwave prompted thousands to defy social distancing. NASA names its headquarters after Mary Jackson, the agency’s first female black engineer. Finally, NASA has also … Read more Lunar Loo challenge: NASA’s search for next space toilet engineer

NASA headquarters renamed for ‘hidden figure’ | WNT

Mary W. Jackson, NASA’s first Black female engineer, will be honored in the nation’s capital by NASA. WATCH THE FULL EPISODE OF ‘WORLD NEWS TONIGHT’: https://bit.ly/3fZHdjB WATCH OTHER FULL EPISODES OF WORLD NEWS TONIGHT: http://abc.go.com/shows/world-news-tonight WATCH WORLD NEWS TONIGHT ON HULU: https://hulu.tv/33iKepm #WorldNewsTonight #MaryJackson #NASA #HiddenFigures

LIVE: NASA holds briefing ahead of a scheduled spacewalk

NASA holds briefing ahead of a scheduled spacewalk. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ Follow Reuters on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Reuters Follow Reuters on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Reuters Follow Reuters on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/reuters/?hl=en

‘Ring of Fire’ Solar Eclipse of 2020 Dazzles Skywatchers in Pakistan

According to NASA, views of the eclipse will begin in central Africa around 03:50GMT Sunday, then move east through Ethiopia, Yemen, Oman, Pakistan, parts of India, and China. Chiayi City in Taiwan, which is expecting to have “maximum” views of the phenomenon, is holding a public event at a park, where people can observe the … Read more ‘Ring of Fire’ Solar Eclipse of 2020 Dazzles Skywatchers in Pakistan

Asia Set to Get Glimpse of ‘Ring of Fire’ Eclipse, NASA Says

According to NASA, views of the eclipse will begin in central Africa around 03:50GMT Sunday (21 June), then move east through Ethiopia, Yemen, Oman, Pakistan, parts of India, and China. Chiayi City in Taiwan, which is expecting to have “maximum” views of the phenomenon, is holding a public event at a park, where people can … Read more Asia Set to Get Glimpse of ‘Ring of Fire’ Eclipse, NASA Says

From NASA to Covid-19 Social-Distancing Gadget?

A wearable device is helping people maintain safe social distances during the coronavirus pandemic. Proximity Pal is created by Joel Kuperholz and Vignesh Murugan in Melbourne, Australia. Joel’s background is in engineering and Vignesh’s in astrophysics. Together, they co-founded Vimana Tech. “Proximity Pal came about after we received a distress call from a member at … Read more From NASA to Covid-19 Social-Distancing Gadget?

Spectacular fireball blazes across the night sky | ABC News

Scientists say the “jury is still out” about a mysterious green glow that travelled across the sky in the remote West Australian outback early this morning. Night workers on remote sites from Cape Lambert to Hope Downs in the Pilbara saw the bright light just before 1:00am, and many captured it on video. There were … Read more Spectacular fireball blazes across the night sky | ABC News

Kathy Sullivan Becomes First Human to Reach Challenger Deep, Walk in Space

Former NASA astronaut Kathy Sullivan recently became the first woman to reach Challenger Deep, the ocean’s deepest point—36 years after she became the first American woman to walk in space. Now, she’s the only human to have done both.  Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake … Read more Kathy Sullivan Becomes First Human to Reach Challenger Deep, Walk in Space

NASA astronauts reflect on 1st private space launch

ABC News’ transportation correspondent Gio Benitez caught up with NASA veterans Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley from the International Space Station on June 8. SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/abc #NASA #Space #ISS #Astronauts