US spaceflight company Moon Express, the first ever private firm to receive government approval for a commercial space mission, has revealed its plans to mine the Moon’s surface by 2020. The mission, named Lunar Outpost, will send robots to mine for water and minerals, followed by another mission, named Harvest Moon, that will bring the samples back to Earth.
The biggest and best solar eclipse in American history is coming soon to a sky near you. On Aug. 21, a total solar eclipse will be visible from coast to […]
Neil Armstrong got his pilot license before driver’s license The first man to set foot on the Moon, Neil Armstrong, born on August 5, 1930, got his pilot’s license at […]
NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson is set to return to Earth from the International Space Station on 2 September 2017, after completing a 288-day mission. Whitson would be returning with her […]
What is the escape velocity of rocket in earth is [A] 10.2 km/sec [B] 11.2 km/sec [C] 12.2 km/sec [D] 13.2 km/sec Answer B) 11.2 km/sec
NASA on Wednesday released a series of stunning images of a raging storm on Jupiter, known as the Great Red Spot, snapped earlier this week as an unmanned probe zipped […]