Tagged: Space

Warp speed anyone? 1

Warp speed anyone?

NASA unveils its futuristic warp drive starship! Well here it is… NASA scientist and Advanced Propulsion Team Lead, Harold White, is in charge of the space agency’s efforts to see if a faster-than-light or...

How NASA might build its very first warp drive 0

How NASA might build its very first warp drive

Source: io9 This is an older story but I had to share this!! A few months ago, physicist Harold White stunned the aeronautics world when he announced that he and his team at NASA...

Biggest Solar Storm Since 2005 0

Biggest Solar Storm Since 2005

Source: Gizmodo There’s a solar Coronal Mass Ejection travelling towards us at 1,400 miles per second, the largest solar storm since 2005. It will hit Earth around 9am Eastern Time, causing fluctuations on the...

Scientists Discover Huge Martian Water Deposit 0

Scientists Discover Huge Martian Water Deposit

Source: Gizmodo The European Space Agency’ Mars Express spacecraft has discovered “large volumes of water ice” hiding only 65 feet underground the red planet’s surface, in the Phlegra Montes mountain range. It could be...

Blast of plasma to hit Earth 0

Blast of plasma to hit Earth

Here is an interesting piece of information… Tomorrow a massive plasma flair is due to hit our atmosphere. It is said that this could affect various wireless communications including cell phone reception. “On August...

520-day simulated mission to Mars 0

520-day simulated mission to Mars

Leave it to Russia to start a 6 person simulation to Mars. Although they are not really going anywhere the simulation will help provide a better understanding of how the mission will go.