Aerospace Technologies

Something Very Weird Is Currently Flying Through Our Solar System

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.09.2017 | UK Tech

NASA’s Hubble telescope has spotted something hurtling through our solar system that honestly feels more at home in a science fiction novel than rea...

Six People Just Spent Eight Months Living On 'Mars'

Press Association | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.09.2017 | UK Tech

Could you live on Mars? Six people including a British man decided to ask themselves that question, agreeing to spend eight months in isolation inside...

7 Incredible Discoveries Made By NASA's Cassini Spacecraft

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.09.2017 | UK Tech

After almost twenty years in space, Cassini’s adventure will be coming to an end today as it finally runs out of fuel and intentionally plunges into...

If You Do One Thing Today Watch Elon Musk's Amazing SpaceX Blooper Reel

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 14.09.2017 | UK Tech

Elon Musk has shared a truly glorious piece of internet content in the form of a ‘blooper reel’ of all the failed SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket landings....

China Claims To Have Built A Version Of NASA's 'Impossible Engine' That Uses NO Fuel

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 13.09.2017 | UK Tech

The USSR-USA space race might be history, but China has confirmed that NASA still has some serious competition as it may have successfully created its...

Jupiter's Version Of The Northern Lights Have Got Scientists Utterly Baffled

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 07.09.2017 | UK Tech

Jupiter’s beautiful auroras (or northern lights) function in much the same way as the northern lights here on Earth, except when they don’t. In a ...

These Facts About Voyager's 40 Year Journey Will Absolutely Blow Your Mind

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.09.2017 | UK Tech

On the 5 September 1977 NASA’s Voyager 1 spacecraft was launched into space. It was designed to to explore the major planets of our solar system in ...

NASA Unveils Its First Spaceplane Since The Shuttle

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 25.08.2017 | UK Tech

Since the retirement of the Space Shuttle, NASA has never stopped looking for a way to safely bring back the reusable space plane. Well that search is...

Elon Musk Has Revealed The SpaceX Space Suit

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 25.08.2017 | UK Tech

Elon Musk has shared the very first picture of SpaceX’s own space suit and we have to say, we’re sold. A post shared by Elon Musk (@elonmusk) o...

The International Space Station Totally Photobombed The Eclipse

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 22.08.2017 | UK Tech

Everyone loves to be centre of attention, and it seems the International Space Station is no different after it decided it wasn’t content being outd...

NASA Is Spoiling Us With This Achingly Beautiful Image Of Jupiter

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.08.2017 | UK Tech

While NASA’s Cassini spacecraft might be on a collision course with Saturn we’re happy to report that its Juno spacecraft is still absolutely brin...

Cassini Has Completed The First Of Its Thrilling Ultra-Close Flybys Of Saturn

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 14.08.2017 | UK Tech

The Cassini spacecraft has carried out one of its closest ever flybys of the gas giant Saturn marking the start of the probe’s final mission. The NA...

A Revelation About TRAPPIST-1's Age Could Spell Bad News For Finding Alien Life

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 14.08.2017 | UK Tech

When TRAPPIST-1′s discovery was revealed by NASA earlier this year its seven potentially habitable planets seemed like the solar system we had all b...

Watch Martian Clouds Fly Over The Surface Of The Red Planet

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.08.2017 | UK Tech

Mars might have the reputation of being a barren dust-filled planet but the reality is actually very different. There is, in fact, weather on Mars, an...

Researchers Have Discovered Two Potential 'Super Earths' Just 12 Light Years Away

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.08.2017 | UK Tech

A team of scientists have discovered what they believe to be two large Earth-like planets orbiting a star just 12-light-years away. The team, led by r...

NASA Has Probably The Coolest Job Opening We've Ever Seen

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.08.2017 | UK Tech

Ok it’s time. All those years of training are finally going to pay off and you can take your rightful place within NASA as the hero this planet need...

Incredible Video Shows The Aurora Passing Over Saturn

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 01.08.2017 | UK Tech

NASA has captured a pretty extraordinary video of Saturn’s southern aurora using its Cassini spacecraft. While the footage might be grainy, and in b...

NASA Are One Step Closer To Proving Life Can Exist On Titan

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 31.07.2017 | UK Tech

NASA’s scientists have made a major discovery that brings us one step closer to proving life can exist on Saturn’s moon Titan. They’ve found evi...

The Moon Has Large Water Deposits Hidden Under Its Surface, Contrary To What We All Believed

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 25.07.2017 | UK Tech

The moon is concealing large deposits of water trapped under its surface, despite scientists previously believing it had been totally dried out on for...

Astronomers Finally Know What Caused A Strange Radio Signal From Space

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 24.07.2017 | UK Tech

Scientists from the Arecibo Observatory have finally found what they believe is the cause of a mysterious radio signal that was picked up during one o...

11 Proofs That The Apollo Moon Landings Were NOT Fake

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 21.07.2017 | UK Tech

Neil Armstrong walked on the Moon on 21 July 1969. So did Buzz Aldrin. So did 10 other people after that. Humans have been to the Moon. Despite this f...

Google Street View Now Lets You Explore The International Space Station

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.07.2017 | UK Tech

It’s finally here. You can now explore the International Space Station through Google’s Street View. You’ll be able to take a 360-degree virtual...

Japan's New Space Robot Brings Us One Step Closer To HAL 9000

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.07.2017 | UK Tech

While robots down on Earth are revolting against their human masters, another robot has just started a PR mission in space. This is the Int-Ball which...

Astronomers Detect A Strange Signal From A Quiet System Just 11 Light-Years Away

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.07.2017 | UK Tech

Several months ago, scientists from the Arecibo Observatory picked up a strange radio signal that left them baffled. The signal appeared as part of a ...

These Are The First Close-Up Pictures Of Jupiter's Great Red Spot

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.07.2017 | UK Tech

NASA’s Juno spacecraft has just sent back the very first close-up pictures of Jupiter’s largest and most impressive storm, the Great Red Spot. In ...