Celebrate Space With These 5 Blog Posts

October 4, 2016

The United Nations has declared October 4-10 to be World Space Week. Being big fans of space science and technology ourselves, we thought we’d pull together some of our favorite space related blog posts in celebration of the days ahead. From planets to deep space missions, let’s explore the great beyond!

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Everything You Need to Know About Exoplanet Exploration

July 15, 2016

What would it be like to live on a planet with three suns? You’d greet each day with an overwhelmingly beautiful triple sunrise and watch amazing triple sunsets. Well, that’s fun to imagine but it would not really be the case on HD 131399Ab, a newly-discovered exoplanet. A single orbit of HD 131399Ab takes 550 […]

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Everything You Need to Know About NASA’s Juno Space Probe

July 13, 2016

It took five years and covered 1.8 billion miles. On July 4, 2016, the Juno space probe reached its destiny: Jupiter. Its mission is to measure the giant planet’s atmosphere and core in order to understand how the solar system was formed.

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Everything You Need to Know About Mars One

July 11, 2016

We’re used to seeing private enterprise pushing past government-funded scientific research, but when Dutch energy entrepreneur Bas Lansdorp announced he would land colonists on Mars by 2023 with the Mars One mission, geeks of all ages were wowed. Mars One, a Dutch not-for-profit, later pushed the date to land the first four-person team on Mars […]

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7 Things You Didn’t Know Came From NASA Space Technology

April 28, 2016

On October 1, 1958, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) started its operations and since then has been responsible for both manned and unmanned civilian space exploration projects. The federal agency also involves itself in aeronautic and aerospace research. Its commitment to space exploration identified problems that needed solving, whether in health and safety, […]

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