Looks like the science dress revolution is happening (about time!). I know I would have to sell my own house in order to afford one of these, but just looking at these outfits from Valentino's Pre-Fall 2015 collection is setting my space princess heart aflutter. The boots! The gowns! The capes! If I had an awards show to go to, I know what I'd be wearing.Read More
Down in front!
A "mountain-size" asteroid is passing by the Earth right now, and we'd all be able to see it if the snow weren't ruining our lives.Read More
Not to be confused with 200X, the year of Dr. Light.
The United Nations has named 2015 the International Year of Light, which includes light-based technologies—even ones that see things that humans can't. So, NASA has released some amazing new image composites of objects in space for all of us to ogle.Read More
It's just lonely up there, OK?
Did you do your homework today? Well Curiosity loves you for it, you wonderful nerd, because it could use some company. Have fun laughing at all those slackers from Mars.Read More
Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo suborbital spaceplane crashed during its fourth powered flight test last year, but they're still in the space tourism game, and a second SpaceShipTwo is nearing completion.Read More
So a lot like Pluto, right? Shots fired!
The dwarf planet Ceres is the largest object in our solar system's asteroid belt—in between Mars and Jupiter—at about 2,850,000 square kilometers of surface area. NASA's Dawn mission is approaching Ceres for a rendezvous in the coming months, and it's now close enough to give us a close up look at the object.Read More
Curiosity Rover Preparing to Snort Mars Crystals Before Undergoing Major Software Update; Is Total Badass
Rock and rove.
Look out, Martians! Crystal-guzzling robot in the house!Read More
Beagle 2! Oh, we haven't seen Beagle 2 in yeeeears!
The UK's Beagle 2 lander, which has been missing for 11 years, was just found on the surface of Mars and is now officially safe from the clutches of any alien invaders and their cheap voodoo.Read More
In space, we can all hear you, thanks to the microphones that you brought along.
Did you know that NASA, yes NASA, has a Soundcloud account, and that they've filled it with some of the most amazing and historically significant sounds in American space exploration?Read More
Once again proving that lots of people will blow a bunch of money on space thrillers while not enough people pay attention to the real one happening above our heads, the International Space Station woke up to some problems early this morning.Read More