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  • Possible Methane Sources and Sinks
    NASA reverses itself on methane and possible life on Mars
    Yesterday was a good day for those proposing that extraterrestrial life currently exists on Mars. In a Dec. 16 paper published in the journal Science, NASA says that significant methane levels were detected by the Curiosity Rover over a two month...
  • MAVEN
    Atmospheric loss on Mars being identified by MAVEN mission scientists
    Key features about the loss of Mars' atmosphere to space over time are beginning to be discovered using early data obtained by newest NASA orbiter.The NASA Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) mission achieved orbit on Sept. 21 and...
  • Orion, Apollo and Mankind's Future in Space
    Orion, Apollo, and Mankind's Future in Space
    The recent success of the test flight of the Orion manned space capsule, as well as the upcoming rendezvous of the New Horizons spacecraft with planet, dwarf planet, or whatever Pluto, has the promise of revitalizing not only this country’s...
  • Curiosity rover finds new evidence that Mars once had water
    Curiosity rover finds new evidence that Mars once had water
    It was 2005 when a European space probe first found evidence that there was water on Mars. 9 years later NASA's Curiosity Rover made a startling discovery which suggests that not only was there water, but enough water to affect the landscape...
  • Orion Logo
    Orion Takes To the Air and Lands Safely
    I witnessed history today at the Space View Park built and furnished with monuments to space history ran by the Space Walk of Fame Foundation and Museum Staff in Titusville Florida which is directly across the Indian River inlet from NASA KSC on...
  • Orion spacecraft makes a splash with successful second launch
    Orion spacecraft makes a splash with successful second launch
    For many in the space industry Mars is the next major goal for human space exploration, and NASA’s Orion spacecraft is the means of getting there. On Friday, NASA showed that it means business as the Orion deep space capsule managed to reach...
  • The United Launch Alliance Delta 4 rocket carrying NASA's first Orion deep space exploration craft takes off from its launchpad
    Accolades, mostly, for NASA's flawless first flight of Orion
    According to a Friday story on NBC News, the second time was a charm for the first flight of the Orion. Delayed from Thursday, Orion lifted off in the early morning hours to conduct two orbits around the Earth, including one that went as high as 3...
  • Tissint meteorite
    New study shows carbon in Martian meteorite to be 'likely of biological origin'
    The possibility of ancient life on Mars just received an added boost: new analysis of carbon inside a Martian meteorite shows that it is likely of biological origin, according to an international team of scientists from EPFL, it was announced on...
  • Astronomical Events to watch for in December 2014
    Astronomical events of interest for December 2014
    The name for December is derived from the Latin “Decem” meaning “ten”. It was the tenth and last month in the Roman calendar.Moon:Closest to Earth: November 2 (228,589 miles super-size moon)Full Moon: December 6 (Cold Moon...
  • Former NASA worker claims in 1979 human-like figures seen walking on Mars near Viking lander, first craft to send images back from red planet.
    NASA staff saw 2 human-like figures walk on Mars surface via video feed?
    A former NASA employee claims that in 1979 when the first vehicle landed on Mars, which was the Viking lander, she saw evidence of two human figures walking toward that craft. She introduced herself as only “Jackie” and told Coast to...
  • UFO sighting: Is there a human or alien skull on Mars? Silver flying object
    UFO sighting: NASA Mars rover finds alien skull, flying object caught on video
    A freshly recorded UFO sighting and a potential alien skull on Mars are the cause of excited discussion among space and extraterrestrial enthusiasts this week. The IB Times reported this Wednesday, November 19, that a metallic flying object was...
  • Human or Alien skull found on Mars by NASA's Mars rover?
    UFO sighting: Alien or human skull in NASA Mars rover picture?
    Is this a human or alien skull on the surface of Mars? Another NASA picture is grabbing the attention of UFO enthusiasts today as the picture once magnified does have some eerie characteristics of a human skull partially exposed in the sand.Epoch...
  • NASA concept of a Deep Space Habitat
    Planetary Society speculates how NASA intends to go to Mars
    NASA’s plan to land humans on Mars in the 2030s has been somewhat vague, as one would expect for a mission that is not scheduled to happen for 20 years. Moreover, as the space agency’s Office of Inspector General recently noted, lack...
  • NASA caught deleting data from Mars Curiosity Rover images
    NASA caught deleting data from Mars Curiosity Rover images
    Images from the Mars Curiosity Rover have been digitally altered by NASA’s JPL affiliate to cover up objects discovered on Mars. The latest digital alteration was revealed in a November 15 video released on Youtube that showed how an object...
  • Grey Alien skeleton buried on Mars in NASA photo
    Grey Alien skeleton found entombed on Mars? [NASA Photo]
    An amazing photograph of the surface of Mars appears to show a Grey Alien skeleton encased in a rocky tomb on the Martian surface. The photo was taken by the NASA Curiosity rover and published to the public website managed by the space agency. The...