Slashdot Items Tagged "space"

Date / Time Story
Thursday February 22, 2018 @07:54PM Amateur Astronomer Spots Supernova Right As It Begins
Thursday February 22, 2018 @09:39AM SpaceX Successfully Launches Falcon 9 Carrying Starlink Demo Satellites
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @07:40PM Bigelow Launching New Company To Sell Private Space Stations
Monday February 19, 2018 @09:10AM Humanity's Biggest Machines Will Be Built in Space
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @08:22PM SpaceX Hits Two Milestones In Plan For Low-Latency Satellite Broadband
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @04:31PM Tesla Roadster Elon Musk Launched Into Space Has 6 Percent Chance of Hitting Earth In the Next Million Years
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @05:14PM The Next Falcon Heavy Will Carry the Most Powerful Atomic Clock Ever Launched
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @04:25PM New Horizons Probe Captures Images At Record Distance From Earth
Monday February 12, 2018 @05:34PM SpaceX's Falcon Heavy Center Booster Lacked Ignition Fluid To Light Engines and Land On Platform
Monday February 12, 2018 @12:51PM The Trump Administration is Moving To Privatize the International Space Station: Report
Sunday February 11, 2018 @04:41PM Searching For Lithium Deposits With Satellites
Friday February 09, 2018 @01:21AM Elon Musk Explains Why SpaceX Prefers Clusters of Small Engines
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @07:56PM Scientists Create a New Form of Matter: Superionic Water Ice
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @04:06PM SpaceX Successfully Lands Two Falcon Heavy Boosters Simultaneously After Rocket Launch [Update]
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @03:38PM Female Uber Drivers Get Paid Less Than Men, Says Study
Monday February 05, 2018 @09:58PM Scientists May Have Discovered the First Planets Outside the Milky Way
Monday February 05, 2018 @03:58PM SpaceX Has Received Permission From the US Government To Launch Elon Musk's Car Toward Mars
Sunday February 04, 2018 @05:42PM Japan Launches the World's Smallest Satellite-Carrying Rocket
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @06:02PM SpaceX Successfully Launches Satellite Into Orbit On a Used Falcon 9 Rocket
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @05:59PM NASA Poised To Topple a Planet-Finding Barrier
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @09:32PM How To Watch the 'Super Blue Blood Moon' Lunar Eclipse
Saturday January 27, 2018 @09:17PM Rocket Lab Criticized For Launching Their Own Private 'Star' Into Orbit
Friday January 26, 2018 @08:29PM Amateur Astronomer Discovers Long-Dead NASA Satellite Has Come Back To Life
Thursday January 25, 2018 @07:06PM Microbes May Help Astronauts Transform Human Waste Into Food
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @11:52AM In the Search for Alien Life, 'Everyone Is an Astrobiologist'
Monday January 22, 2018 @11:23AM Google's $20 Million Race To the Moon Will End With No Winner -- and Google is OK With That
Saturday January 20, 2018 @10:43PM Rocket Lab Successfully Reaches Orbit and Deploys Its First Satellites
Friday January 19, 2018 @07:25PM Flat Earther Plans New Rocket Launch, Predicts Super Bowl-Sized Ratings
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @03:53PM Meteor Lights Up Southern Michigan
Monday January 15, 2018 @08:30PM The James Webb Space Telescope Has Emerged From the Freezer
Monday January 15, 2018 @06:21PM SpaceX and Boeing Slated For Manned Space Missions By Year's End
Thursday January 11, 2018 @04:37PM Ice Cliffs Spotted On Mars
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @03:02PM Astronomers May Be Closing in on Source of Mysterious Fast Radio Bursts
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @07:53PM Rumors Swirl That Secret Zuma Satellite Launched By SpaceX Was Lost
Sunday January 07, 2018 @08:29PM SpaceX Completes First Launch of 2018: Secretive 'Zuma' Spacecraft
Sunday January 07, 2018 @03:34PM Space Bat Tribute Will Make You Cry
Sunday January 07, 2018 @01:06PM John Young, Legendary Astronaut, Dies at Age 87
Sunday January 07, 2018 @12:49AM NASA Tests a Drone To Explore Jupiter's Moon in Antarctica
Friday January 05, 2018 @04:00PM NASA Launches a Mission To Study the Border of Earth and Space
Thursday January 04, 2018 @06:52PM The Alien Megastructure Around Mysterious 'Tabby's Star' Is Probably Just Dust, Analysis Shows
Thursday January 04, 2018 @05:51PM SpaceX's Latest Advantage? Blowing Up Its Own Rocket, Automatically
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @01:46AM First Blue Moon Total Lunar Eclipse in 150 Years Coming This Month
Sunday December 31, 2017 @08:25PM Some Hopeful Predictions for 2018
Friday December 29, 2017 @12:39PM The Biggest Rocket Launches and Space Missions We're Looking Forward To in 2018
Thursday December 28, 2017 @03:33PM Russia Lost a $45 Million Satellite Because 'They Didn't Get the Coordinates Right'
Sunday December 24, 2017 @05:25PM NASA Begins Planning For An Interstellar Mission In 2069
Sunday December 24, 2017 @04:27PM Wired Publishes Fake Christmas Letter By Elon Musk
Saturday December 23, 2017 @02:09AM SpaceX Rocket Stuns Californians As It Carries 10 Satellites Into Space
Friday December 22, 2017 @11:14PM Can We Get Global Broadband From Low-Earth Orbit Satellites?
Friday December 22, 2017 @04:11PM Elon Musk Shows Off the Tesla Roadster That SpaceX Will Send Beyond Mars
Thursday December 21, 2017 @04:54PM Elon Musk Shows Off Near-Complete Falcon Heavy Rocket
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @05:45PM NASA Advances Missions To Land a Flying Robot on Titan or Snatch a Piece of a Comet
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @06:41PM Interstellar Object 'Oumuamua' Appears To Be Wrapped In An Organic Insulation Layer
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @06:32PM Oumuamua Appears To Be Wrapped In An Organic Insulation Layer
Sunday December 17, 2017 @01:13PM Flat Earther Now Wants To Launch His Homemade Rocket From a Balloon
Saturday December 16, 2017 @06:05PM The US Military Admits It Spent $22 Million Investigating UFOs
Saturday December 16, 2017 @11:46AM NASA Uses Its First Recycled SpaceX Rocket For a Re-Supply Mission
Thursday December 14, 2017 @05:48PM Astronomers Have Come Up With a Better Way To Weigh Millions of Solitary Stars
Thursday December 14, 2017 @03:42PM NASA, Google Spot Eighth Planet in Solar System Rivaling Ours
Thursday December 14, 2017 @11:39AM Space Is Not a Void
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @08:12PM Why Meteoroids Explode Before Hitting the Earth
Monday December 11, 2017 @06:59PM Ask Slashdot: What Is Your View On UFO Sightings?
Monday December 11, 2017 @03:54PM President Trump Is Sending NASA Back To The Moon
Monday December 11, 2017 @12:17AM Google's Machine Learning Is Analyzing Data From NASA's Kepler Space Telescope
Saturday December 09, 2017 @04:36PM New Satellite Experiment Helps Confirm Einstein's Equivalence Principle
Friday December 08, 2017 @08:56AM Boeing CEO Says Boeing Will Beat SpaceX To Mars
Thursday December 07, 2017 @08:36PM Almost All Bronze Age Artifacts Were Made From Meteorite Iron
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @11:10AM The International Space Station is Super Germy
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @12:22AM New Evidence Points To Icy Plate Tectonics On Europa
Monday December 04, 2017 @12:19AM Two Stars Collided And Solved Half of Astronomy's Problems. Now What?
Saturday December 02, 2017 @03:59AM SpaceX Plans To Blast a Tesla Roadster Into Orbit Around Mars
Friday December 01, 2017 @09:47PM A Programing Error Blasted 19 Russian Satellites Back Towards Earth
Friday December 01, 2017 @06:24PM China's Dark Matter Probe Detects Tantalizing Signal
Friday December 01, 2017 @04:24PM Voyager 1 Fires Up Thrusters After 37 Years
Thursday November 30, 2017 @08:28PM SpaceX's First Falcon Heavy Launch Will Now Take Place In 2018
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @04:20PM Bacteria Found On ISS May Be Alien In Origin, Says Cosmonaut
Monday November 27, 2017 @08:34AM Living Bacteria Of Unknown Origin Found On The Outside Hull Of The ISS
Saturday November 25, 2017 @05:22PM Flat Earther Plans To Launch Homemade Manned Rocket
Saturday November 25, 2017 @05:18PM Flat Earther's Homemade Rocket Launcher Breaks Down in His Driveway
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:36PM Flowing Water On Mars' Surface May Just Be Rolling Sand Instead
Monday November 20, 2017 @05:24PM Study of Recent Interstellar Asteroid Reveals Bizarre Shape
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @08:29PM Astronomers Find An Earth-Size World Just 11 Light Years Away
Monday November 13, 2017 @07:07PM Study Finds SpaceX Investment Saved NASA Hundreds of Millions
Sunday November 12, 2017 @10:46PM Asgardia Becomes the First Nation Deployed in Space
Sunday November 12, 2017 @02:17PM NASA Funds Designs for a Nuclear Thermal Propulsion Rocket
Friday November 10, 2017 @09:42PM Is Physical Law an Alien Intelligence?
Friday November 10, 2017 @01:52PM Exit Interview: Scott Kelly
Thursday November 09, 2017 @09:50AM NASA: We're Not Building Flying Taxi Software For Uber
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @03:15PM SpaceX Rocket Engine Explodes During Test
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @01:29AM NASA Astronaut Dick Gordon, Pilot of Gemini and Apollo 12, Dies At 88
Sunday November 05, 2017 @06:34PM China Plans to Also Launch Reusable Spaceplanes by 2020
Saturday November 04, 2017 @06:48PM Jeff Bezos Just Sold $1.1 Billion in Amazon Stock
Friday November 03, 2017 @05:43PM Laika, the Pioneering Space Dog, Was Launched 60 Years Ago Today
Thursday November 02, 2017 @05:10PM Five New Asteroids Surprise Astronomers In Hubble Images
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @06:06PM The Asteroid That Wiped Out Dinosaurs Plunged Earth Into Catastrophic Winter
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @03:31PM NASA Wants Private Company To Take Over Spitzer Space Telescope
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @06:03PM Entrepreneurial Space Age Began In 2009, Says Report
Monday October 30, 2017 @03:46PM SpaceX Lands the 13th Falcon 9 Rocket of the Year In Flames
Saturday October 28, 2017 @12:42PM India, China, and Japan Are All Planning Moon Missions
Friday October 27, 2017 @07:17PM SpaceX Eyes 19 Launches In 2017
Thursday October 26, 2017 @07:16PM First Extrasolar Object Observed Racing Through Our Solar System
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @04:18PM Astronaut Paul Weitz Dies At 85; Veteran of Skylab and Shuttle Missions
Sunday October 22, 2017 @06:54PM The Oceanic Pole of Inaccessibility: Where Spacecraft Go To Die
Saturday October 21, 2017 @04:13PM The Oceanic Pole Of Inaccessibility - The Place Spacecraft Go To Die
Thursday October 19, 2017 @06:19PM Blue Origin Successfully Test Fires Game-Changing BE-4 Rocket Engine
Monday October 16, 2017 @08:22PM Google Maps Now Lets You Explore Your Local Planets and Moons
Monday October 16, 2017 @08:13PM Essential Is Getting Sued For Allegedly Stealing Wireless Connector Technology
Sunday October 15, 2017 @10:08AM Elon Musk Teases Reddit With Bad Answers About BFR Rocket
Saturday October 14, 2017 @04:03PM 8.5-Ton Chinese Space Station Will Crash To Earth In a Few Months
Saturday October 14, 2017 @02:38PM 8.5 Ton Chinese Space Station 'Tiangong 1' Is Going To Crash To Earth
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @07:29PM SpaceX Successfully Landed the 12th Falcon 9 Rocket of 2017
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:42PM Scientists Discover Ring Around Dwarf Planet Haumea Beyond Neptune
Sunday October 08, 2017 @03:48PM Astronaut Scott Kelly Describes One Year In Space -- And Its After Effects
Friday October 06, 2017 @02:39PM The World's Oldest Scientific Satellite is Still in Orbit
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @05:01PM Nobel Prize In Physics Awarded For Discovery of Gravitational Waves
Friday September 29, 2017 @05:17PM Hawaii Approves Telescope On Volcano Sacred To Indigenous People
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @09:33PM A Fourth Gravitational Wave Has Been Detected
Monday September 25, 2017 @11:35AM Australia Finally Creates Its Own National Space Agency
Thursday September 21, 2017 @03:55PM Most Powerful Cosmic Rays Come From Galaxies Far, Far Away
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @03:37PM NASA's Hubble Captures Blistering Pitch-Black Planet
Sunday September 17, 2017 @02:25PM Idaho Wants To Establish America's First 'Dark Sky Preserve'
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:48PM Elon Musk Releases Supercut of SpaceX Rocket Explosions
Friday September 15, 2017 @09:40AM Cassini's Saturn Mission Goes Out In A Blaze Of Glory
Thursday September 14, 2017 @11:27AM Cassini's Best Discoveries of Saturn and Its Moons
Friday September 08, 2017 @01:39PM Are We Being Watched? Tens of Other Worlds Could Spot the Earth
Thursday September 07, 2017 @08:59PM SpaceX Rocket Launches X-37B Space Plane On Secret Mission, Aces Landing
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @05:14PM A Powerful Solar Storm Is Bringing Hazards and Rare Auroras Our Way
Sunday September 03, 2017 @11:48AM Near Earth Asteroid 'Florence' Makes a Close Pass
Sunday September 03, 2017 @12:07AM The Solar Eclipse of 2017 Destroyed Lots of Rental Camera Gear
Friday September 01, 2017 @05:47PM Astronomers Detect 15 Atypical Signals From Distant Galaxy
Thursday August 31, 2017 @05:34PM India's Workhorse Rocket Fails For the First Time In Decades
Sunday August 27, 2017 @06:48PM Converted Missile Launches Military Satellite to Track Spacecraft
Saturday August 26, 2017 @10:32PM SLAC Experiment Proves It Rains Diamonds On Uranus and Neptune
Saturday August 26, 2017 @09:23PM Ask Slashdot: How Did You Experience The Solar Eclipse?
Saturday August 26, 2017 @03:52PM New Kind of Gravitational Wave Source Detected?
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:29PM Elon Musk Posts First Photo of SpaceX's New Spacesuit
Monday August 21, 2017 @09:29AM How the Voyager Golden Record Was Made
Friday August 18, 2017 @10:57PM NASA's Cassini Probe Begins Its 'Grand Finale' Through Saturn's Atmosphere
Friday August 18, 2017 @05:41PM Atlas 5 Rocket Launches $400 Million NASA Satellite Into Space
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @04:52PM Google Lunar X-Prize Extends Deadline Through March 2018
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @12:06PM NASA is Sending Bacteria Into the Sky on Balloons During the Eclipse
Monday August 14, 2017 @03:48PM SpaceX Successfully Launches, Recovers Falcon 9 For CRS-12
Monday August 14, 2017 @11:40AM SpaceX Will Deliver The First Supercomputer To The ISS
Sunday August 13, 2017 @05:39PM Some Retailers Criticize Amazon's Recall of Eclipse Glasses
Sunday August 13, 2017 @04:30PM Astrophysicist Believes Technologically-Advanced Species Extinguish Themselves
Friday August 11, 2017 @04:39PM NASA Looks At Reviving Atomic Rocket Program
Friday August 11, 2017 @01:00PM Startup To Put Cellphone Tower on the Moon
Thursday August 10, 2017 @05:25PM Astronomers Detect Four Earth-Sized Planets Orbiting The Nearest Sun-Like Star
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @05:27PM Moon Had Magnetic Field At Least a Billion Years Longer Than Thought, Says Study
Wednesday August 09, 2017 @03:26AM Can Primordial Black Holes Alone Account For Dark Matter?
Sunday August 06, 2017 @09:01PM SpaceX Releases Animation of Planned Falcon Heavy Launch
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @03:14PM Hyperloop One's Full-Scale Pod Reaches 192 MPH In New Nevada Track Test
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @03:13PM National Solar Observatory Predicts Shape of Solar Corona For August Eclipse
Sunday July 30, 2017 @11:20PM Luxembourg Just Passed A New Asteroid Mining Law
Thursday July 27, 2017 @06:57PM SpaceX Is Now One of the World's Most Valuable Privately Held Companies
Thursday July 27, 2017 @04:45PM Solar-Eclipse Glasses On Amazon May Not Meet NASA's Safety Requirements
Monday July 24, 2017 @04:47PM A New Study Shows the Moon's Interior Could Contain Water
Sunday July 23, 2017 @04:42PM How NASA Glimpsed The Mysterious Object 'New Horizons' Will Reach In 2019
Friday July 21, 2017 @04:10PM Kickstarter to save NASA Mission Control
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @03:35PM SpaceX Pulls the Plug On Its Red Dragon Plans
Thursday July 13, 2017 @03:31PM Former Astronaut Julie Payette To Be Canada's Next Governor General
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @05:55PM NASA Releases Juno's First Stunning Close-Ups of Jupiter's Giant Storm
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @04:11PM Private Company Plans To Bring Moon Rocks Back To Earth In Three Years
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @03:49PM NASA Is Studying the Fungus Among Us Before Humans Take It To a New Planet
Sunday July 09, 2017 @03:18PM Congressmen Propose a New Military Branch: The 'US Space Corps'
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @06:33PM NASA Seeks Nuclear Power For Mars
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @12:59PM NASA Is Going To Crash a Satellite Into an Asteroid
Sunday July 02, 2017 @02:13PM China's Rocket Fails After Liftoff
Saturday July 01, 2017 @04:22PM Rocket Lab Inaugurates The Era Of Even Cheaper Rocket Launches
Friday June 30, 2017 @07:02PM Something Big Is Warping Our Outer Solar System
Friday June 30, 2017 @01:28PM Japan Wants To Put a Man On the Moon, Accelerating Asian Space Race
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @04:59PM Blue Origin To Build Its BE-4 Rocket Engine In Alabama, Creating Hundreds of Jobs
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @03:02PM August Solar Eclipse Could Disrupt Roads and Cellular Networks
Monday June 26, 2017 @02:38PM Sorry, But Anonymous Has No Evidence That NASA Has Found Alien Life
Sunday June 25, 2017 @01:36PM SpaceX Livestreams Sunday's Rocket Launch
Friday June 23, 2017 @06:32PM FCC Grants OneWeb Approval To Launch Over 700 Satellites For 'Space Internet'
Friday June 23, 2017 @03:08PM SpaceX Successfully Launches and Lands a Used Rocket For the Second Time
Thursday June 22, 2017 @07:35PM ESA Approves Gravitational-Wave Hunting Spacecraft For 2034
Thursday June 22, 2017 @12:19PM Stephen Hawking Says He Is Convinced That Humans Need To Leave Earth
Thursday June 22, 2017 @06:28AM Stephen Hawking: "I Am Convinced That Humans Need to Leave Earth"
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @05:07PM Curiosity Rover Decides, By Itself, What To Investigate On Mars
Monday June 19, 2017 @03:09PM Equipment Already In Space Can Be Adapted For Extremely Secure Data Encryption
Monday June 19, 2017 @02:28PM NASA Finds Evidence Of 10 New Earth-sized Planets
Friday June 16, 2017 @06:07PM Air Force Budget Reveals How Much SpaceX Undercuts Launch Prices
Friday June 16, 2017 @01:47PM Life On Mars: Elon Musk Reveals Details of His Colonisation Vision
Thursday June 15, 2017 @05:23PM New Evidence That All Stars Are Born In Pairs
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @10:54PM US Spy Satellite Buzzes ISS
Sunday June 11, 2017 @01:23PM SpaceX Releases Ultra-HD 4K Footage Of Falcon 9 Landing
Saturday June 10, 2017 @01:14PM Has the 40-year Old Mystery of the 'Wow!' Signal Been Solved?
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @06:57PM SpaceX Will Launch Secretive X-37B Spaceplane's Next Mission
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @06:49PM Astronomers Prove To Einstein That Stars Can Warp Light
Monday June 05, 2017 @04:13PM Astronomers Discover Alien World Hotter Than Most Stars
Sunday June 04, 2017 @01:32PM A Lake On Mars May Once Have Teemed With Life
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:44PM Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Unveils World's Biggest Plane
Thursday June 01, 2017 @06:02PM Take-Two Acquires Kerbal Space Program
Thursday June 01, 2017 @03:37PM Third Gravitational Wave Detected From Black-Hole Merger 3 Billion Light Years Away
Thursday June 01, 2017 @02:32AM SpaceX To Refly a Dragon Cargo Spacecraft
Friday May 26, 2017 @08:36PM New Zealand Joins Space Race With Successful Launch Of Lightweight 'Electron' Rocket
Thursday May 25, 2017 @08:34PM Juno Spacecraft Reveals Spectacular Cyclones At Jupiter's Poles
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @07:04PM Boeing Will Make the Military's New Hypersonic Spaceplane