Category: Space

Rare color footage of first spacewalk, Alexei Leonov, 1965

Rare color footage of first spacewalk, Alexei Leonov, 1965

VIDEO ip0onfire  description: Was looking through some archival footage and found this gem.   Taken from “The Moon” (original Russian title ЛУНА, 1965):https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aT1s5…

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Huge meteor spotted across southern B.C.

Huge meteor spotted across southern B.C.

Via BC.CTV News A massive fireball seen streaking across the sky Monday night may have been part of the Perseid meteor shower. People across B.C.’s Lower Mainland took to social media describing what they thought may have been a meteor around 10:15 p.m. Witnesses described seeing a white or yellow light trailing through the sky, so bright that it lit […]

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Meteorite ‘A Gift From Heaven,’ NASA Scientist Says

Meteorite ‘A Gift From Heaven,’ NASA Scientist Says

Via Dave Reneke When Lisa Webber of Novato heard a “boom-badda-boom” in her kitchen two years ago, she had no idea that a golfball-sized meteorite more than 4.5 billion years old had just hit loudly on her roof. Now, after two years of analysis, an international consortium of more than 52 meteorite experts believes that Webber’s find — dubbed the […]

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Controversy Surrounds Claims of “Alien Moon Base”

Controversy Surrounds Claims of “Alien Moon Base”

By Micah Hanks/Mysterious Universe Could there be life on the Moon? Whether or not the lunar surface is conducive to the appearance and sustenance of indigenous life forms, many have questioned whether there could be extra-lunar visitors who may have utilized Earth’s barren satellite for their advantage. International Business Times recently featured a discussion of the claims of Scott Waring, a researcher […]

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Sea creatures are discovered living on the exterior of the ISS

Sea creatures are discovered living on the exterior of the ISS

Via Daily Mail Traces of plankton and other microorganisms have been found living on the exterior of the International Space Station (ISS), according to Russian space officials. They claim the plankton were not carried there at launch – but are thought to have been blown there by air currents on Earth. Incredibly, the tiny organisms were found to be able to […]

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Meeting of Venus and Jupiter could lead to rise in UFO sightings

Meeting of Venus and Jupiter could lead to rise in UFO sightings

Via Western Morning News A dazzling conjunction of Jupiter and Venus could lead to a flurry of UFO sightings early on Monday. The two brightest planets in the sky will form a spectacular “double star” hanging low on the north-eastern horizon. They can be seen shortly before sunrise at around 5am appearing only 0.2 degrees apart – less than half […]

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A Spectacular Conjunction of Venus and Jupiter August 18

A Spectacular Conjunction of Venus and Jupiter August 18

Via Dave Reneke We’re talking about a conjunction of the planets Jupiter and Venus. Venus has been dominating the dawn sky for 2014, and things are about to get interesting.This will be worth getting up for. Jupiter will become more prominent as the week progresses, climaxing with a fine conjunction of the pair on Monday, August 18th. This will be the […]

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NASA offers explanation for photo of ‘man’ on the moon

NASA offers explanation for photo of ‘man’ on the moon

Via Pix11 A photo taken from Google Moon claims to have captured the shadow of a human figure, alien — or even that of an ancient statue. But NASA says that is probably not the case……. VIDEO

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The spaceship that stayed home: the storied career of the shuttle “Enterprise.”

The spaceship that stayed home: the storied career of the shuttle “Enterprise.”

By Sean Munger

Thirty-seven years ago today, on August 12, 1977, a flight of an experimental aircraft occurred over the California desert near Edwards Air Force Base. The pilot’s name was Joe Engle, the flight lasted 5 minutes and 21 seconds, and the craft wound up on a dry lake bed. Though not very long in duration, this flight was pretty historic: it […]

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Video shows UFO passing in front of Sunday’s supermoon

Video shows UFO passing in front of Sunday’s supermoon

Cheryl Santa Maria/Weather Network Sunday’s supermoon was a spectacular display and, based on the number of photos you’ve sent us, it attracted a large crowd. Now, a new YouTube video suggests the phenomenon was incredible enough to draw audience members in from another world. A new video posted to YouTube shows a supposed UFO zipping past the moon Sunday evening. […]

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