Category: Space

Were Ancient Martians Murdered by Nuclear Bomb-Dropping Aliens?

Were Ancient Martians Murdered by Nuclear Bomb-Dropping Aliens?

Jason Koebler/Motherboard As far as we can tell, Mars is a desolate-looking desert, with no obvious life. Sure, there may still be microbes there, but I think it’s safe to say that there is not an advanced civilization living on the Red Planet. But was it always that way? Did Mars once host a bustling civilization, one that perhaps was […]

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The Beautiful And Mysterious Fukang Meteorite

The Beautiful And Mysterious Fukang Meteorite

Via Dave Reneke When it slammed into the surface of Earth, there was little sign of the beauty that lay inside. But cutting the Fukang meteorite open yielded a breathtaking sight. Within the rock was a surprise of unexpected riches. Translucent golden crystals of a mineral called olivine gleamed among a silvery honeycomb of nickel-iron. The rare meteorite weighed about […]

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Lunar Mission One – A Kickstarter Project

Lunar Mission One – A Kickstarter Project

VIDEO Lunar Mission One  is the most inspirational lunar project since the Apollo landings and your chance to reserve your place in space. Don’t just follow space exploration – be a part of it! WHAT IS LUNAR MISSION ONE? We plan to send an unmanned robotic landing module to the South Pole of the Moon – an area unexplored by […]

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That UFO might be a satellite killer

That UFO might be a satellite killer

Via Open Minds Among the many things one sees while star gazing, satellites can be some of the most fun and are often mistaken for UFOs. The savvy UFO researcher knows what websites or phone apps to use to find out what satellite they might have seen. However, a recently launched Russian satellite is maneuvering around the sky, and has […]

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Rosetta comet is an alien ship, and 5 other space conspiracies

Rosetta comet is an alien ship, and 5 other space conspiracies

Via The Week Nasa has been busy covering up an alien discovery and guarding humans from the edge of the Earth.  The Rosetta mission made history last week when its lander Philae became the first spacecraft to touchdown on a comet – but conspiracy theorists are saying it is all a guise for something even more extraordinary…..    

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Strange ‘explosion’ turns night to day in the Urals

Strange ‘explosion’ turns night to day in the Urals

Via Siberian Times A huge flash lit up the early evening darkness, as shown by images taken from a dashcam on a road close to Yekaterinburg. The sky suddenly turns orange-red at 17.39 local time (though the dashcam records it as 18.39). For the next 11 seconds an orange light with yellow and white in the middle engulfs the entire […]

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Astronaut – A Journey to Space

Astronaut – A Journey to Space

Astronaut – A journey to space from Guillaume JUIN on Vimeo. What does astronaut see from up there? From the red soil of africa, the blue water of oceans, to the green lights of the poles and yellow light of human activity, discover, through this journey to space, something astoundingly beautiful and strange at the same time… READ MORE

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The Theory of Everything

The Theory of Everything

Universal Pictures UK  description: The Theory of Everything is the story of the most brilliant and celebrated physicist of our time, Stephen Hawking, and Jane Wilde the arts student he fell in love with whilst studying at Cambridge in the 1960s.  Little was expected from Stephen Hawking, a bright but shiftless student of cosmology, given just two years to live […]

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Leonid Meteor Shower Set To Sparkle Our Skies

Leonid Meteor Shower Set To Sparkle Our Skies

Via Dave Reneke Are you ready for a good, predictable meteor shower? Then break out your favourite skywatching gear because the 2014 Leonid meteor shower is already sparkling the skies with ‘shooting stars’ already appearing.In the pre-dawn hours on the mornings of November 17-19th, the offspring of Comet Temple/Tuttle will be flashing through our atmosphere at speeds of up to […]

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Mission Impossible – Rosetta Success!

Mission Impossible – Rosetta Success!

Via Dave Reneke This is all very exciting. For the first time we have managed to land a spacecraft on a comet, and congratulations are in order to everyone involved. Similar to the Moon landing, in a way we’re watching history happen. The European Space Agency spacecraft Rosetta has been approaching a comet called 67P for the past few months, and recently descended […]

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