Category: NASA

NASA launches first space probe to study Jupiter’s Trojan asteroids

Oct 16 (The Remnants) – NASA launched a first-of-its kind mission on Saturday to study Jupiter’s Trojan asteroids, two large clusters of space rocks that scientists believe are remnants of primordial material that formed the solar system’s outer planets. The space probe, dubbed Lucy and packed inside a special cargo capsule, lifted off on schedule […] Read More

NASA set to launch November mission to deflect ‘devastating’ asteroid from hitting Earth by NUDGING it with a spacecraft

NASA said on Monday that its mission to deflect an asteroid in deep space using a spacecraft is targeting a late November launch. Known as the Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) mission, the U.S. space agency will send the DART spacecraft to a pair of asteroids – the Didymos binary – at 1:20 a.m. EST on […] Read More

NASA warns of a coming ‘moon wobble’ in 2023 that could produce dramatic flooding

Apparently things will be getting wild in 2023.  According to a new study by the NASA Sea Level Change Science Team from the University of Hawaii, every coast in the United States will see an increase in high tides because of a “wobble” in the moon’s orbit. The team goes on to say that those high tides will […] Read More

NASA awards Nokia to deploy cellular network (4G, 5G) on the moon

Soon, astronauts on moon missions won’t have any excuse for not answering their texts. NASA has awarded Nokia of America $14.1 million to deploy a cellular network on the moon. The freaking moon. The grant is part of $370 million worth of contracts signed under NASA’s “Tipping Point” selections, meant to advance research and development for space exploration. […] Read More

NASA monitoring 5 asteroids headed toward earth over the next few days

Latest Video As if 2020 hasn’t seen enough, NASA is reportedly keeping a watch on five asteroids that are reportedly heading toward Earth over the next few days, with one the asteroids being the size of a stadium according to WMBF News. This comes as the official report from the agency’s asteroid watch stated that the largest of […] Read More

‘City-killer’: Asteroid the size of the Great Pyramid may hit Earth in 2022, says NASA

An asteroid estimated to be around the size of the Great Pyramid of Giza may hit the Earth on May 6, 2022, according to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Despite the one in 3,800 odds — a measly 0.026% chance — of the asteroid smashing into the Earth, the worst-case scenario will surely […] Read More