Monday, November 19, 2018

Lunar 3D Printing

ESA researchers recently used simulated lunar regolith to 3D print small items like screws, gears, and even a coin.

More testing needs to be done, but this might be a glimpse of the future.

Saturday, November 17, 2018

SpaceX Launch

SpaceX has successfully launched another satellite with a first stage rocket that has flown before.

The first stage landed softly on a ship, so it could potentially fly yet again.

Friday, November 16, 2018

Greenland

Scientists have found a 20-mile wide circular feature under the Greenland ice sheet that could be an impact crater.

The age of the feature could be anywhere from three million to 12,000 years.  Much more work needs to be done.

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Barnard's Star

Barnard's Star, a red dwarf only 6 light years away, may have a super-Earth orbiting it, new research suggests.

It may also have a second planet.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

UFO

Tucker Carlson had a segment on his show last night reporting on a recent UFO sighting by commercial pilots over Ireland.

Carlson has committed to steady coverage of the subject.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Rovers

Curiosity, after a time of troubles, is back functioning well.

Meanwhile, on the other side of Mars, Opportunity, having been hit by a huge dust storm, remains silent.

Monday, November 12, 2018

Perspective

Alibaba has announced sales of $30 billion on Singles' Day.  One day.

That's half again as much as NASA's current annual budget.