Industry News

April 20, 2017

Hubble Observes First Multiple Images Of Explosive Distance Indicator April 20, 2017 – An international team, led by astronomers from the Stockholm University, Sweden, has discovered a distant type Ia supernova, called iPTF16geu — it took the light 4.3 billion…

April 19, 2017

A Winter’s View Of A Gullied Crater April 19, 2017 – This image from NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) shows the location with the most impressive known gully activity in Mars’ northern hemisphere. Gullies are active in the winter due…

April 18, 2017

Student-Built Satellite Launches From Cape Canaveral April 18, 2017 – A University of Colorado Boulder student-built microsatellite is on its way to the International Space Station. The satellite, named ‘Challenger’, had a successful lift off Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at…

April 17, 2017

Asteroid To Fly Safely Past Earth On April 19 April 17, 2017 – A relatively large near-Earth asteroid discovered nearly three years ago will fly safely past Earth on April 19 at a distance of about 1.1 million miles (1.8…

April 14, 2017

LIFT OFF: Women Adding Greater Impact In The Space Industry April 14, 2017 – Over the past several weeks, commercial or ‘new’ space, NASA, and space travel, have made more frequent headlines. The wave of stories included the much anticipated…

April 13, 2017

Hubble Spots Possible Venting Activity On Europa April 13, 2017 – Recent observations of Jupiter’s icy moon Europa by NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope have uncovered a probable plume of material erupting from the moon’s surface at precisely the same location…

April 12, 2017

Ball Aerospace Weather Instrument Completes Three Years Of Successful Operations On Orbit April 12, 2017 – The Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) Microwave Imager (GMI), designed and built by Ball Aerospace for NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, is entering its fourth…