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#Outer Space

# outer-space - Sunday 6 December, 2020

SpaceX launches supply ship packed with Christmas treats to space station
# Starry Christmas
# Starry Christmas

SpaceX launches supply ship packed with Christmas treats to space station

Dec 6th 2020, 6:50 PM 16,728 Views 8 Comments

The Dragon should reach the International Space Station on Monday.

# outer-space - Friday 15 May, 2015

This Irish student just got an asteroid named after him
# Outer Space
# Outer Space

This Irish student just got an asteroid named after him

May 15th 2015, 8:30 PM 15,870 Views 17 Comments

It’s thanks to his winning of a major SciFest prize.

# outer-space - Saturday 8 November, 2014

These stunning Hubble images show us the secrets of the universe
# Deep Space
# Deep Space

These stunning Hubble images show us the secrets of the universe

Nov 8th 2014, 4:00 PM 14,447 Views 28 Comments

And a lot of pretty colours as well.

# outer-space - Friday 29 November, 2013

Japanese plan to turn moon into giant power plant
# Moon Boost
# Moon Boost

Japanese plan to turn moon into giant power plant

Nov 29th 2013, 1:42 PM 19,578 Views 84 Comments

Robots would be used to build a ‘luna ring’ of solar panels on the surface in an ambitious project.

# outer-space - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Cmdr. Hadfield thanked the guy who ran the Dublin Marathon dressed as him
# Out Of This World
From The Daily Edge
# Out Of This World

Cmdr. Hadfield thanked the guy who ran the Dublin Marathon dressed as him

Oct 29th 2013, 8:55 AM 3,957 Views 1 Comment

Can you imagine running a marathon with a cardboard box around your head? No. Neither can we.

# outer-space - Saturday 12 October, 2013

From 1900 to 2013: The evolution of outer space on the big screen
# Final Frontier
# Final Frontier

From 1900 to 2013: The evolution of outer space on the big screen

Oct 12th 2013, 5:00 PM 15,593 Views 19 Comments

From a man on the moon to space wonderlust, black holes and incredible aliens.

# outer-space - Thursday 25 April, 2013

Russian spaceship runs into trouble on way to International Space Station
# Space
# Space

Russian spaceship runs into trouble on way to International Space Station

Apr 25th 2013, 9:46 AM 10,258 Views 32 Comments

The vessel may be unable to properly dock with the ISS after its navigation antenna failed to properly deploy.

# outer-space - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

Is NASA's Voyager about to leave the solar system?
# Final Frontier
# Final Frontier

Is NASA's Voyager about to leave the solar system?

Jun 26th 2012, 6:39 PM 8,866 Views 48 Comments

The spacecraft, which was launched in 1977, appears to be on the verge of becoming the first spaceship to leave the solar system. Bon voyage…

# outer-space - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Russia plans to send man to the Moon
# Space
# Space

Russia plans to send man to the Moon

Mar 14th 2012, 10:40 AM 2,048 Views 20 Comments

As part of a newly unveiled 18-year plan, Russia will send probes to Mars, Jupiter and Venus and a human team to the surface of the Moon.

# outer-space - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

US joins efforts to develop space 'code of conduct'
# Space
# Space

US joins efforts to develop space 'code of conduct'

Jan 18th 2012, 1:18 PM 1,393 Views 5 Comments

Concern is growing over the level of space debris and the possibility of nations developing systems to disrupt commercial or security activity.

# outer-space - Tuesday 8 November, 2011

White House forced to deny extra-terrestrial 'cover-up'
# Aliens
From The Daily Edge
# Aliens

White House forced to deny extra-terrestrial 'cover-up'

Nov 8th 2011, 8:48 AM 1,470 Views 16 Comments

An official petition on the White House website forces a senior communications official to deny a Roswell-style cover-up.

# outer-space - Monday 15 November, 2010

Astronaut tweets amazing pic of Ireland from space
# Space Porn
From The Daily Edge
# Space Porn

Astronaut tweets amazing pic of Ireland from space

Nov 15th 2010, 6:25 PM 13,063 Views 0 Comments

Douglas Wheelock – currently aboard the International Space Station – posts an amazing shot of Ireland by night.

# outer-space - Friday 12 November, 2010

Yet more images of space - from a paper aeroplane
# Out Of This World
# Out Of This World

Yet more images of space - from a paper aeroplane

Nov 12th 2010, 2:36 PM 1,535 Views 0 Comments

First a New York dad, now a Devon science buff takes photographs from space – with a helium balloon and paper plane.