# nasa - Thursday 30 October, 2014
Fingers are being pointed at the 1960s era Russian rocket used by Orbital Sciences.
# nasa - Wednesday 29 October, 2014
The rocket was bringing supplies to the International Space Station.
# nasa - Monday 20 October, 2014
Global land and sea temperatures for last month were the highest ever recorded.
# nasa - Tuesday 7 October, 2014
US based space walks were curtailed last year after an Italian astronaut nearly drowned.
# nasa - Wednesday 24 September, 2014
The experiment could deliver a breakthrough in successfully growing crops in harsh conditions on earth.
# nasa - Monday 22 September, 2014
Maven is joining a growing number of probes observing Mars from above.
# nasa - Sunday 21 September, 2014
One small click of a mouse. One giant leap…
# nasa - Friday 19 September, 2014
The MAVEN spacecraft, a scout for human explorers, is approaching the red planet
# nasa - Tuesday 16 September, 2014
SpaceX is headed by PayPal co-founder Elon Musk.
# nasa - Thursday 11 September, 2014
“The scientific sequel is upon us.”
# nasa - Tuesday 2 September, 2014
The control system will be entirely automated, and will be first used for agriculture next year.
# nasa - Thursday 21 August, 2014
It can hover like a helicopter and fly like a plane…
# nasa - Tuesday 12 August, 2014
*Or at least what they think it might look like.
# nasa - Saturday 9 August, 2014
It might all be happening up there, but there’s loads to read down here.
# nasa - Friday 1 August, 2014
As part of experiments carried out by NASA’s Mars 2020 rover, researchers will look at whether Martian air could be converted for astronauts to breathe.
# nasa - Thursday 24 July, 2014
Modern civilization could have been “knocked back to the 18th century.”
# nasa - Monday 21 July, 2014
It was one small step for man, one giant leap for media coverage.
# nasa - Thursday 17 July, 2014
A new study by an Australian university has used night time light to establish that economic activity gravitates towards the birth places of political leaders.
# nasa - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
Four Limerick students have had their experiment sent to the International Space Station, thanks to NASA.
# nasa - Thursday 10 July, 2014
Astronauts aboard the International Space Station have posted photos of Typhoon Neoguri
A few weeks into orbit, the LightSail’s wings will expand, making it visible from Earth.
The remarkable event was filmed by NASA’s Solar Dynamic Observatory.
# nasa - Tuesday 8 July, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Garth Brooks, the cabinet reshuffle and Google smartphones for robots…
The Project Tango devices would allow the robots to sense sharp angles inside the space station and create a 3D map that would allow them to navigate the space station.
# nasa - Friday 4 July, 2014
Seven people died in the 1986 tragedy.
# nasa - Tuesday 1 July, 2014
The spacecraft will orbit at 705 kilometres above Earth and will provide the first complete picture of the effects of climate change.
# nasa - Sunday 29 June, 2014
# nasa - Saturday 28 June, 2014
Plus: What was the average temperature around the world last month?
# nasa - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
“This is me at work #busy #casualTuesday #cantwaittilpayday”
# nasa - Sunday 22 June, 2014
These occur so high in the atmosphere that astronauts on the ISS can see them not too far below them.
# nasa - Saturday 14 June, 2014
All the competitors from Algeria to Uruguay, photographed from space.
# nasa - Wednesday 4 June, 2014
# nasa - Wednesday 28 May, 2014
They were harrowing times.
# nasa - Tuesday 13 May, 2014
Calculations on sea level rises will have to be revised upwards, it’s being warned.
# nasa - Sunday 4 May, 2014
Clue: Not very long.
What a place we live in.
# nasa - Friday 25 April, 2014
It’s 100km long and runs across a desert.
# nasa - Tuesday 15 April, 2014
# nasa - Thursday 10 April, 2014
With Mars currently in opposition, and shining with an orange tinge, Conor Farrell explores our fascination with the Red Planet.
# nasa - Sunday 6 April, 2014
It looks like something from a science fiction film, but it’s real.