Sure there are all the individual websites and twitter feeds of all the individual astronomy and space organizations, many use the commercial space news feed provided by Martin Wilson, others use email alerts and news aggregators to stay in the know. However, finding accurate and reliable news that is not biased and is up-to-date is not an easy thing.Read more "The Best Sources of Space and Astronomy News on the Web"
Below we document what Canadian Space Agency Astronaut Jeremy Hansen says about exploring the universe in her recent TED talk.
Humans explored the moon before I was born but I still recall the childhood moment when this photo, shattered a limitation that changed my life forever.Read more "Space Exploration Without Limits – Jeremy Hansen (Canadian Astronaut)"
The Earth needs no introduction. It needs no introduction in part because the Apollo seventeen astronauts when they were hurdling around the moon in one hundred seventy two took this iconic image it galvanized a whole generation of human beings to realize that we are on Spaceship Earth fragile and finite as that is and […]Read more "Private CubeSats that Photograph Earth from Space"
Allow me to introduce myself; my name is Reinier Breytenbach, an amateur astronomer from South Africa. I live near the capital city, Pretoria, but that is not nearly as important as is the fact that I have not kept an observing log for the past 30 years. Why is that important? You may well ask. […]Read more "Welcome To Arrakis"