Tuesday, January 25, 2022
A SpaceX Cargo Dragon spacecraft has safely returned to Earth after a month in orbit, completing the company’s 24th successful cargo delivery to the International Space Station (ISS). Launched on December 21st, 2021, the CRS-24 mission’s Dragon spacecraft docked with...
By NASA January 24, 2022 The SpaceX Cargo Dragon resupply ship is pictured departing the station in September of 2021 during a previous cargo mission. Credit: NASA A U.S. space freighter returned to Earth today after undocking from the International Space Station...
The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) is the next of NASA’s Great Observatories; following in the line of the Hubble Space Telescope, the Compton Gamma-ray Observatory, the Chandra X-ray Observatory, and the Spitzer Space Telescope. JWST combines qualities of...
The Earth spins on its own axis, with each consecutive rotation marking a whole day on the planet. According to astronomer Jacco Van Loon, of Keele University, the reason the Earth hasn’t stopped spinning is that there is no...
SpaceX's latest cargo mission is back on Earth with a huge haul of science experiments on board.The Dragon CRS-24 cargo ship splashed down today (Jan. 24) in the Atlantic Ocean at 4:05 p.m. EST (2105 GMT), off the coast...
by: MARCIA DUNN, Associated Press Posted: Jan 24, 2022 / 01:31 PM CST / Updated: Jan 24, 2022 / 04:01 PM CST FILE – This 2015 artist’s rendering provided by Northrop Grumman via NASA shows the James Webb Space Telescope. On...
Liquid water previously seen under the surface of Mars may be an illusion, a new study suggests.The liquid was supposedly spotted beneath the planet's ice-covered south pole...
Today's the day: Nearly a month after launch, the James Webb Space Telescope will arrive at its deep-space celestial destination on Monday (Jan. 24).Webb will be orbiting Earth-sun Lagrange Point 2 (L2), which is about 930,000 miles (1.5 million kilometers) away...
A SpaceX Cargo Dragon spacecraft docked to the International Space Station. Credit: NASA A retired microscope and samples from studies on colloids and cellular signaling are among the cargo returning from the International Space Station aboard the 24th SpaceX commercial...

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