Space and Time

Horizons mission time-lapse – from USA to Africa
14 000 kilometres in under 4 minutes!
Join ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst for a quick flight from the USA to Africa aboard the International Space Station in this time-lapse filmed 12.5 times faster than actual speed.
Alexander is living and ...
NASA | Space Station Daytime Traverse
A room with Earth views! NASA astronaut Ricky Arnold captured this spectacular view from the International Space Station, starting above San Francisco and moving southward through the Americas. Space Station news: https://go.nasa.gov/1DbzULl
Follow Ricky Arnold: https://twitter.com/astro_ricky
Each day, the station ...
Tracing The Source of a Cosmic Phenomenon on This Week @NASA – July 13, 2018
Tracing the source of a cosmic phenomenon, the sound of plasma waves in space, and X-ray exploration of the Eagle Nebula … a few of the stories to tell you about – This Week at NASA!
This video is available ...
Students from Missouri, Mississippi to Call Space Station
Students in St. Louis and southern Mississippi will get to ask questions of NASA astronauts on the International Space Station during two events next week as part of NASA’s Year of Education on Station.
Meteorites and us
Humans have always been fascinated by meteorites - solid pieces of debris from comets, asteroids or meteoroids that originate from outer space and survive their passage through the atmosphere, landing on Earth's surface.
In this video Sean Blair talks about ...
Week In Images
Our week through the lens: 9 - 13 July 2018
Whoops! NASA burned best evidence for life on Mars 40 years ago The Viking Mars landers famously failed to find any evidence of life, but now it seems a rogue chemical reaction masked the signature of organic molecules
Space Bites: Resources beyond Earth | Angel Abbud Madrid
Humans will have to breath, drink and eat while living on the Moon. They will need energy to perform tasks using their robotic companions and materials to build structures. For a sustainable approach to space exploration these resources cannot be ...
Europe’s next Galileo satellites in place atop Ariane 5
Europe’s next Galileo satellites have been put in place on top of the Ariane 5 launcher due to lift them from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana on Wednesday 25 July.
Earth from Space
In this week's edition, Sentinel-3 takes us over eastern China
Earth from Space: Shanghai
In this episode of Earth from Space, Sentinel-3A takes us over eastern China.
Earth from Space is presented by Kelsea Brennan-Wessels from the ESA Web TV virtual studios.
See also http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2018/07/Shanghai_China to download the image.
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Earth from Space: Shanghai
In this episode of Earth from Space, Sentinel-3A takes us over eastern China.
Earth from Space is presented by Kelsea Brennan-Wessels from the ESA Web TV virtual studios.
See also http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2018/07/Shanghai_China to download the image.
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NASA Statement on Nomination for Agency Deputy Administrator
The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine on Thursday’s announcement of the intended nomination by President Donald Trump of James Morhard to serve as the agency’s deputy administrator:
Rare Double Asteroid Revealed by NASA, Observatories
Three of the world's largest radio telescopes team up to show a rare double asteroid. 2017 YE5 is only the fourth binary near-Earth asteroid ever observed in which the two bodies are roughly the same size, and not touching. More: ...
Violent black holes spit neutrinos at Earth and we finally caught one For the first time, we have traced a high-energy neutrino back to its origin - a black hole 4 billion light years away - and solved an old cosmic mystery
NASA’s Fermi Traces Source of Cosmic Neutrino to Monster Black Hole
For the first time ever, scientists using NASA’s Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope have found the source of a high-energy neutrino from outside our galaxy.
NASA | 4K Video Countdown to T-Zero: Flying Faster, Hotter and Closer Than Ever to the Sun
NASA's Parker Solar Probe and its United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy launch vehicle prepare for an unprecedented mission to "kiss the Sun."
NASA launch schedule: https://go.nasa.gov/2JfklMB
About the mission: https://go.nasa.gov/2ubAwFS
The spacecraft aims to unravel 60 years' worth of ...
Earth from Space: special edition
Discover more about our planet with the Earth from Space video programme. In this special edition, ESA’s Aeolus mission scientist, Anne Grete Straume, joins us in the cleanroom at Airbus Defence and Space in Toulouse, France. She explains how winds ...
The Milky Way’s Bulge: From a Hypothesized Blob to a Remarkably Detailed Picture
The Milky Way’s Bulge: From a Hypothesized Blob to a Remarkably Detailed Picture
David Nataf of Johns Hopkins University
The central bulge of our Milky Way galaxy is host to roughly 30 percent of its stars, including a substantial fraction ...
Administator Bridenstine: Returning Astronauts to the Moon
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine delivers remarks during a meeting of the National Space Council in the East Room of the White House, Monday, June 18, 2018, in Washington.
News release: https://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-administrator-statement-on-space-policy-directive-3
Chaired by the Vice President, the council's role is ...
Flight Through the Orion Nebula in Visible Light - Dome Version
This version of "Flight Through the Orion Nebula in Visible Light" has been rendered onto a hemispherical format (azimuthal equidistant projection) for use in planetarium domes. The black circular mask in the images denotes the edge of the hemispherical dome ...
Tonight's Sky: July 2018
This year, Mars reaches its long-awaited opposition on July 27—and is visible all night. Look for its south polar cap and dark features that shift as the planet rotates. You will also spot constellations Scorpius and Sagittarius, and the annual ...
Notice: LaunchUK: spaceflight event At the Farnborough International Airshow 2018 the UK Space Agency will be hosting a conference to celebrate progress on LaunchUK and explore joint interests with businesses from the space and aerospace sectors.

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