Science And Space

“The first American Astronaut” Daughter To Fly Into Space

"The first American Astronaut" Daughter To Fly Into Space

“The first American Astronaut” Daughter “The first American Astronaut” Daughter, Alan Shepard, will be on New Shepard’s six-member crew. According to a press release published by Blue Origin on its website. The company said that the crew of the space mission, which will launch on December 9, includes two honorary guests and 4 space tourists, …

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“Lunar Eclipse 2021” Earth Will Witness The longest One In The Century

Lunar Eclipse 2021

Lunar Eclipse 2021 Astronomy enthusiasts are expected to follow the longest partial “lunar eclipse 2021” of this century next week between November 18 and 19. Earth’s shadow will largely block sunlight from reaching the moon, covering our lunar neighbor in darkness. And NASA statistics on the lunar eclipse from 2001 to 2100 show that the …

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SuperBIT Telescope Is Balloon-Lofted Telescope That Could Outperform Hubble

SuperBIT Telescope Is Balloon-Lofted Telescope That Could Outperform Hubble

SuperBIT Telescope SuperBIT’s helium balloon is one of the showstopping new technologies the project incorporates. The balloon is the size of a football stadium, with a volume of 695,830 cubic yards (532,000 cubic meters). The Superpressure Balloon-borne Imaging Telescope (SuperBIT Telescope) was announced on Tuesday (July 20) by the Royal Astronomical Society (RAS). Its creators …

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A New Telescope To Discover Any Dangerous Space Visitor

A New Telescope To Discover Any Dangerous Space Visitor

A New Telescope To Discover Any Dangerous Space Visitor To detect potentially dangerous asteroids and comets heading towards Earth, the US Space Agency (NASA) has agreed to design a space telescope, or “New Server”, to do the job. According to CNN, the 20-foot (6-meter) infrared telescope will bolster planetary defense by helping astronomers find asteroids …

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