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  • Russian hopes to have a lunar colony established by the year 2040.

    Russia shoots for the Moon

    November 30, 2018 • General, Top StoriesComments Off on Russia shoots for the Moon

    In a recent statement by the Russian Federal Space Agency, the announcement was made that Russia hopes to have a lunar colony established by the year 2040. A press release was published by Roscomos, the Russian Federal Space Agency, on Wednesday 28...

  • NASA's InSight lander touched down on the surface of Mars to commence a two-year long research mission.

    NASA’s InSight stuck the #MarsLanding

    November 27, 2018 • General, Top StoriesComments Off on NASA’s InSight stuck the #MarsLanding

    Last night, around 9 PM local time, NASA’s InSight lander touched down on the surface of Mars to commence a two-year long research mission into the composition of the planet’s core and the effects of seismic activity. Here’s a look at some...

  • Watch NASA's InSight lander touch down on Mars

    How to watch NASA’s InSight lander touch down on Mars

    November 26, 2018 • General, Top StoriesComments Off on How to watch NASA’s InSight lander touch down on Mars

    The InSight mission is led by NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California and the craft first took off from California’s Vandenberg Air Force Base in May of this year. InSight is NASA’s first spacecraft to be sent to Mars since...