Sep 28, 2021

Photons Traveling from Planets, Distant Stars, and Even Galaxies

The discovery of the photon dramatically changed the way in which we understand our galaxy. For centuries, the way in which light travels was incredibly misunderstood. Now that we understand how photons operate, NASA is able to use this information to make groundbreaking observations about space.
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Sep 21, 2021

Quick Question: Are There Too Many Asteroid Missions with NASA Currently?

It is no secret that NASA, as well as private space companies like SapceX and Blue Origin are attempting a trip to Mars in the not so distant future. Less glamorously, NASA has been launching a series of missions to nearby asteroids using unmanned probes.
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AG7-50LE – APOLLO 11 LIMITED EDITION 50TH ANNIVERSARY ASTRONAUT PEN & COIN SET WITH SPACE FLOWN MATERIAL
Sep 14, 2021

AG7-50LE – APOLLO 11 LIMITED EDITION 50TH ANNIVERSARY ASTRONAUT PEN & COIN SET WITH SPACE FLOWN MATERIAL

To commemorate this great event, Fisher Space Pen Co. has issued 500 Limited Edition AG-7 Space Pens, each one featuring genuine, authenticated material from the Apollo 11 spacecraft.
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Sep 07, 2021

What Has The Film Hidden Figures Taught Us About NASA in the 1950s and 60s?

Hidden Figures is the true portrayal of three African-American women who were blended into a predominately male staff, performing mathematical calculations by hand to relieve the burden on the engineers.
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Aug 28, 2021

Why Can Astronauts Write in Space?

Did you know writing in space is possible, and that’s because of brilliant minds and advanced technology of today.
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Aug 21, 2021

What Has the Blue Origin and NASA Partnership Been Like?

The 21st century has seen a new era of space exploration, with NASA’s technology advancing at a faster rate than ever before. But, at the same time, we can’t underestimate the contributions of privately owned space exploration companies, and one of the most exciting at the present moment is Blue Origin.
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Aug 14, 2021

What is the James Webb Telescope?

More than 20 years and $10 billion after the announcement of its construction, the James Webb Telescope is finally complete as of this last week.
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