FEBRUARY WRAP UP

FEBRUARY WRAP UP February 28, 2017 On February 22, 2017, NASA announced that it’s Spitzer Space Telescope had revealed the first known system of seven Earth-size...

“RING of Fire” February 26, 2017

 "RING of Fire" February 26, 2017  On February 26, 2017, an annular eclipse will take place over the Southern Hemisphere. This event will occur along...

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Astronaut and Sen. John Glenn Dead at 95

Associated Press Dec 8, 2016 John Glenn, 1st US astronaut to orbit Earth who later spent 24 years representing Ohio in the Senate, has died at...

Army Corps blocks route of Dakota Access oil pipeline

Army Corps blocks route of Dakota Access oil pipeline KHON2 News Dec 4, 2016 The decision is a victory for the several thousand camped near the construction...

CaSSIS first images from Mars Orbit

CaSSIS first images from Mars orbit Dec 4, 2016 The Mars Camera, CaSSIS, on the ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter captured its first high resolution images of...

Happy Thanksgiving from NASA

Happy Thanksgiving from NASA NASA Nov 23, 2016 Thanksgiving is a time for friends and family to come together in Fellowship, and give thanks for all they have...

The Satellite that Protects Itself

The Satellite that Protects Itself Boeing  Today, every mission relies on satellite intelligence. Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS) is the backbone of the US military's communications. With...

Boeing’s F/A-18C+ Program Gets Hornets Out of Retirement

Boeing's F/A-18C+ Program Gets Hornets Out of Retirement Boeing  The United States Marine Corps is facing a dilemma. There are not enough combat ready fighter jets...

MYSTERY PLANE OVER DENVER IDENTIFIED! OR WAS IT?

MYSTERY PLANE OVER DENVER IDENTIFIED! MYSTERY CONTINUES! #mystery plane A mystery plane captured the attention of thousands of eyewitnesses in Denver, Wednesday, November 16th. People where...