Threat of deadly rock hitting Earth persists
In recent times, there have been claims and counter claims on the possibility of a giant asteroid or rather deadly space rock hitting Earth and causing mass extinction, even of human existence.
India loses contact with Moon lander
India's space programme suffered a huge setback Saturday after losing contact with an unmanned spacecraft moments before it was due to make a historic soft landing on the Moon.
NASA investigating first crime committed in space
US space agency NASA is investigating what may be the first crime committed in outer space, The New York Times reported Saturday.
Probing moon’s impact on health
The August’s full moon, the Full Sturgeon Moon, is expected to greet the skies tonight, Thursday, August 15, 2019. Globally the Full Sturgeon Moon signifies a time of bountiful harvest. In rural settings, full moons are greeted with prolonged moonlight plays and staying outside for longer periods. Indeed, the moon has held the human mind…
Advances in search for habitable planets
Scientists have advanced in the quest for another habitable planet with the recent discovery of two Earth-like planets just 12.5 light years from the solar system could harbour liquid water on their surfaces and have the potential to also be home to alien life.
Major shuffle at NASA in rush to meet Trump's moon deadline
NASA has replaced the head of its human space exploration directorate in a major shake-up, US media reported Wednesday, as the agency scrambles to meet President Donald Trump's ambitious deadline to return astronauts to the moon by 2024.
Conspiracy Theories Trail The Moon Landing
It was the biggest piece of supposed fake news before the term "fake news" was even invented. Millions of people across the world still believe that no one has ever walked on the Moon, and that the images that NASA broadcast in July 1969 were shot in a Hollywood studio. Thousands of Internet sites are…
Nasa Looking to Pay Volunteers ₦6.8M To Stay In Bed For New Study
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is offering ₦6,840,000 ($19,000) to volunteers prepared to spend 60 consecutive days lying in bed. As part of a new research program looking at artificial gravity. While partnering with the space agency, All 24 volunteers will spend 60 days in bed in the envihab facility at the DLR…
The 2018 diary: August
August 1. Buhari goes on 10-days-holiday in London , hands over to Osinbajo. PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari began a 10- day-working holiday in London, the United Kingdom (UK). While Buhari was on vacation , the Vice- President Yemi Osinbajo was to act as the President. ** Tambuwal, APC spokesman, 41 state lawmakers defect to PDP. The…