ESA's Rosetta arrives at Comet 67P

Following a 4 billion mile 10 year sojurn the European Space Agency’s Rosetta space probe arrived at the tiny comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko on 6 August. Now begins a 17 month series […]

This is the "Solstice Season"

While these June evenings are the shortest of the year, the mild temperatures, a trio of planets and the lowest Moon of the year make for enjoyable sky gazing. Saturday, […]

Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics scientists announce first Direct Evidence of Cosmic Inflation. A Team of physicists, cosmologists and astronomers from CFA, Caltech/JPL, Stanford, the University of Minnesota, Graduate students, Post […]

Expedition 39/40 Crew Arrives at ISS

A new trio of Expedition 39 flight engineers has arrived at the International Space Station after a two-day, 34-orbit trip. Soyuz Commander Alexander Skvortsov was at the controls of the […]