This theory may explain why 95% of the universe is missing

Scientists may have finally cracked a decades-long mystery surrounding the fabric of the cosmos. As much as 95 percent of the known universe is “missing,” meaning it cannot be explained by scientists and a newly discovered “dark fluid” could solve the conundrum. The material, which scientists say possesses negative mass, brings together dark energy and dark matter into a single […]

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Virgin Galactic is ‘pretty confident’ space tourism will happen by Christmas

Richard Branson made the bold claim last week that Virgin Galactic will send astronauts into space by Christmas. The billionaire said he is “pretty confident” the space tourism venture he co-founded can achieve this milestone by the end of the year in a Nov. 30 interview with CNN Business. “We have a brilliant group of astronauts who literally believe 100 […]

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Russian scientists unveil plan to colonize the moon

Russia has unveiled plans to build a colony on the moon within 20 years. Dmitry Rogozin, the head of Russian space agency Roscosmos, said: “This is the very important moment for Roscosmos.” He said the organization was struggling with financial burdens but there was a clear five-year plan that would lead to a new age of space technology. Anatoly Petrukovich […]

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America’s next moon landing won’t be made by NASA

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — America’s next moon landing will be made by private companies — not NASA. NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine announced Thursday that nine US companies will compete to deliver experiments to the lunar surface. The space agency will buy the service and let private industry work out the details on getting there, he said. The goal is to […]

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Britain runs out of space to stockpile frozen foods as firms panic over No Deal Brexit

In an alarming warning industry leaders revealed that the necessary warehouses are now fully booked for the next six months. Firms were now being turned away following an unprecedented rush over the last few days, according to the Associated Cold Stores & Transport (ACST). It follows the chaos that engulfed Westminster last week after the publication of Theresa May’s draft […]

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Another NASA spacecraft just died

It was only just yesterday that NASA announced its Kepler space telescope had officially been declared dead and now there’s another long-running mission that has also met its demise. Today, NASA revealed that the Dawn spacecraft, which was studying some of the larger objects in our Solar System’s asteroid belt, has also run out of fuel. The craft, which launched […]

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