Category: Space

Is there life on Mars?

This century will be the one when the big question is answered, are we alone? The search for life on Mars Some early astronomers were certain that intelligent beings lived on Mars, based purley on early sightings of the planets…
Spectacular Sun Photos

The filament was made of solar material that was ejected from the sun during an intense solar storm on Aug. 31. Flares are caused by increased magnetic activity on the surface of our star, and are becoming more common as…
International Space Station – Amazing Pictures

these amazing pictures were taken during the six-hour, 28-minute spacewalk, Williams and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency astronaut Aki Hoshide (visible in the reflections of Williams’ helmet visor), flight engineer, completed the installation of a Main Bus Switching Unit (MBSU) that…
Amazing Curiosity Rover First Colour 360 Panorama

    This amazing panaroma must be seen Original Photo : NASA JPL- Caltech Interactive panorama conversion: Hans Nyberg – Panoramas.dk Note that more sky has been added artificially in this interactive version. This 360-degree panorama was released Aug 27…
Mars Rover – HD pictures

The Rover has landed. The Mars rover has now started to beam back some stunning HD images from Mars. The gallery below shows the NASA images released for public viewing so far. We have not yet spotted any grey aliens…
Mission To Mars – Viking 1 & 2

Viking tests for Martian life The first spacecraft to land on Mars were the American Viking 1 and 2 probes in 1976. Their mission included testing the planet’s soil for life. However, despite promising early test results, life was not…
NASA Curiosity Landing Video

Nasa’s Curiosity rover sends back its first colour image of Mars surface More photos and panoramas expected to show ‘a new Mars we have never seen before’ as roving lab powers up to full strength The rover  has transmitted its…
NASA – New Mars Pictures

Nasa has released a new full-circle image of planet Mars, which it says is the “next best thing to being there”. The view comes from the panoramic camera on Nasa’s Mars Exploration Rover, Opportunity, combining 817 images. It shows the…