James Webb telescope spots clouds around Saturn’s moon Titan for the first time | Tech

New images from the James Webb telescope have sparked excitement among astronomers worldwide. The stargazer has captured clouds in the atmosphere of Titan, Saturn’s largest moon, for the first time. The James Webb telescope was aimed at Titan on November 5. With its infrared scope, the telescope detected two large clouds in the atmosphere. Computer […]

Launch of commercial lunar lander delayed by one day | Tech

The first commercial lander will begin a trip to the moon on Thursday. The spacecraft is made in Japan and has an unmanned cart from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) inside. Actually, the lander was supposed to be launched on Wednesday. The mission is called Hakuto-R and was set up by the Japanese company ispace. […]

Launch of commercial lunar lander delayed by one day | Tech

The first commercial lander will begin a trip to the moon on Thursday. The spacecraft is made in Japan and has an unmanned cart from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) inside. Actually, the lander was supposed to be launched on Wednesday. The mission is called Hakuto-R and was set up by the Japanese company ispace. […]

China sends first permanent residents to new space station Tiangong | Tech

China will launch three astronauts into orbit on Tuesday. The taikonauts, as the country calls its astronauts, go to the new Tiangong space station. They will become its first inhabitants. The three upcoming crew members are Fei Junlong, Deng Qingming and Zhang Lu. The rocket with them on board should take off at 16:08 Dutch […]

Orion spacecraft takes pin-sharp pictures of the moon | Tech

Artemis I’s first space mission has yielded impressive images of the lunar surface. NASA published the images shot by the Orion spacecraft. The spacecraft, which was launched last week, arrived at the moon on Monday. Orion passed the celestial body at an altitude of 130 kilometers. During the flyby, Orion captured a large number of […]

James Webb telescope discovers chemical reactions in atmosphere of exoplanet | Tech

Astronomers have pointed the brand new James Webb telescope at an exoplanet 700 light-years away from Earth. The telescope detected chemical reactions in the atmosphere of the exoplanet, reports the European Space Organization ESA. The exoplanet being studied is named WASP-39b and was discovered in 2011 thanks to the WASP project. This is a research […]

James Webb Captures Newborn Star Shaped Celestial Hourglass | Science

The American space agency NASA has released another beautiful image of the universe made by the James Webb space telescope. The image shows a kind of hourglass of orange and blue substances that are released from a newly formed star, which is located in the center. The colorful clouds are only visible in the infrared […]

Space plane lands back on Earth after record 908 days | Tech

The U.S. Space Force’s X-37B unmanned spacecraft landed back on Earth on Saturday. The device spent a record 908 days in orbit around the Earth. The plane landed at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 11:22 a.m. (Dutch time) on Saturday. This concludes the spacecraft’s sixth mission. What exactly that mission entailed has never […]

ISS space station supplies in jeopardy due to space freighter problems | Tech

The American space agency NASA is investigating whether a Cygnus spacecraft with cargo can still be safely docked to the ISS. After the launch of the spaceship, one of the two solar panels has not unfolded. As a result, less energy is available. The unmanned spaceship was launched Monday from the US state of Virginia. […]