carnival of space Archive

Carnival of Space 522

1. Universe Today – Musk Says Maiden Falcon Heavy to Launch in November, Acknowledges High Risk and Releases New Animation “Side booster rockets return to Cape Canaveral,” explains Musk on twitter. “Center lands on droneship.” The two side boosters will …

Carnival of Space 521

Carnival of Space 521 is up at Universe Today Universe Today – Hubble Eyes Stratosphere Around a Very Hot, Watery Jupiter! Artist’s concept of the hot Jupiter WASP-121b, which presents the best evidence yet of a stratosphere on an exoplanet …

Carnival of Space 519

The Carnival of space 519 is at The Evolving Planet Universe Today – Strange Radio Signals Detected from a Nearby Star scientists from the Arecido Observatory recently announced the detection of a strange radio signal coming from Ross 128 – …

Carnival of Space 518

The Carnival of Space 518 is up at Everyday Spacer Blasting News – Moon Express reveals its plans for private lunar exploration The first probe Moon Express intends to launch is the Lunar Scout, which the company hopes to launch …

Carnival of Space 517

1. The Evolving Planet – United States to experience first coast to coast total solar eclipse in 100 years! The solar eclipse will be most visible along a path that goes from Oregon to South Carolina on August 21. 2. …

Carnival of Space 516

Carnival of Space 516 is up at links through space. Planetaria – New Horizons team successfully observes transit of next KBO target, and clouds on Pluto. Images of seven possible clouds on Pluto, as seen by New Horizons. The other …

Carnival of Space 510

The Carnival of Space 510 is at Urban Astronomer Universe Today – We Will Launch on Reusable Rocket After Exceptional SpaceX Performance – Inmarsat CEO Tells Universe Today “I’m sure we will be using a ‘reused rocket’, Inmarsat CEO Pearce …

Carnival of Space 509

1. Chandra X-ray space telescope blog – Observatories Combine to Crack Open the Crab Nebula Astronomers have produced a highly detailed image of the Crab Nebula, by combining data from telescopes spanning nearly the entire breadth of the electromagnetic spectrum, …

Carnival of Space 508

The Carnival of Space 508 is up at The Evolving Planet Universe Today – Only 10 Light-Years Away, there’s a Baby Version of the Solar System Astronomers are understandanly fascinated with the Epsilon Eridani system. For one, this star system …