Earth is ready to get a new mini moon – but astronomers are confused by its source Science | News

Earth is ready to get a new mini moon - but astronomers are confused by its source Science | News

An object known as 2020 SO is heading towards Earth and from October it will be a ‘mini-moon’, which may remain in orbit of our planet until May next year. During our lunar eclipse, the Earth regularly receives…

The space station crew woke up to hunt for air leaks

The space station crew woke up to hunt for air leaks

Image copyright NASA The astronauts woke up at night to continue searching for the plane leak on the International Space Station (ISS). Crew members have been searching for the source for several weeks. The search made progress as…

Wei could soon have a new mini-moon

Wei could soon have a new mini-moon

Is it a new asteroid mini-moon or a man-made mini-moon? This is the question about a small object called 2020 SO. NASA’s tiny body database predicts that the object will be caught by Earth’s gravity in October 2020…

The International Space Station ‘leaked’ may require air delivery ‘Science and Technology News

IN SPACE - MAY 29: In this handout provided by National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), back dropped by planet Earth the International Space Station (ISS) is seen from NASA space shuttle Endeavour after the station and shuttle began their post-undocking relative separation May 29, 2011 in space. After 20 years, 25 missions and more than 115 million miles in space, NASA space shuttle Endeavour is on the last leg of its final flight to the International Space Station before being retired and donated to the California Science Center in Los Angeles. Capt. Mark E. Kelly, U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' (D-AZ) husband, has lead mission STS-134 as it delivered the Express Logistics Carrier-3 (ELC-3) and the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS-2) to the International Space Station. (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

The Russian space agency said the International Space Station (ISS) would have to provide extra air once extra-normal volumes began to leak. Russian media quoted Sergei Krikalev, executive director of Rashcomos, as saying that the air leak had…

Lakes buried in liquid water on Mars

Lakes buried in liquid water on Mars

Image copyright ASA / ATG Midlab / DLR / FU Berlin Image title The search also came from data collected by the Mars Express spacecraft Three underground lakes have been identified near the south pole of Mars. Scientists…

Plastic-eating super enzymes can be a major cause of beatings

Plastic-eating super enzymes can be a major cause of beatings

A so-called super enzyme that eats plastics could go further in finding ways to tackle the pollution crisis, scientists say. Elevated proteins contain enzymes produced by two types of bacteria that feed in plastic bottles, known as Iodonella…

Historic SpaceX rocket to launch more Starlink satellites on Monday

Historic SpaceX rocket to launch more Starlink satellites on Monday

On August 30 a Falcon 9 exploded off SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket booster that sent NASA astronauts on the International Space Station SpaceX becomes reusable when it launches another 600 in May Starlink satellite Orbiting at the top…

Air Force hints at interest in Starlink as set for another launch as SparX

Air Force hints at interest in Starlink as set for another launch as SparX

Enlarge / A Falcon 9 rocket launches a Starlink mission in January 2020. SpaceX SpaceX returns to its launch pad at the Kennedy Space Center on Monday for the twelfth launch of operational Starlink satellites. The mission is…

200 mourners at ‘disrespectful’ janaza are ignoring restrictions in the procession

200 mourners at ‘disrespectful’ janaza are ignoring restrictions in the procession

The rally was held at the Castle Bromwich Hall Hotel (Photo: BPM Media) About 200 mourners were found cremated under a janaza after people reported violating the Carnavirus ban. Officials were called to the Castle Bromwich Hall Hotel…

NASA is launching new space toilets and many more space stations this week

NASA is launching new space toilets and many more space stations this week

A private cargo spacecraft will take off from Virginia on Tuesday (September 29), carrying a lot of fresh supplies to the International Space Station, including scientific experiments, including Este Lauder’s skincare and a brand new space toilet. The…