Enormous 1.4BILLION light-year long structure dubbed the ‘South Pole Wall’ found in space

Enormous 1.4BILLION light-year long structure dubbed the ‘South Pole Wall’ is found in space containing hundreds of thousands of galaxies Researchers created a 3D map of parts of the universe hidden by the Milky Way  They found hundreds of thousands of galaxies connected by string of hydrogen South Pole Wall is adjacent to an area … Read more Enormous 1.4BILLION light-year long structure dubbed the ‘South Pole Wall’ found in space

UK Space Agency and ESA want innovative British companies to share ideas on how they can use 5G 

Space technology and the rapidly growing 5G network could provide a helping hand to the logistics sector – but the UK Space Agency and ESA need your ideas.  After the coronavirus pandemic put most the UK in lockdown, with many having to remain indoors, the ‘vitally important’ logistics sector was put in the spotlight.  Now, … Read more UK Space Agency and ESA want innovative British companies to share ideas on how they can use 5G 

Create a bedroom space that adapts as your youngster grows up 

Putting together a creative and practical design scheme for a child’s bedroom that will stand the test of time is no mean feat.  But an artful blend of hardworking furniture complemented by informal, fun accents will deliver a look that can evolve along with your child.  Here are some handy hacks…  BACK TO BASICS  Though bold-coloured … Read more Create a bedroom space that adapts as your youngster grows up 

Britain buys space firm Oneweb in £800m deal

Britain buys space firm Oneweb in £800m deal that will boost efforts to create home-grown sat nav system, and help deliver super-fast broadband By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:00 BST, 3 July 2020 | Updated: 22:17 BST, 3 July 2020 Britain has bought space firm Oneweb at auction in an £800m deal … Read more Britain buys space firm Oneweb in £800m deal

Japanese engineers develop plan to clean up space junk with a laser-pulsing satellite

There are an estimated 170 million pieces of so-called ‘space junk’ – left behind after missions that can be as big as spent rocket stages or as small as paint flakes – in orbit alongside some US$700 billion (£555bn) of space infrastructure. But only 22,000 are tracked, and with the fragments able to travel at … Read more Japanese engineers develop plan to clean up space junk with a laser-pulsing satellite

International Space Station passes between the Sun and Earth

It may look like a TIE Fighter in a galaxy far, far away, but a NASA image is the International Space Station in transit across our nearest star. A photographer captured the craft moving about five miles per second across the glowing sun at approximately 1:15pm ET in June 24 from Fredericksburg, Virginia. Joel Kowsky, … Read more International Space Station passes between the Sun and Earth

Eau de Space recreates the smell of space as a fragrance based on accounts from NASA astronauts

What does space smell like? Firm recreates the aroma as a fragrance based on accounts from NASA astronauts who say it is a mixture of seared steak, raspberries and rum NASA created the smell of space in a lab back in 2008 to train astronauts The scent has been locked away for nearly a decade … Read more Eau de Space recreates the smell of space as a fragrance based on accounts from NASA astronauts

SpaceX launches US Space Force GPS satellite on Falcon 9

Liftoff! SpaceX successfully launches US Space Force GPS satellite into orbit aboard its Falcon 9 rocket SpaceX launched a GPS satellite for US Space Force aboard the Falcon 9 rocket The launch took off at 4:10pm  ET at Kennedy Space Center in Florida This is Falcon 9’s 11th launch this year, but this time it … Read more SpaceX launches US Space Force GPS satellite on Falcon 9

Liftoff! SpaceX launches US Space Force GPS satellite into orbit aboard its Falcon 9 rocket 

Liftoff! SpaceX successfully launches US Space Force GPS satellite into orbit aboard its Falcon 9 rocket SpaceX launched a GPS satellite for US Space Force aboard the Falcon 9 rocket The launch took off at 4:10pm  ET at Kennedy Space Center in Florida This is Falcon 9’s 11th launch this year, but this time it … Read more Liftoff! SpaceX launches US Space Force GPS satellite into orbit aboard its Falcon 9 rocket 

Close-up threats that invade your personal space activate the brain’s primitive ‘survival instinct’

Close-up threats that invade your personal space activate the brain’s primitive ‘survival instinct’ and are more likely to trigger PTSD than those that are further away, study says Researchers saw evolutionary older parts of the brain activated for near threats But those at least ten feet away activated problem-solving areas of the organ They said … Read more Close-up threats that invade your personal space activate the brain’s primitive ‘survival instinct’