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Cosmic explosions can hurl out gold and platinum in space: Report - Times Now

Outer space holds numerous mysteries to mankind and day after day, year after year, we humans try to unravel the conundrum of space. While scientists from all over the world are trying to find Planet X in the dark corners of our solar system, a new ...

New Mesa solar exhibit teaches kids about space - FOX 10 News Phoenix

MESA, Ariz. (KSAZ) - It's an exhibit that's out of this world. "It really is about blasting off and enjoying what you imagine, I mean you go outside, you look up to the stars and it's just wonderful," Yevette Armendariz said. The i.d.e.a. Museum in ...

NASA Astronaut Nick Hague 'Rolls with Punches' After Harrowing Soyuz Launch Failure - Space.com

"I imagined that my first trip to outer space was going to be a memorable one," Hague said in one of a series of interviews with selected reporters that were broadcast online. "I didn't expect it to be quite this memorable." [Here's What the Failed ...

"It Came From Outer Space" to be Screened at South Pasadena Library - Pasadena Now

The 50s Sci Fi classic “It Came From Outer Space” will be screened on Thursday, October 18 at 7 p.m. in the South Pasadena Library Community Room. The remarkable, highly influential film, Ray Bradbury's first, was released in the brand new 3-D ...

Scientists decipher themselves “rational” signals from outer space - The Stopru

Flows reasonably repeat with different periodicity based on the galaxy three billion light years from Earth. Hundreds of thousands of people across the world believe in aliens and believe that sooner or later humanity will come into contact with them.

Dave Grohl: “Playing …Teen Spirit Was Like Being Shot Into Outer Space” - Kerrang!

“It was like being shot into outer space. Being able to play that drum fill and break into the chorus… it's spiritual, physical, emotional. “We would look at each other and smile, but the emotions would kind of go in waves, because there was someone ...

Dunphy: The book and movie are equally bad - Alton Telegraph

I'm a fan of movies that are so bad they're actually quite enjoyable on a camp level. Any film directed by the legendary Ed Wood, especially “Glen or Glenda?” and “Plan 9 From Outer Space,” is infinitely funnier than any sitcom broadcast on television ...

Gold Coast business: Pimpama's Gilmour Space Technologies plans Mars mission - Gold Coast Bulletin

A GOLD Coast-based space exploration company wants to send a solar-powered spacecraft to Mars in a mission that could set the stage for interstellar exploration and outer space mining. Gilmore Space Technologies is planning to propose at least one ...

EOS Blockchain Gets A Major Deal With Spacebit - Smartereum

Spacebit, a space blockchain program that is pioneered by astronauts, consultants, rocket scientists, and entrepreneurs, has just brokered a deal with EOS blockchain. The project is aimed at creating democratized access to outer space by tokenizing ...

Debris found on Outer Banks may have fallen from space. Authorities ask Elon Musk - WBTV

A 10-foot by 6-foot chunk of debris that washed up on an Ocracoke Island beach over the weekend has prompted an investigation into its origin, including the possibility that it's part of an aircraft or rocket. The National Park Service, which manages ...

Trump's Space Force Is No Joke - In These Times

In 2008, Russia and China put forward a draft treaty on the Prevention of the Placement of Weapons in Outer Space (PPWT), which lacked a specific verification regime and included a carve-out for the kind of ground-based ASAT weapons both countries had ...

Unlike the US, China seeks to cooperate with other nations in space exploration - Global Times

The EU is eyeing China's advanced technological advantages in launching spacecraft, in an attempt to follow China to explore outer space amid the "scientific revolution," Li Zheng, a research fellow with the China Institute of Contemporary ...

Oppose Trump's US Space Force plan - Green Left Weekly

The Prevention of an Arms Race in Outer Space (PAROS) is a United Nations resolution that reaffirms the basic legal framework of international space law, while also calling for a ban on the weaponisation of space as a way to prevent an arms race.

Warframe Glitch Sends Players Walking Through The Dark Void Of Space - Kotaku Australia

Archwing missions are fighter jet segments where players use special equipment called Archwings to zoom around Star Fox-like, completing objectives in outer space. As reported over at Eurogamer, a Reddit user who goes by Kesu_ first posted an image of ...

Astronaut Kelly Doubts Aborted Soyuz Flight Will Affect US-Russia Cooperation - Sputnik International

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – Last week's aborted Soyuz flight to ISS will create short-term logistical challenges but is unlikely to hinder the ability of the United States and Russia to work together in exploring outer space, US veteran Astronaut Scott ...

NASA's Flagship X-Ray Telescope Back Online After Last Week's Safe Mode - Gizmodo

The Chandra X-Ray Observatory collects x-rays from high-energy sources in outer space, producing incredible images of supernovae, nebulae, pulsars, and other astrophysical oddities. The telescope entered safe mode last Wednesday due to a glitch in a ...

Help Superlost Coffee Launch Java Into Outer Space - bushwickdaily.com

Local coffee roasters Superlost Coffee are going to send five pounds of java into space, but they need the community's support to make it happen. The owners, David Roa and Craig Deahl, plan to use a weather balloon to shoot the coffee, 100 golden ...

Waking Up to China's Space Dream - The Diplomat

At the same time, China is offering its space station for international collaboration to conduct scientific experiments, in partnership with the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA). A China Aerospace Science and Technology Corp ...

ZoukOut 2018 Takes Us To Outer Space And The Future - Weekender Singapore

Strap up for a wild ride into space at this year's ZoukOut! The city's ever-popular dance music festival at Siloso Beach, Sentosa, returns for its 18th edition this year with a theme so out of this world, you'd think you're actually on an ...

Gravitational waves might be able to transfer data - SlashGear

This could have important practical implications in the field of space science and exploration. All wireless methods of communication degrade over time and distance. This is especially problematic in outer space where signals would have to travel over ...

Outer space, deep space, or just space, is the void that exists between celestial bodies, including Earth. It is not completely empty, but consists of a hard vacuum containing a low density of particles, predominantly a plasma of hydrogen and helium as well as electromagnetic radiation, magnetic fields, neutrinos, dust and cosmic rays. The baseline temperature, as set by the background radiation from the Big Bang, is 2.7 kelvins . Plasma with a number density of less than one hydrogen atom per cubic metre and a temperature of millions of kelvins in the space between galaxies accounts for most of the baryonic matter in outer space; local concentrations have condensed into stars and galaxies. In most galaxies, observations provide evidence that 90% of the mass is in an unknown form, called dark matter, which interacts with other matter through gravitational but not electromagnetic forces. Data indicates that the majority of the mass-energy in the observable universe is a poorly understood vacuum energy of space which astronomers label dark energy. Intergalactic space takes up most of the volume of the Universe, but even galaxies and star systems consist almost entirely of empty space.

The interface between the Earth's surface and outer space. The Kármán line at a height of 100 km (62 mi) is shown. The layers of the atmosphere are drawn to scale, whereas objects within them, such as the International Space Station, are not.

Outer space, deep space, or just space, is the void that exists between celestial bodies, including Earth. It is not completely empty, but consists of a hard vacuum containing a low density of particles, predominantly a plasma of hydrogen and helium as well as electromagnetic radiation, magnetic fields, neutrinos, dust and cosmic rays. The baseline temperature, as set by the background radiation from the Big Bang, is 2.7 kelvins (K) (−270.45 °C; −454.81 °F). Plasma with a number density of less than one hydrogen atom per cubic metre and a temperature of millions of kelvins in the space between galaxies accounts for most of the baryonic (ordinary) matter in outer space; local concentrations have condensed into stars and galaxies. In most galaxies, observations provide evidence that 90% of the mass is in an unknown form, called dark matter, which interacts with other matter through gravitational but not electromagnetic forces. Data indicates that the majority of the mass-energy in the observable universe is a poorly understood vacuum energy of space which astronomers label dark energy. Intergalactic space takes up most of the volume of the Universe, but even galaxies and star systems consist almost entirely of empty space.

There is no firm boundary where outer space starts. However the Kármán line, at an altitude of 100 km (62 mi) above sea level, is conventionally used as the start of outer space in space treaties and for aerospace records keeping. The framework for international space law was established by the Outer Space Treaty, which was passed by the United Nations in 1967. This treaty precludes any claims of national sovereignty and permits all states to freely explore outer space. Despite the drafting of UN resolutions for the peaceful uses of outer space, anti-satellite weapons have been tested in Earth orbit.

Humans began the physical exploration of space during the 20th century with the advent of high-altitude balloon flights, followed by manned rocket launches. Earth orbit was first achieved by Yuri Gagarin of the Soviet Union in 1961 and unmanned spacecraft have since reached all of the known planets in the Solar System. Due to the high cost of getting into space, manned spaceflight has been limited to low Earth orbit and the Moon.

Outer space represents a challenging environment for human exploration because of the dual hazards of vacuum and radiation. Microgravity also has a negative effect on human physiology that causes both muscle atrophy and bone loss. In addition to these health and environmental issues, the economic cost of putting objects, including humans, into space is high.