Free Newsletters - Space - Defense - Environment - Energy
..
Space News from SpaceDaily.com
March 07, 2013
SPACE TRAVEL
NASA Launches Website to Design Interplanetary Missions
Moffett Field CA (SPX) Mar 07, 2013
A small group of engineers at NASA's Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif., have launched a new web-based tool for scientists and engineers to use when designing spacecraft trajectories to interplanetary destinations. The Trajectory Browser, as the web application is called, can provide an instantaneous assessment of the launch date, time and flight path requirements for future missions to asteroids, comets and planets for the next 25 years. "The Trajectory Browser website is best used ... read more
Previous Issues Mar 06 Mar 05 Mar 04 Mar 01 Feb 28
EARTH OBSERVATION

Mysterious electron stash found hidden among Van Allen belts
U.S. researchers, including a trio from Los Alamos National Laboratory, have witnessed the mysterious appearance of a relatively long-lived zone of high-energy electrons stored between Earth's Van A ... more
VENUSIAN HEAT

Cassini Spies Bright Venus From Saturn Orbit
A distant world gleaming in sunlight, Earth's twin planet, Venus, shines like a bright beacon in images taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft in orbit around Saturn. One special image of Venus an ... more
MICROSAT BLITZ

UK's TechDemoSat-1 to launch Q3 2013
Surrey Satellite Technology Limited (SSTL) has signed an agreement with Glavkosmos / NPO Lavotchkin for the launch of the UK technology demonstration mission, TechDemoSat-1, by the Soyuz launch vehi ... more
Space News from SpaceDaily.com


SPACE SCOPES

Keck Observatory Completes $4 Million Adaptive Optics Fund
The W. M. Keck Observatory has successfully completed a $4 million campaign that will give astronomers the most detailed Adaptive Optics images of the cosmos ever created by mankind. Furthermore, th ... more


DEEP IMPACT

Ancient meteorite impact in Iowa studied
Airborne surveys are providing an unprecedented look at a 470-million-year-old meteorite crater in Iowa concealed by bedrock and sediment, geologists say. ... more
spacecraft sub-system supplier
CubeSats, SmallSats and MicroSats
RUSSIAN SPACE

Russia to send woman to space in 2014
Russia will send a female cosmonaut into space for the first time in two decades next year, an official at the space training centre said Wednesday. ... more
EXO LIFE

Evidence that comets could have seeded life on Earth
It's among the most ancient of questions: What are the origins of life on Earth? A new experiment simulating conditions in deep space reveals that the complex building blocks of life could have bee ... more
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
BAE Systems ships carrier hull section to Scotland

Space Command team wins national award

Rebels seize ground as West claims Russia army is in Ukraine

Obama's executive order: computer chip implants to heal injured troops

Japan seeks to double budget for disputed islands patrol

US weighs mission to help besieged Turkmen in Iraq

Iraq forces ready bid to break jihadist siege of Shiite town

STELLAR CHEMISTRY

Modeling Jupiter and Saturn's possible origins
New theoretical modeling by Carnegie's Alan Boss provides clues to how the gas giant planets in our solar system-Jupiter and Saturn-might have formed and evolved. His work was published recently by ... more
MARSDAILY

Curiosity Rover's Recovery on Track
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has transitioned from precautionary "safe mode" to active status on the path of recovery from a memory glitch last week. Resumption of full operations is anticipated by n ... more
TECH SPACE

MEXSAT Bicentenario Satellite Completes On-orbit Testing
The MEXSAT Bicentenario satellite, built by Boeing [NYSE: BA] partner Orbital Sciences Corporation [NYSE: ORB], has completed on-orbit testing and has been accepted by the customer, the first step t ... more
Turn key solar systems for domestic and commercial installations
Solar systems for home and business installations

spacecraft sub-system supplier
CubeSats, SmallSats and MicroSats



Tempur-Pedic Mattress Comparison & Memory Foam Mattress Review

Training Space Professionals Since 1970
STELLAR CHEMISTRY

Gravitational Lens Creates Cartoon of Space Invader
The gravitational field surrounding this massive cluster of galaxies, Abell 68, acts as a natural lens in space to brighten and magnify the light coming from very distant background galaxies. ... more
SPACE SCOPES

Herschel to finish observing soon
ESA's Herschel space observatory is expected to exhaust its supply of liquid helium coolant in the coming weeks after spending more than three exciting years studying the cool Universe. Hersch ... more
24/7 News Coverage
Traders warn of Chinese exodus from Ebola-hit Sierra Leone

Brazil cracks 'biggest' Amazon deforestation gang

SA's Taung Child's skull and brain not human-like in expansion

Sunblock poses potential hazard to sea life

Boron Facilitates Stem Cell Growth and Development in Corn

Sorting cells with sound waves

New Zealand big trees number 10 different species

STELLAR CHEMISTRY

Goddard Lab Works at Extreme Edge of Cosmic Ice
Behind locked doors, in a lab built like a bomb shelter, Perry Gerakines makes something ordinary yet truly alien: ice. This isn't the ice of snowflakes or ice cubes. No, this ice needs such intense ... more
MARSDAILY

NASA's Curiosity rover to be back online next week
NASA's Curiosity rover, which has been exploring Mars since it landed to much fanfare last August, should be running at full capacity next week, after a memory glitch set the robot back. ... more
SPACE TRAVEL

New tech aims to transform homes, shopping in Spain
With a flick of the wrist, residents of a futuristic home developed in Spain can browse Internet pages displayed on the living room walls, switch off a giant projected alarm clock in the bedroom or transform the entire interior into a busy streetscape or tranquil beach. ... more
SPACE TRAVEL
China to use modified rocket for moon landing mission

Water On The Moon: It's Been There All Along

Building a lunar base with 3D printing


SPACE TRAVEL
NASA's Curiosity rover to be back online next week

Curiosity Rover's Recovery on Track

Short Bump Gets Robotic Arm Closer to Rock Target


SPACE TRAVEL
NASA Launches Website to Design Interplanetary Missions

Sequestration and the Civil Space Industry

Gadgets and gizmos galore at world's top IT fair


SPACE TRAVEL
China to launch new manned spacecraft

Woman expected again to join next China crew roster

China's space station will be energy-efficient

SPACE TRAVEL

Gadgets and gizmos galore at world's top IT fair
From a glove that can be used as a mobile phone to a remote-controlled spy helicopter: this year's CeBIT, the world's top high-tech fair, showcases a bewildering array of gadgets. ... more
SPACE TRAVEL

Sequestration and the Civil Space Industry
Amazingly, the space industry appears to have survived the so called "fiscal cliff" at the end of 2012. The next big and scary fiscal event is already upon us and it is called "sequestration." Altho ... more
SATURN DAILY

A Window into Europa's Ocean Right at the Surface
If you could lick the surface of Jupiter's icy moon Europa, you would actually be sampling a bit of the ocean beneath. A new paper by Mike Brown, an astronomer at the California Institute of Technol ... more
ROCKET SCIENCE

2014 maiden launch for Long March-7 rocket
China's indigenous carrier rocket Long March-7 will hopefully make its first launch in 2014, a senior official of the rocket's designing institute said on Friday. Liang Xiaohong, Party chief o ... more
Sierra Pacific Engineering And Products (SPEP) specializes in competitively priced, high quality latches, hinges, hasps, pull knobs, handles, and cam locks.
Our latest products

  • Plastic Hinges
  • Plastic Butt Hinges
  • Butt hinge
  • Cane Bolt
  • Lift Hinges
  • Flush Slam Latch
  • Wire Pulls
  • Cabinet Latch
  • SP on Facebool
  • SP on YouTube
  • IRON AND ICE

    Comet to Make Close Flyby of Red Planet in October 2014

    DEEP IMPACT

    Scientists at Princess Elisabeth Antarctica Discover 18kg Antarctic Meteorite

    SPACE TRAVEL

    General Dynamics Modernizes Ground System Terminals for NASA's Next-generation TDRS Satellites

    LAUNCH PAD

    Vega launcher integration continues for its April mission

    EXO LIFE

    Discoveries Suggest Icy Cosmic Start for Amino Acids and DNA Ingredients

    VSAT NEWS

    Gilat Peru Wins Contract with Peruvian Ministry of Education

    EXO WORLDS

    The Birth of a Giant Planet?

    SPACE TRAVEL

    Chinese probe in breakthrough outer space travel

    EARTH OBSERVATION

    Third radiation belt discovered with UNH-led instrument suite

    TECH SPACE

    SimCity rebuilt for modern life

    3D printer wows world's top high-tech fair

    Space race under way to create quantum satellite

    DARPA's New TERN Program Aims for Eyes in the Sky from the Sea

    Dawn forging through the main asteroid belt

    Connecting the (quantum) dots

    China's space station will be energy-efficient

    China to launch new manned spacecraft

    Woman expected again to join next China crew roster

    Playing quantum tricks with measurements

    NASA Eyes Declining Vegetation In The Eastern United States From 2000 To 2010

    Arianespace wins Australian broadband satellite contract

    Formation of nanoparticles can now be studied molecule-by-molecule

    Feeding limbs and nervous system of one of Earth's earliest animals discovered

    Light particles illuminate the vacuum

    China to use modified rocket for moon landing mission

    Tracking trains with satellite precision

    Sikorsky, Boeing Propose X2 Technology Helicopter Design for US Army's JMR FVL

    N. Korea media ramps up the war talk

    IAEA chief Amano sails into second term

    US wasted billions in Iraq with few results: inspector

    Free Newsletters - Space - Defense - Environment - Energy
    ..
    Buy Advertising Media Advertising Kit Editorial & Other Enquiries Privacy statement
    The contents herein, unless otherwise known to be public domain, are Copyright 1995-2013 - SpaceDaily. AFP and UPI Wire Stories are copyright Agence France-Presse and United Press International. ESA Portal Reports are copyright European Space Agency. All NASA sourced material is public domain. Additional copyrights may apply in whole or part to other bona fide parties. Advertising does not imply endorsement, agreement or approval of any opinions, statements or information provided by SpaceDaily on any web page published or hosted by SpaceDaily. Privacy statement