What will 2021 bring for the space tourism industry? It's impossible to know, but here are some of my top space tourism predictions for 2021.
Want to learn how to photograph the aurora? Here are aurora photography tips to help you capture this astronomical phenomena.
Have a New Year's resolution to go stargazing in 2021? Here are some astronomical events in the January night sky this year.
With over 60 years of aerospace history, NASA is one of the longest running and most beloved government organizations in the United States. The men and women have created major innovations and achieved momentous milestones. These, of course, include the Apollo program through to today’s International Space Station missions. One of the most interesting chapters in U.S. aerospace history is the Space Shuttle Program. From the 1970s through 2013, NASA operated a series of reusable spacecraft to help increase human presence in space. These missions launched hardware like the Hubble space telescope and helped build the I.S.S. Though the last shuttle flight was in 2013, the Shuttle program legacy lives…
Want to see the aurora in Russia? Here are tips on when and where you can find the best places to see the northern lights in Russia.
Want to try and see the Geminids meteor shower this year? Here's what to know – when and where to spot the best meteor shower of the year!
The winter solstice will occur on December 21st, 2020. At this point, the northern hemisphere is tipped away from the sun at the furthest point in our annual orbit. For many of us, it will be a dark and cold day of the year. For others, it’s a time of celebration, to mark the beginning of winter or eventual return of the sun – or both. We’ve collected some of the most interesting winter solstice festivals and celebrations around the world in this post. While many of them are cultural celebrations rather than specific events you can attend, you can learn more about the winter solstice and what it means…
Want to see the Great Conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn happening in December 2020? Read on for tips including when and where it's happening!
December is the wonderful time of year; it's also a great month for astronomy! Here's what's in the December night sky, updated for 2020.
Do you love NASA? Curious about the future of space exploration? Just an uber-nerd like me who wants to visit all of the space destinations possible? A visit to NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center has to be on your list! As part of my trip to Space Camp, I had the chance to visit NASA Marshall. In addition to the visitor center, you can take a bus tour to see some of the workspaces where NASA employees are building the next generation of rockets and help astronauts aboard the ISS. If you want to visit NASA Marshall, here’s what you need to know. Unfortunately, due to the ongoing pandemic, U.S.…